Turn Autodesk's powerful, cloud-based software into the building blocks for your next tool or product.

Data shouldn’t be locked in a silo. With Forge, everyone gets access to the data they need.

Forge integrates with your existing applications, systems and enterprise processes.

Why start from scratch?  Forge foundational elements of design, fabrication and data monitoring software, so you can focus your innovation.

Forge turns the software that powers Autodesk into a platform for all developers.

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See how companies from startup to enterprise use Forge to shape the future of connected design, engineering and fabrication.


  • “Limb loss is a little-talked-about cause of suffering and social isolation in the developing world. Matching people with suitable prosthesis transforms lives. Forge helps us connect people to the 3D-printed prosthetics in a way that’s truly scalable.”

    Andreas Bastian, Board Chair


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  • “We see an explosion of data in the AEC industry, and it’s a challenge to manage it all. We saw an opportunity to use Forge to extract value from that data, taking advantage of the power of machine learning.”

    Josh Kanner, Founder and CEO


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  • “If I am a customer and am building a multi-million dollar project, the more updates you give me the better. And with this platform a drone can take our drone, have it take a 5 minute flight and give back results in hours instead of weeks.”

    Jia Huang, Engineer – Cloud Platform API

    3D Robotics

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