Exactal releases CostX 2.60

Exactal is pleased to announce the release of version 2.60 of CostX.

This release follows on from the release of 2.50 in July which introduced a new database structure and networking to the CostX® product.

The new releases contains many significant improvements over 2.50 including:

  • Significant speed improvements with loading buildings, updating dimension groups and recalculating workbooks
  • Support for DWF files exported from Revit 9.1
  • Increased CostX® Server stability under heavy loads
  • New EXF (Exactal Exchange File) format to replace VXF files. EXF files are about 10% of the size of VXF files and can also contain the drawing files
  • New EXF file format can be password protected for security
  • Additional user permissions supported with CostX® Server
  • Automatic backup facility for CostX® Server
  • Enhancements to workbook sorting to include breakdown from rate library
  • New reporting keywords

Existing customers with maintenance agreements are welcome to download and upgrade to CostX® 2.60 for free at http://techweb.exactal.com/downloads/CostX/