cadalyst
Column: CAD Manager
blank Article
How to Configure Sheet Sets 1   30 Apr, 2004

Now that AutoCAD 2005 has been out for a little while, I bet most CAD managers have either seen or read about the new release. See our Cadalyst Labs review on p. 26 for more details. By far the biggest change in AutoCAD 2005 is the Sheet Set Manager, which lets you group layouts and drawings into...More>>

Article
Training Tips and Strategies   31 Mar, 2004

Frustrated CAD managers often ask me how to handle user-training programs. Questions range from how to identify materials to the best time to train to how to justify training to dubious upper management staff.More>>

Article
CAD Manager 101   29 Feb, 2004

When I speak at user conferences, I'm often asked, "Exactly what should I do as CAD manager?" When I hear this question, it's obviously not about technology, but about the managerial aspect of the job. Though it may be clear that CAD managers must keep software and networks running, the...More>>

Article
Manager's VPOINT   30 Nov, 2003

In last month's edition of Manager's VPOINT, I began to examine the CAD Manager 2003 survey by looking at hard data such as job titles, average salaries, and staff size. This month I examine trends in software and technology use.More>>

Article
Saving your assets: Storage issues loom large as data maintains its value longer.   31 Oct, 2003

In our annual review of trends and developments in the AEC software industry (Cadalyst, August 2003), we discussed the growing emphasis on BIM, or building information modeling. As BIM products and methods mature and become more ubiquitous, they will require changes in office policies and...More>>


More News and Resources from Cadalyst Partners

Discover DraftSight(R) - the capabilities of Autocad(c) and more at the right price. DraftSight is a 2D and 3D CAD solution that can create, edit, view and markup any DWG file with greater ease, speed and efficiency. Learn more here.