Choosing the right CAD software for your business

Questions you should ask before you buy cheap CAD or low cost CAD software

AutoCAD Guide

Choosing CAD software can be confusing. You want the features and licensing options that make you and your team more productive.  You may be considering a range of budget CAD options including  SketchUp, ProgeCAD, BricsCAD, DesignCAD 3D Max, NanoCAD, GStarCAD, Draftsight, ZWCAD or IronCAD.   There are lots of options out there and you need to be asking the right questions. The truth is - it isn’t just the price you pay that matters. The right software will likely include features that save you so much time and labour costs that it more than pays for itself.

It pays to do your homework and ask the right questions. That’s why we put together this simple guide with the following content:

  • Questions you should ask when evaluating CAD options
  • How to go about calculating time savings
  • How CAD features can save you money
  • Comparison of options:
    • AutoCAD VS AutoCAD LT
    • AutoCAD LT Vs BricsCAD
    • AutoCAD LT Vs Dratsight
    • AutoCAD LT Vs ZWCAD
  • Support questions you should ask
  • IT and licensing considerations

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