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CAEplex Alternatives

How do CAEplex alternatives compare?

SimScale and SIMUL8 stand out as its top competitors based on similarity, popularity and user reviews. When comparing CAEplex to its top 45 alternatives, MATLAB has the highest rating, with Unreal Engine as the runner-up, and CAEplex ranking 16th place. MATLAB has the most reviews with a total of 1,600, while CAEplex has 13. Users say MATLAB tops the list for value for money followed by Unreal Engine, while CAEplex comes in 11th. Users also say MATLAB and Unreal Engine are the easiest to use, while CAEplex takes 17th place.

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Top 45 Alternatives & Competitors to CAEplex

SimScale

4.5
(104)

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

Features

Total

5

22

9

features in common

5

features in common

SimScale's unique features

  • For Manufacturers

  • Dynamic Modeling

  • Motion Modeling

  • Project Templates

CAEplex's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.5

0.3

4.8

What users say about SimScale's value for money

The lack of shell elements and the lack of possibility to model composite materials. SimScale also has limited functionality when it comes to fatigue.

GG

Galin G.

Also, tutorials and consultants make all the difference in terms of speed of learning. Customer service provided by the consultants in terms of responsiveness, quality and depth is outstanding.

AW

Ajith W.

SIMUL8

4.5
(67)

Business process modeling and simulation tool

Features

Total

6

32

9

features in common

6

features in common

SIMUL8's unique features

  • Discrete Event Modeling

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Presentation Tools

  • Agent-Based Modeling

CAEplex's unique features

  • Design Analysis

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

Starting from

$290/month

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about SIMUL8's value for money

My overall experience is very good, and is important to note that there is a free license for students which is an amazing opportunity.

BS

Bruno S.

I have enjoyed using Simul8, it has helped on a project within my Company, I was especially impressed by the customer service when looking for help from [SENSITIVE CONTENT HIDDEN.

JH

Joseph H.

Features

Total

6

32

9

features in common

6

features in common

FlexSim's unique features

  • Motion Modeling

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Content Library

  • Dynamic Modeling

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.4

0.4

4.8

What users say about FlexSim's value for money

Overall, the software was very interesting, fun, and functional. It could transmit the operational messages and cost, and time savings effectively.

ZZ

Zahra Z.

The ability to program the software to work in any industry. The capability of being universal yet customize to be very specific is fantastic.

BF

Brian F.

Ansys SpaceClaim

4.6
(125)

Cloud-based tool for engineering simulation and 3D designing

Features

Total

6

38

9

features in common

6

features in common

Ansys SpaceClaim's unique features

  • System Design Tools

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Modeling & Simulation

  • Real-time Updates

CAEplex's unique features

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.2

0.6

4.8

What users say about Ansys SpaceClaim's value for money

Esasy to use, great flexibility, many function in analysis good for desgin and enginnering task great 3d engine.

GV

Giampiero V.

Being able to integrate existing SolidWorks files seamlessly was a great feature that saved the team a lot of time creating new models.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Solid Edge

4.3
(27)

3D design and simulation

Features

Total

4

48

9

features in common

4

features in common

Solid Edge's unique features

  • Functions/Calculations

  • Project Management

  • Collaboration Tools

  • CAD Tools

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Workflow Management

  • Drag & Drop

Starting from

$75/month

Value for money

4.2

0.6

4.8

What users say about Solid Edge's value for money

It is easy to understand, the user interface is wonderful and is very easy to use. It gives an in depth knowledge of designing of products.

GA

Godwin Appiah K.

Solid Edge is Simple yet Advanced CAD Software, It is best for beginners because its interface is simple and features are also easy to learn. You can easily Perform 2D to 3D designs.

Revanth S.

OnScale Solve

5.0
(1)

Cloud-based engineering CAD and simulation software

Features

Total

6

30

9

features in common

6

features in common

OnScale Solve's unique features

  • Animation

  • Real Time Monitoring

  • Monte Carlo Simulation

  • Activity Dashboard

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • Access Controls/Permissions

HSC Chemistry

5.0
(5)

Cloud-based thermodynamic data simulation & processing tool

Features

Total

4

21

9

features in common

4

features in common

HSC Chemistry's unique features

  • Monte Carlo Simulation

  • Monitoring

  • Dynamic Modeling

  • Inventory Management

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Data Visualization

  • Workflow Management

  • Drag & Drop

Simcad Pro

4.9
(11)

Next Generation Simulation Software

Features

Total

8

37

9

features in common

8

features in common

Simcad Pro's unique features

  • Reporting & Statistics

  • Industry Specific Database

  • Motion Modeling

  • Real Time Monitoring

CAEplex's unique feature

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Starting from

$4,950

Value for money

5.0

0.2

4.8

What users say about Simcad Pro's value for money

The SW is pretty easy to use (particularly for standard functions) and very well supported. The CAS staff are very responsive, knowledgeable, and friendly.

