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Product Lifecycle Management

HOOPS SDKs empower today’s leading PLM and PDM applications providing developers the needed tools to build modern software for their customers. Learn how Tech Soft 3D’s HOOPS SDKs can enrich your next application.

CAD Import

3D Graphics

Interactive Data

Partner Success

PLM: We Make 3D Easy to Use

Accelerate PLM application development with HOOPS software development kits. Empower your PLM software with access to over 30 CAD formats, vibrant 3D visualization for the web, mobile and desktop, and rich document creation. PLM users want integrated CAD Viewers for visual collaboration, access to multiple CAD formats and mobile 3D viewers for today’s on-the-go workforce – and HOOPS SDKs make it easy.

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Multi-CAD for PLM

Enable your PLM software to access over 30 CAD formats with HOOPS Exchange. HOOPS Exchange provides deep data interrogation beyond the solid model to power downstream workflows like analysis, manufacturing, inspection and documentation. Support advanced assembly management through its shattered assembly interface and quickly access only necessary parts and subassemblies, switch out revisions and combine data from different CAD systems. See why Aras and Oracle chose HOOPS Exchange for CAD data translation.

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Graphics Toolkits for PLM & PDM Software

Why spend valuable development resources creating your own web-based CAD viewing solution? With HOOPS Communicator, add stunning 3D viewing to your application that generates thumbnails and full screen renderings of parts and assemblies for easy visual navigation in a web browser. With HOOPS Communicator, enable your application with the ability to add redline markup and comments to existing 3D models to communicate change order requests and facilitate visual project collaboration between team members. Expand your 3D model viewing capabilities to iOS and Android applications with HOOPS Visualize.

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Explore the power of the HOOPS Web Platform

Assembly Management and 3D Visualization for PLM

HOOPS Communicator provides numerous ways to navigate your data like loading from an assembly tree, bill of materials or by bounding volume. View massive assemblies and load them using the powerful streaming geometry server, rendering on a server and video streaming the session. Further interrogate your data using the built-in assembly explode and cutting plane tools.

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Publishing 3D Data to PDF, CAD Standards and HTML

Companies like Aras and SolidWorks are using HOOPS Publish to create powerful 3D PDF smart reports that include interactive 3D models, dynamic parts lists and tables. Enable visual collaboration in a web browser with the export to HTML feature. Interoperability is critical to PLM users, and HOOPS Publish enables your application to export to standards like JT and STEP AP 242 for downstream use and archival.

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Partner Success


"We did some research into what our competitors and colleagues in the industry were using for 3D, and HOOPS came up time and time again. We felt that selecting something that was so widely used for our own product was a wise choice."

Hakan Karden, Founder and Marketing Director, Eurostep

Discover how Tech Soft 3D helps Eurostep bring 3D capabilities to its flagship collaboration hub.

Partner Success Story (PDF)

Partner Success

ARAS Innovator

“We’re very picky about who we partner with and Ron and team have been outstanding. It’s the willingness to engage and solve problems together that’s making a big difference.”

Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras

Learn how HOOPS Communicator, HOOPS Exchange and HOOPS Publish helped Aras attract some of the world's largest manufacturers to choose Aras Innovator to manage the lifecycle of their products.

Partner Success Story (Video)

Partner Success

Oracle Autovue

"It was the best performing technology we tested, fast and accurate. Working with Tech Soft 3D was a great experience, they were very responsive and quick to resolve issues."

Thierry Bonfante, Sr. Director Product Development, Oracle

Discover why Oracle chose HOOPS Exchange to reduce development costs and added fast and accurate 3D data access for over 20 CAD formats to their AutoVue Enterprise Visualization solution.

Partner Success Story (PDF)

Partner Success


"Thanks to Tech Soft 3D, we’re at a point technologically now where customers can extract the data from many different CAD formats, and reconcile it against Routings and mBOMs for a specific configuration or even a range of variants."

David Sly, President, Proplanner

Discover how Tech Soft 3D helps Proplanner solve a decades-old data management challenge for manufacturing customers.

Partner Success Story (PDF)

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