MCAD Europe 2006: A Reshaping Dynamic Market
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Stephen Wolfe & Randall S.
December 14, 2006
01consulting studies the MCAD market in Europe through
countries and industries, under two categories: high-end and mid-range.
Almost entering "its forties," the MCAD market, still the biggest segment of
the PLM market, is particularly dynamic. Growing at a 7% annual rate, the
market is pushed both from the top, through process-oriented implementation
strategies, and from the bottom through the continuous 2D to 3D migrations.
The mid range segment is growing at +25%, in line with our last year's
forecast, getting closer to the value of the High-end segment which is
decreasing at the same time (-2%). This report provides vendor rankings
under different criteria and discusses the trends and the factors enabling
MCAD Europe 2006: High-end Compared to Mid-range
By providing market size and vendors positions in several industries
including Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics and Industrial
equipment and machinery, the report analyzes the actual trends. The market is also scanned
through a geographic angle, showing the diversity of tendencies in different
European regions. Vendors are ranked in each country, and for each region,
the size of the market is evaluated.
MCAD Revenue Europe
In this chart,
SolidWorks and Solid Edge numbers have been extracted out of Dassault
Systemes and UGS numbers.
Furthermore, main trends and facts are analyzed; thus, reasons for
Dassault’s excellent performance which goes beyond SolidWorks growth are
proposed, examined and commented. The report develops how Autodesk and
SolidWorks are contributing to the growth of the mid range segment as well
as Solid Edge that is now accelerating growth and outrunning Think3.
Finally, the impact of the mentioned changes on the service companies are
discussed leading to a reshaped MCAD market in Europe.
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companies as well as advanced technology start-ups.
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