GRAPHISOFT BIMx Tops 100,000 Downloads in Apple's App Store, Latest Release Introduces New Features

BUDAPEST, Hungary, Oct. 2, 2012 — (PRNewswire) —  As App Store downloads of popular BIMx app recently topped 100,000, GRAPHISOFT announced today a free update containing the latest innovations for its cutting-edge communication and presentation tool for BIM projects.

 

BIMx is an interactive environment that allows users to explore full BIM models without holding a license of the professional authoring software in which the building model was originally created.  With BIMx, ArchiCAD users have been able to publish self-running BIMx models for their clients to run on desktop computers (Win/Mac), as well as on iOS and Android devices putting BIM into the hands of all stakeholders not actively involved in the actual creation of the BIM model such as contractors, builders, clients, owners, and principals of design practices.

BIMx for iOS and Android devices

The new features available in the latest version of BIMx include:

  • Gallery: this function, previously available only in the desktop version of BIMx, allows users to define views and navigational routes; from these defined points, one can freely 'walk through' the model.
  • Guided navigation: this function restricts navigation of the model to those views previously saved in the Gallery

The latest version is available on all supported platforms, including iOS and Android.

BIMx Community on Facebook
The integrated BIMx community on Facebook is the central hub for sharing interactive 3D building models. Architects holding a BIMx license – either commercial or educational license – can publish their models directly to this online community. Native Facebook functions such as comments, likes and share are extended with customized functions for filtering models by educational or professional types; searching models using key-words or finding uploaded models of specific users, architects or clients. BIMx models can be uploaded, browsed and downloaded by non-Facebook users as well; only "liking" and "commenting" requires Facebook registration.  ArchiCAD users holding a full commercial BIMx license and an active Software Services Agreement can benefit from a cloud service exclusively provided by GRAPHISOFT for private model transfer. For more information, please contact your local ArchiCAD provider.

About GRAPHISOFT
GRAPHISOFT ignited the BIM revolution with ArchiCAD, the industry first BIM software for architects. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as the revolutionary GRAPHISOFT BIM Server™, the world's first real-time BIM collaboration environment and GRAPHISOFT EcoDesigner™, the world's first fully-integrated building energy modeling application that have fundamentally changed how architects worldwide design and collaborate today. Since its 2007 acquisition, GRAPHISOFT has been part of the  Nemetschek Group.

 

 

SOURCE GRAPHISOFT




Review Article Be the first to review this article
Featured Video
Jobs
BIM Manager for Eagle Point Software Corporation at Dubuque, Iowa
Senior Structural Engineer for Wiss,Janney, Estner Assoicates, Inc at houston, Texas
Software Developer for CHA Consulting, Inc. at Norwell, Massachusetts
System Designer/Engineer for Bluewater at Southfield, Michigan
Mechanical Engineer for Allen & Shariff Corporation at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Geospatial Analyst/Programmer for LANDIQ at Sacramento, California
Upcoming Events
Bentley Institute Learn Conference for ProjectWise in London at Millennium Gloucester Hotel 4-18 Harrington Gardens Kensington, London United Kingdom - May 9 - 10, 2018
AEC Next Technology Expo + Conference & SPAR 3D Expo + Conference at Anaheim Convention Center Anaheim CA - Jun 5 - 7, 2018
HxGN LIVE 2018 at The Venetian Las Vegas NV - Jun 12 - 15, 2018
Boston Lights 2018 at THE WESTIN BOSTON WATERFRONT 425 Summer Street Boston MA - Nov 13, 2018
Canon: oce crystalPoint
Bentley: Top 5 Reasons
CADalog.com - Countless CAD add-ons, plug-ins and more.



Internet Business Systems © 2018 Internet Business Systems, Inc.
25 North 14th Steet, Suite 710, San Jose, CA 95112
+1 (408) 882-6554 — Contact Us, or visit our other sites:
TechJobsCafe - Technical Jobs and Resumes EDACafe - Electronic Design Automation GISCafe - Geographical Information Services  MCADCafe - Mechanical Design and Engineering ShareCG - Share Computer Graphic (CG) Animation, 3D Art and 3D Models
  Privacy PolicyAdvertise