From post-processing and visualization to simulation result exploration

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We all know post-processing, because it is part of CAE.All text books teach you how important the post-processing is. For most Generation Y engineers, post-processing (and maybe even the whole CAE) almost equals to visualization as discussed in this post.Yes, post-processing is important: it gives you the chance to justify your one-month (or one-day, or one-week, or ...

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 ...

CAE in the Cloud, Is It Just Hot Air?

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Cloud computing now is one of the fastest growing sectors in IT industry. How this will affect CAE industry?Actually, cloud computing is not new for CAE industry, especially for CFD users. 15 or 20 years ago, when you accessed supercomputers in the computing center from home or office through dial-up modems (do you what is ...

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. ...