The best 3 answers to “Why is visulization important for CFD?”

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Last year, FieldView jumped into Altair's bed, and now got a baby named AcuFieldView in the latest AcuSolve package. Recently, FLOW 3D was married happily with EnSight (CEI), and will get EnSight 10 integrated into FLOW 3D in a few months (this fall).It seems most CFD software vendors now are aware of the importance of  post-processing capabilities. ...

Ease of use, why is it important for CAE software?

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If you happened to touch a real punch card in your university time, you probably will be surprised to find out most CAE software companies are touting "easy of use" for their software.CAE software is still not a mass product for the time being. The required knowledge and input from the user makes it almost ...

Partnership in CAE Industry

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Like in any other industries, partnership is not new among CAE players, big or small. Technical partnership usually creates a win-win situation; at least,  this is the major intention of forming the partnership.The two parties involved usually are not balanced: a big shark in the CAE or PLM market, and an almost unheard (for the ...

Bet on ecosystem or on disciplines?

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The demand for simulation is growing in almost all industries and in all regions. This generates sufficient momentum for the organic growth in CAE industry. Even during the last global recession (2008-2009), most CAE companies reported about two-digit increase in CAE software business.How to ride this wave to get larger market share? Major CAE software ...

The Big 6 in CAD/CAE/PLM software industry (2011)

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According to the Global Software Top 100 (2011 edition), 6 CAD/CAE/PLM software companies are among the the top 100. They are: Dassault Systèmes, Autodesk, PTC, Siemens (UGS),  Mentor Graphics   and ANSYS. Dassault  and Siemens have the most complete ecosystem: CAD-CAM-CAE-PLM.  Autodesk and PTC reply more on CAD. While Mentor Graphics has limited presence beyond  in electronics industry. ...

CAEWatch, WTF?

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CAE Watch is the information hub for CAE professionals. From respected industry experts of finite element analysis (FEA), computational fluid dynamics (CFD), product lifecycle  management (PLM), we will bring you the in-depth analysis on the computer aided engineering (CAE) industry.We are frustrated with the numerous CAD/CAM/CAE/PLM/PDM magazines, which have articles similar to marketing materials: ...