FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CADPO(R) ANNOUNCES AUTOCAD(R) TO SOLIDWORKS(R) TRANSITION COURSE
e-Learning Convenience to Assist 2D to 3D Transition
WESTMINSTER, COLORADO - January 25, 2005 - CAD Potential, Inc. (“Cadpo”) announces a new "AutoCAD to SolidWorks Transition" course, available immediately in its i.get.it(R) e-learning system. AutoCAD 2D users will now be able to make a transition to 3D software more easily with the "AutoCAD to SolidWorks Transition" course in i.get.it.
Key components of the "AutoCAD to SolidWorks Transition" course are:
* DWG/DXF Import Wizard;
* DWG Editor (new in SolidWorks 2005);
* New DWG Gateway;
* Data translation best practices and;
* 2D to 3D transition best practices.
According to Cadpo president Kevin Noe, “We understand that a majority of SolidWorks software users have previous experience with AutoCAD. SolidWorks is taking great strides to make 2D legacy data more usable for designs, and now with our AutoCAD to SolidWorks Transition course, designers can capitalize on the new functionality.”
“i.get.it provides our customers with a simple way to get up to speed with SolidWorks, software” says Brian Houle, partner program manager for SolidWorks Corporation. “By adding this course to its impressive library of online courses, Cadpo continues to provide more options for users to better utilize SolidWorks.”
CAD Potential, Inc. ("Cadpo") empowers people to do great things through engineering knowledge offering expertise in CATIA, COSMOSWorks, NX/Unigraphics, SolidWorks, Teamcenter Engineering, and others. Established in 1988, Cadpo is a privately owned company headquartered in Westminster, Colorado with international offices in Japan, Singapore, and the United Kingdom. For more information, please visit
About SolidWorks Corporation
SolidWorks Corporation, a Dassault Syst�s S.A. (Nasdaq: DASTY, Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) company, develops and markets software for mechanical design, analysis, and product data management. It is the #1 supplier of 3D mechanical design software for the mainstream market. SolidWorks leads the market in number of users in production, customer satisfaction, and revenue. For the latest news, information, or a live online demonstration, visit the company’s Web site (
www.solidworks.com) or call 1-800-693-9000 (outside of North America, call +1-978-371-5000).
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For more information contact: Jason A. Graves, Director of Channel Sales, +1 (303) 252-8485,
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