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With Nomad, AEC-Focused Augmented Reality Makes the Journey to Consumer-Level Devices Article
With Nomad, AEC-Focused Augmented Reality Makes the Journey to Consumer-Level Devices   31 Jan, 2018

The addition of AR capabilities to the Vectorworks Cloud Services app highlights the ways that in-context architectural visualization is rapidly becoming more accessible — no exotic hardware required.More>>

The Hidden Danger of Memory Errors in CAD Computing Article
The Hidden Danger of Memory Errors in CAD Computing   31 Jan, 2018

Herrera on Hardware: They may arise infrequently, but the consequences of small memory errors can be huge. How can you reduce the chance of errors — and should you bother? More>>

New Technologies, Lower Prices Are Reshaping Metal 3D Printing Market Article
New Technologies, Lower Prices Are Reshaping Metal 3D Printing Market   18 Jan, 2018

Software and hardware products on display at formnext conference illustrate the forces making metal a faster, cheaper option. More>>

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Webinar Slides - How to Select Processor & RAM for CAD   10 Jan, 2018

Slide deck to accompany "Live with Robert Green" webinar presentation (January 10, 2018). More>>

Which CAD Workstation Buyers Can Benefit from Threadripper? Article
Which CAD Workstation Buyers Can Benefit from Threadripper?    31 Dec, 2017

Herrera on Hardware: An analysis of AMD’s Ryzen Threadripper illustrates why a workstation CPU is not a one-size-fits-all proposition.More>>

With 2018 Release, Corel Still Striving to Serve Mac and Mobile CAD Customers Article
With 2018 Release, Corel Still Striving to Serve Mac and Mobile CAD Customers   16 Dec, 2017

While Windows-based CAD on desktop machines is still the norm, Corel seeks to offer its customers a range of choices — in platforms, devices, and more.More>>

New Workstations Tackle Explosion of Design Data Challenges Sponsored
New Workstations Tackle Explosion of Design Data Challenges   14 Dec, 2017

The flow of technical data from reality to the model, and the increasingly diverse applications of technical graphics, are placing increased demands on workstation performance.More>>

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Cadalyst Verifies Systems Benchmark Test for AutoCAD 2017 and 2018   12 Dec, 2017

Download the Cadalyst Systems Benchmark to test and compare the performance of systems running AutoCAD 2000–2018.More>>

Autodesk University 2017 Highlights New Tech Article
Autodesk University 2017 Highlights New Tech   30 Nov, 2017

Software and hardware launches and updates, plus new partnerships, are shared by Autodesk and other exhibitors at the annual user conference. More>>

How Will Microsoft’s Workstation Operating System Mandate Impact CAD Professionals? Article
How Will Microsoft’s Workstation Operating System Mandate Impact CAD Professionals?   16 Nov, 2017

Herrera on Hardware: Windows 10 Pro for Workstations holds appeal for a minority of workstation customers, yet is a mandatory purchase for the majority, including most CAD users.More>>


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