Chuck Grindstaff joined what was then Unigraphics Solutions
The transaction also marks a rapid U-turn in EDS's strategy to become the leading player in the PLM space, an intention it announced in 2001 following the acquisitions of Unigraphics Solutions
for $170m, for the remaining 14% stake, and SDRC for $950m.
BSA members include Adobe, Apple Computer, Autodesk, Bentley Systems, Borland, CNC Software/Mastercam, Macromedia, Microsoft, Network Associates, Symantec and Unigraphics Solutions
Trans-Tec's CAD software is Solid Edge from Unigraphics Solutions
, a Cypress, CA, unit of EDS Corp.
Inc., Unigraphics Solutions
, Parasolid, Solid Edge, Unigraphics, ProductVision, iMAN, GRIP, managedServices, EAI, FactoryCAD, FactoryFlow, Sense8, VisFactory, VisConcept, VisConference, VisMockup, VisProducts, VisVSA, VSA, e-Vis, LightningStart and RAPIDiMAN are trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks of Unigraphics Solutions
The Texas-based IT services provider EDS has combined its Unigraphics Solutions
(UGS) and Structural Dynamics Research Corp (SDRC) units into a new business called PLM Solutions.
EDS also will purchase the remaining shares of Unigraphics Solutions
(UGS) in Cypress, Calif, which supplies CAD/CAM and other software such as Unigraphics, Parasolid, Solid Edge, and Product Vision.
The PACE initiative was formed in 1999 by General Motors of Detroit; Sun Microsystems of Palo Alto, Calif.; Unigraphics Solutions
Once part of the then GM-owned Electronic Data Systems (EDS), Unigraphics Solutions
A new Solid Edge module from Unigraphics Solutions
is powered by an intelligent, million-unit parts library created by MechSoft.com.
Inc., 675 Discovery Dr., Ste.
Underscoring its commitment to education, Freudenberg-NOK together with Unigraphics Solutions
has donated 20 computer- aided design (CAD) workstations, a server and related software to the University of Massachusetts Lowell for use in its Plastics Engineering Department, which conducts research and educational studies for industry.