Category Archives: Hardware

Autodesk announces ‘Spark’ open software platform for 3D printing

Autodesk announced Wednesday an open software platform for 3-D printing called Spark, which will be open and freely licensable to manufacturers and others. The 3-D design and simulation software company also plans to introduce its own 3-D printer that it said …

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Specifying CAD Workstations, Demystified

Overview Processor: Spec Xeon over I5/I7 chips… Ram: More is always better but look at the speed, it makes a difference. Also get ECC no matter what… Hard Drive: Get SDD if you can along with SATA 3.0 Disk Controller… …

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Autodesk Point Layout Construction Software

Autodesk, has completed the acquisition of technology assets from Colorado-based Get The Point, LLC and today introduced  Autodesk Point Layout, new software for layout at construction sites. The move strengthens Autodesk’s construction solutions portfolio and extends  Building Information Modeling (BIM) further into the field. …

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