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Gabriel Bristow Wins 2014 Behind the Scenes Raffle Grand Prize at USITT

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/3/14 10:30 AM
Winner Gabriel Bristow (left) is congratulated by Frank Brault from Nemetschek Vectorworks at the Behind the Scenes booth at USITT. Read More

Topics: Entertainment, Long Reach Long Riders, Renderworks, Spotlight, USITT, Vectorworks Spotlight, Behind the Scenes, Community, ESTA Foundation, Gabriel Bristow

Tech Roundup: April 2014

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/2/14 9:39 AM
Here's a roundup of recent tech news you may have missed. Read More

Topics: Hidden Line Rendering, Open GL, Planet Vectorworks, resources, Service Pack, Tech Tips, Vectorworks 2014

Chinese Version of Vectorworks 2014 Now Available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 4/1/14 11:21 AM
The Chinese-language version of Vectorworks 2014 is now available. Mad Macs, the Vectorworks distributor in China, will host launch events in Shanghai on April 9, Beijing on April 16, and Guangzhou on April 23 to demonstrate the software’s new features and capabilities and how the program supports BIM workflows. Attendees will have the opportunity to win a free license of Vectorworks software and other prizes. In addition to these live events, Mad Macs will offer an online webinar on April 29. Read More

Topics: DWG, Fast Interactive Display, Mad Macs, Planet Vectorworks, Stewart Rom, BIM, publish command, Vectorworks 2014

New Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial Now Available

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/13/14 10:17 AM
Designers looking to boost their Vectorworks skills now have a new resource to help them: the sixth edition of Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial Manual. Read More

Topics: Architecture, resources, Wintek, 3D Modeling, Jan Latham, Jonathan Pickup, Vectorworks 2014, Vectorworks Essentials Tutorial Manual, Waikato Institute of Technology

Vectorworks Spotlight Plug-in for grandMA2 Coming Soon from MA Lighting

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/12/14 5:45 AM
We're excited to announce the development of a new plug-in for Vectorworks Spotlight software from MA Lighting, an international leader in computer-controlled lighting consoles, networking components, and digital dimming systems. The plug-in, which will provide a direct connection between Vectorworks Spotlight and the grandMA2 console, is currently in beta status, and MA Lighting plans to release the first version to the public in May 2014. Read More

Topics: Entertainment, grandMA2, OzCAD, Peter Neufeld, resources, Spotlight, Vectorworks Spotlight, MA Lighting, third party partner

New Book Demonstrates 3D Modeling & Practical Applications of BIM with Vectorworks Architect

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/5/14 9:40 AM
We're pleased to announce the publication of a new book for Vectorworks users in Japan, Vectorworks Architect, BIM Basic Master for Residential Design. The book, written by Kazushi Fukuda and published by SHUWA SYSTEM CO., LTD, offers an introduction to 3D modeling and BIM using Vectorworks Architect software. Read More

Topics: InterCore Architects & Consultants, resources, SHUWA SYSTEM CO. LTD, Vectorworks Architect, Vectorworks Architect BIM Basic Master for Residen, 3D Modeling, BIM, Kazushi Fukuda

Discover Vectorworks at Ecobuild 2014 in London

Posted by Lisa Lance on 3/3/14 9:48 AM
Ecobuild 2014, the world's leading event for sustainable design, construction, energy and the built environment, will take place March 4-6 at the ExCeL London Exhibition and Convention Centre. Read More

Topics: ExceL London, Nemetschek Scia, BIM, Computers Unlimited, Ecobuild 2014, Kerio, MakerBot, trade shows, Wacom

Tech Roundup: February 2014

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/28/14 11:04 AM
It's time for another Tech Roundup, and this month we have several new videos for you. Read More

Topics: Planet Vectorworks, resources, Tech Tips, Vectorworks Service Select, Cloud, connectCAD, Landru Design, third party partner, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Nomad, VideoScreen 4

Vectorworks Reseller Design Software Solutions Sponsors Innovative Garden Show, miNiATURE

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/27/14 10:22 AM
Design Software Solutions is proud to sponsor the miNiATURE 3D Garden Show, devised and curated by renowned designers Andrew Fisher Tomlin, Tom Harfleet, and Kajsa Björne. The show, which takes place March 5-9, 2014 at The Strand Gallery in London, seeks to bring innovation to garden and landscape design shows by harnessing 3D printing. Read More

Topics: Adam Frost, Andrew Fisher Tomlin, Jim Fogarty, Jo Thompson, Kajsa Björne, miNiATURE, Myles Baldwin, Sarah Eberle, Tamsin, Tamsin Slatter, The Strand Gallery, Tom Harfleet, 3D Modeling, Andy Sturgeon, Community, Design Software Solutions, Hobs 3D, Jamie Dunstan, Jamie Dunstan Garden Design, Jihae Hwang, John Brookes, Landmark, Landscape, miNiATURE 3D Garden Show, Wilson McWilliam Studio

Version 2.6 of Vectorworks Cloud Services and Nomad Brings More File Storage, Faster Processing Times

Posted by Lisa Lance on 2/21/14 10:03 AM
We have released the 2.6 version of Vectorworks Cloud Services and the mobile application Vectorworks Nomad. This version has been updated to include new support for general file storage, which will allow users to upload and access more types of files to their Vectorworks Cloud Services or Dropbox-enabled storage and view them in the Cloud Services web portal or on a mobile device with Vectorworks Nomad. Read More

Topics: Android, Jeremy Powell, Kindle Fire, Planet Vectorworks, Cloud, Dropbox, iOS, Vectorworks Cloud Services, Vectorworks Nomad

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