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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
Recent Activity
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 yesterday 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
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Bengaluru, India CADPower & GeoTools Price Revision: Starting February 1, 2017 the list price of GeoTools and CADPower software will be revised by about 5-8% higher. 2016 witnessed one of the fastest growing years for product features. We added a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2017 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India Coordinate Systems is please to announce a new rental plan for GeoTools & CADPower. Starting 2017, we wish to promote the rental plan equally in addition to the perpetual licenses. This enables you access to the latest versions... Continue reading
Posted Dec 22, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India After more than 6 years running on BricsCAD for Windows, CADPower & GeoTools are now available on BricsCAD running on the Apple Mac OS X operating system also. For those of you who are now aware, GeoTools and... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
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Bengaluru, India CADPower & GeoTools V 17.16 Update Major enhancement: Starting this versions, we have created a 'Video/Help' button at the bottom of about 37 main dialog boxes. These are primarily commands for which we already have a YouTube videos.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India CADPower Featured Video CP_NEWSTART: CADPower :: Polyline Tools :: Vertex Management :: Specify a new start point for polylines Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India CADPower Featured Video The CP_SHEETCUTTERARBITRARY command explained Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India GeoTools Featured Video How to determine 3d spatial intersections in your CAD environment Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India CADPower Featured Video Quick Introduction to CADPower in BricsCAD V16 Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD
Bengaluru, India CADPower Featured Video CADPower in AutoCAD - Brief features, 4 minute video Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2016 at Smart Ways to work with .dwg CAD