Sikorsky is the new Inventor 2011

November 11, 2009

The new version of Autodesk Inventor – Inventor 2011 – is codenamed “Sikorsky”. Beta testing of Inventor 2011 is now open at You can take part on this testing by registering at the beta site. Version 2011 can be expected as usually in March/April term in the year 2010. It will be interesting to see if and how Autodesk includes Inventor Fusion in the Inventor version 2011.

If you want to influence future functions in Inventor, you can vote in the Inventor ballot on the AUGI site.


Subscription Advantage Pack for Inventor 2010

November 5, 2009

The recently introduced Subscription Advantage Pack for Inventor 2010 subscription users adds a couple of new tools and functions to your Inventor 2010. These new functions will be probably included directly in Inventor 2011. Do not install the Pack on a localized version of Inventor.

Among the new functions there are e.g. chain dimensions and dimensioning styles, text islands in hatches, the Block Browser, element suppression in simulations, global material assignments in simulations, etc.

See many of the news function in this Youtube video: