Simio Alternatives

Simio

Facility design simulation & production scheduling

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How do Simio alternatives compare?

SIMUL8 and SimScale stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing Simio to its top 55 alternatives, Optessa has the highest rating, with Fulcrum as the runner-up, and Simio ranking 12th place. monday.com has the most reviews with a total of 2,211, while Simio has 102. Users say Optessa tops the list for value for money followed by Prodio, while Simio comes in 19th. Users also say Optessa and Ingrid Cloud are the easiest to use, while Simio takes 32nd place.


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Top 55 alternatives

SIMUL8

Business process modeling and simulation tool

Pricing

Starting from

$1995

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.5

What users say about SIMUL8's value for money

So far we have had a great experience with Simul8. In my opinion, this is definitely the best value for the money on the market.

KC

Kristoffer C.

Very easy to build any discrete process and writing logics is easy. Very less license cost and supports com interface.

IS

Ibrahim S.

Total

5

21

15

features in common

5

features in common

SIMUL8's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Real Time Data

  • Permission Management

  • Process Control

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Distribution Management

  • Data Replication

SimScale

Cloud-based CFD, FEA and thermal simulation via web browser.

Pricing

Value for money

4.5
4.5

What users say about SimScale's value for money

It is a great choice to start tackling CFD, it is quite good in pricing and capabilities for a CFD beginner or even for a medium-experienced one.

AJ

Alberto Jose M.

Cost effective, easy to use, quick, doesn't bog down my CPU.

GL

Greg L.

Total

1

7

15

features in common

1

features in common

SimScale's unique features

  • Projections

  • Project Templates

  • Chat

  • Data Visualization

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Graphical Planning

  • Data Replication

Optessa

Advanced Planning and Scheduling Solution

Features

Total

0

6

15

features in common

0

features in common

Optessa's unique features

  • Prioritizing

  • Planning Tools

  • Event Tracking

  • Multi-Location

Simio's unique features

  • Search Functionality

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

Qview

(0)

Cloud-based MRP software for small businesses and job shops

Features

Total

2

25

15

features in common

2

features in common

Qview's unique features

  • Order Processing

  • Order Entry

  • Production Tracking

  • Invoice Processing

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Graphical Planning

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

MESbox PMT

(0)

Web-based production management and traceability software

Features

Total

3

25

15

features in common

3

features in common

MESbox PMT's unique features

  • Order Tracking

  • Multi-Language

  • Production Tracking

  • Custom Charts

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Risk Analytics

  • Design Management

  • Search Functionality

Prodio

Production management software for small manufacturers

Features

Total

1

28

15

features in common

1

features in common

Prodio's unique features

  • Forecasting

  • Job Scheduling

  • Gantt Charts

  • Task Scheduling

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Data Replication

  • Graphical Planning

  • Design Management

Infor VISUAL

Enterprise resource planning platform

Pricing

Value for money

4.0

0.5

4.5

What users say about Infor VISUAL's value for money

Great software for manufcactureing companies operating in an actual cost environment.

DC

Douglas C.

Overall Visual is a great system and I believe for the cost it can't be beat in its market placement.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

2

24

15

features in common

2

features in common

Infor VISUAL's unique features

  • Lifecycle Management

  • Forecasting

  • Multi-Language

  • Compliance Management

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

MasterControl Manufacturing Excellence

SaaS manufacturing and production scheduling software

Features

Total

4

43

15

features in common

4

features in common

MasterControl Manufacturing Excellence's unique features

  • Change Management

  • Cost Tracking

  • Full Text Search

  • Forms Management

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Risk Analytics

  • Distribution Management

  • Dashboard Creation

M1

Manufacturing enterprise resource planning (ERP) software

Pricing

Value for money

3.2

1.3

4.5

What users say about M1's value for money

The low cost of overhead to run M1 is its best feature. It is very robust, and runs day after day with minimal support required.

JW

John W.

Due to the poor / complete lack or support and problems with the installation we are about to change to a new ERP system. This would be the worst investment my company has ever made.

GC

Glen C.

