INTRODUCTION ARTICLE FORGE
Article Forge group buy is a cloud-based application development tool developed by Autodesk.
+ Helping companies build web applications for the design and management of technical information.
+ From creating automated processes to risk warning, 3D view on the web.
+ Can be combined with your existing software systems to improve the way you work and get information
+ Connect teams, processes, build new services to connect with customers
Framework (optional): Bootstrap, AngularJS, ReactJS,..
+ Back-end: responsible for server-side, database
Required language (choose one or more): Node.js, .Net Framework, .Net Core, Go, PHP, Java,…
+ Full-stack: experience both Front-end and Back-end
If you are just starting out as well as doing it alone, it will take you a long time to master all the above languages, so my advice to you when starting out is not to focus too much on the Front-end part. Just a simple website to build Article Forge.
RESEARCH DIRECTIONS AUTODESK FORGE
List and order of Forge APIs that you should learn before and after
These APIs will have separate topics for discussion as well as tutorials. In fact, here I just give a brief introduction about it.
Authentication is the process of verifying who or what is in fact what it is. This will be different from if you log into Gmail or Facebook. In fact, the application you write will require access and accounts of Autodesk, Google, Facebook, etc.
Data Management API:
Access A360, Fusion Team, and BIM 360 data.
Forge can be used as a file storage cloud.
Data from A360 export to different formats.
Model Derivative API:
Prepare to render fille for 3D and 2D view.
Convert file formats to other formats.
Display 2D and 3D views of your design on the web by embedding the Viewer and the web page. Customers can control, unhide layers or objects. In fact, highlight and print their views, and easily share links with others.
Use the Viewer API to customize the appearance and handling of objects with the viewer. Choose to enable or disable features and interact with data from other sources
Also coming soon options – markups, model coordination, cost control, and submittals APIs
Design Automation API v2:
Query print design information DWG files
Convert DWG files to other formats
Design Automation API v3(beta):
Create add-ins for Revit, Autocad, 3dsMax, Inventor.
In fact, additional requirements: Revit API, Autocad API.
Write API add-in that directly runs and stores on here.
Notify you when there are changes on the web app.
Token Flex Usage Data API:
Report consumption levels and products used.
This API you don’t need to care about.
Report activity of Data in the cloud.
Reality Capture API:
Support creating PointCloud from photos.