MicroSurvey Software announced that MicroSurvey CAD 2005, a powerful solution for the industry, is built on the IntelliCAD 6.0 CAD engine. As a full commercial member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium, MicroSurvey now has the capability of customizing core CAD functionality to enhance the product for land surveyors.
The decision to transition the long-term development of its flagship product, MicroSurvey CAD, to the IntelliCAD platform is of strategic importance to the company; and is based on MicroSurvey's ongoing strategy to provide the highest value/easiest to implement products to its core customers.
As a member of the IntelliCAD Technology Consortium, MicroSurvey joins a group of developers with representation from all over the world. The Consortium's mandate is to produce a competitive and extremely stable CAD engine that all of its members can use for their specialized applications.
New features of this version include multiple viewports (paperspace views), plot styles, more powerful snapping functions, extensive interface customization of toolbars and menus, improved Lisp programming functions, better raster support, more speed, better DWG compatibility, lineweights, and many more items.
MicroSurvey CAD 2005 Premium, Standard, and Basic versions are available immediately from MicroSurvey and a network of authorized resellers and distributors worldwide. Users of current MicroSurvey CAD or MicroSurvey Express products can upgrade their program at reduced prices. Additional information on the complete MicroSurvey product line, as well as technical support options is available from www.microsurvey.com or by calling 800-668-3312.
Source: MicroSurvey, May 19, 2005