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Comparison of Two Versions of an iModel Comparison of Two Versions of an iModel
By Bentley Systems
Watch this short demo to see how you can quickly compare two versions of an iModel in Navigator CONNECT and iTwin services.
Bentley's and Siemens' Vision for Cloud-based Collaboration Bentley's and Siemens' Vision for Cloud-based Collaboration
By ARC Advisory Group
ARC Advisory Group identifies 10 characteristics Bentley and Siemens say are key for a cloud-based collaboration solution for engineering.
Digital Twins to Take Center Stage Digital Twins to Take Center Stage
Summary Compiled by ConnectPress
Bentley's Brian Robins discusses how digital twins are rapidly evolving in the AEC and advancing beyond building information modeling (BIM).
BIG News in Bentley's Spring Update BIG News in Bentley's Spring Update
By Rita Stange, ConnectPress Managing Editor
In a press conference this week Bentley announced 2 new products, the acquisition of Keynetix, and shared vision on digital twins and 2018 findings.
Tips & Tricks
Publishing an iModel Publishing an iModel

Since the introduction of the V8i generation of applications, iModel has been the best way to package and share multi-discipline models.
MicroStation CONNECT Tip: Managing User Level Configuration MicroStation CONNECT Tip: Managing User Level Configuration
By Rod Wing, EnvisionCAD
MicroStation CE stores the User Preference files along with the user's Personal.ucf file in the Windows default. BUT you can relocate them!
Windows Update Causing Crash with Corridors Windows Update Causing Crash with Corridors
By Bob Mecham, EnvisionCAD
There is a known issue with the Windows 10 Spring Creator Update, 1803 with numerous Bentley CONNECT Edition software.
Improve PDF Image Quality in Raster Manager and Descartes Improve PDF Image Quality in Raster Manager and Descartes
By Rod Wing, EnvisionCAD
One way to correct this would be to rescan the original and save to a different raster format, but there is an alternate solution!
Case Studies
AECOM Creates iModels Available to All Stakeholders AECOM Creates iModels Available to All Stakeholders
By AECOM
Check out this case study to see how AECOM used Bentley applications to develop iModels and housed them in a connected data environment.
Digital Twins Improve Collaboration on China Substation Digital Twins Improve Collaboration on China Substation
By Bentley Systems
Northeast Electric Power Design Institute established a connected data environment achieving a seamless collaboration among project participants.
Pestech Uses Digital Twins to Improve Workflows Pestech Uses Digital Twins to Improve Workflows
By Bentley Systems
Pestech International used digital twins with Bentley software on an RM 79.5 million contract to build a next-generation substation in Maylasia.
Digital Twins Used on Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project Digital Twins Used on Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project
By Bentley Systems
Chung-Ang University used Bentley's OpenBridge Modeler and ContextCapture on the Hannam Bridge Rehabilitation Project.
Columns
First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition
Compiled by ConnectPress
British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) CAD Instructor, Mark Hird-Rutter shares his thoughts on MicroStation CONNECT Edition.
First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition First Impressions of MicroStation CONNECT Edition
Compiled by ConnectPress
L.A. County Works CAD Administrator, Raymond To test drives MicroStation CONNECT Edition and shares his thoughts on his experience. Bentley responds.
What's Important in Workstations to End Users? What's Important in Workstations to End Users?
By Jon Peddie
JPR's shares findings from an Intel survey on what end users think about workstations and how they use them in both manufacturing and AEC.
Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel Workstation Processors Get Better with Intel
By Jon Peddie, Jon Peddie Research
Jon Peddie takes a look at the new Xeon W Processors based on Skylake/Purley and provides some comparisons of Intel processors.