January 27, 2015 6:03 PM ET


Company Overview of IMSI/Design, LLC

Company Overview

IMSI/Design, LLC provides computer aided design (CAD) software. It offers products in various categories, including 2D drafting, 3D modeling, architectural, mechanical, creative graphics, Hi-Res rendering, 3D animation, Macintosh, training, plug-ins, symbols, CAD tools, and educational programs. The company was formerly known as International Microcomputer Software, Inc. and changed its name to IMSI/Design, LLC in January 2006. The company was founded in 1983 and is based in Novato, California. IMSI/Design, LLC is a former subsidiary of AccessMedia Networks, Inc.

25 Leveroni Court

Suite 300

Novato, CA 94949

United States

Founded in 1983





Key Executives for IMSI/Design, LLC

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 60
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

IMSI/Design, LLC Key Developments

IMSI/Design Releases DesignCAD 3D Max v24

IMSI/Design announced New DesignCAD(R) 3D Max v24. DesignCAD 3D Max, named for the second year in a row by TopTenReviews.com as one of the top 2 consumer-based CAD products, offers budget-minded professionals and hobbyist a versatile 2D/3D precision design solution. New DesignCAD 3D Max v24 now includes: New GPU-Accelerated Drawing Performance - New RedSDK mode allows users to zoom, pan, and rotate designs in wireframe, shaded, and hidden-line up to 30 times faster. New Match Properties Tool - Lets user to select some entities, than pick another object whose properties user want to apply to the selected ones. New "Solid Surface" Entity Type - More versatile than grids and memory-efficient than a bunch of planes, the Solid Surface also tends to triangulate complex planar faces. New DWG/DXF Export Option - There is now an option to export Solid Surface entities as 3DFace objects to DWG and DXF files. New Solid to Surface and Surface to Solid Commands - Convert selected solids to surfaces or vice versa with one simple click. These commands can also be run via the Command Line. BasicCAD Enhancements - New system functions and drawing commands. DesignCAD 3D Max v24 is available directly from IMSI/Design and has a suggested retail price of $99.99 in the U.S. Also available, DesignCAD v24, offering 2D only features for $49.99.

IMSI/Design Releases New TurboApps SDK for iOS and Android

IMSI(R)/Design announced the release of its updated Software Development Kit (SDK) for 2D and 3D CAD viewing on iOS and Android mobile platforms. The TurboApps SDK allows developers like California-based AppTree Software to integrate 2D and 3D DWG and DXF viewing into their apps quickly and without any of the significant cost associated with such an extensive development project. Three versions of the TurboApps SDK are now available for iOS and Android: Free TurboViewer SDK now includes features of View 2D and 3D Drawings - Support AutoCAD Views - View .DWG and .DXF files - View 2D/3D Wireframe - Powered with TurboViewer by IMSI/Design banner. TurboViewer X SDK offers these additional features: Support Layouts - Layer on/off display - No banners. TurboViewer Pro SDK offers these additional features: Support Layouts - Layer display on/off - View .DWG, .DXF, natively - View 3D Hidden Line - Shaded with edges viewing mode - X-Ray viewing mode - View the following CAD formats: TCW, 2CD, 3DM, 3DS, ASAT, CGM, DCD, DGN, EPS, FCW, IGS, OBJ, PLT, SAT, SKP, STEP, STL, STP, WRZ - Perspective camera views.

IMSI/Design Releases New TurboCAD Mac Version 8 Product Line

IMSI/Design announced the release of the new TurboCAD Mac version 8 product line including TurboCAD Mac Pro, TurboCAD Mac Deluxe 2D/3D, and TurboCAD Mac Designer 2D. TurboCAD Mac v8 also boosts significant enhancements in the areas of 3D modeling, rendering, and interoperability. Performance & Usability Enhancements: 64-Bit Compatible to load, process, and render parts and models of nearly any size. Enhanced Printing to print much larger, more data intensive files. Improved Deep Select to independently select and modify elements within a group. New Cut List Properties for BOMs to assign description, quantity, length, width and thickness to a BOM. New Customizable Grids to display the workplane grid by any angle. Improved Space Mouse Support using the latest drivers. Improved Keyboard Shortcuts for use within the Concept Explorer, to set the gripper location, and for toggling mesh controls. Stability Enhancements due to a major code rewrite. New & Improved 3D Modeling Features: Improved ACIS 3D solid modeling engine and file filters upgraded to R24. New Quad Mesh Tools (Pro only) for creating quad mesh primitives, extrusions, coverts, lathes, and meshes by points. New Subdivision Mesh Tool (Pro only) will smooth a quad mesh for easy creation of organic shapes. Improved Associative Mesh Booleans (Pro only) now recorded and accessible via the part tree. New Woodworking Joint Tools (Pro only) for creating rabbet, dado, miter, tongue and groove, and dovetail joints. Improved 3D Linear Duplicate Tool creates copies of an object based on specifying rows, columns, and spacing. Improved 3D Polar Array creates patterns of 2D or 3D objects in relation to a primary point or object. New & Improved Rendering & Presentation: New Special Lighting Effects (Pro only) including Lens Flares and Global Illumination. New High Dynamic-Range Images (HDRI) Support (Pro only) significantly improves the lighting of photo rendered images. Improved Render to File (Pro only) boosts rendering size to export to poster size. Improved Photorealistic Rendering (Pro only) added secondary file recognition for advanced photo render dialog box. Improved QuickTime Recording (Pro only) now includes audio capture.

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