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Autodesk Revit LT Suite 2015

Make the move to 3D BIM

Experience intuitive Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Revit LT™ software. Produce high-quality 3D architectural designs and documentation using BIM software that uses a coordinated, model-based environment. Share designs with stakeholders using other software based on the Revit or AutoCAD platforms.


Produce high quality designs and documentation within a BIM (Building Information Modelling) process that enables you to design and document 3D building projects concurrently. Experience a more efficient, intuitive modelling workflow with Revit LT™ 2015:

- Explore your 3D designs virtually by generating 3D views from any angle to visualize the space throughout the design. 
- Improve design efficiency using a coordinated, 3D model-based environment that automatically manages design changes.
- Help save time with auto-generated schedules that are automatically created directly from the model. Changes to a schedule view automatically reflect in model plans, sections, and elevations.
- Minimize costs of changes and manual coordination with software that manages changes to your building model throughout the design process and produces high quality documentation. 
- Easily exchange files with any team members or clients using other software based on the Revit or AutoCAD platforms for greater project collaboration.

 

Saturday, 27 April 2013 04:33

AutoCAD 2015

Design every detail with CAD software

Create stunning designs with AutoCAD® design and documentation software. Speed documentation and detailing work with productivity tools, and share your work with TrustedDWG™ technology. Connect your workflow across integrated desktop, cloud, and mobile solutions. Select your CAD design software platform of choice with AutoCAD for Windows or AutoCAD for Mac.

 

 

AutoCAD features for design and documentation

Includes an updated modern interface that improves the design process and productivity enhancements that speed your workflow. Quickly open new and existing drawings with the New Tab page, access drawing content directly from the ribbon, and find tools with a more powerful Help window.

 

AutoCAD vs. AutoCAD LT and AutoCAD Design Suite

AutoCAD software is a powerful 2D and 3D design tool. Buy it separately or as part of AutoCAD Design Suite, which includes additional raster-to-vector conversion and 3D rendering tools. For 2D drafting, AutoCAD LT delivers AutoCAD software’s 2D drawing tools at a cost-effective price. All AutoCAD products provide the reliability of TrustedDWG™ technology.

 

Experience a richly refined interface that’s more detailed and easier to use than ever. Improved functionality and features are now set off against a darker background, creating a more efficient workspace while helping minimize eyestrain.

Evaluate potential changes before committing to them with command preview. Preview outcomes of frequently-used commands such as offset, fillet and trim. Helps reduce “undo’s” by catching mistakes before they happen.

Quickly open new and existing drawings with New Tab, and access a large selection of design elements that help you start on a project.

Save time and clicks by visually accessing drawing content with ribbon galleries, an intuitive and fast way to make selections directly from the ribbon.

Find tool locations in the user interface with an updated Help window. An animated arrow points you directly to the tool location in the ribbon.

Incorporate online maps into your designs more easily with geographic location enhancements. You can now capture a map as a static image and freeze its location in your designs.

Minimize time spent on text formatting issues with text tool refinements. M-text works more like a word processor, with features like bold, italic, align, word wrap, and easier set-up for bullet points.

Capture and integrate real-world data with enhanced reality capture tools. Improved performance enables denser point cloud display and more flexibility in orienting within UCS planes.

 

Published in AutoCAD
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

AutoCAD for Mac

Create stunning designs on your platform of choice.

 

The new AutoCAD® for Mac® software is here, helping you create stunning designs on your platform of choice. AutoCAD for Mac CAD software delivers powerhouse 3D design tools and timesaving drafting tools. It takes full advantage of the Mac OS® X platform, with an intuitive user interface. Share files regardless of platform with native support for DWG™ technology. And new network licensing support may help you more easily manage your licences and save money.

 

Design and shape the world around you with AutoCAD® for Mac® software. Explore your ideas, speed documentation, and share data seamlessly. With the power, flexibility and accuracy you expect from AutoCAD® software in an intuitive, native Mac interface, AutoCAD for Mac helps you take your design and documentation further.

 

Native Support For Mac OS

Get the robust 3D free-form design tools and powerful drafting capabilities you expect from AutoCAD in an intuitive Mac® interface. AutoCAD for Mac software takes full advantage of the Mac OS® X platform. Draw and manage layouts using controls that work like you think. Pan and zoom with Multi-Touch gestures and find your designs quickly using Cover Flow navigation to flip through previews of your files.

 

3D Free-Form Design Tools

Explore your design ideas with easy-to-use tools that help you transform concepts into reality. Push and pull faces, edges and vertices to model complex shapes. Refine mesh surfaces and create high-precision NURBS curves and surfaces. Preview surfaces and solids as you create them—in real time.

 

Native Support For DWG

Work natively in DWG™, one of the world’s most common file formats. Share files easily and confidently regardless of platform.

 

Network Licensing

AutoCAD for Mac offers a choice of licensing options – including network licensing – to help simplify software asset management and give you more flexibility in maximising the software across geographically dispersed teams.

