MicroStation


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MicroStation

(application)
A full-featured 2-D and 3-D CAD program for MS-DOS, Microsoft Windows, Macintosh, and Unix workstations from Bentley Systems, Inc. Created in 1984, MicroStation is a high-end package used worldwide in environments where many designers work on large, complex projects. MicroStation Modeler is a superset of MicroStation that provides solid modelling, and MasterPiece is MicroStation's rendering and animation program.

MicroStation

A full-featured 2D and 3D CAD program for DOS, Windows, Mac and Unix workstations from Bentley Systems, Inc., Exton, PA (www.bentley.com). Created in 1984, MicroStation is a high-end package used worldwide in environments where many architectural and engineering designers work on large, complex projects. MicroStation TriForma (formerly MicroStation Modeler) is a superset of MicroStation that provides solid modeling, and PowerDraft is MicroStation's production drafting suite of tools.

MicroStation has also been marketed by Intergraph as the software for its proprietary workstations. See solid modeling.
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Bentley Systems, Incorporated today announced it has unveiled MicroStation V8 2004 Edition, the latest release of the company's flagship product.
With MicroStation as the unifying platform for our digital factories, we expect to greatly increase our return on investments.
Previously, MicroStation users had access to their choice of one of four MicroStation Configurations.
Provides direct access to SharePoint platform and collaboration tools from within MicroStation, MicroStation PowerDraft, Bentley Redline, Bentley View, and AutoCAD
Singh explained that MicroStation V8 XM has been tailor-made to help distributed enterprises with six challenges: content management, "finding," applications, formats and standards, workflow, and collaboration.
Adopters of V8 XM can increase their contributions to the many distributed enterprises using earlier versions of MicroStation or any version of AutoCAD.
Provides direct access to SharePoint platform collaboration tools from within MicroStation, MicroStation PowerDraft, and AutoCAD
Google Earth(TM) Tools for MicroStation - including how users can view and navigate published infrastructure models within the Google Earth environment; how users can hyperlink to other documents managed by ProjectWise - located on the Internet or saved on the user's local computer; and how users can assemble all AEC, geospatial, high-resolution raster files, and other supporting infrastructure content before publishing the model to the Google Earth environment.
Bentley, the "B" logo, BE, BE Awards of Excellence, MicroStation, ProjectWise, DigitalPlant, Bentley Architecture, Bentley Structural, RAM, STAAD, Bentley Building Mechanical Systems, Bentley Building Electrical Systems, GenerativeComponents, Bentley Facilities, DigitalPlant, Lifecycle Server, eWarehouse, AutoPLANT, PIW, PlantSpace, Bentley Navigator, AutoPIPE, AXSYS, Bentley Map, Geospatial Server, Geo Web Publisher, Bentley Institute, and Bentley Institute Star Program are either registered or unregistered trademarks or service marks of Bentley Systems, Incorporated or one of its direct or indirect wholly-owned subsidiaries.
MicroStation is Bentley's desktop platform for the design, construction, and operation of the world's infrastructure, including buildings, roads, bridges, power plants, telecom networks, and much more.
As we made the significant jump from MicroStation/J to MicroStation V8," INDOT project manager George Brashear said, "we found the custom workflow training approach that Bentley helped institute gets our users into a productive mode much faster than our previous program did.