Can you really do serious work from a regular desktop or notebook computer (or even a tablet) while your 3D CAD software is running on a machine in a data center thousands of miles away? Evan Yares, Senior Editor of 3D CAD Tips at WTWH Media, has been researching this topic and has written a very helpful article that discusses some real-life examples and reviews how the technology that supports this use case has evolved dramatically, making CAD-at-a-distance a reality that is helping customers reduce time-to-market and leverage the global workforce while keeping their intellectual property safe in the data center.

Derek Thorslund
Director of Product Management, HDX