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Aconex Launches Connected BIM Product for Model-Based Collaboration   30 Oct, 2014

New release extends cloud-based platform to manage building information modeling (BIM) project data.More>>

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Does Thunderbolt I/O Have a Place in CAD Workstations?   30 Oct, 2014

Herrera on Hardware: The input/output technology supports fast, expandable storage for big datasets — but what other value does it have for CAD users?More>>

Video Tip from Lynn Allen: Get the Right Offset Gap in AutoCAD Video
Get the Right Offset Gap in AutoCAD   27 Oct, 2014

When offsetting a polyline to the outside, AutoCAD has three different techniques it can use to deliver the perfect offset. Join Lynn Allen as she takes you through the three different settings of the OFFSETGAPTYPE variable to make sure you get the exact offset you are after!More>>

Oculus Rift Article
Not Just Fun and Games   16 Oct, 2014

Tech Trends: AEC professionals are adopting technologies from the video game domain.More>>

AutoCAD Video Tips by Lynn Allen Video
Gain Screen Real Estate in AutoCAD   12 Oct, 2014

Is your Command line taking up too much screen real estate? Join Autodesk Evangelist Lynn Allen as she shows you how floating the Command line can give you more room for your drawing, and how tweaking the various settings can help you set up the perfect environment.More>>

The Promise of Virtualization Article
The Promise of Virtualization: Secure Remote Access to 3D Data    2 Oct, 2014

Technologies such as XenDesktop are designed to centralize 3D apps and data while preserving visual performance.More>>

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Section Navisworks Models    30 Sep, 2014

Bisect and divide working models in various ways to emphasize features you want to isolate.More>>

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Use Navisworks to Create Animated Building Walkthroughs    30 Sep, 2014

Learn how to make an immersive animated walkthrough of a building within Autodesk Navisworks, including specific viewpoints to highlight project features you want to share. More>>

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Create 3D Cells in MicroStation    30 Sep, 2014

In this tutorial, trainer Peter Mann demonstrates how to put together a custom cell that emphasizes the views of any 3D object you wish to highlight within a project.More>>

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DDR4 Memory Technology: What's in a Number?   30 Sep, 2014

Herrera on Hardware: Capable memory is essential for efficient workstation operation. But do you need the newest generation of memory technology? More>>