Auto CAD is a commercial computer-aided design (CAD) and drafting software application. Developed and marketed by Auto desk, Auto Cad was first released in December 1989 as a desktop app running on microcomputers with internal graphics controllers. Before Auto Cad was introduced, most commercial CAD programs ran on mainframe computers or minicomputers, with each CAD operator (user) working at a separate graphics terminal.Since 2010, Auto Cad was released as a mobile- and web app as well, marketed as Auto Cad 360.
Auto Cad is used in the industry, by architects, project managers, engineers, graphic designers, city planners and other professionals. It was supported by 750 training centers worldwide in 199