Design Validation & Verification
Why Design Validation & Verification?
The old adage, a picture is worth a thousand words rings for many reasons. It is true that the brain can visually disseminate information at a higher rate than text. Yes, but how much? What if I told you it was 60,000 times faster?
Would it make you reconsider how you are asking your team to interpret data? Thinking about your data:
specifications / requirements
All of these items we tend to keep in text based lists, whether prose documents or Excel spreadsheets. How easy is it to match these items up and determine the current status.
Maybe you need some more convincing - States listed in alphabetical order, States in a map
What state is missing? Did you use the words or the map?
Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Utah
NX provides a variety of tools such as:
All of these enable users to rationalize the data and associate it in a 3D view to simplify decision-making.
DFMPro for NX
DFMPro for NX Assembly