GstarCAD has announced that following releases of GstarCAD MC (Mobile Clients) for iOS mobile devices – running on iPad, iPhone and iTouch – last year, an application for Android is in development. GstarCAD is .dwg-compatible CAD software for the AEC, mechanical, manufacturing, electrical, GIS, survey and mapping industries. The 2D/3D CAD software platform is based on IntelliCAD technology and GstarCAD MC on Android will enable users to access and manage designs on smart phones, with functions including viewing, editing and sharing of CAD files.
For functionality and security for externalised research, software providers have turned to the cloud, writes Sophia Ktori
Robert Roe investigates the growth in cloud technology which is being driven by scientific, engineering and HPC workflows through application specific hardware
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