CS

Caitlin S.

The technical support from the company has been excellent which has been important in order to take full advantage of the capabilities.

JR

Jack R.

SimSolid

4.1
(11)

Structural analysis software for rapid design iterations.

Features

Total

2

5

9

features in common

2

features in common

SimSolid's unique features

  • CAD Tools

  • Civil

  • Mechanical

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.4

0.4

4.8

What users say about SimSolid's value for money

The product had a very powerful and effective simulation package which, once the UI is updated, will be a very useful overall package rivaling any analysis software that exists.

RB

Raz B.

No meshing, fast solution, easy to use, good for design.

GC

George C.

CCOSTAT

(0)

Software for estimating values (cost) from sample data

Features

Total

2

21

9

features in common

2

features in common

CCOSTAT's unique features

  • Estimating

  • Trend Analysis

  • Predictive Modeling

  • Model Training

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Ansys Fluent

4.7
(14)

Fluid Simulation Software

Features

Total

2

8

9

features in common

2

features in common

Ansys Fluent's unique features

  • Configurable Workflow

  • Data Import/Export

  • Data Capture and Transfer

  • Summary Reports

CAEplex's unique features

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.4

0.4

4.8

What users say about Ansys Fluent's value for money

With ability to carry out multiphysics simulations and element quality check in meshing, Fluent is my most preferred and effective tool in its class.

Godwin A.

Also someone with low or no knowledge of engineering will find it confusing and difficult to use fluent. Furthermore, the user interface is not too enticing for new beginners.

Ayodeji O.

Ansys medini analyze

4.0
(21)

Safety & security for electronic systems

Features

Total

1

9

9

features in common

1

features in common

Ansys medini analyze's unique features

  • Ad hoc Reporting

  • Task Management

  • Workflow Configuration

  • Compliance Tracking

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

Value for money

4.0

0.8

4.8

What users say about Ansys medini analyze's value for money

I really like the Maxwell tool for magnetic simulation. It is a very detailed and useful tool from the concept phase to simulation level analysis with the Simplorer tool with an easy interface.

DK

Dinesh K.

One of the best features of the program is the easy linking of safety analyzes and requirements created in DOORS.

CG

Can G.

Ansys Granta Selector

4.5
(12)

Make intelligent materials decisions

Features

Total

1

1

9

features in common

1

features in common

Ansys Granta Selector's unique features

  • No unique features

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

Value for money

4.5

0.3

4.8

What users say about Ansys Granta Selector's value for money

The main benefit is the freedom to create without having to think too much about the technicalities of using the software.

JK

James K.

This product is easy to use, and is a great value for the money. Learned how to use this in a few days.

WM

Wesley M.

Features

Total

2

5

9

features in common

2

features in common

Ansys Discovery's unique features

  • Annotations

  • 3D Design & Modeling

  • Direct Manipulation

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

ETNA Trading Simulator

(0)

Simulation software for educational institutions

Features

Total

2

5

9

features in common

2

features in common

ETNA Trading Simulator's unique features

  • Graphical Data Presentation

  • Stochastic Modeling

  • Industry Specific Database

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Fusion 360

4.6
(140)

Cloud enabled 3D CAD & collaboration platform for designers

Features

Total

1

9

9

features in common

1

features in common

Fusion 360's unique features

  • Version Control

  • Product Data Management

  • Assessment Management

  • Task Management

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

Starting from

$40/month

Value for money

4.6

0.2

4.8

What users say about Fusion 360's value for money

Fusion 360, I believe, is the best tool in its price range for 3D modeling. It is very affordable, and for the price, very powerful.

KJ

Kyle J.

Customer service is fantastic and very prompt. They do a very good job of making sure that you are integrating to exactly your needs.

JH

Josh H.

Simio

4.7
(103)

Facility design simulation & production scheduling

Features

Total

4

27

9

features in common

4

features in common

Simio's unique features

  • Monte Carlo Simulation

  • Agent-Based Modeling

  • Scheduling

  • Design Management

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Visualization

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Data Verification

Value for money

4.5

0.3

4.8

What users say about Simio's value for money

These are really great and informative. The support team are very friendly as well and also a mine of useful knowledge and experience.

AM

Adrian M.

The support team are great and very friendly and over all I find the package excellent. I would certainly recommend this to others.

AM

Adrian M.

CONSELF

4.3
(12)

Web-based CFD and FEA simulation tool

Features

Total

5

7

9

features in common

5

features in common

CONSELF's unique features

  • Turbulence Modeling

  • Data Import/Export

CAEplex's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Starting from

$250/month

Value for money

4.3

0.5

4.8

What users say about CONSELF's value for money

This software is very easy to use and the support that the team gives you is one of the best on the market. They are available pretty much all the time and their resolution time is very acceptable.