Total

4

61

15

features in common

4

features in common

M1's unique features

  • Data Filtering

  • ERP Integration

  • Quote Management

  • Labeling

Simio's unique features

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Risk Analytics

  • Data Replication

  • Customizable Reporting

Fulcrum

Cloud-based manufacturing ERP, MRP & MES solution

Features

Total

7

58

15

features in common

7

features in common

Fulcrum's unique features

  • Client Portal

  • Cost Tracking

  • Shipping Management

  • Job Costing

Simio's unique features

  • Graphical Planning

  • Distribution Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Design Management

MIE Trak Pro

ERP software for manufacturing businesses

Pricing

Starting from

$150

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.5

What users say about MIE Trak Pro's value for money

Evaluate cost of and ease of back-end support vs. initial cost of software to establish the true cost of ownership. Is it easy to find staff who know the software.

VJ

Vesa J. A.

Price, local support, good training, expandable, easy to amend errors, easy to automate routine work, able to easily search for invoicing and customer data.

MC

Mark C.

Total

3

74

15

features in common

3

features in common

MIE Trak Pro's unique features

  • Activity Dashboard

  • Benefits Management

  • Inventory Tracking

  • Archiving & Retention

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Distribution Management

  • Search Functionality

Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine)

ERP solution for discrete & process manufacturers

Pricing

Starting from

$150/month

Value for money

3.7

0.8

4.5

What users say about Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine)'s value for money

The Configure Price Quote tools are excellent. They provide all the functionality required for our customers to configure specific, unique products to their specifications.

SE

Scott E.

We are able to track financials, costs of manufacturing and purchasing, as well as keep track and do great reporting where necessary.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

3

38

15

features in common

3

features in common

Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine)'s unique features

  • Electronic Data Interchange

  • Purchase Order Management

  • Project Management

  • Collaboration Tools

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Risk Analytics

  • Design Management

  • Search Functionality

Prodsmart

The complete manufacturing suite for SMBs.

Pricing

Starting from

$600/month

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.5

What users say about Prodsmart's value for money

This gives me the ability to price with much more accuracy my products. The other great aspect of Prodsmart is the real-time management.

Roberto F.

We are very happy to work with Prodsmart. We already updated our subscription.

Davide Silva M.

Total

2

32

15

features in common

2

features in common

Prodsmart's unique features

  • File Management

  • Time Clock

  • Status Tracking

  • Real Time Data

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Graphical Planning

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

ProShop

ERP system integrated with MES, QMS & more for manufacturing

Pricing

Starting from

$500/month

Value for money

4.9

0.4

4.5

What users say about ProShop's value for money

We have a much better handle on the actual cost to produce our products, which among other things has made us more competitive.

DS

DEBBIE S.

We are much more confident when estimating cost and lead time, and watching the work move though the shop in real time ensures we stay on track.

Bryce F.

Total

3

53

15

features in common

3

features in common

ProShop's unique features

  • Corrective Actions

  • Supplier Management

  • HR Management

  • Time Clock Integration

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Distribution Management

  • Search Functionality

DELMIAworks

Integrated manufacturing ERP solution

Pricing

Value for money

3.8

0.7

4.5

What users say about DELMIAworks' value for money

I was leery about EDI, much to my delight integration is outstanding. Front loads are visible in the schedule right away, instead of 24 hours later saving us expedite costs.

CM

Carol M.

There's no time or money wasted on customization because you're not given the source code. In other words, it's basically off the shelf.

TL

Ted L.

Total

2

18

15

features in common

2

features in common

DELMIAworks' unique features

  • Process Control

  • Maintenance Scheduling

  • Monitoring

  • Estimating

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

E2 Shop System

Shop management for shops & made-to-order manufacturers

Pricing

Value for money

4.2

0.3

4.5

What users say about E2 Shop System's value for money

I love that we can collect real time information on the progress of a job, and when all is said and done, we know EXACTLY how much it cost us to produce a part.

MB

Monica B.

Due to the job and cost tracking capabilities of E2, we are able to stay on top of our prices that we charge our customers.

VP

Vickie P.

