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Building Design Suite 2017 (Annual) Single-user w/Basic Support

Design and construct better buildings with intelligent 3D building design software tools. Building Design Suite helps to provide the power of Building Information Modeling (BIM), with tools for design and documentation, visualization, simulation, and project collaboration. Compete for new work whether your project requires BIM or CAD.

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Building Design Suite 2017

Building Design Suite is a portfolio of interoperable 3D building design software. It supports Building Information Modeling- and CAD-based workflows for architects, MEP and structural engineers, and construction professionals.


Comprehensive CAD software

Use powerful CAD tools based on AutoCAD software.


Powerful BIM software

Create intelligent 3D building designs with Revit.


BIM coordination with AutoCAD 2017

Model in context with integrated Navisworks models.


Create fabrication drawings faster

Design building components with Inventor.


Insight 360 - Optimize building performance outcomes

Insight 360 empowers architects and integrated teams with centralized access to performance data and advanced analysis engines.


Design validation with Navisworks Manage

Improve control over project outcomes.

Autodesk Building Design Suite Standard 2017
Supported OS

32-Bit OS ¹:
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows® 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise ²

64-bit OS:
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise

¹ Autodesk Showcase® 2017, Autodesk ReCap™ 2017 are not supported in 32-Bit.
² Autodesk Recap 2017 is not supported on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU Type

32-Bit OS:
Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD® Athlon™ Dual Core, 3.0 GHz or Higher with SSE2 technology

64-Bit OS:
AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™ with SSE2 technology
Intel Xeon® or Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology

Memory

Minimum
2 GB RAM (32-Bit OS: 3 GB Recommended; 64-Bit OS: 8 GB Recommended)

Exceptions:
Autodesk ReCap 2017, Autodesk Showcase 2017
4 GB RAM (8 GB Recommended)

Video

Minimum
Windows display adapter capable of 1280x1024 (1600x1050 Recommended) with True Color capabilities

Exceptions:
3D Modeling in AutoCAD 2017, AutoCAD Architecture 2017, AutoCAD MEP 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017
1280 x 1024 True color video display adapter 128 MB or greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card. DirectX 11 compliant card recommended.

Autodesk Showcase® 2017
Certified hardware-accelerated graphics card with a minimum of 512MB graphics memory (1GB recommended) and DirectX® 9 support.

Autodesk ReCap 2017
Windows display adapter capable of 1600x1050 with True Color capabilities. OpenGL® 3.3 capable graphics device with 256 MB memory

Hard Disk

15 GB

Pointing Device

Minimum
MS-Mouse compliant (Three-button recommended)

Media

Download via internet or installation from USB 2.0 key

Connectivity

Internet connection for license registration, prerequisite component download, Subscription-enabled features, and full user assistance documentation.

Software

Minimum
Microsoft Internet Explorer® 9.0 (or later)

Virtualization

Minimum
Citrix® XenApp™ 6.5 FP1
Citrix® XenDesktop™ 5.6

Exceptions:
Autodesk Showcase 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017, Autodesk ReCap 2017


Autodesk Building Design Suite Premium 2017

Supported OS

32-Bit OS ¹:
Microsoft® Windows® 7 SP1 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows® 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise ²

64-bit OS:
Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise

¹ Autodesk Showcase® 2017, Autodesk ReCap™ 2017, Autodesk Navisworks® Simulate 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max® 2017, and Autodesk Revit® 2017 not supported in 32-Bit.
² Autodesk Recap 2017 and Autodesk 3ds Max 2017 not supported on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU Type

32-Bit OS:
Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD® Athlon™ Dual Core, 3.0 GHz or Higher with SSE2 technology

64-Bit OS:
AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™ with SSE2 technology
Intel Xeon® or Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology

Exceptions:
Autodesk Revit 2017:
Single- or Multi-Core Intel® Pentium®, Xeon®, or i-Series processor or AMD® equivalent with SSE2 technology. Autodesk® Revit® 2017 will use multiple cores for many tasks, using up to 16 cores for near-photorealistic rendering operations.

