TerraGo Technologies Partners Autodesk

TerraGo Technologies (GA, USA) has partnered with Autodesk as an Independent Software Vendor (ISV). TerraGo Technologies will offer Map2PDF, the software used to create GeoPDF files, for AutoCAD Map 3D customers. TerraGo Technologies solutions are designed to enhance the business of Autodesk and TerraGo Technologies' mutual customers by making geospatial data readily available in a format almost everyone already knows how to use. TerraGo Technologies pioneered the GeoPDF format, the only geospatial data distribution and collaboration platform that leverages the Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF). Map2PDF allows customers to publish and collaborate on GeoPDF files, which contain robust cartographic data... (read more)
2008-01-16 10:30:27

Autodesk Announces New Products

Autodesk (CA, USA) has released two products to help improve network design and management for the utilities industry: Autodesk Utility Design (AUD) 2009 software and Autodesk Topobase 2009 software. These products will help utilities design their networks more efficiently and integrate precision as-built information into their processes. Autodesk Utility Design 2009 software streamlines the design process with true rules-based automation-integrating the creation of construction drawings, performing engineering calculations to size facilities, and linking to materials management systems to create the correct materials orders for new facilities. The new version is built on AutoCAD Map 3D 2009 software and includes enhanced... (read more)
2008-07-24 10:53:05

Autodesk Summer School

Autodesk is running a series of hands-on sessions at Summer School Training Events across the UK. The all-day sessions will be delivered between Monday 30 July and Tuesday 25 September. During each course, civil engineering experts will introduce Autodesk's new AutoCAD Civil 3D 2008 software and focus on key applications including data import, ground modelling, horizontal and vertical design, corridor modelling, cross sections and volumes and pipe networks.   Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D is specifically tailored for civil engineers. Its 3D dynamic engineering model delivers the power to complete transportation, site development, landscaping, pipelines, waste disposal and many other kinds... (read more)
2007-07-19 02:37:23

Autodesk and Microsoft Licensing

Autodesk (CA, USA) and Microsoft (WA, USA) have announced a cross-licensing agreement enabling each company to broaden its product offerings. Through this arrangement Autodesk and Microsoft will promote the exchange and implementation of patented technologies in many areas, including data management, collaboration, design data management, digital effects, digital rights management, project management, computer-aided design and location-based services. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Microsoft has entered cross-licensing agreements with several technology companies, including Cisco Systems (CA, USA), Siemens and SAP, both based in Germany. (read more)
2005-03-08 12:00:00

Autodesk Enhances Geospatial Solutions

Autodesk, Inc. (CA, USA) has released enhancements to its AutoCAD Map 3D 2008 and AutoCAD Raster Design 2008 geospatial software products, which further improve the integration of geospatial data by planning, engineering and operations personnel in utilities and municipal governments. AutoCAD Map 3D 2008 includes new FDO features to improve users' ability to access and share data more effectively, regardless of its location or file type. Key enhancements in the latest release include: -         Faster access to data using FDO data access technology -- up to 90% faster. -         Capacity for more powerful analysis and visualisation of GIS and CAD... (read more)
2007-02-13 10:43:15

Autodesk and Bentley Contract

Autodesk (NH, USA) and Bentley System (PA, USA) have agreed to expand interoperability between their portfolios of architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) software. Autodesk and Bentley will exchange software libraries, including Autodesk RealDWG, to improve the ability to read and write the companies\' respective DWG and DGN formats in mixed environments. In addition, the two companies will facilitate work process interoperability between their AEC applications through supporting the reciprocal use of available Application Programming Interfaces (APIs).    Through supporting the reciprocal use of their available APIs, Autodesk and Bentley will enable AEC project teams to combine products from both providers... (read more)
2008-07-09 10:32:47

Autodesk Joins NASDAQ-100 Index

Autodesk (CA, USA) was added to the NASDAQ-100 index on 20th December 2004. The index includes 100 of the largest domestic and international non-financial companies listed on the New York stock market and reflects companies across major industry groups including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, retail/ wholesale trade and biotechnology. (read more)
2005-03-10 12:00:00

DigitalGlobe Joins Autodesk Data Initiative

DigitalGlobe has announced that it has joined Autodesk's data initiative. DigitalGlobe's participation in the initiative will give Autodesk customers quick, easy and affordable access to highly-accurate world imagery solutions. Autodesk's new data initiative portal offers customers access to DigitalGlobe's online library of world imagery directly with AutoCAD Map 3D software, for meeting the growing market demand for enhanced imagery in utility, telecommunications, and AEC (architecture, engineering and construction) applications. By working together, Autodesk and DigitalGlobe give users quick access to premium geospatial information at cost efficient pricing models across an enterprise.   With the new partnership program, Autodesk customers gain... (read more)
2008-04-23 09:39:40

Autodesk Supports Easter Island Quest

Autodesk (United Kingdom) is working with Easter Island officials, local archeology experts and several partners to provide technology, services and expertise to help digitally document Easter Island's current historical artifacts, natural resources and infrastructure assets. The work will create 3D models of the island (locally known as Rapa Nui) allowing government officials to better visualise and analyse how development plans will impact residents and resources, and promote sustainable decision-making. As the project progresses, images, photos, articles and diary entries from participants will be regularly posted, on the website.     Rapa Nui is a UNESCO world heritage site and Chilean-governed island... (read more)
2007-11-19 09:36:29

Autodesk Enhances Geospatial Software Solutions

Autodesk, Inc. has announced the latest enhancements in AutoCAD Map 3D 2009, Autodesk MapGuide Enterprise 2009 and AutoCAD Raster Design 2009 software applications build on the solutions' fundamental properties of open data access and interoperability with other design, GIS and IT systems. In addition, the new products offer an enhanced, intuitive user environment and new tools to help organisations quickly capitalise on their staff's expertise with AutoCAD software and with existing spatial data.   With its 2009 geospatial solutions, Autodesk is expanding on two key principles that address customers' needs: an open, flexible and interoperable geospatial platform, and tools that... (read more)
2008-02-19 10:17:51
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