 

Productivity Tools

Auto-complete options help you access commands more efficiently. The power of multi-functional grips extends to most AutoCAD objects, including lines, arcs, dimensions, and mleaders as well as 3D faces, edges and vertices. External reference (xref) visor puts xref tools at your fingertips. Elements modified in one file are easily updated in related design files. Divvy up large project components and work on them simultaneously to maximise efficiency.

 

Rendering Tools

AutoCAD for Mac software transforms your designs into images that convey the nuances of your design. Powerful rendering tools let you choose from hundreds of materials, apply photometric lighting and control the display to create highly accurate, photorealistic images.

 

Associative Array Functionality

Reduce rework by creating relationships between arrayed objects, such as windows on a building or trusses on a bridge. The automation, management and editing tools in AutoCAD for Mac software help you reduce repetitive tasks.

 

Parametric Drawing

Define persistent object relationships and your design adjusts automatically as you draw—parallel lines stay parallel, concentric circles stay centered. Infer both geometric and dimensional constraints in real-time.

 

Intuitive Interface

AutoCAD for Mac commands and tools will be familiar to AutoCAD users. And if you haven’t used AutoCAD software in years, the intuitive interface and context-sensitive help function in AutoCAD for Mac can help smooth out your learning curve.

 

Customisation

Configure settings, extend the software and build custom workflows. You can even create specialised design and drafting applications—such as industry-specific software or add-on applications from partner developers.

 

 

Published in AutoCAD
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

AutoCAD Raster Design 2015

Raster-to-vector conversion software

Convert raster images into DWG™ objects with the powerful vectorization tools of AutoCAD® Raster Design. Easily edit, enhance, and maintain scanned drawings and plans in a familiar AutoCAD environment. Make the most of raster images, maps, aerial photos, satellite imagery, and digital elevation models.


Timesaving image display features. Use a wide range of image data with raster-to-vector conversion software. Embed images, insert and export images, and display image subsets with a polygonal mask boundary.

Image editing and cleanup. Despeckle, bias, mirror, and touch up your images.

Raster Entity Manipulation (REM). Use standard AutoCAD commands on raster regions and primitives. Easily erase raster images, lines, arcs, and circles.

Vectorization tools. Create lines and polylines from raster images, and convert raster files into vector drawings.

Image transformation functionality. Display and analyze geo-referenced images when AutoCAD Raster Design is used with AutoCAD Civil 3D civil engineering design software and AutoCAD Map 3D mapping software.

 

Published in AutoCAD
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

Autodesk 3ds Max

New 3ds Max 2015 features

New 3ds Max® 2015 features bring support for point cloud datasets, enhanced viewport performance, new scene management workflows and a more responsive ActiveShade to help artists handle greater complexity. In addition, a node-based visual shader editor and support for Python scripting extend the robust 3ds Max core toolset.

 


Handle greater complexity with new support for point cloud datasets, enhanced viewport performance, new scene management workflows, a more responsive ActiveShade, and more. New 3ds Max® tools extend the core toolset, helping you to:

 

Create more near precise models from real-world references with the new ability to import and visualize massive datasets captured from reality with point cloud support.

- View point clouds in true color in the 3ds Max viewport.
- Interactively adjust the extent of the cloud displayed.

Create new geometry in context by snapping to point cloud vertices.

Integrate 3ds Max into a Python-based pipeline more easily with new support for the popular and easy-to-learn Python® scripting language.

Enjoy mental ray® support in the ActiveShade preview rendering window, in addition to the NVIDIA® iray® renderer previously supported. ActiveShadeenables you to

  • See the effects of changing lighting or materials interactively, helping you more easily refine your work.
  • Match the final renderer to help you preserve creative intent.

Work in the 3ds Max viewport substantially faster and more interactively with new improvements that help accelerate navigation, selection, and viewport texture baking, especially with dense meshes and scenes with texture maps.

Create advanced HLSL viewport shaders with the ShaderFX real-time visual shader editor. Use an intuitive click-drag workflow to help connect different nodes and create shader networks.

Manage complex scenes faster and more easily. New nested layer functionality within Scene Explorers helps you better organize data.

 

Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

AutoCAD LT 2015

Create drafts with essential drawing software

Speed design work with AutoCAD LT® 2D drawing software for Windows and Mac OS X. Share precise documentation with the reliability of TrustedDWG™ technology. Connect your 2D CAD software workflow across integrated desktop, cloud and mobile AutoCAD solutions.

 

Speed documentation with 2D design software

Speed up drafting documentation with the 2D design tools of AutoCAD LT® software. AutoCAD LT videos show an updated modern interface, enhanced drawing tools and timesaving productivity enhancements like New Tab, Ribbon galleries and new Help Window functionality.


Experience a richly refined interface that’s more detailed and easier to use than ever. Improved functionality and features are now set off against a darker background, creating a more efficient workspace while helping minimize eyestrain.

Evaluate potential changes before committing to them with command preview. Preview outcomes of frequently-used commands such as offset, fillet and trim. Helps reduce “undo’s” by catching mistakes before they happen.

Quickly open new and existing drawings with New Tab, and access a large selection of design elements that help you start on a project.

Save time and clicks by visually accessing drawing content with ribbon galleries. It’s an intuitive and fast way to make selections directly from the ribbon.

