Rest in Peace – Autodesk Buzzsaw 1999-2016 Back in early 2000 I had a job interview with a now defunct Autodesk Reseller in Pittsburgh, PA. That Reseller (VAR) was CAD Research. During the interview, Frank Lochner, the company’s founder mentioned this new product named “Buzzsaw”.  I had no idea what it was.  In 2000, nobody talked about…

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Buzzsaw users now have 5x more storage space Cloud storage space has become less expensive over the years, and Autodesk has responded by giving all users 5 times more storage space. The email went out to Autodesk Buzzsaw Site Administrators.  Our email came yesterday and said “We are happy to announce that we have increased…

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Happy Birthday to us… It seems like just yesterday that we opened our doors………and in the the blink of an eye, 8 years have gone by. Everything has changed……..and yet nothing has changed. Everything, as in our customer base has exploded.  Instead of the handful of customers we started with in March of 2006, we…

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Autodesk Buzzsaw 2013 gets new branding The Autodesk Buzzsaw team announced a new release of Buzzsaw 2013 on June 26th.  This release is primarily a change to show off our new branding. It’s a fresh new look and in line with other Autodesk titles.  And here it is…….. New in this release: New 2014 Version…

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Managing Buzzsaw Licenses “We have x number of Buzzsaw licenses and we want to make sure we don’t run short”.  We also want to make sure that all (or most) of our licenses are being used.” We’ll use 100 licenses as our example.  During Buzzsaw deployment/training, you’ve identified 80 users that will be using Buzzsaw.…

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