Xiaodong Liang

Xiaodong Liang has been with Autodesk since 2007, focusing on providing programming support, consulting, training and evangelism to external developers. He started his career China and now lives in Beijing, China. Xiaodong is currently a developer consultant in the team Developer Technical Services (DevTech), the worldwide team of API gurus providing technical services through the Autodesk Developer Network. He supports various products APIs such as Autodesk® Inventor®, Autodesk®  Navisworks®, AutoCAD®,  and AutoCAD Mechanical®.

He likes to deal with challenging cases, discussing with developers on API and writing articles to help the developers. Xiaodong started his career as an engineer, and has a master degree of Solid Mechanics. In his spare time, he enjoys basketball, cooking, reading and electrical game.

Posts by Xiaodong Liang

September 12, 2022

Advanced Query with Model Derivative API

Our Derivative Services team continues to improve the capabilities of the Model Derivative service. We recently introduced the ability to...

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September 6, 2022

Webhook now supports translation progress of BIM360 or ACC files

When a file is uploaded to BIM360 or ACC, it will be automatically translated by Model Derivative service of Forge. The generated metadata...

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August 31, 2022

BIM 360 Docs Export PDF API migrating to S3 signed url

Do you use BIM 360 Docs Export PDF API users? If so, please read on. We have an important, time sensitive information to share and your...

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August 22, 2022

Autodesk Build Sheets API

We are pleased to announce the availability of Autodesk Build Sheets API. The sheets is the feature in Autodesk Build. It allows you to...

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July 26, 2022

ACC/BIM 360 Insight Data Connector API - Project Level Access

As announced earlier, Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) and BIM 360 Insight Data Connector now supports the extraction of data at a project...

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June 26, 2022

Call for private beta testers – Autodesk Construction Cloud Export PDF API

Export PDF is a feature in Autodesk Docs which allows users to export or download a PDF file with/without markups.*1 Markups can be...

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April 30, 2022

Embed Forge Viewer inside Power BI report

experiment with embedding Forge Viewer inside Power BI report.

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April 15, 2022

ACC Issues API Available as Preview

Long-awaited Issues API for Autodesk Construction Cloud (ACC) is finally available as public preview. Issues feature is a shared component...

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March 28, 2022

Upload large file by chunks by S3 Signed URL in OpenNetwork of Revit Design Automation

In Design Automation OpenNetWork, how to upload large output by chunks to Forge bucket with S3 signed url of Forge

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