Find tool locations in the user interface with an updated Help window. An animated arrow points you directly to the tool location in the ribbon.

Incorporate online maps into your designs more easily with geographic location enhancements. Capture a map as a static image and freeze its location in your designs.

Published in AutoCAD LT
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

Autodesk Design Suite 2015

Extend your CAD design workflow

AutoCAD® Design Suite visualization and design software extends AutoCAD software with tools including AutoCAD Raster Design and visual communication solutions. Convert existing design data into DWG™ files, convey your designs with the reliability of TrustedDWG™ technology, and transform your designs into immersive renderings.

 



Create extraordinary designs

- Eliminate redundant manual drawings
- Explore inspirational ideas
- Generate detailed documentation


Connect real-world data

- Digitize scanned drawings and plans
- Easily share work using the Autodesk 360 cloud platform

Showcase your designs

- Explore form, fit, finish, and function variations
- Present with cinematic-quality renderings
- Use Rendering in Autodesk 360 cloud service

 

Increase business with better presentations

- Share presentations live, online, or on mobile devices
- Impress clients with cinematic-quality rendered animations

Integrate design workflows

- Access your Autodesk software from AutoCAD
- Save time with automatically integrated suite workflows

Add value with AutoCAD Design Suite

- Access preferred technology all in one convenient package
- Save time and money with tools that address multiple needs
- Standardize and save over individual product licenses

 

AutoCAD Design Suite Standard, Premium, and Ultimate

AutoCAD Design Suite Standard: Includes AutoCAD software, plus tools to help you capture design information and showcase your designs.
Premium: Adds 3ds Max Design software to transform your designs into cinematic-quality renderings.
Ultimate: Includes all Premium edition features, plus Alias Design advanced surfacing capabilities.

Includes:

• AutoCAD®
• AutoCAD® Raster Design
• Autodesk® ReCap
• Autodesk® Showcase®
• Autodesk® Mudbox®

Includes:

• AutoCAD®
• AutoCAD® Raster Design
• Autodesk® ReCap
• Autodesk® Showcase®
• Autodesk® Mudbox®
• Autodesk® 3ds Max Design®

Includes:
• AutoCAD®
• AutoCAD® Raster Design
• Autodesk® ReCap
• Autodesk® Showcase®
• Autodesk® Mudbox®
• Autodesk® 3ds Max Design®
• Autodesk® Alias Design®


Published in AutoCAD
Friday, 01 June 2012 00:00

Autodesk Alias Design 2015

Product design and Class-A surfacing software

Alias® industrial design software powers your creative process with a range of sketching, modelling, surfacing and visualisation tools. Create compelling surface designs with Digital Prototyping (US site) tools tailored for industrial design, automotive design and product design. Get advanced abilities, from initial concept sketch to development of production-ready Class-A surfaces.


Communicate your ideas digitally using tools tailored for industrial design, from conceptual sketches, to detailed production ready surface models. Ideal for industrial design and automotive design professionals.

 

 

Design drives success

Autodesk® Alias® Design software, part of the Autodesk Solution for Digital Prototyping, is for the entire creative design process—from ideation to the final surfaces that are passed to engineering. Included is a complete set of tools to help designers develop and communicate product design using sketches, illustrations, photorealistic renderings, and animations. Designers can create production-quality geometry that can move back and forth between design and engineering applications, enabling collaborative product development. Engineers can take advantage of Alias Design capabilities with Autodesk® Alias® Design for Autodesk® Inventor®. This version was built specifically for Inventor® users to provide integrated freeform shape modeling capabilities directly within the Inventor environment.

 

Sketching & Illustration Tool

Capture and communicate ideas freehand without switching applications. Autodesk® Alias® industrial design software includes a comprehensive set of sketching, illustration, and image editing tools—pencils, paintbrushes, airbrushes, markers, erasers, and special texture and effects brushes. The integrated 2D/3D environment enables product designers to create sketches at real-world scale and draw over imported 3D CAD data to evaluate design feasibility.

- Draw symmetrical objects quickly and get instant feedback on a drawing’s proportions.
- Duplicate symmetric brush strokes in bilateral or radial symmetry.
- Capture perfect lines, circles, and ellipses with predictive strokes.

 

Flexible Product Modeling

The flexible modeling tools in Autodesk Alias software can help you experiment with ideas and pursue innovative solutions to your design challenges. Quickly explore and visualize any form using a range of 3D modeling techniques. Alias industrial design software products combine fast, repeatable, curve-based modeling tools with the ability to directly edit and sculpt 3D models.

- Choose the best modeling technique for the task at hand.
- Generate multiple design iterations quickly.
- Flexible tools enable you to make subtle corrections or radical changes easily.

 

Dynamic Shape Modeling
Experiment with shapes at any stage of the design process. Quickly manipulate your product model, exploring variations on 3D forms without rebuilding geometry, or make real-time modifications in design reviews. Shape objects dynamically with these powerful tools:

Lattice rig—Sculpt geometry by manipulating a customizable lattice created around an object.
Bend—Bend geometry using a curve to control deformation.
Twist—Twist geometry around a single-axis curve.
Conform—Conform geometry to the shape of another surface.

 

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