PITTSBURGH â Nov. 7, 2002 â Ansoft Corporation (NASDAQ: ANST) today announced the release of SIMPLORER 6.0, simulation software designed for the digital prototyping of multi-technology systems used in the automotive, aerospace, and power-electronics industries.
âSIMPLORERâs capabilities, features, and quality of support meet all our goals and fit well with our simulation vision and strategy,â said Ron M. Wadood, Lead Engineer, Core Methods and Tools, at DaimlerChrysler. âThe new version will help us to streamline and accelerate the electrical design process for conventional and electric/hybrid-electric vehicles.â
SIMPLORER 6.0, an easy-to-use software environment built on a powerful co-simulation technology, enables engineers to accurately model systems comprised of analog, digital, mixed-signal electronics, mechanics, hydraulics, controls, and other technologies without having to choose between proprietary modeling languages. SIMPLORER allows all of these technologies to operate simultaneously, delivering unprecedented power and flexibility for simulating complex multi-technology systems.
âSimplorer 6.0 enables close collaboration between suppliers and OEMs, essential for concurrent design of complex systems, while protecting proprietary technologies,â said Uwe Knorr, Product Marketing Director for SIMPLORER. âAnsoftâs automotive solutions strategy has been validated by the recent adoption of our products at General Motors, Chrysler, BMW, and Ford.â
SIMPLORER 6.0âs new features include:
To learn more about SIMPLORER 6.0, go to www.ansoft.com/news/ articles/Simplorer_6_Review.pdf. For general information about SIMPLORER, visit www.ansoft.com/products/em/simplorer.
Ansoft is a leading developer of high-performance electronic design automation (EDA) software. Engineers use Ansoft software to design state-of-the-art electronic products, such as cellular phones, Internet-access devices, broadband networking components and systems, integrated circuits (ICs), printed circuit boards (PCBs), automotive electronic systems, power electronics, and fuel-cell technology. Ansoft markets its products worldwide through its own direct sales force and has comprehensive customer-support and training offices throughout North America, Asia, and Europe. For more information, please visit www.ansoft.com.