EB

Erica B.

I was curious about the cloud after the try I'm happy. I recommend you to give it a chance.

EB

Enrico B.

Seebo

4.5
(2)

Predict and prevent losses in production yield and quality.

Features

Total

2

30

9

features in common

2

features in common

Seebo's unique features

  • Real Time Data

  • Visual Analytics

  • Real Time Notifications

  • Alerts / Escalation

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

AnyLogic

4.5
(277)

Simulation software with 2D and 3D modeling

Features

Total

8

28

9

features in common

8

features in common

AnyLogic's unique features

  • Continuous Modeling

  • Presentation Tools

  • Stochastic Modeling

  • Dynamic Modeling

CAEplex's unique feature

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about AnyLogic's value for money

I am impressed by the vast libraries the software has for different functionalities and the applications these have between themselves. Using the software for my research project has been a pleasure.

KL

Kieran L.

I liked the design, it's modern. I liked the functionality and the help team, they do their best to help me get what I wanted.

Leiel b.

COMSOL Multiphysics

4.6
(21)

Simulation software for physics-based modeling

Features

Total

6

23

9

features in common

6

features in common

COMSOL Multiphysics' unique features

  • Ad hoc Analysis

  • Stochastic Modeling

  • Motion Modeling

  • API

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.2

0.6

4.8

What users say about COMSOL Multiphysics' value for money

COMSOL application is an excellent FEM software solution. I would highly recommend it to students and any one who prefers an excellent FEM software.

Yathurshanan R.

They have been a pioneering software in the multiphysics area and conduct very good training programs to get students and users off to a good start.

Narasimhan (Nari) S.

solidThinking suite

4.7
(3)

3D designing & rendering solution

Features

Total

4

20

9

features in common

4

features in common

solidThinking suite's unique features

  • Collaboration Tools

  • File Transfer

  • Data Capture and Transfer

  • Image Editing

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Workflow Management

  • Drag & Drop

PaleBlue

4.6
(5)

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

Features

Total

5

55

9

features in common

5

features in common

PaleBlue's unique features

  • Industry Specific Database

  • Motion Modeling

  • For Sales / Marketing

  • Comparison View

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Data Visualization

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Access Controls/Permissions

CAESES

4.8
(8)

CAD solution for automated shape optimization

Features

Total

5

30

9

features in common

5

features in common

CAESES's unique features

  • Animation

  • Project Workflow

  • Modeling & Simulation

  • Customizable Fields

CAEplex's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Design Analysis

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Ingrid Cloud

4.6
(7)

Wind load simulation for designers, architects & engineers

Features

Total

6

18

9

features in common

6

features in common

Ingrid Cloud's unique features

  • Dynamic Modeling

  • Graphical Data Presentation

  • Customizable Reports

  • Data Import/Export

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • Data Visualization

iGrafx

4.7
(33)

The Power of Process Knowledge

Features

Total

7

101

9

features in common

7

features in common

iGrafx's unique features

  • Stochastic Modeling

  • Process Change Tracking

  • Storage Quantity Control

  • Activity Tracking

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

Value for money

4.4

0.4

4.8

What users say about iGrafx's value for money

IGrafx works great for us to meet regulatory compliance requirements with their great software and the great support team with an extensive knowledge on the features and capabilities of their product.

NB

Nicolas B.

I love the features and product support. For my company, the experience has been very positive.

SA

Steve A.

VR-Design Studio

(0)

VR, simulation, and modeling software for urban planners

Features

Total

4

18

9

features in common

4

features in common

VR-Design Studio's unique features

  • Graphical Data Presentation

  • Real Time Data

  • Motion Modeling

  • Content Creation

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • Data Visualization

  • Workflow Management

  • Drag & Drop

Aras Innovator

3.4
(7)

Enterprise PLM software with dynamic product navigation

Features

Total

2

20

9

features in common

2

features in common

Aras Innovator's unique features

  • Product Data Management

  • Design Management

  • API

  • Graphical Data Presentation

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Dive

(0)

Software for particle-based simulation of liquids

Features

Total

2

5

9

features in common

2

features in common

Dive's unique features

  • Graphical Workflow Editor

  • Projections

  • Configurable Workflow

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

uCrowds

(0)

Simulation software to analyze movements of crowd

Features

Total

5

15

9

features in common

5

features in common

uCrowds' unique features

  • Dynamic Modeling

  • Visual Analytics

  • Continuous Modeling

  • Agent-Based Modeling

CAEplex's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Workflow Management

