HOW: Autodesk will host a live webcast call at www.autodesk.com/investors. An audio replay webcast and podcast will also be available after 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time on our website at www.autodesk.com/investors.
CONTACT: For more information, please call Autodesk Investor Relations at 415-507-6705.
Avatech Solutions, Inc. announced it will release its financial results for the three and six month periods ended December 31, 2009, before the market opens on Tuesday, February 16, 2010. The Company has scheduled a conference call for 11:00 a.m. Eastern Time on the same day.
The dial-in numbers for the conference call are (866) 356-4279 (domestic) or (617) 597-5394 (international), and enter the passcode (15575988). A replay of the call will also be available through February 23, 2010, and can be accessed by dialing (888) 286-8010 (domestic) or (617) 801-6888 (international), and dialing the passcode (70993622).
A live webcast of the conference call will be available to all investors in the Investor Relations section of the Company's
Integrated Environmental Solutions (IES) announced it will provide training on its software and building physics design principles within an integrated design process as part of a new BIM course being run by the San José/Evergreen Community College District's (SJECCD) Workforce Institute. Thanks to a nearly $1 million grant, SJECCD will offer professionals in the building industry specialized training that is critical for helping them maintain a competitive edge and develop more sustainable green building practices.
The high-profile launch by
Apple last week of its long-rumored iPad tablet computing device highlights the real start of a new market segment for media tablets that according to analysts at
ABI Research will see four million units shipped this year. By 2015, shipments are forecast to reach about 57 million annually.
Bricsys, the developer of Bricscad, announced that Bricscad is no longer based on IntelliCAD. The company - owner of the new Bricscad technology - is no longer member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium.
The Bricsys team was one of the first members at the start of the ITC. In recent years Bricsys has developed its own CAD platform, under the Bricscad brand. The release of Bricscad V8 was the first CAD platform based on the new DWGdirect libraries of the ODA, and was in fact a rupture with the former technology used in IntelliCAD. It was also the start of a highly improved set of API's.
Autodesk, Inc. has established a research and development center in Tel Aviv, to help drive the development of emerging technologies such as web-based design and collaboration software. With the addition of Israel to Autodesk's global development network, Autodesk now operates development centers in more than 14 countries around the world.
Paradigm Imaging Group announced the release of imageFLOW 2.0 - an enhanced version of their popular document imaging software.
Paradigm Imaging's exclusive imageFLOW 2.0 is powerful, user-friendly document imaging software that interfaces with all current Graphtec large format scanners, Paradigm's imagePRO large format scanners, imagePRO FLEX and EIS multifunction systems.
Bluebeam Software announced Bluebeam PDF Revu 8, the newest version of the leading PDF editor for the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry. Revu 8 is a turnkey solution for integrating best-in-class PDF creation, markup and editing into digital workflows with amazing new features for customization and improved access to files. Among the new features are integration into Microsoft SharePoint and Bentley ProjectWise, a file management tab and a revamped, customizable interface.
BOXX Technologies together with
Autodesk, Inc. announced the introduction of RenderFarm on Wheels (ROW), the world's first turn-key dedicated rendering system. In developing ROW, BOXX engineers worked closely with Autodesk Consulting, an embedded services division helping customers address business problems and optimize operations.
The updated Vallox plugin for
MagiCAD is now available for download. The update includes 64-bit version and support for AutoCAD 2010. Both 32- and 64-bit versions of the plugin are compatible with the latest MagiCAD edition.
Graebert GmbH (Berlin) announced ARES, the industry's first native cross-platform CAD solution. ARES provides both industry compatibility and the highest-performance features and capabilities for mission-critical design workflow. Details may be found at the Company's
Cadac Organice BV, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner developing Cadac Organice, a SharePoint based engineering document management solution, announces the upcoming introduction of the Cadac Organice 2010 Product Suite.
Cadac Organice 2010 will bring exiting new features and functionalities of which some will be unveiled in the upcoming weeks prior to the official release on March 8, 2010. The new version of the Product Suite is again 100% based on Microsoft SharePoint and provides a smart client to SharePoint that is developed in Microsoft .NET 3.5 technology.
Quantapoint, provider of Digital Facilities that improve safety and decision-making for building, managing and upgrading facility assets -- announced the latest integration of Quantapoint 3D laser scan data into AVEVA NET using AccessPoint. Quantapoint is the world's most experienced 3D laser scanning company, having completed nearly 1,400 projects / 200,000 man-hours of incident-free laser scanning worldwide for the architectural, process, power and offshore industries.
Demonstrating its continued technology leadership and position as the premier graphics solution of choice for design professionals,
NVIDIA Corp. announced the availability of its entire new line of Quadro professional graphics solutions for mobile workstations.
Trimble introduced the Trimble TS835 Mechanical Total Station, a premium mechanical total station for building construction professionals. The unique instrument features an onboard Windows CE device running Trimble LM80 Layout Manager software. Building construction professionals can now experience the convenience of this powerful software designed specifically for their applications directly at their fingertips without an external controller. The Trimble TS835 Total Station enables contractors to increase point layout productivity and accuracy while reducing rework and project expenses.
Trimble introduced the Trimble CX 3D Scanner for building construction applications. This advanced, high-accuracy sensor captures more than 50,000 position points per second - enough data to record the details of a target's shape, size and position with very high precision. It is ideal for building construction applications requiring the accurate measurement of as-built structures, in particular, by mechanical, engineering, and plumbing contractors involved in HVAC and pipe installations.
Trimble introduced the Trimble AllTrak Asset Management System running on the advanced Trimble Tablet Rugged PC. Trimble AllTrak on the Trimble Tablet supplies building construction contractors with quantitative information about assets, which they can use to analyze and improve the utilization of equipment, tools, and consumables. With accurate asset information at their fingertips, contractors can make informed decisions about asset acquisition and maintenance. In addition, the system increases return on investment by improving asset utilization and monitoring equipment to avoid losses.
Maxwell Systems, Inc. introduced Maxwell Systems ProContractorMX 2.0, a comprehensive, all-in-one construction business management solution that includes key capabilities for takeoff estimating; bids and proposals; management of projects, procurement, financials, employees and payroll, and equipment; and intelligent dashboards and critical reports for timely analysis of projects or the business overall.
StrucSoft Solutions launched MWF Professional, a significant new upgrade of its metal and wood framing solution for Autodesk Revit Architecture 2010 and Revit Structure 2010. MWF is a template-driven extension to Revit that streamlines design, shop floor drawing production, and manufacture of light gauge metal and wood framing.
“MWF Professional pushes the limit of framing automation in the Revit environment and provides framing designers, engineers, builders, contractors and fabricators with the tools required take on serious metal or wood framing projects,” commented Amir Masood, VP of marketing and business development at Strucsoft Solutions.
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