ADSK 2016 & Px 3.3.0 Update

A blog isn’t much of a blog without posts, and my last was WAY too long ago, so I thought I would take a break from 2016 validations to provide a little progress report. RTC Australia I will be in Australia at RTC next week, dogfooding Px Tools to provision the labs and playground machines. […]

Autodesk Dependencies

Various Autodesk products share common resources. Make sure you only Uninstall these items with the last Pakage that requires them. Autodesk Content Service AutoCAD, AutoCAD Architecture, AutoCAD MEP, AutoCAD Structural Detailing Autodesk Material Library 3DS Max, 3DS Max Design Navisworks Freedom, Navisworks Manage, Navisworks Simulate Revit Architecture, Revit MEP, Revit Structure, Revit (OneBox) Autodesk Material […]

Pragmatic Rollouts demo and Q&A

I am available for small group demonstrations and Q&A to introduce Pragmatic Rollouts. Please email with your preferred day and time, ideally with at least a few days notice. Plan on 45-60 minutes. The session will explore the new Conformed Machines approach to software install and management, as well as introduce you to the workflow for defining […]

Autodesk University 2013

And AU 2013 is a wrap for me. Good times, great to see faces new and familiar. And big thanks to my T-shirt models… Nancy McClure, Mike Adams, Jason Rostar & Jay Zallan. You guys are awesome!   I will be at AU on Wednesday, December 5th, doing some guerrilla Pragmatic Rollout demos. Check back here […]

Deployment Failure Troubleshooting

If you have done more than a few Autodesk deployments, you will have surely run into a situation where a deployment works on some machines and not on others, with seemingly no rhyme or reason for the failure. And of course the deployment doesn’t give you a nice popup telling you what exactly went wrong. […]