  • Access Controls/Permissions

drag&bot

(0)

drag&bot enables robot control via an app

Features

Total

3

10

9

features in common

3

features in common

drag&bot's unique features

  • Third Party Integrations

  • Graphical Data Presentation

  • Direct Manipulation

  • Performance Management

CAEplex's unique features

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Design Analysis

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Data Verification

OpenFOAM

4.0
(1)

Simulation software for the automotive industry

Features

Total

4

9

9

features in common

4

features in common

OpenFOAM's unique features

  • Continuous Modeling

  • Direct Manipulation

  • Visual Analytics

  • Activity Dashboard

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

  • Workflow Management

  • Drag & Drop

XLOPTIM

(0)

XLOPTIM, the leading optimization solver for MS Excel®

Features

Total

2

11

9

features in common

2

features in common

XLOPTIM's unique features

  • Data Import/Export

  • Discrete Event Modeling

  • Planning Tools

  • Data Analysis Tools

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Drag & Drop

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

VOLTA

(0)

Simulate. Any process, anytime, anywhere.

Features

Total

3

11

9

features in common

3

features in common

VOLTA's unique features

  • Product Data Management

  • Real Time Monitoring

  • Real Time Data

  • Project Workflow

CAEplex's unique features

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Drag & Drop

IVRESS

(0)

Simulate, Create, Innovate

Features

Total

3

14

9

features in common

3

features in common

IVRESS's unique features

  • Graphical Data Presentation

  • Data Import/Export

  • Direct Manipulation

  • Stochastic Modeling

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Drag & Drop

Hevacomp

5.0
(1)

Simulation and Energy Analysis

Features

Total

3

19

9

features in common

3

features in common

Hevacomp's unique features

  • System Design Tools

  • Continuous Modeling

  • Visual Analytics

  • Design Management

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Drag & Drop

MATLAB

4.6
(1.6K)

Programming and numeric computing platform

Features

Total

5

25

9

features in common

5

features in common

MATLAB's unique features

  • Statistical Process Control

  • CAD Tools

  • Survival Analysis

  • Electrical

CAEplex's unique features

  • Drag & Drop

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • Access Controls/Permissions

Value for money

4.1

0.7

4.8

What users say about MATLAB's value for money

MATLAB is great for quick prototyping and data analysis. It is easy to learn and has great online support and help documentation.

Max H.

It has a huge built-in library for functions and tools, so it is simple to utilize Matlab when used properly. More importantly, it has a great GUI tool that can make great applications with ease.

Carol V.

Maple

(0)

Math problem-solving software

Features

Total

3

50

9

features in common

3

features in common

Maple's unique features

  • Data Management

  • Financial Analysis

  • Document Management

  • Summary Reports

CAEplex's unique features

  • Workflow Management

  • 3D Imaging

  • Access Controls/Permissions

  • Drag & Drop

iPhysics

(0)

iPhysics is a software package for virtual commissioning

Features

Total

0

4

9

features in common

0

features in common

iPhysics' unique features

  • Data Import/Export

  • API

  • Projections

  • Third Party Integrations

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

nextnano

(0)

Simulation software for nano-semiconductor components

Categories in common

CHEMCAD

4.1
(17)

Chemical management and process simulation software

Features

Total

0

2

9

features in common

0

features in common

CHEMCAD's unique features

  • Chemical Process Simulation

  • Reporting & Statistics

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

Value for money

3.8

1.0

4.8

What users say about CHEMCAD's value for money

Furthermore, in case of any errors or unexpected results, you have to sort out for the problems manually as the program won’t do itself.

Aayush A.

I love how easy it was to learn how to use this software -- modeling the chemical reactions/components we need took very little time.

TU

Teodora U.

MIMIC Simulator

(0)

Solution for duplicating test labs or production networks

Features

Total

1

14

9

features in common

1

features in common

MIMIC Simulator's unique features

  • Performance Management

  • Monitoring

  • Data Collection

  • Real Time Monitoring

CAEplex's unique features

  • Reporting/Analytics

  • Data Verification

  • Drag & Drop

  • Design Analysis

Unreal Engine

4.8
(257)

Game development, simulation, and virtualization software

Features

Total

0

13

9

features in common

0

features in common

Unreal Engine's unique features

  • Player Management

  • 3D Games

  • Animation

  • No-Code

CAEplex's unique features

  • Data Visualization

  • Workflow Management

  • Data Verification

  • 3D Imaging

Value for money

4.7

0.1

4.8

What users say about Unreal Engine's value for money

I am dedicated to everything that has to do with multimedia design, so any medium that can generate growth in my experience is always welcome.

AR

Anonymous Reviewer

Super excellent graphics:- the game engine is meant for this. And even better, this will become more better in the future.

AT

Abhishek T.

Maple Flow

(0)

Let your calculations flow!

Categories in common