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Adraft is now Providing an Online Inventor Training Course!
Adraft is excited to announce that we are partnering with DC CADD to provide an online training course that has a mix of online lecturing, self-paced exercises and online help to get you started with Autodesk Inventor. The current class is currently closed, but keep checking back for more classes, or call Kelly Bourne at 866-769-6163 for more information.
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Adraft Announces: Adraft is now a 3D Systems Authorized Reseller!
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Adraft received a new Authorization!
Adraft has earned the new Consulting Specialization designation for value added resellers from Autodesk, Inc.! As an Autodesk Consulting Specialized Partner, we have shown that we have made significant investment in their people, have a solid consulting business plan, have reference able customers, and we offer a high level of knowledge and support to customers in the Manufacturing industry.
The Autodesk Cloud!
Autodesk® Subscription now gives you a greater advantage, with Autodesk® Cloud capabilities that help you increase mobility, improve collaboration, and optimize your designs—advancing the way you work. Along with upgrades to the latest software releases, online technical support, and flexible licensing privileges, Autodesk Subscription now provides 3 GB of Autodesk Cloud storage per seat. This allows you to store numerous files in the cloud, extending your workflow beyond the desktop and enabling you to share projects with anyone, anytime, anywhere. In addition, exclusive access to cloud‐based services—such as rendering, energy analysis, design optimization, and robust collaboration—is now available for select products and suites.
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Autodesk Virtual Event: Product Design and Manufacturing Event
The Autodesk Manufacturing Industry virtual event was on January 12, 2011. It was an online show created to offer an array of opportunities for manufacturers to learn how to to make Digital Prototyping a part of their strategies for greater product innovation, sustainable revenue growth and reduced costs. You can participate right from your desk with the recorded copy of the days presentation!
The agenda included a variety of webcasts at designated times, providing attendees with the opportunity to interact with Autodesk experts and other industry professionals, resellers and sponsors.
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One Digital Model, Multiple Benefits.
Realize the full advantages of mechatronics design with the Autodesk solution for Digital Prototyping.
Inventor Takes You Beyond 3D with Mechatronics Product Design
The Inventor-based Autodesk solution for Digital Prototyping offers the best bi-directional interoperability between 2D and 3D mechanical and electrical design applications. Autodesk tools enable you to:
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Autodesk Screencast on Plastics Product Design
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