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WiFi for the CAD Workstation, Part 3: Choosing a WiFi Format

Posted by cadhardware

Jan 24, 2012 12:05:39 PM

Welcome back to our series on WiFi networks. First, we explained the difference between the two major types of WiFi. Then we explained how to get your wireless network... uh... wired up. Now we'll help you decide the right WiFi format for you.

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Topics: Workstations, Hardware, WiFi, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Network, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

WiFi for the CAD Workstation, Part 2: Setting Up a WiFi Network

Posted by cadhardware

Jan 19, 2012 1:49:38 PM

Welcome back to our series on WiFi networks. First, we explained the difference between the two major types of WiFi. Now we'll explain how to get your wireless network... uh... wired up.

Setting Up A WiFi

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Topics: Workstations, Hardware, WiFi, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Network, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

WiFi for the CAD Workstation, Part 1: WiFi-G and WiFi-N

Posted by cadhardware

Jan 17, 2012 1:33:43 PM

So the whole world has gone mobile. Where we once had been tethered to our desks, chained for productivity’s sake, we are now free to roam the corporate wilderness. People are grabbing their tablets and laptops and running out the door to continue working at the job site, in coffee shops, and from home. And thanks to the wonders of wireless networking, you can keep right on working just about anywhere you go.

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Topics: Workstations, Hardware, WiFi, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Network, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

AutoCAD WS for Facilities Management – Part 3: Managing Your Room Changes from the Cloud

Posted by cadhardware

Jan 10, 2012 11:12:55 PM

Welcome to the third part of the series of AutoCAD WS for Facilities Management (FM).

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Topics: Workstations, Autodesk, Hardware, Facilities Management, AutoCAD, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

Mobile Vs. Deskside: CAD Workstations Don't Follow Conventional Rules

Posted by cadhardware

Jan 3, 2012 8:00:54 PM

A disconnect has been emerging between the perception and reality of mobile workstation sales and usage. Since its emergence almost a decade ago, I've viewed the mobile workstation as a slam-dunk when it came to replacing conventional corporate/consumer notebooks, as they are far more appropriate devices for hard-core graphics professionals. But especially recently, the buzz about mobile machines becoming more than road-warrior tools — but instead deskside replacements —has gotten louder.

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Topics: Dell Business Workstation, Workstations, Hardware, Mobile Workstations, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

AutoCAD WS for Facilities Management – Part 2: Managing Your Space from the Cloud

Posted by cadhardware

Dec 22, 2011 12:08:34 PM

Welcome to the second part of the series of AutoCAD WS for Facilities Management (or FM as we call it).

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Topics: Workstations, Autodesk, Hardware, Facilities Management, AutoCAD, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

AutoCAD WS for Facilities Management – Part 1: Collaboration in the Cloud

Posted by cadhardware

Dec 13, 2011 2:38:33 PM

I was one of those CAD geeks who did the loop around my small office when AutoCAD WS was released. It is a sophisticated mobility tool that Autodesk was savvy enough to release for free. Now available on the App Store for Apple devices and native Macs as well as the Android Market for Android devices, it gives a massive scope to CAD users and facilities managers alike.

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Topics: Workstations, Autodesk, Hardware, Facilities Management, AutoCAD, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Laptops, Mobile, CAD

Going Mobile with CAD: AutoCAD WS Technical Requirements

Posted by cadhardware

Nov 8, 2011 1:14:53 PM

AutoCAD WS is a versatile app for viewing, editing and sharing CAD designs whether you’re in the office, at a construction site or anywhere in between. The barriers to entry for this Autodesk product are minimal as it is available for free as a browser-based web app and as a mobile app for iOS and Android.

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Topics: Autodesk, AutoCAD, Mobile Workstations, Connectivity, Mobile, CAD

What Type of Computer Do You Use for CAD Work?

Posted by cadhardware

Sep 23, 2011 2:32:59 PM

Since early August, Cadalyst.com has been running a poll asking users, “What type of computer do you use primarily for CAD-related work?” As this post went live, 905 people had voted.

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Topics: Workstations, Hardware, Mobile Workstations, Laptops, Windows, Mobile, Macintosh, CAD

Poll: What Type of Computer Do You Use for CAD?

Posted by cadhardware

Aug 4, 2011 2:19:50 PM

We have a poll going over on Cadalyst.com, asking the question: What type of computer do you use primarily for CAD-related work? So far, desktop PCs and desktop workstations are neck-and-neck, but notebook PCs and even Macs are making a good showing. Head on over to cast your own vote and view results! Don't forget to bookmark the Results page so you can come back later to see the latest stats.

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Topics: Workstations, Hardware, Mobile Workstations, Mobile, CAD

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