The new Alibre 2017 is now working and many of our customers have now transitioned over from Geomagic Design to Alibre. The past weeks have been major incident free and we are pleased to advise our customers that have not moved their licences to do so.
The development team at Alibre is increased by three and serious discussions are underway as to the priority on the enhancement program
We are informed that the new Alibre CAM will be ready August 2017
Alibre CAM is VisualMill for Alibre and developed by Mecsoft. Mintronics are resellers are for Alibre CAM through Mecsoft and information will be posted on our website soon.
Important date for the Calendar 31st August 2017
Amnesty maintenance for those customers with old Alibre or Geomagic Design who want to take advantage of the amnesty offer this is available until 31th August 2017. From 1st September Mintronics pay more for maintenance and the amnesty offer will end
Full statement from Alibre written below
Please contact Mintronics if your licence expired for maintenance in the two month lead up to Alibre being released
Date to apply by 31st August 2017
Previous versions of products from Design Simulation Technologies (DST) (www.design-simulation.com) will not function on Alibre Design 2017. Alibre, LLC no longer includes DST products in Alibre Design, and you will need to get updates from DST directly. DST has a version available that is compatible with Alibre Design 2017.
Customers on Alibre/Geomagic maintenance on the day of July 2, 2017:
If you have a DST product currently, you are entitled to a free upgrade to the newest version of your DST product which has new features and will work on Alibre Design 2017. In order to get access to this product, you must request it by August 31, 2017. To request access, email firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send your information to DST. DST will then email you directly with a link to the new installers, as well as your new license code. As of that point, all support and sales communications related to these products should take place directly with DST – Alibre will be unable to provide assistance for these products. Any maintenance you may buy from Alibre, LLC will not entitle you to support or updates from DST. If you would like to receive updates and support for these products moving forward, you must buy maintenance for them directly from DST.
Customers who have lapsed Alibre/Geomagic maintenance on the day of July 2, 2017:
In order to get the upgrade to new DST products that contain new features and compatibility with Alibre Design 2017, you will need to purchase maintenance from DST directly. To initiate this process, please contact email@example.com and we will forward your information to DST. DST will then contact you. As of that point, all support and sales communications related to these products should take place directly with DST – Alibre will be unable to provide assistance for these products.