Ultimaker Unveils Software Strategy to Unlock Greater 3D Printing Potential

BIRMINGHAM, England, September 26, 2017 — (PRNewswire) —
  • Focused software strategy makes Ultimaker a future-ready solution that continues to deliver greater results over time for individual users and businesses.
  • Ultimaker Cura will be released on October 17th 2017 and offers seamless workflow integration with third party software providers.
  • Cura Connect will be released on November 7th 2017, enables automatic print job scheduling and management for multiple Ultimaker 3D printers.

Leading 3D printer manufacturer Ultimaker announced their new software strategy at the TCT Show in Birmingham, UK. Already known worldwide for producing the most reliable and user-friendly 3D printers available, Ultimaker will put software at the heart of its strategy by releasing regular software upgrades that continuously enhance the existing hardware over time. This will make Ultimaker a future-ready solution that continues to deliver better results for users and businesses. The first two key software updates will be Ultimaker Cura and Cura Connect.

     (Photo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/561889/Ultimaker_Software_Strategy.jpg )

     (Logo: http://mma.prnewswire.com/media/561891/Ultimaker_Logo.jpg )

Ultimaker Cura
The release of Ultimaker Cura is scheduled for release on October 17th and offers a powerful, no-hassle solution to prepare files for digital fabrication.

The key benefits of Ultimaker Cura include:

  • Expanding the Ultimaker ecosystem by offering software upgrades that improve the possibilities of the hardware.
  • Integration with leading design and engineering software means businesses can create new workflows tailored to their needs
  • Providing seamless workflow integration between industry-standard CAD applications such as SolidWorks and Siemens NX.

Cura Connect 

Cura Connect will be released in Ultimaker Cura on November 7th 2017. Cura Connect enables users to manage an array of Ultimaker 3D printers, creating an accessible solution for prototyping, tooling and small-scale production. This pioneering industry solution allows users to schedule, queue and monitor print jobs for maximize the efficiency of Ultimaker 3D printers.

Paul Heiden, Senior VP of Product Management at Ultimaker explains: "Even customers that bought the very first Ultimaker 3 can benefit from the new software solutions provided in Ultimaker Cura, now, and in the future. We are proud to be providing future-ready solutions. Ultimaker Cura opens up the possibility of third party plugin development that ensures seamless workflow integration with industry-standard CAD software to make 3D printing even more accessible."

Siert Wijnia, founder of Ultimaker continues: "Furthermore, we will continuously develop new applications for our 3D printers, creating an even more integrated solution for our one million Cura users, including professional designers, engineers, researchers, and manufacturers. This will help users get the most out of their Ultimaker 3D printer."

About Ultimaker 

Ultimaker has been in operation since 2011, and over the years has grown to become a market-leader; creating powerful, professional and accessible desktop 3D printers. With offices in the Netherlands, New York, and Boston, plus production facilities in Europe and the US, Ultimaker's team of over 300 employees continually strives to offer the highest-quality 3D printers, software, and materials on the market.

SOURCE Ultimaker

Contact:
Ultimaker
Media Contact Global Moniek Jansink +31 (0)615386237 Email Contact USA: Emily Adams +1(617) 779 1891 Email Contact




Review Article Be the first to review this article

SolidCAM - Learn More

Featured Video
Editorial
Jobs
Applications Programmer Analyst I for Southern Nevada Health District at Las Vegas, Nevada
Geographical Information Systems Analyst for Saalex Solutions at Fallon, Nevada
Applications Programmer Analyst II for Southern Nevada Health District at Las Vegas, Nevada
Upcoming Events
Robotics Summit & Expo at Seaport World Trade Center 1 Seaport Lane Boston MA - Sep 24 - 25, 2020
DEVELOP 3D Live 2020 New Date November 3rd at Sheffield University ctagon and INOX Building, Durham Road Sheffield United Kingdom - Nov 3, 2020
Digital Twin 2020 - Now in November 2020 at Melbourne FL - Nov 4 - 5, 2020
Sensors Expo & Conference at McEnery Convention Center SAN JOSE CA - Nov 16 - 18, 2020



© 2020 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
AECCafe - Architectural Design and Engineering EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise