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DWG update: a new view of an old standby

BY
GfxS staff

DWG plays a strong role in modern CAD workflows. The year 2022 marks the 40th birthday of AutoCAD and its ...

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Autodesk 4Q financials: 2019 was very good year…

BY
Kathleen Maher

Autodesk’s 2019 acquisitions open up new business and expands the company’s cloud infrastructure. CEO Andrew Anagnost promises growth through 2023. ...

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The AutoCAD workalike market in 2019

BY
Ralph Grabowski

AutoCAD is targeted by many workalike software vendors precisely because it is the most successful general 2D/3D CAD program of ...

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A new mission for the Open Design Alliance

BY
Randall Newton

Having solved interoperability with AutoCAD files, ODA now aims to extend the value of the .dwg format. By Randall S. ...

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Teigha update adds support for AutoCAD 2018

BY
Randall Newton

The update also adds support for the Autodesk ReCap .rcp format. We review why the ODA is important to the ...

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ODA Teigha to introduce version history to .dwg

BY
Randall Newton

The Open Design Alliance returns to Prague for a third straight year to introduce new technology to its member companies.  ...

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Business Intelligence platform DrivenBI integrates AutoCAD

BY
Randall Newton

Design can now connect directly into business planning dashboard.  Cloud-based Business Intelligence (BI) platform DrivenBI has added support for Autodesk ...

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BricsCAD officially compatible with Intergraph CADWorx Plant

BY
Randall Newton

For tiny Bricsys the deal a big step forward in its battle to be taken seriously as a legitimate alternative to ...

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Autodesk revenue down 18% in third quarter

BY
Randall Newton

The warnings about lower revenue during business model transition are still true. AutoCAD business is in the cellar. By Randall ...

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BricsCAD update puts BIM and MCAD in a familiar container

BY
Randall Newton

Bricsys is betting CAD users want to keep using .dwg data and drafting workflows while taking advantage of 3D advances. ...