29 Nov '11, 6pm

How Autodesk Uses Cloud Computing to Revolutionize Sustainable Design

How Autodesk Uses Cloud Computing to Revolutionize Sustainable Design

"We are in the midst of a major technology disruption and platform shift," said Senior Vice President Chris Bradshaw, the company's chief marketing officer, who added the developments bring unprecedented change and opportunities. SVP Steve Blum, the head of worldwide sales and services, pointed out that the growth of cloud solutions for business turns the evolutionary pattern of technology on its head. Historically, it was government, the Defense Department in particular, and some of the United States' largest businesses that drove and developed technology. Today, the buying patterns and expectations of consumers are driving the development apps, other software and devices that are used in the workplace. That's changing Autodesk's approach to business as well and influenced the company's development of a vast new customer source: individuals. "We're thinking about the soci...

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