Cyon Research Announces White Paper on Adobe Solution for AEC

Intelligent Documents Can Lead to a More Efficient Workflow in Architecture and Construction Projects

BETHESDA, Md., November 9, 2004 - Cyon Research Corporation, a leading provider of analysis and consulting for engineering technology markets, has issued a white paper identifying a workable and comprehensive solution to the digital data workflow problem in the AEC (architecture/engineering/construction) industry using the Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF).

The paper, titled "The Adobe Solution for AEC," studies the implications of moving from a paper-based workflow to a more streamlined and profitable workflow based on intelligent documents. The Adobe solution is based on Adobe PDF, as well as the company’s Acrobat® desktop and LiveCycle™ server software products.

The white paper will be available via the web site (, a free Cyon Research publication focused on the AEC, MCAD, Plant, GIS and EDA industries.

“We took a hard look at document workflow in AEC and examined the issues of the current situation. Our white paper places the Adobe Solution for AEC in that context and discusses how it addresses them,” said Brad Holtz, president, Cyon Research.

“Cyon Research is widely recognized for its expertise in engineering technology markets, and through this white paper they have researched with a critical eye the document workflow issues facing AEC,” said Pam Deziel, director of Acrobat product marketing for Adobe. “Their analysis of the AEC document process problem offers organizations a valuable and actionable resource.”

This white paper is available free-of-charge at


About Cyon Research
Cyon Research Corporation is a provider of analysis and consulting for engineering technology markets. Cyon Research provides key information, research, analysis, and consulting to its clients worldwide. COFES: The Congress on the Future of Engineering Software is Cyon Research's primary event, and explores investments necessary today to take advantage of—and profit from—future technologies.™ is Cyon Research's Web-based research resource for market information, news, and industry commentary. Other Cyon Research publications include CADCAMNet, Engineering Automation Report™, both subscription newsletters providing insight, analysis, and reviews on technology specific to manufacturing disciplines; and A-E-C Automation Newsletter™, a newsletter delivering information on trends, new technologies, and market information for design technologies that address architecture and construction., Engineering Automation Report, A-E-C Automation Newsletter, and Cyon Research are trademarks of Cyon Research Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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Published: Tuesday, November 09, 2004


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