Total

0

26

15

features in common

0

features in common

E2 Shop System's unique features

  • Document Templates

  • Job Costing

  • Filtered Views

  • User Management

Simio's unique features

  • Search Functionality

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

Katana

Smart and Visual Manufacturing & Inventory Software

Pricing

Starting from

$99/month

Value for money

4.7

0.2

4.5

What users say about Katana's value for money

Support is responsive, although we didn't have much need for support thanks to a very thorough and detailed knowledge base. Reasonably priced compared to other inventory management systems.

ET

Elias T.

If you use Shopify, than you can easily integrate and sync with Katana. As a very valuable side-effect we got a MUCH better understanding of the overall production activities and their cost.

TS

Tommy S.

Total

2

36

15

features in common

2

features in common

Katana's unique features

  • Inventory Optimization

  • Production Tracking

  • Inventory Tracking

  • Projections

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Graphical Planning

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

NetSuite

The World’s Leading, Most Deployed Cloud ERP Solution

Pricing

Starting from

$499/month

Value for money

3.7

0.8

4.5

What users say about NetSuite's value for money

A long learning curve, but very happy with the outcome. You will be investing a lot of time and money to get this rolling, so you need to think about being in it for the long haul.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Since it is so customization it is a little more difficult to learn. It is a bit costly and you pay per seat so if you need to have 1 person have multiple seats then it could get a little more costly.

CC

Crystal C.

Total

3

65

15

features in common

3

features in common

NetSuite's unique features

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Planning Tools

  • Vacation Tracking

  • ERP Integration

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Search Functionality

monday.com

Project Management Made Easy

Pricing

Starting from

$39/month

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.5

What users say about monday.com's value for money

It had a fairly clean and organized design. It was easy to use and the price was good for what we needed.

GR

Greg R.

I tried out Monday.com because I saw ads for it on the subway. It has a lot of great functionality for scheduling and project manager, but the cost is out of our reach at this point.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

7

133

15

features in common

7

features in common

monday.com's unique features

  • Forms Management

  • Asset Management

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Email Alerts

Simio's unique features

  • Graphical Planning

  • Distribution Management

  • Risk Analytics

  • Design Management

Odoo

Full Suite of Integrated Business Apps

Pricing

Starting from

$20/month

Value for money

4.1

0.4

4.5

What users say about Odoo's value for money

It has a very large community of users and with the best support for this type of applications. It has the best prices in the market and even has a free version for small businesses.

Jaimel R.

Relatively inexpensive to use compared to products in its category. Studio app in the very friendly to make many changes required during implementation.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

6

263

15

features in common

6

features in common

Odoo's unique features

  • Document Generation

  • Employee Database

  • Applications Management

  • Real Time Analytics

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Scenario Planning

  • Distribution Management

  • Data Replication

QT9 ERP

Windows-based enterprise resource planning software

Features

Total

2

58

15

features in common

2

features in common

QT9 ERP's unique features

  • Collections Management

  • Recurring Billing

  • Gantt Charts

  • Sales Forecasting

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Design Management

  • Scenario Planning

Mapex

(0)

Manufacturing execution and production scheduling software

Features

Total

3

30

15

features in common

3

features in common

Mapex's unique features

  • Document Management

  • Data Visualization

  • Work Order Management

  • Traceability

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

CAESES

CAD solution for automated shape optimization

Features

Total

4

25

15

features in common

4

features in common

CAESES's unique features

  • Data Storage Management

  • File Transfer

  • Email Notifications

  • Instant Messaging

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Risk Analytics

  • Distribution Management

  • Dashboard Creation

CONSELF

Web-based CFD and FEA simulation tool

Features

Total

0

6

15

features in common

0

features in common

CONSELF's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Data Import/Export

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Data Import

Simio's unique features

  • Search Functionality

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

Seebo

Predict and prevent losses in production yield and quality.

