IntroducingHyperWorks 2017A Platform for Innovation

HyperWorks 2017Overview Videos

HyperWorks 2017 introduces several new products and hundreds of new features. Discover what’s new in each product included in the HyperWorks suite.

Watch the overview videos to learn more about the latest release from our thought leaders.


Altair Solvers Platform


Model Build and Assembly


Nonlinear Analysis and Optimization


Pre- and Post-processing

“As connectivity and intelligence become part of almost everything with which we interact, Altair’s tools for multidisciplinary simulation and development will become increasingly important in helping product designers create outstanding user experiences.”

- James R. Scapa, Founder, Chairman and CEO, Altair Engineering

HyperWorks 2017 What’s New

HyperWorks 2017 introduces hundreds of new features, helping you to develop better products in a shorter time. