The collaboration will allow First Distribution to broaden the software division of its product portfolio, known as the FD stack.
There is a perception within the industry that the necessary cloud infrastructure is not available in SA, says Autodesk.
The expansion of Autodesk's ARC programme will see thousands of schools in SA, Kenya and Nigeria accessing free software and training.
With large volumes of data to process, cloud computing can make an architect's job a little simpler, says Autodesk.
Victoria Espinel has a wealth of knowledge in intellectual property and trade issues, says BSA.
The Autodesk app, 123D Catch, renders 3D models from photographs.
The suites provide expanded toolsets and new automated suites workflows for building, entertainment and engineering design.
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