CAD Management Articles
Spring into Standards, Part 4: Sell, Train, Audit, and Enforce to Make Standards Work! Article
Spring into Standards, Part 4: Sell, Train, Audit, and Enforce to Make Standards Work!   9 May, 2018

CAD Manager Column: The work of CAD standards doesn’t end with implementation — you must stay vigilant as you enter “maintenance mode.”More>>

The Model-Based Enterprise Demands Standards, Says CIMdata Article
The Model-Based Enterprise Demands Standards, Says CIMdata   30 Apr, 2018

The product lifecycle management (PLM) consulting firm warns that a lack of standards can stand in the way of successful institutionalization of MBE.More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#404)   26 Apr, 2018

Take action to put your new CAD standards into place.More>>

Spring into Standards, Part 3: Take Action on Your New CAD Standards Article
Spring into Standards, Part 3: Take Action on Your New CAD Standards   25 Apr, 2018

CAD Manager Column: You’re off to a great start on revamping your company’s CAD standards to make work processes more efficient — but how will you prioritize the implementation?More>>

Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD Video
Create Smart Centerlines in AutoCAD   23 Apr, 2018

It’s not uncommon to add centerlines while dimensioning -- but are your centerlines smart? AutoCAD tipster Lynn Allen shows you the ins and outs of associative centerlines, and explains how to disassociate and reassociate them! More>>

Cadalyst Updates Guide to Workstations on a Budget Article
Cadalyst Updates Guide to Workstations on a Budget   21 Apr, 2018

The 2018 edition of "How to Choose a CAD Workstation on a Budget" provides advice on configurations that balance function with finances. More>>

Cadalyst Publishes 2018 Guide to Freebies for CAD Users Article
Cadalyst Publishes 2018 Guide to Freebies for CAD Users   20 Apr, 2018

Updated version of the popular guide, "Fabulous Freebies for CAD Users," helps readers find no-cost and low-cost tools and resources.More>>

What Does NVIDIA’s Ray Tracing News Mean for the CAD Market? Article
What Does NVIDIA’s Ray Tracing News Mean for the CAD Market?   19 Apr, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: At NVIDIA’s GPU Technology Conference in March, the graphics processing unit (GPU) developer announced “real-time ray tracing” — but is it? And what does this development portend? More>>

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#403)   11 Apr, 2018

Learn how to get users, project managers, IT personnel, and upper management on board with your CAD standards plan.More>>

Spring into Standards, Part 2: Building Consensus Article
Spring into Standards, Part 2: Building Consensus   11 Apr, 2018

Making a plan for CAD standards isn't enough — you'll also need to bring everyone on board if the standards are to be successful.More>>

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Lynn Allen

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