It’s virtual and it's local. Bentley’s reality modeling software, ContextCapture, is now offered both as an on-premise and cloud-based service. Users can now access Bentley’s Connect cloud services with ContextCapture Cloud Processing Service and ProjectWise ContextShare. This technology allows one to automatically generate, store securely, and manage 3D, engineering-ready … [Read more...] about How real is Bentley’s reality modeling software?
The theme of this year’s conference is Going Digital: Advancements in Infrastructure. Bentley Systems is calling its users for submissions to the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry experts, recognize infrastructure projects for digital innovations that improve project delivery and/or asset … [Read more...] about Call for submissions to Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards
The addition of the Indian building design and documentation company expands Bentley’s offerings in new markets. Bentley Systems recently announced its acquisition of Mumbai-based building design experts, S-Cube Futuretech. As one of the engineering sectors’ largest software providers, this move is set to expand Bentley’s influence in the Indian, South East Asian, and … [Read more...] about Bentley Systems acquires S-Cube Futuretech
Products yet to be named will be updated to support direct import/export. The top CAD company in AEC design, Autodesk, and the biggest player in construction-specific software, Trimble, have agreed to cooperate on interoperability issues. While both already support a variety of open standards in architecture, engineering, and construction, the new cooperation will optimize … [Read more...] about Autodesk, Trimble to cooperate on interoperability
New Trimble Connect offers a cloud-based platform for strategic collaboration in the construction and operation of buildings. By Kathleen Maher Back in 2012, when Trimble acquired SketchUp, the company said they were setting out to redefine the construction industry. There were probably some people who said, Trimble? At that time, the company was a giant in survey, … [Read more...] about Trimble looks for AEC efficiencies through collaboration