ADINA R&D,Inc. that develops the entire ADINA program system was founded in 1986. The ADINA System offers a one-system program for comprehensive analyses of structures, fluids, and fluid flows with structural interactions.
ADINA R&D,Inc. and BETA CAE Systems co-operate in order to meet common customers requirements for ADINA Structural pre- and post-processing solutions.
BETA CAE Systems and Altair Engineering, Inc continue working in consent so that ANSA & µETA package is a high quality and efficiency pre- & post- processing solution for RADIOSS - Finite Element Solver, as it is for numerous other solver codes.
Altair empowers client innovation and decision-making through technology that optimizes the analysis, management and visualization of business and engineering information.
RADIOSS - Finite Element Solver is a component of Altair's Hyperworks products suite, that is an enterprise simulation solution for rapid design exploration and decision-making.
BETA CAE Systems is a member of ANSYS Enhanced Solution Partner (ESP) program. This long lasting co-operation with ANSYS, Inc. and its subsidiaries worldwide, targets to the development of high quality pre- and post-processing solutions for its products: ANSYS®Structural, ANSYS® CFX® and FLUENT®.
ANSYS, Inc., founded in 1970, develops and globally markets engineering simulation software and technologies widely used by engineers and designers across a broad spectrum of industries. The Company focuses on the development of open and flexible solutions that enable users to analyze designs directly on the desktop, providing a common platform for fast, efficient and cost-conscious product development, from design concept to final-stage testing and validation.
BETA CAE Systems is a member of the Autodesk ADN (Autodesk Deleoper Network). The purpose of this is to enable BETA CAE Systems to deliver high level modelling for Autodesk® Simulation Moldflow® plastic injection molding simulation software.
AVEVA is a leader in engineering design and information management solutions for the Plant, Power and Marine industries. For more than 45 years it has delivered business-critical software solutions to owner operators, engineering contractors and shipbuilders around the world.
BETA CAE Systems is pleased to work with AVEVA for the establishment of improved product-development processes in the Shipbuilding and Offshore industries, by combining AVEVA Marine and the ANSA / µETA suite.
BETA CAE Systems in co-operation with CFturbo Software & Engineering GmbH brings the full power of ANSA pre-processing to CFturbo® users.
CFturbo Software & Engineering GmbH is an Engineering Company offering CAE services and software development focusing on fluid dynamics/turbomachinery. It develops CFturbo® which is an affordable, high-quality, user-friendly turbomachinery design software package.
Concurrent Analysis Corporation (CAC) develops general purpose finite element analysis software products to perform stress and heat transfer analysis. Its products in the CAEFEM & Lumino suite of simulation tools are highly regarded.It is an invaluable tool in the digital prototyping of today's products.
BETA CAE Systems co-operates with Concurrent Analysis Corporation to assure flowless modeling and results processing for CAEFEM.
CONTACT Software and BETA CAE Systems have launched a development partnership to incorporate the field of product validation into Product Lifecycle Management (PLM). This will enable two renowned leading software manufacturers, in their relevant fields, to bundle their know-how: CONTACT in PLM and BETA in the field of simulation. The cooperation aims to close the gap which has previously existed between the worlds of CAD and analysis with an integrated range of solutions.
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CoreTech System Co., Ltd. (Moldex3D) was founded in 1995, it has provided the professional plastic injection molding CAE solution "Moldex3D" series for the plastic injection molding industry. Moldex3D provides in-depth simulation of a wide application range of injection molding processes to optimize product design and manufacturability, shorten time-to-market, and maximize product ROI. With the best-in-class advanced 3D solid analysis technology, Moldex3D has been adopted by many global companies and institutions.
BETA CAE Systems has the priviledge to have the co-operation of CoreTech System Co., Ltd. (Moldex3D) for enabling ANSA to deliver highquality models for Moldex3D.
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Read more: Overview of ANSA and Moldex3D Coupling
cosin scientific software was founded 2009 to advance the development and application of FTire, the leading higher-frequency tire model in the market.
cosin provides high-end simulation software for tire and vehicle dynamics and road modeling. The key product FTire has established its position as the leading tire model for vehicle comfort and NVH analysis over the last years.
