ArchiCAD is a complete design suite with 2D and 3D drafting, visualization and other functions for architects, designers and planners. A wide range of software applications are integrated in ArchiCAD to cover most of the design needs of an architectural office.
2D CAD software drawing tools for creating accurate and detailed technical drawings.
3D Modeling software a 3D CAD interface specially developed for architects capable of creating various kind of building forms.
Architectural rendering and Visualization software a high performance rendering tool to produce photo-realistic pictures or videos
Desktop publishing software with similar features to mainstream DTP software to compose printed materials using technical drawings pixel-based images and texts
Document management tool a central data storage server with remote access, versioning tool with backup and restore features
Building Information Modeling software not just a collection of the above-mentioned applications with an integrated user interface but a novel approach to building design called BIM