Autodesk Autodesk Product Design Suite 2016 2018

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Create innovative products

Product Design Suite is a comprehensive 3D product design software solution that delivers simulation, collaboration, visualization, and Digital Prototyping tools to complete your entire engineering process. The Digital Prototyping capabilities of Product Design Suite can help you make great products, reduce development costs, and get to market faster.

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Everything you need to create innovative products.

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USP Free-form modeling shape creation

Free-form modeling shape creation

Model organic shapes and parametric workflows.

USP 3D mechanical design

3D mechanical design

Build components from existing data. 

USP 3D assembly design

3D assembly design

Create, control, and manage data.

USP Rules-based design/automation

Rules-based design/automation

Simplify component reuse and focus on design intent.

USP Dynamic simulation

Dynamic simulation

Use tools--not intuition--to predict performance.

USP Real-time design visualization

Real-time design visualization

Give customers and stakeholders clear visuals.

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Starting 1 August 2016, Autodesk will offer two software collections tailored to your work - a robust set of the best Autodesk software for your industry. Essential tools, together, at one great price. More value, more flexibility, more simplicity.

The Architecture, Engineering & Construction Collection is a rich set of software and innovative technologies to help you design, engineer, and construct higher-quality, more predictable building and civil infrastructure projects.

The Product Design Collection offers connected, professional-grade tools that help you make great products today and compete in the changing manufacturing landscape of the future. Create products using the latest design and engineering tools, including Inventor and AutoCAD.

Collection for Building & Plant Design

Collection for Product and Factory Design

Autodesk Product Design Suite - Overview

Digital Prototyping in your entire product design workflow

This suite provides engineers the freedom for innovation and the ability to play more easily to the changes in the market. From conceptual design to detailed engineering and simulation, theAutodesk Product Design Suite is the ideal Digital Prototyping solution for your entire product design process.

Experience the power of the cloud

Purchase the Autodesk Design Suite with Subscription and your favourite Autoesk software is always up-to-date, you get 25 Gb of cloud storage, and get access to leading Autodesk Cloud Services. Finish compute-intensive tasks in minutes or hours instead of days. Collaborate with as many people and use as many services as you need. Use multiple cloud services to tackle multiple projects and tasks, all at once.

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Deliver innovative 3D product designs

Control the entire product design workflow from 3D design, visualization, and simulation to data management.

The Product Design Suite consists of:

Autodesk Inventor 2016

Inventor is the center of an connected product development ecosystem that enables you to make great products with professional grade engineering solutions.

  • Increase productivity
  • Digital Prototyping
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AutoCAD 2017

The world’s most trusted design software for 2D and 3D design.

  • Create stunning designs
  • Collaboration
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AutoCAD Mechanical 2017

AutoCAD Mechanical design software includes all the functionality of AutoCAD, plus libraries of standards-based parts and tools to help accelerate mechanical CAD.

  • Increase productivity
  • Minimize costs of failure
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AutoCAD Raster Design 2017

Raster-to-vector conversion software.

  • Powerful vectorization tools
  • Based on the powerful AutoCAD platform
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Autodesk ReCap

Autodesk Recap allows designers, engineers, and builders to integrate reality capture data into their design and building process.

  • Time savings
  • Design in-context
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Autodesk Vault 2016

Autodesk Vault helps you organize and manage your engineering data much easier. You will get back full control, search and find your design data in no time.

  • Increase productivity
  • Save time on the repetitive tasks
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Autodesk 3ds Max 2017

Customize, collaborate, and create 3D content quickly with 3ds Max 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software.

  • Increase productivity
  • Bring your design to life
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Autodesk Navisworks 2016

Navisworks helps enabling coordination, construction simulation, and whole-project analysis for integrated project review.

  • Minimize costs of failure
  • Collaboration
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AutoCAD Electrical 2017

AutoCAD Electrical software, part of the Autodesk Digital Prototyping solution, gives you the tools to design control systems quickly, accurately, and cost-effectively.

  • Increase productivity
  • Digital Prototyping
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Autodesk Showcase 2016

Showcase 3D visualization and 3D presentation software provides easy-to-use presentation and design exploration tools for architects, designers, engineers, and marketing professionals.

  • Bring your design to life
  • Powerful 3D visualization tool
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Autodesk Alias 2017

Industrial design and Class-A surfacing software.

  • Powerful vectorization tools
  • Based on the powerful AutoCAD platform
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Choose the edition that’s right for you

Compare the features included in the editions of AutoCAD Design Suite

Inventor Professional
Fusion 360
Fusion 360 Ultimate
AutoCAD Mechanical
AutoCAD Raster Design
Vault Basic
3ds Max
Navisworks Simulate
Navisworks Manage
AutoCAD Electrical
Alias Design

Our proven project approach ensures a successful implementation

Meet and share knowledge

Meet and share knowledge

You get to know us, and we share our knowledge with you. 

start-up phase

start-up phase

Together, we look at what solutions best meet your goals.

Initiation phase

Initiation phase

We map the entire project, the milestones, and the approach.

Implementation phase

Implementation phase

We take clear steps towards an effective implementation of your solution.

Maintenance and support phase

Maintenance and support phase

The solution is up and running. Together, we ensure that it’s efficiently managed and maintained.

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Autodesk Product Design Suite videos

  • Autodesk Subscription

  • Desktop Subscription 2016 Customer Video - Solmirus (Manufacturing)

  • Autodesk Product Design Suite - Overview

  • Autodesk Manufacturing 2016 - Pedalbox Assembly Nastran In CAD

  • Autodesk Manufacturing 2016 - Pedalbox Assembly in Inventor Professional

  • Autodesk Manufacturing 2016 - Bellcrank Assembly Lightweighting in Inventor Professional

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In your industry, you are constantly striving for greater efficiency, especially for the complex design processes in your field of expertise. In these cases, you want to rely on the market knowledge of industry experts. With us, you can benefit from more than 30 years of experience in creating, managing, and sharing your digital design information. Our solutions link your design software to the technology for the management of the process and the sharing of documents. This makes your design process faster and more efficient.

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