Together with development partners, cosin offers full range support for tire data measurement, parameter identification and road surface measurement.
BETA CAE Systems is pleased to co-operate with cosin scientific software for the support of FTire tire models within ANSA KINETICS tool.
The FTire models are licensed and distributed by cosin scientific software
Read: KINETICS tool of ANSA for Multi Body Dynamics
Established in 1984, Software Cradle Co. Ltd. has been dedicated to providing a consistent service including CFD software development, sales, technical support, and education to our customers.
As a unique service, the company offers various types of products, holds regular workshops / seminars, and develops customized products corresponding to the individual needs of the customers. Beyond software products, Software Cradle also provides the whole solution to obtain effective and valuable simulation results for its customers.
BETA CAE Systems has the priviledge to have the co-operation of Software Cradle for building an interface of ANSA/µETA suite to SC/Tetra. On top of the SC/Tetra mesh generation, users may now take advantage of the full ANSA power for complete CFD pre-processing, from geometry handling, to surface & volume meshing and morphing. Moreover, the powerfull functionality of µETA is available in full range for the handling of SC/Tetra results.
ESTECO is a strategic supplier of integration, simulation and optimization technology as well as consulting services to engineers and researchers in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, petrochemical and life science industry. ESTECO is one of the front runners in multi-disciplinary and multi-objective design optimization technology, offering a world-class product: modeFRONTIER. modeFRONTIER is a multidisciplinary and multi-objective optimization and design environment, written to allow easy coupling to almost any computer aided engineering (CAE) tool whether commercial or in-house.
In co-operation with ESTECO, BETA CAE Systems offers solutions for the coupling of ANSA, modeFRONTIER and µETA into efficient optimization cycles.
modeFRONTIER - µETA Direct Node
modeFRONTIER - ANSA Direct Node
Multi-objective optimization with modeFRONTIER interfaces for ANSA and µETA Post
FE-DESIGN GmbH is a leading solution partner for engineering services and software products in the fields of simulation, automation and optimization. FE-DESIGN develops and distributes the structural optimization software TOSCA Structure with modules for topology, shape and bead optimization and TOSCA Fluid a modular built-on software system for a non-parametric topology optimization of guided fluid-flows.
BETA CAE Systems in co-operation with FE-DESIGN GmbH bring to the market the graphical user interface TOSCA ANSA environment for the optimization software TOSCA Structure.
The new TOSCA ANSA environment is a highly automated tool for the effective set-up of advanced optimization tasks for topology, shape and bead optimization scenarios with TOSCA Structure. It is based on the technology of the leading pre-processor ANSA and benefits from its functionality.
Combined together, TOSCA ANSA environment and TOSCA Structure 7.0, they compose a powerful optimization suite of high productivity. Due to the approved openness of ANSA and TOSCA this solution enables a seamless integration into existing simulation processes that ensures an effortless step towards optimization.
TOSCA ANSA environment is distributed worldwide by FE-DESIGN and its distribution channel.
The functionality of TOSCA ANSA environment is also an integral part of any standard ANSA license and is available for all ANSA users from version 13.0.1.
Press Release: TOSCA ANSA environment a new powerful graphical user interface for the leading optimization software TOSCA Structure.
Topology and Shape optimization within the ANSA-TOSCA Environment
The co-operation with Free Field Technologies S.A. not only enhances ANSA with ACTRAN format output but also powers ACTRAN users with a highly automated procedure, comprised of ANSA functions, for the generation of high quality ACTRAN models.
Moreover, BETA CAE Systems enhances its deliverables to ACTRAN users with high-performance post-proceesing of ACTRAN results using µETA.
Free Field Technologies S.A. develops and supports the ACTRAN finite element software for acoustic modelling and provides a range of services in the field of acoustic design. Free Field Technologies is also involved in multiple research programs in acoustics, aero-acoustics, vibro-acoustics, high-performance computing etc.
