Attractive Offer Leverages AutoCAD® Map3D and Infrastructure Design Suite Investment

February 7, 2017

Lakewood, CO – Spatial Business Systems (SBS) announces the availability of a new promotion for its Automated Utility Design™ (AUD) product, a comprehensive utility design solution used by investor-owned, municipal, and electric cooperative utilities. AUD is a new SBS offering based on the strategic alliance between SBS and Autodesk that was announced October 3, 2016. Through the alliance, SBS is now responsible for future development, support, and licensing of the AutoCAD Utility Design software.

Beginning February 7, 2017 and ending June 30, 2017, SBS will provide no-cost perpetual licenses of its 3D, model-based AUD 7 distribution design (staking) product to organizations who have AutoCAD® Map 3D, Infrastructure Design Suite Standard, or Infrastructure Design Suite Premium licenses. All no-cost AUD 7 licenses provided under this promotion are required to have an AUD annual maintenance plan with SBS. Annual maintenance provides AUD users with product support as well as no-cost AUD product upgrades, fixes, and enhancements when available.

AUD 7, which is a based on the popular AutoCAD® platform, allows organizations to leverage their investment in the AutoCAD® software platform and their AutoCAD® knowledgeable staff. An additional benefit of upgrading to AUD 7 is that AutoCAD® users can quickly and economically become productive using AUD 7, resulting in increased productivity, more accurate designs, and the ability to integrate work order management, GIS, asset management and other systems into a design workflow.

For more information about AUD or this promotion, please contact Duane Guidry at duane.guidry@spatialbiz.comm or visit To learn more about the Peer Utility Group (PUG), an organization consisting of AUD and AutoCAD utility design professionals, please visit

About SBS
SBS Integrated Utility Solutions are industry leading products and services that streamline design and integrate workflows for substation and distribution business processes. The solutions are comprised of the SBS Substation Design Suite, Automated Utility Design (AUD) and Utility DataHub™. Working together with underlying platform products from Autodesk, the SBS products provide product-level, fully supported solutions to support the advanced needs of the global utility industry.

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