ConnectPress ConnectPress 2008 Workstations Roundup
By Lauren Browne and Cynthea Kinnaman -
ConnectPress Editors
October 2008

"The CAD industry represents a large percentage of the people who purchase graphics cards, second only to those in the gaming industry. The gaming industry is at the forefront of increasing the demand for blisteringly fast cards, pushing the envelope for other industries dependent upon high-end graphics."

"For laptops, [Matrox Graphics] offers their Graphics eXpansion Modules (GXM) 'that provide the ability to connect 2 or 3 external monitors to a laptop. Matrox GXMs—namely the DualHead2Go and TripleHead2Go product lines—harness the power of a graphics processing unit (GPU) inside a laptop or PC enabling CAD professionals to run CAD applications on up to three external monitors—with full hardware acceleration on each display,' said Stewart."

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