New Product: More Trends in IT

By Consulting Specifying Engineer Staff September 8, 2005

Web demo tool to be launched soon. Anyone online can show what’s on their PC screen (documents, designs, presentations, pictures, etc) to anyone else online, up to 15 others can view the host’s screen. For more about Glance 2.0, click here .

PDF document system for the A/E/C industry is designed to combine the power and performance of Adobe’s Acrobat 7.0 Professional software with its LiveCycle server products to offer a total document management solution. Users can assemble project binders as a single Adobe PDF file containing drawings, 3D designs, and project information across your extended team. For more information, click here .

Workforce management tool enables firms to manage the dynamics of an ever-fluctuating workforce, integrating employee data with payroll and reducing the administration and processing time of all human resource transactions. This reduction in transaction time means significant cost savings, increased efficiency and elimination of errors. For more about Human Capital Management from CmiC, click here .

HVAC load calculation software is now integrated with Autodesk Building Systems A user can import into the program building information from an ABS drawing, including room dimensions, number of people and much more. Each zone and room in the ABS drawing becomes a system and room in the software. After the calculations are performed in the software, the total cooling and heating load results can be exported back to ABS. For more about Loadsoft from Carmel, click here .