The Partnership

Managed Solutions provides a complete software and service solution to CNC based manufacturers. Our goal is to help you, our customer, become best in class at what you do. We achieve this by combining the products of world leader CIMCO software with our 17 years of Information Technology management experience. We're not just your vendor, we are your partner and have a vested interest in your success. Our team consisting of your management, IT, shop floor and engineering combined with our implementation experts, installers and developers will become the necessary force to achieve your objectives.

Visit CIMCO at IMTS for Show Specials

CIMCO at IMTS 2014

Planning to be at IMTS? If so make sure you drop by the CIMCO booth and get your card swiped to secure special show pricing. Tell them that Joe from Managed Solutions sent you. Special pricing will be available for the following products: CIMCO Edit Professional CIMCO Edit Professional with CNC Calc Add on CIMCO Edit Professional with Mazatrol Viewer for Turning and … [Read more...]

Your Defining Moments – Developing Content


Greetings from Santee, California. I'll be in the area this week visiting with customers then off to Arizona for more. It's really exciting for me to be able to meet people face to face. Many of my customers I've known for years and never met. You might here more about some of these customers, as I am planning to interview a number of them and share their stories here on the … [Read more...]

Your Defining Moments – Building a Community


Last week we encouraged you to take the first steps to get started telling your story online. Maybe you've already started and now you want to make sure that you are getting the most out of the effort, let's roll up our sleeves and work on that this week by talking about if building a community around your content is a wise move for you. As a reminder this is part of an ongoing … [Read more...]

Two for Friday – Tesla Open Source and Twitter Tractors


It wouldn't be right to produce any content today without paying homage to World Cup Soccer, so before we talk about our Two for Friday, let's take a moment to salute the worlds biggest sporting event! Good luck to all the teams and fans of this amazing event and congratulations to the host country Brazil for their early win. Today was a rich environment for content and … [Read more...]

How to Enable Solidworks Preview in CIMCO PDM

Solid Works Solid Part Preview in CIMCO PDM

You may already know that CIMCO PDM integrates incredibly well with Mastercam. Something you might not be aware of is that CIMCO PDM allows you to preview many other formats including .sldprt without having to have CAD software installed. This feature must be enabled to work, the purpose of this article is to demonstrate how to enable the solidworks CAD file or .sldprt in CIMCO … [Read more...]