California, USA, 17 May 2006: Autodesk announced that it has passed the one million mark for users of its 3D model based design solutions, Autodesk Inventor software, Autodesk Revit software and AutoCAD Civil 3D software.
“3D modeling is fast becoming the design standard in the manufacturing, building, and civil engineering industries,” said Michael Fauscette, VP of Applications Research at IDC. “Customers are adopting 3D because they see the productivity advantage of leveraging these tools into digital prototyping workflows.”
Autodesk reached its one millionth user for Autodesk 3D products after Gulf Stream Coach purchased recently purchased Autodesk’s 3D Inventor software. Gulf Stream Coach is a recreational vehicle manufacturer based in Nappanee, Indiana.
Autodesk’s 3D Solutions include: