As of 21 March 2017, Autodesk is ending the sale of Simulation Mechanical® to new customers.
Autodesk provides designers, engineers and analysts several options for finite element analysis (FEA) and modelling. If you are an Inventor user, you may want to look into Inventor Professional or Autodesk Nastran In-CAD. You may also want to try our solution for advanced mechanical simulation, Fusion 360.
Existing customers can continue to receive support for Simulation Mechanical.
Fusion 360 (US Site) is a cloud-based 3D CAD, CAM and CAE platform for product development, combining industrial and mechanical design, simulation, collaboration and machining in a single package.
Autodesk Nastran In-CAD is a general-purpose FEA tool for engineers and analysts, offering a range of analysis types powered by the Autodesk Nastran solver.
Inventor Professional is mechanical design and 3D CAD software offering professional-grade 3D mechanical design, documentation and product simulation tools.