ANSYS Mechanical Review - why 4.6 stars?

ANSYS Mechanical software Review
ITQlick Score: 82/100
ITQlick Rating: (4.6/5)
Pricing: 4.4/10 - average cost
Category: Business Intelligence -> ANSYS Mechanical
Ranking:Ranked 72 out of 532 Business Intelligence systems
Company: ANSYS, Inc.
Pricing: starts at $22,000 per license
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: ANSYS Mechanical pricing, ANSYS Mechanical alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Jul 04, 2022

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What is ANSYS Mechanical and its features?

ANSYS Mechanical Software is a structural analysis solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers such capabilities as material modeling, non-linear problem management, reporting, and others. The software was designed and launched by ANSYS Inc headquartered in Pennsylvania, United States.


What is ANSYS Mechanical rating?

The rating of ANSYS Mechanical is 4.6 stars out of 5 and the total score is 82 out of 100. The rating score is based on our unbiased data-based algo. Learn more - rating methodology page.

Who uses ANSYS Mechanical?

The software is a viable solution for businesses of all sizes and a variety of types. Major industries and domains where it can be used include oil and gas exploration, civil engineering, automation and manufacturing, technology and software development, defense and automation, education, healthcare and hospitality, and others. Mechanical Solutions Inc is among the notable clients of the software.

Is it easy to use?

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

Is ANSYS Mechanical 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 Mechanical can't be accessed on mobile, you would need to access it from your computer.

Is ANSYS Mechanical the best Business Intelligence system?

ANSYS Mechanical is ranked 72 out of 532 software in their category (Business Intelligence systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software allows usage of native CAD geometry in conjunction with structural analysis without requiring any intermediate geometry formats. It also provides native bi-directional integration with popular CAD systems. Automatic detection and setting up of joints between parts of assembly is facilitated in addition to graphical tools for the detection of joins and contacts.

ANSYS Mechanical Software features a comprehensive library of elements such as beams, pipes, 2D and 3D axisymmetric elements to be used in analysis. Other important capabilities include extensive library of material models, solver capabilities, advanced numerical methods for non-linear problems, and others.

Who are their main alternatives?

Popular alternatives to ANSYS Mechanical: 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 Mechanical?

The cost of license starts at $22,000 per license. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 4.4 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). You can find here the REAL total cost breakdown for ANSYS Mechanical. You can also find here pricing information from ANSYS Mechanical's website.

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

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

List of categories

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List of features

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Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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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.