As mentioned a few days ago, Autodesk abandon the sale of perpetual licenses in the next 12-24 months to activate only the rent of their products (already started a year ago with the suspension of the ability to purchase software upgrades for owners of perpetual licenses earlier versions of Autodesk software)
 
Andrew Anagnost (Senior Vice President and Industry Strategy & Marketing) determines the strategy stating that there are in circulation of 2.9 million users working with software is not updated, and that fact is not good for society. So this change of business, according to Anagnost, it is the right thing to do both for the growth of the company but also to improve the work of our customers.
 
For more info:
 
http://media.corpora...sinessModel.pdf
http://investors.aut...1&p=irol-irhome