Suppose a computer company wanted to convince you that its wafer-thin tablet could replace your laptop. As an engineer or designer, you probably want to see the device run some full-blown 3D CAD software. Right?
In fact, Andrew Hill, director of mechanical engineering, says his team is designing the next Microsoft Surface Pro model with PTC Creo Parametric running on the current Surface Pro model.
It’s possible because the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 packs an Intel Core i7, 512GB storage, and 8GB RAM within that slight 0.36-inch frame.
We are delighted to see PTC Creo featured in the Microsoft Surface video. However, we do have to agree with YouTube commenter, Nathan Bell, who writes: A longer video is needed. Show us more!
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Geoff Hedges is the founder and major contributor to creo.ptc.com, a CAD focused blog that’s reached over 1 million visitors since launch.
In his current role as Program Marketing Director for the PLM and ALM businesses, he is responsible for demand marketing, including developing and executing demand generation campaigns, web site experience and product launch.
Geoff has more than 30 years of experience working in the areas of CAD, PLM, and PDM software; he holds an Honors Degree in Mechanical Engineering and currently lives in Stuttgart, Germany.