Clearly the CAD software giant, Autodesk views 3D printing as a major part of their business plan moving forward. Not only have they integrated 3D printing into several of their software packages, but they’ve also created an entire platform called Spark, as well as manufacturing their own SLA 3D printer. As use of the technology grows, Autodesk wants to be sure that they have a firm foothold on a large part of the market in one way or another, and this is no more apparent in the news which just broke this morning.
Autodesk has teamed with the world’s largest software developer, Microsoft, to streamline the 3D printing experience within their new Windows 10 operating system. Windows 10 now has Autodesk’s Spark 3D printing platform integrated within, allowing users to quickly and easily 3D print from within the operating system, making the entire process from design to fabrication a whole lot simpler.Read more