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27-1021.00 - Commercial and Industrial Designers   Save Table (XLS/CSV)

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Desktop computers
Digital cameras
  • Compact digital cameras
High capacity removable media drives
  • Universal serial bus USB flash drives
Liquid crystal display projector
  • Liquid crystal display LCD video projectors
Notebook computers
  • Laptop computers
Personal computers


Analytical or scientific software
  • Finite element analysis software
  • Minitab Hot technology
  • The MathWorks MATLAB Hot technology
Computer aided design CAD software
  • Ashlar-Vellum Cobalt
  • Autodesk AliasStudio
  • Autodesk AutoCAD Hot technology
  • Autodesk Maya for Design Visualization
  • Autodesk Revit Hot technology
  • Dassault Systemes CATIA Hot technology
  • Dassault Systems SOLIDWORKS
  • McNeel Rhino software
  • PTC Creo Parametric Hot technology
  • Siemens PLM Software UGS NX
Computer aided manufacturing CAM software
  • 1CadCam Unigraphics
  • Geometric CAMWorks
  • Siemens NX for Manufacturing
Data base user interface and query software
  • Microsoft Access Hot technology
Desktop publishing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe InDesign Hot technology
  • Microsoft Publisher Hot technology
  • QuarkXPress
Development environment software
  • C Hot technology
  • Verilog Hot technology
Document management software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Acrobat Hot technology
Electronic mail software
  • Email software
  • IBM Notes Hot technology
Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • SAP Hot technology
Financial analysis software
  • Delphi Technology Hot technology
Graphics or photo imaging software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Creative Cloud Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Fireworks Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe FreeHand
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Illustrator Hot technology
  • Adobe Systems Adobe Photoshop Hot technology
  • Corel CorelDraw Graphics Suite
  • Corel Painter
  • Xara Xtreme
Internet browser software
  • Web browser software
Map creation software
  • ESRI ArcGIS software Hot technology
Object or component oriented development software
  • C++ Hot technology
  • jQuery Hot technology
Office suite software
  • Microsoft Office
Presentation software
  • Microsoft PowerPoint Hot technology
Project management software
  • Microsoft Project Hot technology
Spreadsheet software
  • Microsoft Excel Hot technology
Video creation and editing software
  • Adobe Systems Adobe AfterEffects Hot technology
  • Autodesk 3ds Max
  • Chaos Group V-Ray
  • Softimage XSI
Web platform development software
  • Hypertext markup language HTML Hot technology
  • JavaScript Hot technology
Word processing software
  • Microsoft Word

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