Future Trends in Web-Based CAD Applications: What to Expect in the Next Five Years

The landscape of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) has undergone a significant transformation over the past few decades. From the early days of desktop-based CAD software to the modern era of cloud-based and web-based solutions. This transformation reflects the industry’s drive for more efficient and accessible design tools. Recent market research indicates that the CAD and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software market, valued at USD 14.51 billion in 2022, is expected to grow to USD 15.47 billion in 2023 and reach USD 26.37 billion by 2030, with a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 7.9% during the forecast period. In this blog post, we will explore the key trends that are expected to shape the future of web-based CAD, providing a glimpse into what designers, engineers, and businesses can anticipate.