SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 2, 2008
The latest versions of Autodesk’s industry-leading mechanical engineering and design software for manufacturing are now shipping, enhancing manufacturers’ use and implementation of Digital Prototyping – the ability to virtually design a complete product and simulate how it will work under real world conditions, before it is built. The 2009 product lineup includes new and enhanced versions of the Autodesk Inventor product line, AutoCAD Mechanical, AutoCAD Electrical, the Autodesk AliasStudio product line, Autodesk Showcase and Autodesk Productstream software.
Inventor 2009 Family of Products
Autodesk Inventor software is the foundation of the Autodesk solution for Digital Prototyping, producing 3D models that validate the form, fit and function of a design with less reliance on costly and time-consuming physical prototypes. This newest release of the Inventor family of products features enhancements to many core design tools, offering significant increases in productivity:
Share and Review Digital Prototypes
Fully integrated with Inventor, Autodesk Design Review is the free* all - digital way to share, review, mark up, and measure digital prototypes. New is the ability to find and locate design data in Inventor drawings, object properties, bill of materials and parts lists published to DWF files. For more information, please visit www.autodesk.com/designreview-manufacturing.
Other Autodesk 2009 Manufacturing Solutions
Autodesk is also shipping the latest versions of a variety of other software products, all leveraged by manufacturers to extend the capabilities of their Digital Prototyping workflows.
Together, these new Autodesk Digital Prototyping solutions give industrial design, engineering and manufacturing departments of any size the ability to virtually explore a complete product before it becomes real – helping designers and engineers move beyond 3D to create models that streamline the design and development process.
Please note: International prices and availability will vary. Please visit www.autodesk.com for full detail.
CONTACT: For more information about these 2009 products, please contact:
Christine Stoner – by email: Email Contact or by phone: +1 416.874.8841
Alyson Moses – by email: Email Contact or by phone: + 1 312.297.7430
Autodesk, Inc. is the world leader in 2D and 3D design software for the manufacturing, construction, and media and entertainment markets. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in 1982, Autodesk has developed the broadest portfolio of state-of-the-art digital prototyping solutions to help customers experience their ideas before they are built. Fortune 1000 companies rely on Autodesk for the tools to visualize, simulate and analyze real-world performance early in the design process to save time and money, enhance quality and foster innovation. For additional information about Autodesk, visit www.autodesk.com/.
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