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Revit 2020.2 and 3ds Max 2020.3 Public Roadmap
The latest release of Revit focuses on productivity such as Edit Circuit and Panel in Panel Schedule View and 3ds Max features more predictive tools.
Safety First- Measuring Distance to Exits with Path Tool
By Jeff Hanson, Autodesk Revit 2020 introduced the path of travel tool to assist in measuring travel distance requirements to make fire life safety easy and fast to calculate.
New & Improved Autodesk 2020 Licensing Mechanism New & Improved Autodesk 2020 Licensing Mechanism
By Mark Lancaster, Synergis EDS If you're updating the 2020 licensing mechanism through the Autodesk Desktop App there's a prerequisite for the Microsoft C++ 2017 Redistributable.
8 New Usability Enhancements in BIM 360 Cost Management 8 New Usability Enhancements in BIM 360 Cost Management
By Autodesk New usability enhancements include Bulk Actions, Custom Attributes, and Editable Change Order Item Numbering to name a few.
Exploring Lighting and Energy Analysis Tools in Revit Part 1 Exploring Lighting and Energy Analysis Tools in Revit Part 1
By IMAGINiT Technologies Energy performance analysis tools in Revit can help architecture firms meet sustainability goals, including the Architecture 2030 Challenge.
JPR Reports: Demand for GPUs is Greater than PC's in Q3 JPR Reports: Demand for GPUs is Greater than PC's in Q3
By Kathleen Maher, Jon Peddie Research The opportunities for GPUs are greater than ever and as cloud workflows take over, and those who were leery of the cloud are now rendering in the cloud.
Advanced Materials in Revit Advanced Materials in Revit
By IMAGINiT Technologies The latest Raytracer rendering engine in Revit now utilizes parameters for materials not previously available in Revit.
What's Important in Workstations to End Users? What's Important in Workstations to End Users?
By Jon Peddie JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in both manufacturing and AEC.
Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel
By Jon Peddie, Jon Peddie Research Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel processors.
IMAGINiT Helps Firm Set the Stage for Future Growth IMAGINiT Helps Firm Set the Stage for Future Growth
By IMAGINiT Technologies By implementing Revit with support from the IMAGINiT team Alban Engineering was able to increase efficiency and better collaboration.
Considerations for Sharing BIM Data with AEC Teams Considerations for Sharing BIM Data with AEC Teams
By Brian Haines, FM:Systems FM:Systems' Brian Haines says the best way to define what data you need is by talking to the people who will actually be using the BIM data daily.
New Dell Technologies Uniquely Positioned for IoT New Dell Technologies Uniquely Positioned for IoT
By Moor Insights & Strategy (MI&S) MI&S believes Dell can help customers solve its IoT puzzle, offering solutions for predictive maintenance, improving facilities management and more.
IMAGINiT Helps International Firm Get with the BIM Program IMAGINiT Helps International Firm Get with the BIM Program
By IMAGINiT Technologies With help from the IMAGINiT team Page Interworks expanded their toolbox with Revit to meet the demands of clients and take on more projects.
Simulation in the Era of Smart Facilities Simulation in the Era of Smart Facilities
By Ed Martin, CIMdata Simulation in AEC barely scratch the surface of what is possible, but trends in IoT and smart buildings is leading to greater usage.
ZGF Architects Collaborates & Keeps Pace with Ideate ZGF Architects Collaborates & Keeps Pace with Ideate
Summary by Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor ZGF uses Autodesk Revit and Ideate Software's solutions for its designs, enabling the company to overcome contemporary challenges faced by many firms.
Power of IoT Demonstrated with Rooftop Beehive Power of IoT Demonstrated with Rooftop Beehive
By Dell Dell in Ireland set up an "internet of bees" colony, providing a working example of what the IoT can deliver and how IoT success lies in five phases.
Scanning Efforts Pay Off for Sydney Water Project Scanning Efforts Pay Off for Sydney Water Project
By Autodesk Atlas Engineering uses reality computing and BIM to deliver clean water in Australia as part of Syndey Water utilities delivery management program.
Change the Way You Collect and Analyze Data with IIoT Change the Way You Collect and Analyze Data with IIoT
By David White and Greg Gorbach, ARC This paper by ARC Advisory discusses the emerging need for edge gateway devices and highlights how Eigen Innovations uses the edge.
The Value of Bringing Analytics to the Edge The Value of Bringing Analytics to the Edge
By Hurwitz & Associates Many organizations are investing in new IoT initiatives in a variety of use cases including retail, hospitality, energy, and fleet management.
BIM and PLM: Comparing, Contrasting, Converging BIM and PLM: Comparing, Contrasting, Converging
By Ed Martin, CIMdata CIMdata looks at several factors driving the convergence of BIM and PLM, including key opportunities for interoperability improvement.
Martin/Martin Increases Quality for Rebar Detailing with BIM Martin/Martin Increases Quality for Rebar Detailing with BIM
By Autodesk Using BIM processes and Revit software for rebar detailing helped Martin/Martin meet all of the project schedules for semiconductor plant.
Training Doesn't Have to be Challenging with the Right Plan Training Doesn't Have to be Challenging with the Right Plan
By Sana Nassar, AECO Strategic Implementation Manager, Microdesk Microdesk's AECO Strategic Implementation Manager suggests taking workflow based and interdisciplinary approaches, and that timing is key.
Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech Four Tips When Implementing Augmented Reality Tech
By Edward J. Martin, CIMdata CIMdata's Ed Martin explores some important factors AEC firms need to take into account when considering the deployment of AR technology.
You've Got Options in an Evolving Workstation Market You've Got Options in an Evolving Workstation Market
By Kathleen Maher, Jon Peddie Research JPR finds that demand for high-end processing seems to be a growing trend, and provides a look at some of the hottest products on the market.
6 Steps to Improve Equipment with the IIoT 6 Steps to Improve Equipment with the IIoT
By Dell and GE Dell and GE cover six best practice steps to plan your connected machines implementation, along with technology options by each company.