Lenovo's laptop supports the IEEE 802.11n draft specification, which has a maximum speed of 540 Mbits/sec. Backward compatibility with existing Wi-Fi versions provides access until 802.11n access points become available. The PC's other wireless options include 3G WWAN3 on Cingular or Verizon networks, Bluetooth and Infrared. The 15.4-inch widescreen notebook weighs 5.1 lb and measures 1.1-inch thick. Its Core 2 Duo processor starts at 1.66 GHz.
This slideshow includes several versions of multi-materials machines, two different composites processes including one at microscale, and two vastly different metals processes. Potential game-changers down the line include three microscale processes.
Hosted CAD or PDM systems is an emerging technology that offers many advantages over traditional on premise workstation CAD configurations and is making many companies rethink how to deliver future CAD software solutions.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.