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Autodesk to Offer Infrastructure Modeling Software Access via DoT’s ‘Smart City’ Competition

The Transportation Department has partnered with Autodesk to offer Smart City Challenge finalists access to a building information modeling platform in an effort to help participating cities develop urban innovation plans, CityLab reported Monday. Eric Jaffe writes DOT has received ideas from more than 78 U.S. cities on how to address mobility and safety problems through technology …

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Autodesk, Livermore Lab Partner on Materials Design Research

Autodesk and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have signed an 18-month cooperative research and development agreement to study the design of advanced materials using additive manufacturing, architected design and material modeling techniques. LLNL said Monday its researchers will use Autodesk’s design software to produce 3-D printed protective helmets as part of a test …

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Autodesk Kicks Off FedRAMP Certification Process

Autodesk has entered into the compliance process to certify Autodesk A360, Autodesk BIM 360 Glue and other cloud products and services for federal agency use as part of the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program. The company said Thursday it has received an “in process” ranking through its work with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. “By …

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Chad Mills: Carahsoft to Offer Autodesk 3D Design Software in Gov’t Sector

Carahsoft has agreed to resell Autodesk‘s three-dimensional design software offerings to customers in the federal government. Carahsoft has expanded its General Services Administration schedule with Autodesk services and term-based licenses and software suites, Carahsoft said Tuesday. Autodesk’s software is designed for use in government projects such as facility, building and installation management; …

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Autodesk, National Park Service Create 3D Models of USS Arizona Artifacts; Brian Mathews Comments

Autodesk and the National Park Service held a press conference on Memorial Day to present the initial results of their survey of the USS Arizona and the 3D printout models created from these findings. Using Autodesk technology such as reality computing, underwater photogrammetry, subsea LiDAR, high-resolution sonar and above-water laser scanning, the team …

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DRS Releases Thermal Camera 3D Models Via Autodesk Web Service

DRS Technologies has unveiled a series of digital building product models of its infrared camera technology through an Autodesk web application service. Autodesk’s Seek online platform works to help construction architects and engineers view three-dimensional building information modeling data on DRS’ WatchMaster thermal cameras, DRS said Thursday. The WatchMaster BIM …

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Autodesk Donates $250M in Resources for White House STEAM Program

Autodesk will donate $250 million in technology resources to a White House program aimed at helping secondary school teachers prepare students for STEAM careers (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics). The company will provide teachers at more than 27,000 U.S. secondary schools with 3D design software, project-based lessons, training and …

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Autodesk University Opens Seven Online Classes for Public

Autodesk University has released seven online classes for engineering graduates, students or enthusiasts that can be accessed for free through their website. The AU 2013 classes will give registered users access to select sessions, handouts, presentations and more, according to a Thursday blog post of Caron Beesley, an editor of …

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Autodesk Buys Circuits.io for Circuit Design Market Push; Samir Hanna Comments

Audodesk (NASDAQ: ADSK) has purchased Circuits.io for an undisclosed amount as part of moves to expand product offerings in electronic circuit design and simulation. Circuits.io’s technology and development team offers web-based applications and collaboration tools for a community of circuit designers, innovators and entrepreneurs, Autodesk said Monday. “The rise in …

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Autodesk Buys Virtual Shape Research Technology Assets; Buzz Kross Comments

Autodesk has purchased Virtual Shape Research GmbH’s technology assets for an undisclosed amount as part of a strategy efforts expand services for automotive customers. Autodesk will integrate VSR’s technology into the Alias product lines and absorb 10 VSR workers, who will collaborate to develop new design and technical surfacing services, Autodesk said …

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