Entries by Chris France

Virtual Designer Demo in a Virtual Desktop Environment

Hello everyone, this is Chris France with Advance2000.  I wanted to share this short video with you today so that you can see what you would experience should you request your own Virtual Desktop to test your design applications. First look at local laptop and see how you will connect into your Design Workstation In […]

Cloud In-Touch: Cloud Based Hosted Telephony Demo

In this short video, I will demo our Cloud In-Touch Hosted Telephony System.  After the demo, if you are interested in learning more about Cloud In-Touch, I have prepared a few slides that provide more detail. Topics I will cover: Cloud In-Touch Demo Video Cloud In-Touch Intro Standard Features for Users Standard Features for Companies Premiere […]

IPD and the Cloud

In this blog post, I want to share a few more details in regards to “IPD and the Cloud”.  In November 2016, I published this article on the AECbytes website.  Read the full article, link below. On more than one occasion, I have been told that there are very few choices on the market right now […]

Advance2000 Cloud Computing Vision is Pioneering

The AEC/Design Gold Vision Award recognizes Advance2000 for their pioneering work in combining the power of Cloud 2.0 for the CHUM project. BUFFALO, NY – October 7, 2013 – On Friday, October 4, at a ceremony held in Santa Clara, California, Cannon Design received the AEC/Design Gold Vision Award from ConstrucTech Magazine for its implementation […]

VDC in the Cloud – Journey to LEAN Construction

AECbytes “Building the Future” Article (August 19, 2013) Virtual Design & Construction (VDC) is the term used by Contractors to “virtually construct” a building on a computer before they actually construct it on-site. It is not to be confused with the Architect’s Building Information Modeling (BIM), which is primarily focused on design and creating drawings […]

Join the VDC and the Cloud Discussion at BTG

Virtual Design & Construction (VDC) and the Cloud Discussion at the Building Technology Group in Charlotte CHARLOTTE, NC – July 11, 2013 – Join the Building Technology Group in Charlotte on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 as Chris France, President of Advance2000 NC, will lead the VDC and the Cloud discussion. As a contributing author to […]

Join Advance2000 at Revit Technology Conference, Vancouver

“Project Collaboration via Private Cloud in Action” will showcase the SAIC case study. BUFFALO, NY – July 8, 2013 – Chris France from Advance2000, along with SAIC Managing Director of BIM & Technologies Joseph Joseph, will present at the North American 2013 Revit Technology Conference, held at the Westin Bayshore in Vancouver, Canada from July […]

Advance2000 & Dassault3DS Partnership: Technology for AEC

Advance2000 and Dassault Systèmes Form Partnership Focusing on the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) Industry. BUFFALO, NY – May 9, 2013 – Advance2000 is a full-service IT firm that provides a comprehensive suite of managed services via its private Cloud to organizations both large and small.  For many firms, Advance2000 is the entire IT shop […]