Features

Total

1

16

15

features in common

1

features in common

Seebo's unique features

  • Real Time Analytics

  • Equipment Maintenance

  • Remote Monitoring

  • Monitoring

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Graphical Planning

  • Data Replication

VR-Design Studio

(0)

VR, simulation, and modeling software for urban planners

Features

Total

1

6

15

features in common

1

features in common

VR-Design Studio's unique features

  • Planning Tools

  • Real Time Data

  • Data Import/Export

  • Built-In Database

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Graphical Planning

  • Data Replication

PaleBlue

Cloud-based AR/VR and 3D simulators for training

Features

Total

0

29

15

features in common

0

features in common

PaleBlue's unique features

  • Work Order Management

  • Compliance Management

  • Inspection Management

  • Employee Database

Simio's unique features

  • Search Functionality

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

solidThinking Evolve

3D designing & rendering solution

Features

Total

1

15

15

features in common

1

features in common

solidThinking Evolve's unique features

  • Image Editing

  • Data Visualization

  • Project Management

  • Filtered Views

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

CAEplex

Thermo-mechanical analysis platform for engineers

Pricing

Starting from

$25/month

Value for money

4.8

0.3

4.5

What users say about CAEplex's value for money

First at all, it's free, but your files are public and if you want to make them private, the cost is really low. Excellent software to simulate FEA into the cloud.

MO

Marcelo O.

It is web based; very simple to use and has free starting version which is perfect for small group of students with low budget.

YK

Yordan K.

Total

1

13

15

features in common

1

features in common

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Multiple Format Support

  • Project Management

  • Remote Access

Simio's unique features

  • Third Party Integration

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Graphical Planning

  • Data Replication

Ingrid Cloud

Wind load simulation for designers, architects & engineers

Features

Total

4

19

15

features in common

4

features in common

Ingrid Cloud's unique features

  • Geolocation

  • Real Time Data

  • Process Control

  • Real Time Comparisons

Simio's unique features

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Data Replication

COMSOL Multiphysics

Simulation software for physics-based modeling

Features

Total

2

12

15

features in common

2

features in common

COMSOL Multiphysics' unique features

  • Visual Analytics

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Visualization

  • Configurable Workflow

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

Solid Edge

3D design and simulation

Features

Total

3

15

15

features in common

3

features in common

Solid Edge's unique features

  • Requirements Management

  • Product Data Management

  • Project Management

  • Data Visualization

Simio's unique features

  • Dashboard Creation

  • Graphical Planning

  • Data Replication

  • Risk Analytics

iGrafx

Business process management solution

Pricing

Value for money

4.4

0.1

4.5

What users say about iGrafx's value for money

I was impressed with functionality for the price tag. It allows me to do all and more of what I need to do and it was so easy to learn.

SA

Sudamys A.

We use iGrafx to decrease the cost per process, increase the process efficiency, reduce the complex processes to straightforward levels and model the business processes in a simple way.

SJ

Stella J.

Total

5

47

15

features in common

5

features in common

iGrafx's unique features

  • Audit Trail

  • Compliance Management

  • Forms Management

  • Feedback Management

Simio's unique features

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

  • Drag & Drop Interface

  • Design Management

Fusion 360

Cloud enabled 3D CAD & collaboration platform for designers

Pricing

Starting from

$40/month

Value for money

4.6

0.1

4.5

What users say about Fusion 360's value for money

It has worked out perfectly for me as a hobbyist. I build motorcycles and have saved a ton of money being able to prototype parts before sending them to get machined.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

As a hobbyist who likes to "tinker" this software is extremely powerful and the discounted licensing makes it available.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

2

10

15

features in common

2

features in common

Fusion 360's unique features

  • Collaborative Review

  • Assessment Management

  • Collaboration Tools

  • Product Data Management

Simio's unique features

  • Data Replication

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

AnyLogic

Simulation software with 2D and 3D modeling

Pricing

Value for money

4.1

0.4

4.5

What users say about AnyLogic's value for money

The software has very wide functionality and is pretty intuitive. I love that there is a free version that meets most needs - so that investing in the professional version guarantees you'd use it.

AH

Alison H.

This is a good tool if you are willing to invest time to learn to use it.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Total

3

20

15

features in common

3

features in common

AnyLogic's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Data Import/Export

  • Data Verification

  • Configurable Workflow

Simio's unique features

  • Design Management

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Distribution Management

  • Scenario Planning

FlexSim

3D simulation modeling and analysis software

Pricing