International Paris Air Show 2019
We’re very happy and proud to announce we are partnering up with Segula Technologies (Hall 2B, booth E125) to showcase SmartShape during the International Paris Air Show 2019, at le Bourget, Paris, France! We will demonstrate how a SmartShape digital twin can be connected to maintenance applications and databases. Maintenance manuals, documents and operations still rely heavily on paper. The digital twin and SmartShape bring safer and faster maintenance operations for the aerospace industry.
Implementation of the Basis Universal Texture Format in Smartshape
With the recent open source release of the Basis Universal GPU Texture Codec by Binomial, a new step toward the standardization of GPU texture formats was made. SmartShape supports many image formats along with the most common 3D formats. Once uploaded into SmartShape, the images are transcoded to every target GPU format needed to meet the mobile and Web platforms requirements. Storing GPU friendly texture formats presents multiple benefits when these are served to the end user’s device and rendered on it such as:
If it is not a service, it is not a Digital Twin (part 1)
What makes a Digital Twin? Lots of things are being said and written about Digital Twins. So in this first article of a series, I want to paint our vision of the Digital Twin. The vision behind SmartShape. With an emphasis on the “digital” side of things. This word is used and abused in many ways. Tot alk about the Digital Twin, we must not forget - and maybe even start with - its physical counterpart.
Interview of the CEO - What Is Smartshape?
You might wonder “what is SmartShape?”. And I’m glad you asked. A lot of people ask me how I - as the CEO of the company - would define SmartShape. Here is a video interview to answer to the most common questions about SmartShape as a technology but also as a product.
Laval Virtual 2019
Throughout its 20 years of existence, Laval Virtual has become the indispensable catalyst and facilitator for organizations from the VR/AR and Immersive techniques field. We’re very happy and proud to announce we are partnering up with Lenovo (Hall E, booth E50) to showcase SmartShape during Laval Virtual 2019! We will demo a SmartShape-powered collaborative Augmented Reality workflow running on the brand new Motorola G7 (Motorola is the mobile division of Lenovo).