Memory

Minimum
2 GB RAM (32-Bit OS: 3 GB Recommended; 64-Bit OS: 8 GB Recommended)

Exceptions:
Autodesk ReCap 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max 2017, Autodesk Showcase 2017, Autodesk Revit 2017 ¹
4 GB RAM (8 GB Recommended)

¹ Autodesk Revit 2017 software is only available as part of the Autodesk Building Design Suite 2017 Premium and Ultimate Editions, and the Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite 2017 Ultimate Edition.

Video

Minimum
Windows display adapter capable of 1280x1024 (1600x1050 Recommended) with True Color capabilities

Exceptions:
3D Modeling in AutoCAD 2017, AutoCAD Architecture 2017, AutoCAD MEP 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017
1280 x 1024 True color video display adapter 128 MB or greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card. DirectX 11 compliant card recommended.

Autodesk Showcase® 2017
Certified hardware-accelerated graphics card with a minimum of 512MB graphics memory (1GB recommended) and DirectX® 9 support.

Autodesk ReCap 2017
Windows display adapter capable of 1600x1050 with True Color capabilities. OpenGL® 3.3 capable graphics device with 256 MB memory

Autodesk 3ds Max 2017
Refer to the Recommended Hardware wizard for a detailed list of recommended systems and graphics cards

Autodesk Navisworks Simulate 2017
1280x800 VGA display with true color (1920x1080 monitor and 32-bit video display adapter recommended). Direct3D and OpenGL capable graphics card with Shader Model 2 (minimum)

Autodesk Revit 2017
Windows display adapter capable of 1280x1024 (1600x1050 Recommended) with True Color capabilities. DPI Display Setting of 150% or less. DirectX® 11 capable graphics card with Shader Model 3 as recommended by Autodesk.

Hard Disk

35 GB

Pointing Device

Minimum
MS-Mouse compliant (Three-button recommended)

Media

Download via internet or installation from USB 2.0 key

Connectivity

Internet connection for license registration, prerequisite component download, Subscription-enabled features, and full user assistance documentation.

Software

Minimum
Microsoft Internet Explorer® 9.0 (or later)

Autodesk Revit 2017
3Dconnexion® compliant device, if desired.

Virtualization

Minimum
Citrix® XenApp™ 6.5 FP1
Citrix® XenDesktop™ 5.6

Exceptions:
Autodesk Showcase 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2017, Autodesk ReCap 2017


Not Supported
Autodesk Navisworks Simulate 2017
Citrix® XenApp™ 6.5 FP1 not supported.


Autodesk Building Design Suite Ultimate 2017

Supported OS32-Bit OS ¹:


Microsoft® Windows® 7 SP1 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft® Windows® 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise ²

64-bit OS:
Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 Home Premium ², Professional, Ultimate, Enterprise
Microsoft Windows 8/8.1, Pro, Enterprise

¹ Autodesk® Showcase® 2017, Autodesk ReCap™ 2017, Autodesk Navisworks® Manage 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max® 2017, Autodesk Revit® 2017, Autodesk InfraWorks™ 2017, Autodesk Robot™ Structural Analysis Professional 2017 not supported in 32-Bit.

² Autodesk Recap 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max 2017, Autodesk InfraWorks 2017, Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2017 not supported on Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium

CPU Type32-Bit OS:


Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD® Athlon™ Dual Core, 3.0 GHz or Higher with SSE2 technology

64-Bit OS:
AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™ with SSE2 technology
Intel Xeon® or Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology

Exceptions:
Autodesk InfraWorks 2017

Dual-core Intel® Core™2 or equivalent AMD® processor (Quad-core Intel® Core™ i7, 6-core Intel® Xeon®, or better processor highly recommended); to use the ray traced rendering functionality, CPU must support SSE 4.1

Autodesk Revit 2017
Single- or Multi-Core Intel® Pentium®, Xeon®, or i-Series processor or AMD® equivalent with SSE2 technology. Autodesk® Revit® 2017 will use multiple cores for many tasks, using up to 16 cores for near-photorealistic rendering operations.

