We’re in great company.Founder Jon Hirschtick and I are excited to welcome Silicon Valley firm Andreessen Horowitz to the Onshape team. The visionary firm has been an early stakeholder in many cloud and mobile game changers such as Facebook, Twitter, Airbnb, Box, GitHub, Pinterest, Skype and Slack.
Onshape has introduced the first and only full-cloud CAD system. Because Onshape is 100% cloud based, both your CAD files and CAD system live together in the cloud.
We’ve talked a lot over the past nine months about the reasons why Onshape started from scratch to build a brand new CAD system. As you might imagine, we’re constantly checking in with professional CAD users to learn what’s on their minds. What exactly ARE the biggest issues that engineers and designers face with traditional 3D CAD right now, and what is the impact on their business?
To view the above image in larger format, click hereSo long, Onshape Beta!After a highly successful testing period, which included 400,000 hours of customer usage in more than 150 countries, we are today ending Onshape’s beta test and moving to a full commercial release.
When Onshape’s founders left SolidWorks to start a new CAD company, they wanted to start from scratch.
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Have you ever been forced to buy something you don’t want or need?It happens all the time in the CAD world. There are plenty of traditional CAD customers out there who pay for annual subscriptions but deliberately skip years of upgrades, the primary “benefit” for these maintenance fees.
Onshape was born to eliminate the headaches of desktop-installed CAD.Last month, we shared the top pains of hundreds of professional CAD users sick of having to jump over software hurdles while doing their jobs. In order of annoyance, the six most common complaints are:
Are copies of your proprietary designs on multiple computers in multiple locations – with partners, manufacturers, vendors and suppliers? Do you have an inadvertent leakage problem without even knowing it?