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AEC From the Ground Up--Software Strategy: CAD Options for AEC   1 Feb, 2005

Last month's column discussed the major BIM (building information modeling) software packages in the AEC arena. This month we focus on a range of other CAD products for AEC design. Many of these products have the advantages of lower prices and less complexity, which makes them easier to learn and...More>>

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LCDs--Are They Ready to Replace CRTs?   1 Feb, 2005

These days an overwheming number of flat-panel LCD monitors are available, with each vendor offering multiple models. Though costs have dropped somewhat, they are not yet so low that these sophisticated displays are flying off vendors' shelves.More>>

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ArchiCAD 9: 3D for Architects   1 Feb, 2005

ArchiCAD 9 arrived with what at first I thought were minor improvements. But they add up to quite a lot, especially for 3D work, visualization, and working on a laptop with a cramped screen. The latter situation may occur often now that ArchiCAD supports terminal server technology that makes it...More>>

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AEC Tech Trends: 2D to 3D #9   27 Jan, 2005

Burt Hill improves design process, client service in move from AutoCAD to RevitMore>>

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AEC Tech News #136   20 Jan, 2005

Adobe Acrobat Professional 7.0: New and Enhanced Capabilities Make This a Worthwhile UpgradeMore>>

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Create Your Own Tool Palette -- Without Network Permissions   15 Jan, 2005

Create your own AutoCAD tool palette -- without network permissions.More>>

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On the Job: Turnpike Authority Adopts SVG-Based Web Portal   15 Jan, 2005

Intergraph technology provides plotting and map features export capabilities from an Intranet browser.More>>

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Create Your Own Tool Palette -- Without Network Permissions   15 Jan, 2005

Create your own AutoCAD tool palette -- without network permissions.More>>

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On the Job: Turnpike Authority Adopts SVG-Based Web Portal   15 Jan, 2005

Intergraph technology provides plotting and map features export capabilities from an Intranet browser.More>>

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Create Your Own Tool Palette -- Without Network Permissions   15 Jan, 2005

Create your own AutoCAD tool palette -- without network permissions.More>>