Why is Spacemaker joining Autodesk?
Autodesk and Spacemaker share a common goal to empower architects, urban planners and real-estate developers to rapidly create and evaluate options for better, more sustainable outcomes. Autodesk is committed to advancing the ability of project teams to change the world for the better and has the means to accelerate the growth and evolution of Spacemaker’s powerful platform dramatically. Together, Autodesk and Spacemaker will empower architects, urban planners and real-estate developers teams all over the world to drive modern, user-centric automation - powered by AI - and accelerate outcome-based design for the industry.
Which countries is Spacemaker available in?
List of countries not supported today: Russia, Cuba, China, Iran, Syria, Libya, Sudan, North Korea, Mali, South Sudan, Central African Republic, Yemen, Guinea-Bissau, Somalia, Venezuela, Nicaragua, DR Congo, Egypt, Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, Zimbabwe, Tunisia.
I’m interested in Spacemaker: How can I try the product and/or buy a subscription?
Do I need to be an Autodesk customer to buy Spacemaker?
No, you do not need to be an Autodesk customer in order to purchase services from Spacemaker. You can request a free 14-day trial here or contact us directly for an enterprise consultation here.
Can I buy a Spacemaker subscription through Autodesk now (or via one of its distributors)?
Not for the foreseeable future. You can request a free 14-day trial here or contact us directly for an enterprise consultation here.
What impact will the acquisition have on Spacemaker’s product roadmap?
The acquisition will have no direct impact on the direction of Spacemaker’s product roadmap. We believe that synergies between Spacemaker and Autodesk will enable us to speed up both, product development and market expansion even further.
Will Spacemaker continue to support non-Autodesk formats?
Yes, we will continue to support general formats. e.g. IFC.
Will Spacemaker technology seamlessly plug into Autodesk software products?
We look forward to leveraging Autodesk’s services and knowledge in making workflows between different software products more seamless. However, the timeline and scope for such improvements will be prioritized based on the requests and needs of our users, and not as a direct consequence of the acquisition
What does this acquisition mean for me as an existing Spacemaker customer?
Autodesk comes with 40+ years of deep industry experience that will strengthen Spacemaker's development. It will help Spacemaker unlock product innovation faster than ever and empower us to deliver an exceptional level of support and service to our customers. This investment affirms Spacemaker as an integral part of how our cities are designed in the foreseeable future.
The Spacemaker account teams will continue to serve you with the high level of service and support that you have come to expect of Spacemaker.
Will my account team or customer success team change?
No. Customers should continue reaching out to their local Spacemaker account teams.
I am a customer of both Spacemaker and Autodesk, who should I call for support?
Customers should continue reaching out separately to their existing account and support teams at Spacemaker and Autodesk.
What will happen to my contract?
Your contract will remain in place. If you have further concerns or questions, please reach out to your local Spacemaker account team.
Can I consolidate my agreements with Spacemaker and Autodesk?
No, for the foreseeable future, your contracts will remain in place with each entity separately. For any concerns or questions, please consult directly with your local Autodesk team or your local Spacemaker account team.
As an existing customer of Spacemaker, will the support and service model change?
No. We have no plans of changing our existing support and service model. Customers should continue reaching out to their local Spacemaker account teams for any support.
As an existing certified architect partner of Spacemaker, what does this acquisition mean for me?
No immediate changes. We look forward to continuing our collaboration in the same way. If any changes will occur in the future, we will let you know proactively. If you have any further questions and concerns, please consult directly with your local Spacemaker account team.
Will there be any technical changes to the login access or website of Spacemaker?
No, you can continue to access the platform via the same login credentials.
As an existing Autodesk enterprise customer and/or channel partner (e.g. reseller) of Autodesk, what does this acquisition mean for me?
Please consult your Autodesk point of contact directly.