APPLICATIONS FOR CLOUD-BASED CAD IN DESIGN EDUCATION AND COLLABORATION
Editor: Erik Bohemia, Ahmed Kovacevic, Lyndon Buck, Christian Tollestrup, Kaare Eriksen, Nis Ovesen
Author: Jeff Barrie
Institution: University of Bath, United Kingdom
This paper investigates and evaluates the use of cloud-based CAD in the academic context, comparing
it against existing CAD software tools and cloud-based PDM vaults. It aims to guide industry and
educators who require insight into the particular needs and issues associated with CAD provision,
collaboration and industrial practice in academia.