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Rakesh Rao
Bangalore, India
Owner of Four Dimension Technologies / Coordinate Systems, Bangalore, INDIA
Interests: golf, gis / cad software mapping, geography programming - (visual) lisp bricscad - autocad travelling
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Bengaluru, India As part of ongoing initiatives by Bricsys India (DesignSense) along with our reseller, RAP Technologies to create awareness about the BricsCAD 2D/3D/BIM platform, an interaction with the students of the polytechnic was arranged.The content was simple and clear:... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India GeoTools-CADPower V 18.03 Update Major improvements in German translations: Many of the long-pending German translations have been completed in this update. Many thanks to Werner Macho for his help. Defect fix: GT_LENTEXT (GeoTools -> Annotation -> Create/update length... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India The Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act, 2016 is an Act of the Parliament of India which seeks to protect home-buyers as well as help boost investment in the real estate industry. It aims to establish the Real... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India More Cores or Ghz? The answer may surprise you. Did you read the “CadTempo and BricsCAD Performance” post series written by Patrick Hughes? He’s the author of CadTempo, and he found some really interesting performance numbers when running... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India As a company, Bricsys has always believed in delivering choice to its users: a message that CEO Mr. Erik de Keyser has been repeating loud and clear at all trade-shows and forums. In terms of operating system, it... Continue reading
Posted Jun 19, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Bricsys India, represented by DesignSense Software along with our Tamil Nadu reseller, RAP Technologies made a joint presentation to one of India's largest public sector organizations, Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited, with interest in coal (lignite) mining & power... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Rakesh Rao from Bricsys India addressing the IEM Perak forum over a Skype call: a smooth experience A new beginning has been made. In the first of our joint presentations last Saturday, Bricsys Malaysia, represented by Applied Graphics... Continue reading
Posted Jun 14, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India The annual Bricsys jamboree has been announced. This time the user conference is in Paris, the global center for art and fashion. The Date: October 24th and 25th 2017. This is when Bricsys management, their sales & development... Continue reading
Posted Jun 1, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Here is a round-up of new features and fixes in updates 18.02 and 18.03 of GeoTools and CADPower. Improving and strengthening existing features continues to be our priority list while also creating new tools to tackle the daily... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India On April 26th and 27th, 2017, Bricsys invited the CAD press to their HQ @ Ghent, Belgium for an exclusive low-down from the management and the road-map the company has laid for the coming years. In this post,... Continue reading
Posted May 22, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Bricsys HQ @ Ghent, Belgium (Source: UpFrontEzine Twitter) On April 26th & 27th 2017, Bricsys invited the CAD press to an exclusive huddle at their head office in Gent, Belgium. Day 1 was to play the bugle for... Continue reading
Posted Apr 27, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India In a recent blog post, Lio Lingier of Bricsys talks about the power of artificial intelligence (AI) in BricsCAD V17 in general and the BIM workflow in particular. It is very heartening to note desktop software vendors like... Continue reading
Posted Apr 22, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India V18 starts with a big leap in geological and mining tools It is that time of the year when, many years back, we used to wait eagerly for the next numbered major release of AutoCAD software! We still... Continue reading
Posted Apr 20, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Image courtesy: Intergraph GT STRUDL web-site Much has been written and talked about the availability of Intergraph's CADWorkx® Plant Design platform on BricsCAD. I delved into the news and spoke to a few users and discovered that there... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Intergraph® Process, Power & Marine (PP&M), part of Hexagon and the world’s leading provider of enterprise engineering software to the process, power and marine industries, together with Bricsys®, worldwide provider of the BricsCAD® DWG platform, today announced the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 12, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India BricsCAD V 17.2 Ships barely 3 weeks after the yearly AutoCAD 2018 release It has been a week of new releases. After CADPower & GeoTools V18 released last week, and an un-inspiring AutoCAD 2018 release before that, it... Continue reading
Posted Apr 6, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Here is something different! In this post, I am writing about a stone catalog & dictionary software that has been concieved and designed by MSci. Ivan Cotman, a mining engineer who is a good friend of mine living... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India, March 22nd, 2017: DesignSense, a technology startup today announced the adaption of their innovative, cloud based collaboration and project management software Ayoga by Pacific Development Corporation Limited, New Delhi. The product brings disparate technologies like CAD, Web, Mobile,... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India CADPower V 17.22 Update New command alias added: CP_AREATEXT (CADPower -> Annotation -> Create/update length/area annotation): The CP_AREATEXT command is a new command alias that runs the CP_LENTEXT command and does quick area annotations and shows them as... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India In the second of our engagement with educational institutions, RAP Technologies, our reseller in Puducherry and Tamil Nadu, participated in the National level Technical symposium organized by the Civil Engineering department of Achariya College of Engineering Technology on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 19, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Mr. N.M.Pakutharivu, Managing Director of RAP Technologies, addressing students & faculty @ RECT Polytechnic workshop Bricsys India, led by Designsense and its resellers have begun reaching out to educational institutions and engineering colleges in India with the message... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India In December 2016, we announced rental plans for GeoTools & CADPower. Our software is available both in rental and perpetual license plans, and I have written this post to clarify several questions our users have had about licensing.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India GeoTools V 17.20 Update Enhancement: GT_PROFILE @ GeoTools -> Civil Tools -> Draw cross-sectional profile from 3D Polyline: The GT_PROFILE command now has an option to space the multiple profiles in horizontal and vertical directions automatically. If you... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India Major improvement in V 17.21 installation/configuration: GeoTools & CADPower for BricsCAD We have improved the installation and configuration process of the BricsCAD versions of GeoTools and CADPower significantly. You now *DO NOT* need to manually configure the support... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India CADPower V17.18 Update ** Bug Fix: TXT2MTXT : CADPower-> Text-> Editing-> Consolidate Text into MText (quick version): A bug has been fixed in this command. It now creates MTEXT in the same location as existing original text objects... Continue reading
Posted Jan 19, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD