May 2021 HOOPS Scene Newsletter

MAY 2021


Register for HOOPS Summit: Component Technology in Digital Construction
Join us as we explore the rapidly evolving world of Digital Construction and discuss the role and evolution of Tech Soft 3D’s component technology in this market. From high-powered desktop visualization, intelligently streaming massive 3D models in a browser, or executing quantity takeoff operations, we’ll be discussing the changes we’ve seen and how our technology has evolved to support the growing demands in the world of Digital Construction.

HOOPS 2021 SP1

is now Available
The HOOPS 2021 Service Pack 1 release continues to focus on optimizing both manufacturing and BIM workflows with new features such as glTF format support (write) in HOOPS Exchange, official support for Apple Silicon, and new animation capabilities in the HOOPS Graphics SDKs.

Click below to learn more and access the complete SP1 release announcement.
HOOPS 2021 SP1

New HOOPS Trainings have been Announced!
The HOOPS Virtual Training series continues with more opportunities to connect and engage with Tech Soft 3D product experts as we take a hands on technical dive into topics surrounding the HOOPS SDKs. Register below for scheduled sessions and stay tuned as we continue to announce new trainings throughout the year.

HOOPS Roadmaps
are now Publicly Available
The HOOPS product roadmaps are now publicly accessible and provide insights into development plans allowing you to stay up-to-date on release schedules and planned new features. Check out each of the HOOPS product roadmaps below.

NAPA Maintains Competitive Edge in Shipbuilding Software with HOOPS Platform
NAPA has implemented HOOPS toolkits to revamp the user experience and graphics environment for their industry-leading shipbuilding products, NAPA Naval Architecture and NAPA Steel. The power of the HOOPS Platform also facilitates better collaboration among multiple stakeholders involved in ship design, including the classifi­cation societies that certify ships, and also enabled NAPA to create a new lightweight, web-based product for less frequent users called NAPA Viewer.
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Angular Reference Implementation
Angular is one of the most popular frontend web frameworks because of its declarative templates, dependency injection, and end-to-end tooling. We have shared a reference implementation showing how the HOOPS Web Platform easily integrates with Angular. Check it out and our other projects on GitHub.
Tech Soft 3D GitHub

Innovation Lab: CAD Data Translation in C#?
Check out multi-platform C# access to CAD data using a direct integration with HOOPS Exchange. We are looking for external champions to provide feedback. Interested? Join the conversation in the Innovation Lab.

Visit the Lab for access to videos and demos of new tools, sample code, and pre-releases of HOOPS toolkits and components.
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What AR/VR Needs to do for Greater Adoption
Ron Fritz, CEO of Tech Soft 3D, and five other industry executives, discuss the current state of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). Is AR/VR finally poised for its breakthrough moment? If so, what barriers might need to be removed to usher in this new era?
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We’re Hiring!
Exciting new positions are available in our growing company. At Tech Soft 3D we’re serious about solving the hard technical problems, but that doesn’t mean we take ourselves too seriously. If you want to team up with some impressively smart people in a relaxed and empowering environment, check out our current positions.

Community Leader
US (remote friendly)

Software Developer in Test (SDET)
Europe (remote France preferred)
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