ANSYS Fluent Review - why 3.6 stars?

ANSYS Fluent Review
ITQlick Score: 78/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.6/5)
Pricing: 5/10 - average cost
Category: Business Intelligence -> ANSYS Fluent
Ranking:Ranked 135 out of 532 Business Intelligence systems
Company: ANSYS, Inc.
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: ANSYS Fluent pricing, ANSYS Fluent alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jan 07, 2022

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What is ANSYS Fluent and its features?

ANSYS Fluent is a fluid behavior modeling solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such services as turbulence modeling, multiphase flow management, and others. The software was designed and launched by ANSYS Inc headquartered in Pennsylvania, United States.


What is ANSYS Fluent rating?

The rating of ANSYS Fluent is 3.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 78 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses ANSYS Fluent?

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and a wide range of types. It can deployed in such major industries as aerospace and defense, automotive, construction, oil and energy exploration, healthcare and hospitality, technology and software development, and others. Some notable clients of the software include Aletheon Technologies, Champion Elevator, Motoman, and others.

Is it easy to use?

Yes, ANSYS Fluent makes it fairly easy to use. This product is user friendly and intuitive.

Is ANSYS Fluent cloud-based?

No, the software in not cloud based so you would need to install it locally and connect it directly to a server.

Can it be used on mobile?

No, currently ANSYS Fluent can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is ANSYS Fluent the best Business Intelligence system?

ANSYS Fluent is ranked 135 out of 532 software in their category (Business Intelligence systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software offers parametric and automated workflow and comes with advanced engineering simulation technology. It provides access to bi-directional parametric CAD connections in addition to useful geometry and meshing tools. Flow analysis is offered without cumbersome rework and duplication is avoided through a common data model. The software also offers support for multi-physics simulations.

ANSYS Fluent has the ability to solve flow problems using unstructured meshes and offers support for multiple mesh types including triangular, hexahedral, pyramid, and others. Other important capabilities of the software include accurate numerics, turbulence modeling, heat transfer and radiation, multi-phase flow, fluid-structure interaction, dynamic and moving mesh, solution optimization, and others.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to ANSYS Fluent: QlikView, SuiteAnalytics, Sisense, Birst, Balanced Scorecard, IBM Cognos Business Intelligence , Enterprise Edition, BioIntelli, SAP Predictive Analysis, SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse. The full list of competitors can be found here.

What is the cost of ANSYS Fluent?

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for ANSYS Fluent

What should you ask ANSYS, Inc. during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with ANSYS Fluent and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching ANSYS Fluent in action.

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.