Petr Broz

Petr Broz

Senior Developer Advocate, Autodesk Forge

Petr is a senior developer advocate at Autodesk. He has been developing some of the company’s web applications and services since 2011, and now he aims to help others build amazing, creative solutions using these tools, especially using Autodesk Forge APIs. Petr’s technical focus areas include everything around web and cloud, 3D graphics, and all kinds of "non-real reality".

Posts by Petr Broz

May 9, 2019

Basic point clouds in Forge Viewer

Developers often ask us whether point clouds are supported in Forge Viewer. Unfortunately, the official answer is "no". The focus of Forge Viewer has always been line and mesh geometry, and...

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May 9, 2019

Quick deployment of Forge applications to Azure

Microsoft Azure has recently introduced Azure Resource Manager (or ARM ) - a service for centralized deployment and management of resources such as virtual machines, databases, or web appli...

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November 5, 2018

Simple introduction to Design Automation for Inventor

A new version of Design Automation has just gone into public beta, with support for engines like Revit, Inventor, or 3ds Max. Let's take a look at how we can leverage the new APIs by buildi...

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October 24, 2018

Disconnected workflows

While Forge is a cloud platform, certain applications built on top of it may want to support scenarios where the internet connection is temporarily unavailable. For example, consider an app...

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