How Control Over Part Data Will Expand and Simplify Supply Chains

Blog Post: 1/4/2018 –PETER ZELINSKI – Digital rights management for manufactured part files will enable OEMs to enforce manufacturing requirements at a distance, as an alternative to in-person certification of suppliers. The recipient of a rights-protected part file who has access to it can in turn subcontract it to others, making the requirements even more limiting. ..

Digital Security for the 3D Printing Supply Chain

December 20, 2017 – Posted by: Pamela J. Watermanin Additive Maufacturing Software, Industrial Additive Manufacturing Systems, Software SolutionsDecember 20, 2017 No matter the specific process, additive manufacturing (AM) can’t exist without a digital stream of data. From 3D CAD design through to final inspection, computer files define the intellectual property (IP) of the part itself, the build set-up, process settings, ..

Identify3D is a formnext Startup Challenge Winner and Announces Two New 3D Printing Data Security Partnerships

 by Sarah Saunders | Nov 15, 2017 | 3D Printing, Business | Like just about everyone who’s anyone in the 3D printing world, digital supply chain software provider Identify3D is at formnext in Frankfurt this week. In addition to demonstrating its technology at the conference, and having good news to share about two recently announced partnerships, the company, which provides security and traceability software for digital manufacturing, ..

Identify3D presents on formnext secure digital proof of concept in production

November 14, 2017 SAN FRANCISCO – ( BUSINESS WIRE ) – At formnext , Identify3D , a leading provider of digital supply chain software, will present a Proof of Concept (PoC) for secure end-to-end digital production processes. Data protection is becoming increasingly important as 3D printers move into industrial manufacturing environments. As a result, companies are looking for solutions to protect their intellectual ..

Renishaw and Identify3D collaborate to enable secure digital manufacturing

13 November 2017 Renishaw, a world leader in metrology and additive manufacturing (AM) technologies, and Identify3D, a leader in software for the digital supply chain, are pleased to announce a collaboration to offer an end-to-end, secure digital manufacturing process. Identify3D will provide data protection coupled with contractual and manufacturing licensing from design to production on ..