SpaceClaim and ANSYS announced that they have extended their license and distribution agreement originally signed in 2009. SpaceClaim will now be bundled with a variety of existing ANSYS offerings, including ANSYS DesignSpace, ANSYS Mechanical PrepPost, and ANSYS CFD PrepPost.
“Ease-of-use and the ability to quickly analyze many different design variations are crucial for a company to be confident that its products will be successful in the real world,” said Barry Christenson, director of product management at ANSYS. “Our customers enjoy the streamlined workflow efficiencies from ANSYS SpaceClaim Direct Modeler and we look forward to working more closely with SpaceClaim in the future.”
“We have been extremely pleased with how our partnership with ANSYS has developed,” said Rich Moore, SpaceClaim vice president of business development. “Our business relationship is very strong, and we continue to be amazed at what our mutual customers are able to accomplish. We welcome this opportunity to expand our relationship with ANSYS and make SpaceClaim more available to its global customer base.”
Sources: Press materials received from the company and additional information gleaned from the company’s website.