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AutoCAD 2012

AutoCAD® software for 2D and 3D CAD design:

  • Explore - Explore design ideas in both 2D and 3D with intuitive CAD tools that help your concepts become real.
  • Document - Drive your projects from concept to completion with powerful documentation tools. Work faster with automation, management, and editing tools that minimize repetitive tasks and speed your time to completion.
  • Communicate - Share critical design data securely, efficiently, and accurately. Experience the benefits of native DWG™ support, one of the world’s most widely used design data formats, allowing you to keep everyone in the loop at all times.
  • Customize - Customizing AutoCAD is easier than you ever thought possible.
Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2012

Autodesk 3ds Max Design provides a comprehensive, integrated rendering, 3D modeling, and animation software solution for architects, designers, civil engineers, and visualization specialists to help tell the story behind their designs.

  • Rapid iteration of designs — With interoperability with the AutoCAD®, Revit®, and Autodesk® Inventor® software product families, 3ds Max Design enables users to experience non-destructive workflows when upstream changes occur. The software also supports more than 30 2D and 3D data formats.
  • Accurate daylight analysis — 3ds Max Design is one of the tools validated by the CNRC for the simulation and analysis of indirect and daylight effects. In addition, direct lighting can be explored in real-time in the viewport.
  • High-impact visuals — Technology proven in the entertainment industry enables designers and visualization specialists to create cinematic-quality imagery using:
    • An industry-leading polygon modeling toolset
    • Out-of-the-box animation, character, and effects tools
    • Network rendering with mental ray