Vero Software recently hosted successful Alphacam and Cabinet Vision User Group Meetings at the North American divisional headquarters of parent company Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence, in North Kingston, R.I.
The meetings, which took place Oct. 17 and 18, delivered in-depth overviews of new product features and enhancements, as well as a preview of upcoming developments.
Participants learned how to optimize the Alphacam user interface for an up to 30 percent reduction in programming time, and were given a real-time demonstration of how parts reverse engineered with Hexagon technology can be easily programmed using Vero Software.
“We scanned a part with a Hexagon portable ROMER scanning arm, generated a file populated with the associated geometry, and then imported the file into Alphacam,” said Perry Boyett, Alphacam sales and services director. “From there, we were able to program the part to demonstrate how Hexagon metrology equipment and Vero solutions quickly add up to greater efficiency on the shop floor.”
In addition to being educational forums, user-group meetings are an opportunity for customers to pose practical questions to Vero staff, as well as to interact with peers.
“These meetings are designed to directly benefit our customers by offering training at no charge on certain aspects of the software,” said Paul Corey, sales engineer for Vero Software. “At events like these, our users are given the opportunity to ask questions and receive answers that will immediately help them to be more productive.”
Part of the Vero Software Group, Alphacam is a leading CAM solution for wood, stone, composites and metal components from 2-axis through 5-axis NC programming applications. The emphasis behind the development of Alphacam is to provide our customers with productivity, reliability and flexibility.
About Cabinet Vision
Part of the Vero Software Group, Cabinet Vision is a unique solution for manufacturers in the woodworking industry. Its products help enable any furniture or cabinet manufacturer to fully automate and integrate its design through improved manufacturing processes and greater efficiency. In addition to producing significant time savings, Cabinet Vision eliminates costly mistakes and increases productivity.
About Vero Software
Headquartered in England, Vero Software designs, develops, and supplies CAD/CAM/CAE software radically enhancing the efficiency of design and manufacturing processes, providing its customers with exceptional value through high productivity gains and significantly reducing time to market.
The company’s world-renowned brands include Alphacam, Cabinet Vision, Edgecam, Machining STRATEGIST, PEPS, Radan, SMIRT, Surfcam, WorkNC and VISI, along with the production control MRP system Javelin. Despite the diversity of application, these solutions have one thing in common: they all address the rising challenges of achieving manufacturing efficiencies and bring huge value to the operations in which they are deployed.
Vero has direct offices in the UK, Germany, Italy, France, Japan, USA, Brazil, Netherlands, China, South Korea, Spain and India supplying products to more than 45 countries through its wholly owned subsidiaries and reseller network.
Vero is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.
For more information, please visit verosoftware.com.
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