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Easy-to-use software tools that addresses all aspects of the product development process – 3D design, simulation, manufacturing, data management and more. Download one of our free solutions to get started today.

Solid Edge

Take your product development to the next level with Solid Edge, a portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use software tools that address all aspects of the product development process. Find out how Solid Edge drives unparalleled design productivity and engineering creativity, utilizing synchronous technology to deliver the speed and flexibility of direct modeling with the control of parametric design.

Simcenter FLOEFD for Solid Edge

Simcenter FLOEFD for Solid Edge supports flow simulation with an embedded CFD simulation tool for easy, fast and accurate fluid flow and heat transfer analysis. Fully embedded in Solid Edge, FLOEFD enables design engineers to frontload CFD, or move simulation early into the design process where it can help examine trends and eliminate less desirable design options.

Simcenter Femap

Simcenter Femap is an advanced engineering simulation application for creating, editing and importing/re-using mesh-centric finite element analysis models of complex products or systems. You can use Simcenter Femap to model components, assemblies or systems and to determine the behavioural response for a given operating environment.

Solid Edge 2D Drafting

Whether you need to use 2D CAD software across your company or for a specific 2D design process, Solid Edge 2D Drafting provides production-proven 2D drafting software for free. With a familiar user interface, easy-to-use tools that comply with the most popular drafting standard capabilities to simplify your experience, Solid Edge 2D Drafting has everything you need to quickly and easily create 2D documentation.

Solid Edge Student Edition

Engineering is an exciting, challenging and rewarding discipline that offers opportunities in a diverse range of careers. You can build the skills you need with Solid Edge Student Edition software—a free version of the same easy-to-use software suite used by professionals. Learning Solid Edge as part of your education prepares you to enter the workforce and helps you stand out in today’s highly competitive economy.

Solid Edge Teacher Edition

Prepare students—from elementary school through high school—for careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) with a free campus-wide license to Solid Edge Teacher Edition. Combined with access to our best-in-class curriculum resources, you have everything you need to engage your class, homeschool group or club in STEM learning.

Solid Edge for Startups

Getting a startup off the ground is no easy endeavor. Office space, supplies, employee salaries and overhead are all vying for a piece of a lean budget. We believe your CAD software should be a solution, not a problem. If you’re an early stage startup in business for less than three years, you can now apply to get Solid Edge for free.

Solid Edge Free Viewer

The free Solid Edge Viewer allows you to interactively view Solid Edge 3D models and drawings. Rotate, pan, and zoom 3D CAD models, and save images and email them as needed to provide an efficient collaborative process among your team, your customers, and your suppliers. The Solid Edge Viewer is easy to download and install, and allows you to open and view Solid Edge assembly, part, sheet metal and draft files, as well as 2D files including AutoCAD DXF and DWG files.

Simcenter FLOEFD for Solid Edge Student Edition

Simcenter FLOEFD for Solid Edge is the only computational fluid dynamics (CFD) analysis tool that is fully embedded in Solid Edge. Immediately prepare and analyse CAD models by using native Solid Edge CAD data.

Simcenter FLOEFD for Solid Edge Virtual Lab

Unleash the power of fluid flow and thermal simulation on your Solid Edge design to quickly evaluate options, optimize performance and increase reliability on a virtual PC. Includes 20 comprehensive tutorial problems such as pressure loss, heat transfer, mesh optimization, among many others.