New version of Ansys software released

ansys 17Ansys software has launched the 17th version of its popular design application for engineers.

The company says, “Engineers across disciplines – from structures to fluids to electromagnetics to systems – will realize step-change improvements in the way they develop products using the newly released Ansys 17.0”.

Ansys adds that this next generation of the engineering simulation solution “sets the scene for the next quantum leaps in product development, enabling unprecedented advancements across an array of industry initiatives from smart devices to autonomous vehicles to more energy-efficient machines”.

The company says Ansys 17 is the most feature-rich release in the company’s 45-year history, and delivers “ten times” improvements to product development productivity, insight and performance.

“Companies are under relentless pressure to create top-line growth and increase savings,” said Jim Cashman, president and CEO of Ansys.

“Innovation, time to market, operational efficiency and product quality are key factors that contribute to this business success. Ansys is focused on helping customers improve their critical business metrics and leapfrog the competition by improving their product development process through engineering simulation.

“When we set out to develop the next release of our simulation platform, we challenged ourselves to improve our customers’ product development process by a full order of magnitude, or 10x.”

“Hyperloop Technology is accomplishing safe and reliable ground transportation at close to the speed of sound,” said Josh Giegel, vice president of design and analysis, Hyperloop Technologies.

“ANSYS 17.0 technology offers deeper insight into our designs and enables us to make the necessary improvement to our development process, which in turn will help us realize the Hyperloop concept.”