December 1, 2014 | The energy management solutions provider Panoramic Power announced that it will collaborate with Autodesk on a joint product. Autodesk is the producer of 3D design and simulation software, and together the companies will combine Autodesk’s cloud-based Building Information Modeling (BIM) portfolio and Panoramic’s device-level energy platform. In addition, Autodesk will invest $7 million in Panoramic along with existing investors. “Through our collaboration with Autodesk, we will deliver solutions that define a new way of proactively managing facility operations,” said Yaniv Vardi, CEO at Panoramic Power. Panoramic Power was founded in 2009 by Chairman David Almagor and COO/CTO Adi Shamir.