The IMAGINiT Technologies division of Rand Worldwide has launched a new ProductivityNOW portal to serve their Australian clients using Autodesk software and complementary technologies.

Rand Worldwide is a global leader in providing technology solutions to organisations with engineering design and information technology requirements. The new custom built industry portal is geared to maximise the productivity of anyone using Autodesk software and complementary technologies.

Bill Zavadil, senior vice president, worldwide services at IMAGINiT Technologies explains that the ProductivityNOW portal is the perfect combination of insight from their 85 technical experts, eLearning expertise from ASCENT, downloadable utilities from their software development team, and the knowledge from their global support team combined in one easy-to-use tool.

Michael Lachs, managing director for IMAGINiT’s Australian operations says that the portal allows clients to tap into the deep technical expertise of their global team and is a true value-add for local clients.

Access to the portal is open for anyone to explore, regardless of whether they are discovering IMAGINiT for the first time or are long-time loyal clients. The online portal offers unrivalled value with added enhancements based on a tiered subscription system where IMAGINiT clients receive additional privileges.

Five major components of the ProductivityNOW portal:

Technical Resources

An assortment of multimedia content includes helpful tips and tricks, eSeminars, webcast recordings, whitepapers, external links to key sites, and more.


Support clients can search IMAGINiT’s growing knowledgebase for answers, log support tickets and review current or search past cases for answers. Clients who have an Autodesk Subscription through IMAGINiT can see details of their subscription data and manage it accordingly.


IMAGINiT’s 16 powerful software utilities that enhance the user’s abilities when working with Autodesk software are available free for IMAGINiT’s Autodesk Subscription clients. Utilities include IMAGINiT Utilities for Autodesk Revit software, IMAGINiT AutoOffset and more.


Powered by ASCENT, an Autodesk Official Training Guide provider, the robust eLearning component offers a number of user quizzes, assessments and educational curricula including more than 750 instructional videos.


Designed specifically to maximise engagement, members are encouraged to interact with fellow members and IMAGINiT experts through discussion forums, blogs, polls and more.

ProductivityNOW Fast Facts:
  • 750 instructional videos embedded in the eLearning curriculum
  • 566 support knowledge cases that clients can search to solve problems
  • 245 video tips, tricks, webcasts and eSeminars
  • 91 eCourses available across all verticals for multiple release years
  • 93 whitepapers
  • 32 eCourses on Autodesk 2012 products
  • 9 eCourses on Autodesk 2013 products
  • 16 utilities from IMAGINiT’s software development team
  • 5 IMAGINiT and ASCENT blogs