Humanetics Innovative Solutions produces a wide variety of products including regulated and non-regulated crash test dummies, ranging in size from new-born infants to large adult human surrogates. Humanetics has developed a large suite of highly detailed and validated finite element crash dummy models to compliment physical product testing. These models are available in most commonly used crash codes: LS-DYNA, PAM-CRASH, RADIOSS and ABAQUS.
In April of 2010, Denton ATD and First Technology Safety Systems (FTSS) became subsidiaries of Humanetics Innovative Solutions.
BETA CAE Systems in a joined effort with Humanetics Innovative Solutions work for the flawless support of its finite element crash dummy models by ANSA/µETA pre- & post-processing suite.
BETA CAE Systems , with the co-operation of INTES Ingenieurgesellschaft für technische Software mbH, powers ANSA with numerous pre-processing features that support modeling for PERMAS. It also powers µETA with the inclusion of PERMAS results into the suite of supported results formats.
INTES provides high level finite element technology for a broad application spectrum. The business activities include the development of PERMAS that is an advanced Finite Element Software System offering a complete range of physical models at the highest possible performance, quality and reliability. Solutions for statics, dynamics, heat transfer, fluid-structure acoustics and optimization are available on many different hardware platforms.
Livermore Software Technology Corporation (LSTC), founded in 1987, develops LS-DYNA®, LS-PrePost®, and LS-OPT® for use in various industries, including Automobile Design, Aerospace, Manufacturing and Bioengineering. LS-DYNA® is a general-purpose transient dynamic finite element program capable of simulating complex real world problems. Its is focused on one code methodology that includes Implicit, Explicit, SMP and MPP solvers.
BETA CAE Systems enjoys the cooperation and support of LSTC for the development of state-of-the-art pre- and post-processing solutions for LSTC's LS-DYNA®.
One of the recent fruits of this co-operation was the direct coupling of LS-OPT® with ANSA/µETA pre- & post-processing suite.
Read: "Coupling ANSA to LS-OPT for optimization applications"
As as result of the development partnership with Magna Powertrain, dated back in year 2006, BETA CAE Systems included the support of Magna's FEMFAT in its efficient pre- and post-processing tools within ANSA & µETA package.
Magna Powertrain is a premier supplier for the global automotive industry with full capabilities in powertrain design, development, testing and manufacturing. Magna's FEMFAT (Finite Element Method / FATigue) software performs fatigue analyses in combination with widely used finite element programs.
Matereality® Software for Materials gives manufacturing enterprises the means to build a centralized, secure materials knowledge core to store properties, CAE material files, and material information on any material. The web-based software allows users to work with material data for material database creation, management, data analytics, and CAE material parameter conversion. The company also operates private and public material databases on the cloud for all budgets and company sizes: a Personal Database for the single user, a Workgroup Database for small groups, and enterprise-scale Material Data Servers.
Matereality is an affiliate of DatapointLabs Technical Center for Materials, which provides accurate material testing, material parameter conversion, and model validation services for CAE, allowing companies to populate their databases with high-quality, application-ready data for design and new product development. Together, the companies provide a comprehensive resource to strengthen the materials knowledge core of manufacturing enterprises.
The co-operation with Metacomp Technologies allows CFD++ users to exploit the sophisticated CFD pre-processing features of ANSA through an ANSA to CFD++ interface and the high performance post-processing features of µΕΤΑ for CFD++ results.
Metacomp Technologies is at the forefront of cutting edge technology in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Computational Aero-Acoustics, Mesh Generation and Electrostatic Paint Deposition, with its products in widespread global use. CFD++ is based on unified grid, unified physics and unified computing methodology in an advanced numerical discretization and solution framework.
MSC Software Corporation is a leading global provider of simulation solutions that enable radical improvement in the time and costs associated with designing and testing manufactured products. MSC Software’s engineering simulation technology is used by leading manufacturers for linear and nonlinear finite element analysis (FEA), acoustics, CFD, multi-physics, optimization, fatigue and durability, multi-body dynamics, and control systems simulation. The company’s products accurately and reliably predict how products will behave in the real world to help engineers design more innovative products - quickly and cost effectively.
