Tuesday, September 13, 2016
AEC-related Technology and Software Rundown (snippets from a recent article on constructionexex.com)
Snippets from an article published on constructionexec.com
Article title: Technology and Software Rundown
Author: Marla McIntyre
Published On: Wednesday, September 7, 2016
NEWFORMA PROJECT CENTER HYBRID PLATFORM MANAGES BUILDING AND INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECT INFORMATION
Newforma® Project Center release 11.7, featuring Newforma® Cloud Services, is an integrated cloud-based extension of the PIM solution. Cloud services frees information from silos created by the use of multiple file sharing solutions, integrating on-premise and cloud storage to support collaboration among dispersed project teams. Newforma Project Center with cloud services bridges data silos for secure, real-time access to the information needed to collaborate effectively, while providing audit trails for compliance, records retention, knowledge mining and dispute resolution. Project teams can communicate and collaborate on existing processes, workflows and data formats, without using multiple platforms to maintain detailed project records.
ACONEX LTD AND DROPBOX JOIN FORCES TO EASE PROJECT TEAM COLLABORATION
Dropbox and Aconex Ltd’s new global partnership provides better data integration between the two platforms. Aconex users can securely move documents, drawings, photos and other files from Dropbox to Aconex with a few simple clicks. Once on the Aconex platform, the files can be shared, distributed, updated, tracked and searched in controlled workflows across many different organizations connected on projects.
BLUEBEAM EXTREME CONFERENCE INSPIRES INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS TO “BE A PART OF SOMETHING BIGGER”
Bluebeam, Inc recently brought together a diverse community of more than 1,000 professionals, students and industry leaders for three days of innovation, inspiration, training and networking at the Bluebeam eXtreme Conference in San Diego. The conference featured lectures, training sessions, customer panels and case studies that inspired attendees to push the limits of digital project collaboration. The conference keynote by Richard Lee, Bluebeam president and CEO, focused on the conference theme, “Be a Part of Something Bigger,” as well as the exploration of hardware integration and Bluebeam Revu adoption reaching the 1 million user mark.
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