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Golden Software Releases VoxlerTM 4 with 3D DXF Import and Export, Vector Draping, and Enhanced User-Interface Controls
GOLDEN, COLORADO, October 13, 2015 – Golden Software, the leading developer of affordable scientific graphics software, announces the release of Voxler 4, a 3D well and volumetric data visualization software solution for modeling and analysis.
Introduced in 2006, Voxler has become one of the most powerful and easy-to-use 3D volumetric visualization software packages. Designed for environmental scientists, geologists, engineers, GIS professionals, and researchers, Voxler offers sixteen unique 3D graphics display modules that users can employ to visualize almost any type of 3D data. Users can easily render 2D and 3D data, and add volume renderings, isosurfaces, borehole models, vector data, and imagery to create professional and visually striking 3D models.
Voxler 4 contains over 250 new features and improvements as requested by users. One of the most popular new features in Voxler 4 is the addition of 3D DXF import and export support. Users can import 3D DXF to enhance their Voxler 4 models or export 3D model data, including boreholes and well traces, to 3D DXF for import into other modeling, CAD, and GIS applications.
Another exciting new feature is the addition of vector draping over 3D surfaces. Voxler 4 now supports the import of GIS data and map layers in any supported vector format. These files can then be draped over Voxler’s 3D surfaces for an enhanced visual display.
Some additional, highly-requested features are the addition of LiDAR LAS file support, hot editing data in the new worksheet window, the ability to convert the coordinates and projections for point data between hundreds of real-world coordinate and projection systems, the ability to classify 3D point cloud data from scatter plots into user-defined class sizes, and the ability to render scatter plot points by laser scanned RGB values.
Comments from Voxler 4 Beta Testers:
“The addition of 3D DXF support and vector data importing takes Voxler from great visualization software to an exciting remedial design tool.”
President Subsurface Environmental Solutions, LLC
“I am using Voxler as a central tool for both explorative 3D data analysis and visual communication of geosciences simulation/modeling results. I am impressed by the versatility, stability and speed of Voxler. Last, but not least, I have to emphasize the excellent support by the Golden Software team.”
“If you shop for a portable, resource-efficient 3D visualization system, Voxler is definitely the best value on the market. It allows even an inexperienced user to build 3D models of fair complexity (next to effortlessly) while costing 10 times less than other comparable/competitive software systems.”
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
Voxler 4 operates in a Microsoft® Windows environment with Windows XP SP2, Vista, 7, 8 (excluding RT), and Windows 10. Voxler 4 is now available for a retail price of $479, with quantity discounts available. Upgrades from any previous version of Voxler are available for only $159. The full user’s guide can be purchased for just $25. Voxler 4 includes free maintenance updates and free technical support.
About Golden Software:
Founded in 1983, Golden Software is a leading developer of affordable scientific graphics software. Its customer base includes over 100,000 users involved in oil and gas exploration, mining, geosciences, engineering, business, education, and government in 185 countries and territories. Golden Software offers five products in addition to Voxler®: Surfer® for gridding, contouring, and 3D surface mapping; GrapherTM for 2D and 3D graphing; MapViewerTM for thematic mapping and spatial analysis; Didger® for digitizing and coordinate conversion; and Strater® for well log, borehole, and cross section plotting. For additional information, visitwww.GoldenSoftware.com or call 303-279-1021.