BETA CAE Systems has a long standing technology partnership with MSC Software, assuring the best level and quality of interfacing between the products of the two companies.
The MSC. Software Corporation logo and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of MSC. Software Corporation and/or its subsidiaries.
NDAR provides software and services to the yacht, workboat, ship, Navy and offshore industries, since 1988. A team of Naval Architects, NDAR's expertise ranges from FE and seakeeping to shipyard organization and production technology.
The software offer includes a number of tightly interfaced / integrated products. Our customer base spans from one-man offices to very large shipyards, testimony to the flexibility, scalability and power of the software program library and services provided by NDAR.
NDAR works in very close cooperation with symbiotic partners, such as BETA CAE Systems, whose ANSA software is key to the integration of MAESTRO with SSI's ShipConstructor, SENER's Foran, etc.
In co-operation with Noesis Solutions, BETA CAE Systems offers solutions for the coupling of ANSA, OPTIMUS and µETA into efficient optimization cycles.
Noesis Solutions is a software provider for the Process Integration and Multi-Disciplinary Design Optimization (PIDO) market. NOESIS' OPTIMUS is a multi-disciplinary program that leverages your current CAD/CAE systems. OPTIMUS automates simulation tasks across multiple engineering disciplines and helps explore the design space using Design of Experiments (DOE) and Response Surface Modeling (RSM) techniques.
P+Z Engineering GmbH is a leading supplier of software and CAE services. With 250 engineers in the Technical Calculation & Simulation Department we are one of the largest German companies in this field. With products such as THESEUS-FE we are following our strategy of turning our effort into added value for customers. THESEUS-FE is a professional software tool developed at P+Z Engineering GmbH for steady-state and fully transient thermal management applications. It is designed for the use in automotive, transportation, and aerospace industry but is also applicable in other markets.
BETA CAE Systems is happy to have the co-operation of P+Z in order to deliver to THESEUS-FE users advanced features from within the ANSA/µETA suite.
Red Cedar Technology helps companies discover better designs, faster. Red Cedar software and services assist our clients in producing innovative solutions, reducing product development time and risks, and meeting or exceeding customer expectations. Product teams worldwide use their expertise to design safer cars, engineer life-saving biomedical devices, and develop innovative structures for air travel and space exploration, among other groundbreaking applications.
Red Cedar, in co-operation with BETA CAE Systems, offers automated design optimization process by combining ANSA & µETA with HEEDS® MDO.
Safe Technology is a technical leader in the design and development of fatigue analysis software, specialising in fatigue from FEA. Safe Technology is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of durability analysis software to bring to the market new capabilities and levels of accuracy for both routine and sophisticated applications.
BETA CAE Systems , with the co-operation of Safe Technology develops modeling solutions for Verity® in fe-safe.
Read: Integrated Verity® weld definition tool for ANSA users
SENER Ingeniería y Sistemas S.A. is a privately-owned multi-branch engineering and consultancy company. Set up in 1956 as a firm of naval architects, the Company has diversified its activities to become one of the leading European companies in the fields of aerospace, infrastructures and transport, power and process and marine.
For more than 50 years, SENER has provided professional services to a wide range of ship builders, designers, owners and operators, as well as national and international bodies in the marine field. The Company has never abandoned its original marine vocation, and it is in this area that it has made its most internationally acclaimed contribution: the FORAN System, a worldwide reference program for computer design and marine construction.
BETA CAE Systems and SENER co-operate in order to enable smooth simulation processes using ANSA/µETA and FORAN System.
Read: Normal Modes analysis of a ship’s substructure - from FORAN CAD data to results using ANSA, Nastran and μETA
"Big-data" and "numerical simulation results" are the major focal points for SIDACT’s scientific research, development and distribution of applications.
In particular, SIDACT GmbH (Simulation Data Analysis and Compression Technologies) concentrates on compressing numerical simulation results for improved usability and using advanced math for the analysis of such results for new and enhanced insights. Beginning of 2013 SIDACT took over from the Fraunhofer Institute SCAI the development, support and distribution of FEMZIP.
