Issue No.05 - August (1983 vol.3)
Joe Schallan , Contributing Editor
Solid modeling on an IBM PC? One exhibitor at NCGA '83?the National Computer Graphics Association's Fourth Annual Conference and Exposition held June 26-30 in Chicago?claimed such capability, while several other vendors demonstrated more conventional 2-D drafting capabilities on the PC. At each summer's round of graphics conferences, certain developments mark the latest direction of the industry. This year, the IBM PC-based systems indicate that graphics manufacturers are turning to a mostly untapped market?low-end CAD.
Joe Schallan, "VLSI and New Markets Drive CG Developments", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.3, no. 5, pp. 61-63, August 1983, doi:10.1109/MCG.1983.263220