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Cyrena Respini-Irwin


Cyrena Respini-Irwin is Cadalyst's editor in chief.


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GIS Gets Civil — Civil 3D, That Is   28 Apr, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Easy import of AutoCAD Civil 3D data into a geographic information system (GIS) using FME from Safe Software is the key to cleaner, richer data for the Township of Langley.

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HP Thinks Small with New Desktop and Mobile Workstations   1 Apr, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Less can be better with hardware that consumes less space, less energy, and less of your budget.

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Parametric CAD Perfects Custom Motorcycle Parts    28 Jan, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Inspired by the art and culture of the New Mexican high desert, Truly Blessed Customs is bringing new designs to the motorcycle market with the help of Alibre Design.

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What a Difference a D Makes   21 Jan, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

When it comes to conveying the vision of a building design, Selser Schaefer Architects found that 3D can succeed where 2D fails.

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AU Online Offers GIS Learning on Demand   20 Jan, 2010
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

Were you too busy to attend every Autodesk University class that interested you — or even to make it to Las Vegas in the first place? Now you can take in some sessions from your home or office.

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Event Report: Autodesk University 2009   17 Dec, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin,Nancy Spurling Johnson

The economy couldn't keep avid Autodesk users away from AU, where they learned about viewing challenges as opportunities.

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Virtual Clay Turns 3D Modeling into Child's Play   17 Dec, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

With the help of SensAble's FreeForm and a RENUVA soy-based polyurethane foam, toy designers create greener decorations for children's walls.

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Indian Utility Taps Modeling Software to Solve Water Crisis   4 Nov, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

To return the flow of drinking water to 17 million customers, the Water Supply and Sanitation Department of Maharashtra employs Bentley Map, Bentley Water, and WaterGEMS to model a solution.

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GIS E-Book Serves as Guidebook to the Future   7 Oct, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

The only thing better than a good book is a good free book. ESRI has expanded its library of downloadable e-books with Essays on Geography and GIS: Volume 2, a collection of articles exploring the applications and future development of the technology.

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Drawing Connections between GIS and Design   16 Sep, 2009
By: Cyrena Respini-Irwin

With its forthcoming release of ArcGIS 9.4, ESRI is introducing new tools for geodesign. Wacom worked with ESRI product engineers to ensure that its interactive pen display systems will help users fully exploit these tools.

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