Products / Technology Innovations Stories

Bentley Systems Inc. releases commercial version of MicroStation V8 XM Edition

Bentley Systems Incorporated released the commercial version of MicroStation V8 XM Edition. Its powerful innovations include: reference enhancements (which allow users to attach a PDF reference to a design file, to dynamically manipulate reference clipping boundaries with handles, and to attach multiple instances of the same model at different stages of development); element templates (which integrate CAD standards with MicroStation tasks to align features and tools with design and production workflows); ProjectWise StartPoint (which manages, finds and shares CAD and geospatial content using Microsoft Office SharePoint technologies); link sets (which manage and navigate relationships of content within files such as drawings and specification documents and across formats); DirectX Graphics System (which leverages Microsoft DirectX high-speed graphic technologies); element transparency and display priority; PANTONE and RAL color systems; keyboard position assignments (which provide immediate access to any MicroStation command at the stroke of a key, and programmable mouse functionality to increase the performance of view and model navigation); 3D modeling advancements; improved visualization capabilities for photo-realistic rendering and new animation tools; native DWG support; digital security (which applies electronic signatures to drawings and supports multi-level access privileges for projects); and design history (which gives users the ability to isolate and view any change or set of changes to a design). (Bentley, Exton, Pa.)

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to POB.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.

Multimedia

Videos

Image Galleries

HxGN Live

More than 3,500 attendees from more than 70 countries attended HxGN Live, the annual Hexagon AB user conference, at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on June 3-6. About 450 keynotes and panel discussions were held, and several companies from around the world exhibited their geospatial products. Here are a few snapshots from the event.

POB

POB May 2015 Cover

2015 May

In this May 2015 issue of POB, we take a look at the keynote on technology in the information age given by Andy Lowery, DAQRI CEO, at this year's SPAR International.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

YOUR SUMMER PLANS?

Surveyors, with the weather finally starting to improve everywhere, are you thinking about the long days to come? This summer, you are going to …
View Results Poll Archive

Point of Beginning Store

M:\General Shared\__AEC Store Katie Z\AEC Store\Images\POB\epubsite\Statues-pic-large.gif
Colonial

The perfect gift or award for any special occasion.

More Products

Clear Seas Research

Clear Seas ResearchWith access to over one million professionals and more than 60 industry-specific publications, Clear Seas Research offers relevant insights from those who know your industry best. Let us customize a market research solution that exceeds your marketing goals.

STAY CONNECTED

Facebook logo Twitter logo  LinkedIn logo  YouTube logoRPLS small logo

Google +

Geo Locator

Buyers Guide

The #1 buyers' guide for land surveyors and geomatics professionals. Search listings for software and equipment manufacturers, equipment dealers and professional services. CLICK HERE to view GeoLocator.