FEMZIP is a software tool for compression of Crash, Structural Analysis, and CFD simulation results by a factor of 10. SIDACT's FEMUNZIPLIB is integrated into µETA post-processor. FEMUNZIPLIB enables the seamless de-compression of FEMZIP compressed simulation results files as part of µETA reading processes.
The cooperation with Siemens PLM Software delivers to the Industry highly efficient solutions for interfacing Teamcenter® software and ANSA CAE pre-processor, scaling up the benefits of simulation data management.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with 5.5 million licensed seats and 51,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Softwares open enterprise solutions enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate through Global Innovation Networks to deliver world-class products and services.
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Also read: Integration of Teamcenter Simulation Process Management with ANSA
This cooperation is one of the enablers for the high quality of pre- & post-processing solutions for Abaqus/Standard and Abaqus/Explicit offered by BETA CAE Systems.
The coupling of ANSA and µETA with Isight into efficient optimization cycles is another successful solution deriving from this cooperation.
A tighter integration of ANSA into Isight optimization cycles can be achieved with the ANSA component, an add-on to Isight, available by SIMULIA.
For more information: components.simulia.com
SIMULIA is the Dassault Systèmes brand that delivers a scalable portfolio of Realistic Simulation solutions including the Abaqus product suite for Unified Finite Element Analysis, multiphysics solutions for insight into challenging engineering problems, and lifecycle management solutions for managing simulation data, processes, and intellectual property. By building on established technology, respected quality, and superior customer service, SIMULIA makes realistic simulation an integral business practice that improves product performance, reduces physical prototypes, and drives innovation. Headquartered in Providence, RI, USA, with R&D centers in Providence and in Suresnes, France, SIMULIA provides sales, services, and support through a global network of regional offices and distributors.
SpaceClaim, the leading provider of 3D Direct Modeling software, develops the best direct modeling solution for engineering and manufacturing. SpaceClaim’s acclaimed software is easy to learn and use and is completely CAD-neutral. It enables engineers and other manufacturing professionals to rapidly create new designs or manipulate and edit existing 2D and 3D geometry, without the complexity of traditional CAD.
BETA CAE Systems in co-operation with SpaceClaim offer a direct integration of SpaceClaim Engineer and ANSA, available in ANSA v14.0 and on.
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Read the technical white paper: "ANSA and SpaceClaim interaction for upfront changes in CAE"
ThermoAnalytics, Inc. is a leading developer of thermal, fluid-flow, and infrared modeling software. ThermoAnalytics software is used throughout a wide range of industries, including defense, automotive, aerospace, architecture, electronics, and manufacturing.
ThermoAnalytics and BETA CAE Systems work closely in order to deliver high quality support of TAITherm (formerly marketed as RadTherm) and MuSES® from ANSA/µETA suite.
Read: RadTherm case setup in ANSA
VISTAGY, Inc. is a leading global provider of engineering software and consulting services that optimize product development processes by enhancing the functionality of commercial 3D CAD systems. The company's customers include over 200 of the world's leading manufacturers in the aerospace, automotive, transportation interiors and wind energy industries.
BETA CAE Systems and VISTAGY work closely for interfacing VISTAGY's FiberSIM® composites engineering software and ANSA.
Read more: The FiberSIM® Analysis Interface™ for ANSA
Wolf Star Technologies offers consulting services with the committed to helping clients and customers realize their product development goals by leveraging FEA tools to work with test data. Understanding the challenges of Product Development and the pitfalls of structural and dynamic issues that plague every Product Development project, Wolf Star Technologies brings to the table solutions that address the fundamental question of how an engineer / analyst should work with their FEA tools. The products True-Load™, True-QSE™, and True-LDE™ bring understanding to dynamic loading of structures and how to extract decision ready data from FEA models.
BETA CAE Systems suite is now included in the supported platforms for True-Load™ and True-QSE™. In this way, engineers are provided with additional tools for fast development of load cases for their FEA models that match strain values, and better understanding of the time varying nature of the responses to know loading histories.
Read the technical white paper: "The True-LoadTM process and μETA Software"