CSI Partners Deliver Enterprise-Class Services to Customers Across
SAN RAFAEL, Calif., Apr 24, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) --Autodesk,
Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D
design, engineering and entertainment software, has unveiled a new
Consulting System Integrator (CSI) Partner Program to help grow
Autodesk's global business network and meet increasing customer demand
for an integrated technology and process offering. The program is
intended to help professionals realize the benefits of connected
workflows in Autodesk design and creation suites for building,
entertainment, engineering, construction, infrastructure, product, plant
and factory design.
Gehry Technologies, CSI Global Services, Pty, Ltd., Avineon and PCO
Innovation are the first four Autodesk CSI partners with Building
Information Modeling (BIM)
and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) expertise. The CSI Partner
Program helps empower these companies to better serve their customers by
expanding their consulting services to firms seeking to transform
business and design workflows. With a focus on enterprise customers, CSI
partners will help Autodesk and the company's existing channel partners
identify the right solutions for customers. By working with Autodesk,
CSI partners can extend their services into the Autodesk business
community and increase the number of services they provide.
"Furthering the business relationship with Autodesk is exciting and a
key component to our growth," said Dayne Myers, CEO, Gehry Technologies.
"Customers expect us to help them overcome organizational, technical and
process challenges to achieve operational excellence. Working closely
with Autodesk and its reseller network allows us to provide the
capacity, credibility, connections, capability, and coverage necessary
to help architects, engineers, contractors and owners get better value
from Autodesk technology."
"Autodesk resellers have tremendous experience in selling Autodesk
software and delivering value-added implementation services," said Jim
Bailey, vice president of strategic solutions at Autodesk. "By working
with CSI partners, resellers can concentrate on more strategic long-term
deals driven by the CSI partners that will create software sales
pull-through and local implementation services."
For additional information about the CSI partner program or other
Autodesk programs, visit the Autodesk
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D
design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the
manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and
entertainment industries -- including the last 17 Academy Award winners
for Best Visual Effects -- use Autodesk software to design, visualize
and simulate their ideas. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in
1982, Autodesk continues to develop the broadest portfolio of
state-of-the-art software for global markets. For additional information
about Autodesk, visit www.autodesk.com.
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or trademarks belong to their respective holders. Autodesk reserves the
right to alter product and services offerings, and specifications and
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(C) 2012 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.
SOURCE: Autodesk, Inc.
Angela Simoes, 415-302-2934