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AU2013: Video Highlights

We’ve captured some amazing new technologies and gizmos on display at Autodesk University! Here are the highlights: Autodesk ReCap Robot: Is the future of Reality Capture destined to be automated? Here is an example of Autodesk ReCap, in conjunction with [...]

December 6, 2013 Events, Technology

AU2013: Exhibit highlights

Design and engineering studio Bot & Dolly’s dancing robot was a huge hit with the crowd. Their creative applications of robotics and automation in film, television, and stage use Autodesk’s 3D animation software, Maya. And we saw another robot drawing [...]

December 4, 2013 Events, Technology

AU2013: CAM 360 Unveiled – Industry First Cloud-Based Computer-Aided Machining

Autodesk has unveiled CAM 360, the industry’s first cloud-based solution for computer-aided machining (CAM) software and services. Unlike standalone CAM tools, CAM 360 combines CNC programming, simulation, and design with real-time collaboration, online project and data management. According to Autodesk, [...]

December 4, 2013 Events, Technology
AU213 Keynote Address

AU2013: Keynote Address Highlights

Autodesk University 2013’s Keynote address firmly placed remote access to Autodesk tools as being the way of future. Keynote highlights included: Point clouds: site engineers were reported as finding point clouds the most trustworthy source of data. A demonstration of [...]

December 4, 2013 Events, Technology

Latest Autodesk Service Packs and Updates

A2K is pleased to bring you the latest Autodesk service packs and updates: AutoCAD AutoCAD LT 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD 2014 Service Pack I AutoCAD Civil3D 2014 Service Pack I Revit Revit Architecture 2014 Update Release II Revit LT [...]

November 21, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks

Autodesk University – Live Streaming and Selected Classes, Free for Everyone

Experience the excitement of this year’s Autodesk University conference from your office or on the go, with live streaming video of sessions. Autodesk University 2013 will be held in Las Vegas from 3-5 December. If you can’t attend the conference, [...]

November 20, 2013 Events, Technology

Introducing Autodesk’s FormIt Web Beta

Autodesk have now released Formit for the web browser. While FormIt Web it does not have all of the features of the iOS version (yet), it still has huge potential. FormIt helps you capture building design concepts digitally, anytime and [...]

October 23, 2013 Technology

Tips & Tricks to Make the Most of Autodesk Revit

1. Revit’s In-Built Calculator For values of numerical parameters, you can calculate basic arithmetic by starting with an ‘=’ symbol. You can even use parentheses ( ) to order the way the value is calculated. e.g. = (100 + 50) [...]

October 18, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks

A2K’s Top Technical Tips & Tricks

Revit: Use the TAB key to cycle through objects that are close together AutoCAD: If your dialog boxes don’t show up, type FILEDIA at the command line and set the value to 1 Inventor: Use the Shift + right mouse [...]

September 25, 2013 Technology, Tips and Tricks

CEOs and Directors of Autodesk Meet in Sydney

Today, the Joint CEOs of A2K Technologies – Paul Laycock and Fari Fanaeyan – met with various executives at Autodesk – Steve Blum (Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales & Services), Pat Williams (Senior Vice President, Worldwide Emerging Markets) and Mitsuru [...]

September 24, 2013 A2K News, Events, Industry