Cadalyst Author

Nancy Spurling Johnson


Nancy Spurling Johnson is the content director for Longitude Media, publisher of Cadalyst. Nancy is a former editor-in-chief of Cadalyst.


Autodesk University 2016, Part 1: Tomorrow Article
Autodesk University 2016, Part 1: Tomorrow's Design Reality Is Already Here   8 Dec, 2016
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Event Report: At its annual user conference, the company details how “futuristic” technologies such as machine learning, generative design, and virtual reality are becoming integral to the CAD workflow.

HP Unveils World’s Smallest Professional-Grade Workstation Article
New HP Z2 Mini: World’s Smallest Professional-Grade Workstation   15 Nov, 2016
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Measuring 8.5” x 8.5” x 2.3”, the brand new HP Z2 Mini offers full-size power in a pleasing-to-the-eye package.

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Catching Up with Solid Edge   3 Nov, 2016
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Event report: At Solid Edge University 2016, Siemens PLM talks about what's happening, and what's ahead, for the 2D/3D CAD software and its users.

Choose the Best Keyboard for CAD Article
Choose the Best Keyboard for CAD   7 Jan, 2016
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

The right design and features can boost comfort and productivity for heavy computer users.

Onshape Moves from Beta to Commercial Release, Adds App Store Article
Onshape Moves from Beta to Commercial Release, Adds App Store   16 Dec, 2015
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

The 100% cloud-based CAD software had 10,000 users during testing, with more than half of sessions conducted via mobile device.

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Q&A with Dan Staples, Vice-President of Solid Edge Development   3 Dec, 2015
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

In an interview with Cadalyst, the executive discusses the state of Solid Edge ST, its position in the MCAD market, Solid Edge on the cloud, and more.

Solid Edge University 2015 Article
Solid Edge University 2015   12 Nov, 2015
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Event report: Annual user event highlights Solid Edge ST8, offers a sneak peek at ST9, and introduces the Microsoft Surface Pro 4, a tablet equipped for full-fledged CAD.

Autodesk logo Article
Autodesk Announces Subscription-Only Access for Standalone Desktop Software    4 Feb, 2015
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

Customers who own perpetual licenses without a Maintenance Subscription will have to move to a subscription plan the next time they upgrade.

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Internet of Things: What It Means for Designers and Their Companies   22 Jan, 2015
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

The growing network of web-connected products demands a new approach to product development.

Accelerate 2014 logo Article
The Democratization of Manufacturing — and PLM Software   2 Oct, 2014
By: Nancy Spurling Johnson

At the first-ever Accelerate 2014, innovative product developers discuss a new landscape where SMBs are thriving — and how the cloud-based Autodesk PLM 360 is playing a key role.

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