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Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down Autodesk CEO Carl Bass Steps Down
Press Release Issued by Autodesk After 14 years with Autodesk Bass announced his resignation as president and CEO, effective February 8. Bass to remain on BOD and new CEO is TBD.
Project Calrissian for CFD Extended to March Project Calrissian for CFD Extended to March
Announcement by Autodesk This free technology preview features functionality from Autodesk Flow Design including solver optimizations, lift and drag charts, and more.
What's New for Inventor 2017.3 (Customers with Subscription) What's New for Inventor 2017.3 (Customers with Subscription)
Announcement by Autodesk Inventor 2017.3 delivers fixes and over 20 product enhancements in projected sketch references, intelligent interference filtering, 3D PDF publishing.
Autodesk Opens BUILD Workshop for Construction Industry Autodesk Opens BUILD Workshop for Construction Industry
Announcement by Autodesk The Boston-based Autodesk Building, Innovation, Learning and Design (BUILD) Space, is a free space for digital fabrication, robotics and construction.
Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017 Enhanced Prototyping and File Preparation in Netfabb 2017
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Autodesk Netfabb 2017 for additive manufacturing integrates design enhancement, manufacturing preparation and build simulation tools.
Autodesk Takes PDM to the Cloud at Accelerate 2016 Autodesk Takes PDM to the Cloud at Accelerate 2016
Announcement by Autodesk Autodesk has added PDM capabilities to their cloud-based PLM solution, Fusion Lifecycle, which was formerly Autodesk PLM 360.
New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive New Autodesk Portfolio Combines Additive and Subtractive
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Autodesk introduced its Portfolio for the Future of Manufacturing, including Inventor HSM, FeatureCAM, Fusion 360, Netfabb and more.
Autodesk 2017 CAM Products Now Available Autodesk 2017 CAM Products Now Available
Announcement by Autodesk Autodesk's CAM solutions include enhanced versions of FeatureCAM, PartMaker and PowerMill, which will be on display at IMTS next month.

See These Videos on Inventor 2017 R2 Updates
Announcement by Autodesk R2 has a new property manager in AnyCAD for mapping properties from non-native data to Inventor and a BIM content on-demand tool. Watch the videos.
Autodesk Industry Collections Now Available Worldwide Autodesk Industry Collections Now Available Worldwide
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Customers can now subscribe monthly, quarterly, or annually to a wide selection of the most essential Autodesk software by industry.
Autodesk Introduces Visualization Service for Storytelling Autodesk Introduces Visualization Service for Storytelling
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Autodesk LIVE, a new interactive visualization service gives Revit users the ability to transform their designs into fully-interactive 3D models.
Updated Project Scandium for Moldflow Insight Updated Project Scandium for Moldflow Insight
By Scott Sheppard, Autodesk Available via Autodesk Labs, the simulation technology now has thermocouple-controlled cooling and autosizing for CAD and fiber improvements.
FeatureCAM 2016 R3 Available Now FeatureCAM 2016 R3 Available Now
Announcement by Delcam FeatureCAM 2016 R3 users can now create spiral toolpaths for face milling operations and automatically control rotational machine axes.
Interoperability Agreement Reached for Autodesk and Trimble Interoperability Agreement Reached for Autodesk and Trimble
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Autodesk and Trimble will exchange Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) and developer tools to build and market interoperable products.
Autodesk Announces Industry Collections Available August 1 Autodesk Announces Industry Collections Available August 1
Compiled by ConnectPress Starting August 1 Autodesk will replace their existing design suites with Industry Collections for AEC, product design and M & E.
Formerly Known as Memento, Cloud-Powered ReMake Available Formerly Known as Memento, Cloud-Powered ReMake Available
Press Release Issued by Autodesk ReMake converts a sequence of photos or scan data into high resolution 3D meshes to clean, repair, and optimize the mesh for design and engineering.
Autodesk Adds Fusion Connect and Fusion Lifecycle Autodesk Adds Fusion Connect and Fusion Lifecycle
Announcement by Autodesk Fusion Lifecycle is the new name for it's cloud-based PLM 360 and Fusion Connect replaces the name SeeControl IoT software.
Autodesk Acquires Solid Angle's Rendering Engine Autodesk Acquires Solid Angle's Rendering Engine
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Solid Angle's Arnold will remain available as a standalone renderer for Autodesk products. Other third party renderers will also remain available.
Autodesk Alias & VRED Released, Support Automotive Workflow Autodesk Alias & VRED Released, Support Automotive Workflow
By Automotive Drift Using Alias and VRED Autodesk together means a futuristic workflow for companies looking for better collaboration.
Anark Core Incorporated Into Autodesk Inventor 2017 Anark Core Incorporated Into Autodesk Inventor 2017
Press Release Issued by Anark The Anark technology built into Inventor 2017 will allow users to publish Inventor 3D parts and assemblies, together with attached 2D drawings.
Inventor 2017 Delivers Support for Evolving Engineers Inventor 2017 Delivers Support for Evolving Engineers
Press Release Issued by Autodesk The newest edition of Inventor comes with new interoperability tools, professional-grade design tools, and enhanced communication tools.
Desktop App, PDF Imports Included in AutoCAD 2017 Release Desktop App, PDF Imports Included in AutoCAD 2017 Release
Press Release Issued by Autodesk Additionally included is the AutoCAD 360 Pro mobile app and the ability to create and edit centerlines and centermarks.
Autodesk Adds Their Efforts to 3D Robotics Autodesk Adds Their Efforts to 3D Robotics
By Autodesk 3D Robotics is using the Forge platform to develop a new UAV-to-cloud solution, enabling field professionals to perform inspections of work sites.
Autodesk Backs Smart City Challenge with InfraWorks 360 Autodesk Backs Smart City Challenge with InfraWorks 360
Press Release Issued by USDOT The finalists in the Smart City Challenge will be given access to InfraWorks 360, plus training and support to make their visions become a reality.
Autodesk and Siemens Plan to Improve Interoperability Autodesk and Siemens Plan to Improve Interoperability
Press Release Issued by Autodesk and Siemens Autodesk and Siemens PLM Software have signed a formal agreement to improve the interoperability between their software products.