Tag Archives: GIS

FME Desktop® World Tour

If you are in the engineering or GIS business, you have probably needed to translate data from one format or database to another,  such as from ESRI® ArcSDE® to AutoCAD® DWG.  For any data processing during the translation, we swear … Continue reading

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Connecting to ESRI ArcSDE using AutoCAD Map 3D FDO

During my Autodesk University class this past week, there was a question regarding connecting to ESRI ArcSDE using AutoCAD Map 3D FDO.  Specifically, someone asked about connecting to an ArcSDE Geodatabase at version 10.1 – they could not get it … Continue reading

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Federal Transportation Legislation MAP-21

I’d like to share with you information I’ve found while researching MAP-21, the new legislation that affects federally funded transportation projects. On October 1, 2012, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act, MAP-21, went into effect. It … Continue reading

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Map 3D 2013 – Top 5 New Features

Display Styles per Viewport with Dynamic Legends, North Arrows & Scales Previously, AutoCAD Map 3D was limited to a single display style at a time in a drawing.  If you wanted a blow-up of an area to appear differently within … Continue reading

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AU 2011 – November 29th through December 1st

Autodesk University 2011 is less than two weeks away and we’re gearing up to make AU 2011 one of the best ever. Autodesk Topobase First up, we are presenting a class on the implementation of Autodesk Topobase for the City … Continue reading

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