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Robert Green


Robert Green performs CAD programming, standardization, and consulting services globally. He is the author of Expert CAD Management: The Complete Guide. Reach him via his website.


Autodesk Delays Implementation of Named-User Licensing Approach Article
Autodesk Delays Implementation of Named-User Licensing Approach   24 Mar, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: The move from perpetual or floating network licenses to named-user licenses has been pushed out to August 2020, but it is definitely still happening — so CAD managers need to prepare now.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#441)   10 Mar, 2020
By: Robert Green

Autodesk is ending its network licensing and maintenance programs next year — so the time to understand how the change will impact your company is now.

Autodesk Begins Move to Named-User Licensing Article
Autodesk Begins Move to Named-User Licensing    10 Mar, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager's Newsletter: Transitioning from perpetual or floating network licenses to named-user licenses will have a substantial financial impact for your firm, so start analyzing your specific needs immediately.

CAD Management 3.0 Calls for Quadrilingual Translation Skills Article
CAD Management 3.0 Calls for Quadrilingual Translation Skills   25 Feb, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: As a CAD manager, you likely wear a lot of hats — and now, being an effective communicator requires that you speak a lot of “languages” as well.

How to Stay Billable in the CAD Management 3.0 Era Article
How to Stay Billable in the CAD Management 3.0 Era   11 Feb, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD management facilitates production, so it should be almost entirely billable — which means you need to reprioritize your workload.

CAD Management 3.0 — The Change Is Real Article
CAD Management 3.0 — The Change Is Real   28 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: We’re now in the midst of the third major change wave in CAD management, which will place new demands on CAD managers and redefine what it takes to compete in the field.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#437)   14 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

Resolve to be a more prepared and capable CAD manager in 2020 — Robert Green will show you how.

Predictions and Resolutions for Better CAD Management in 2020 Article
Predictions and Resolutions for Better CAD Management in 2020   14 Jan, 2020
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: Resolve to manage your resources more effectively, make the most of your budget, and become more involved with IT, and you’ll be better prepared for the challenges coming your way this year.

The State of CAD Management at the Start of a New Decade Article
The State of CAD Management at the Start of a New Decade    10 Dec, 2019
By: Robert Green

CAD Manager Column: Conferring with hundreds of CAD managers and vendors at Autodesk University provides perspective on which issues are most pressing for the profession as we enter 2020.

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CAD Manager's Newsletter (#435)   12 Nov, 2019
By: Robert Green

When CAD managers are buffeted by changes in tools and workflows, incremental innovation is a sensible approach that minimizes risk and cost.