Tracer IFC (Beta) – Connecting IFC data with Power BI with 3D Model Visualization

This tutorial reviews how to use the new Tracer IFC export tool which converts IFC files to SQLite databases that can connect to Power BI and used with the Tracer 3D Power BI visual. Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) are an open model data format supporting Building Information Models. IFC files can be produced using popular BIM authoring applications including Revit, ArchiCAD, Tekla, Vectorworks, Microstation, and more!

– Learn how to select IFC files and object categories
– Learn how to export and IFC file to a SQLite database file
– Learn how to use a Tracer Power BI template to connect to the database

Tracer IFC is currently in BETA!
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