MemoryMinimum
2 GB RAM (32-Bit OS: 3 GB Recommended; 64-Bit OS: 8 GB Recommended)


Exceptions:
Autodesk ReCap 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max 2017, Autodesk Showcase 2017, Autodesk Revit 2017 ¹
4 GB RAM (8 GB Recommended)

Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2017
8 GB RAM or greater

Autodesk Inventor® 2017
8 GB RAM or greater (16+ GB Recommended)

Autodesk InfraWorks™ 2017
8 GB RAM (16+ GB Recommended)

¹ Autodesk Revit 2017 software is only available as part of the Autodesk Building Design Suite 2017 Premium and Ultimate Editions, and the Autodesk Infrastructure Design Suite 2017 Ultimate Edition.

VideoMinimum
Windows display adapter capable of 1280x1024 (1600x1050 Recommended) with True Color capabilities


Exceptions:
3D Modeling in AutoCAD 2017, AutoCAD Architecture 2017, AutoCAD MEP 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017
1280 x 1024 True color video display adapter 128 MB or greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card.

Autodesk Showcase® 2017
Certified hardware-accelerated graphics card with a minimum of 512MB graphics memory (1GB recommended) and DirectX® 9 support.

Autodesk ReCap 2017
Windows display adapter capable of 1600x1050 with True Color capabilities. OpenGL® 3.3 capable graphics device with 256 MB memory

Autodesk 3ds Max 2017
Refer to the Recommended Hardware wizard for a detailed list of recommended systems and graphics cards

Autodesk Navisworks Manager 2017
1280x800 VGA display with true color (1920 x 1080 monitor and 32-bit video display adapter recommended). Direct3D and OpenGL capable graphics card with Shader Model 2 (minimum)

Autodesk Revit 2017
Windows display adapter capable of 1024x768 (1600x1050 Recommended) with True Color capabilities. DirectX® 11 capable graphics card with Shader Model 3 as recommended by Autodesk.

Autodesk Inventor 2017
Microsoft Direct3D 10 capable graphics card. Please refer to the Autodesk published graphics card information.

Autodesk InfraWorks 2017
Display resolution 1280x1024 or greater. Any DirectX® 10.1 capable graphics card with 2 GB (or more) graphics memory, supporting 8x Antialiasing (8x AA), such as NVIDIA Quadro 5000 or 6000 for desktops and NVIDIA Quadro 2000M or GeForce GT 650M for laptops; (Any DirectX 10.1 capable graphics card with 1 GB graphics memory supporting 2x antialiasing (2x AA) minimum)

Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2017
1280x1024 monitor and display adapter capable of 24-bit color. Dedicated video card with hardware support for OpenGL spec 1.4 or later and support for DirectX 9 or later.

Hard Disk

50 GB

Pointing DeviceMinimum
MS-Mouse compliant (Three-button recommended)


Autodesk Revit 2017
3Dconnexion® compliant device, if desired.

Media

Download via internet or installation from USB 2.0 key

Connectivity

Internet connection for license registration, prerequisite component download, Subscription-enabled features, and full user assistance documentation.

Software

Minimum
Microsoft Internet Explorer® 9.0 (or later)

Autodesk Inventor 2017
Adobe® Flash® Player 15. Microsoft® Excel 2007, 2010 or 2013 for iFeatures, iParts, iAssemblies, thread customization, Global BOM, Parts Lists, Revision Tables, and spreadsheet-driven designs. 64-bit Microsoft Office is required to export Access 2007, dBase IV, Text and CSV formats. Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.

Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2017
For Results Connect additionally Microsoft Office Excel 2010 or 2013 32-bit or 64-bit

Autodesk InfraWorks 2017
Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 11, Google® Chrome™ (latest), or Firefox® (latest)

VirtualizationMinimum
Citrix® XenApp™ 6.5 FP1
Citrix® XenDesktop™ 5.6

Exceptions:
Autodesk Showcase 2017, AutoCAD Raster Design 2017, Autodesk 3ds Max Design 2017, Autodesk ReCap 2017, Autodesk Inventor 2017, Autodesk InfraWorks 2017, Autodesk Robot Structural Analysis Professional 2017

Not Supported
Autodesk Navisworks Manage 2017
Citrix® XenApp™ 6.5 FP1 not supported.

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