MicroStation product family is developed and sold by Bentley Systems, Inc., a leading corporation in the fields of professional CAD systems and services. Their products are based on the experience of more than 250 000 engineers and 600 developers worldwide, from various fields. Since it's start in 1984, Bentley became one of the fastest growing software developing company. Bentley opened it's Hungarian agency in 1997 in Budapest.
The australian company has been founded by programmer Bruce Robert Dell with the goal of revolutionising 3D data display. The search algorithm he used – similar to the way that Google can instantly search the vast amounts of data on the internet – enables an average computer to display tens of gigabytes of point cloud data, navigate in it and make measurements.
Florida based Certainty 3D has been established by experts in the field of 3D survey and evaluation with decades of experiance. The fast, flexible and innovative company quickly became one of the leading companies in the field with their exceptionally effective point cloud evaluation software TopoDOT.
Terrasolid Ltd. developes user-friendly and effective 3D applications for surveying and infrastructural planning since 1989. Numerous applications are available for terrain modeling, road and utility planning and landscaping. This product family includes tools for special tasks like postprocessing of LiDAR data and photography, and processing data acquired from boreholes. Reading and transferring digital data between surveying and design steps is ensured by efficient and cost-saving tools. Terra applications can be integrated with each other, and/or with appropriate Bentley products, like MicroStation V8, Bentley Map, Bentley Map PowerView and PowerCivil.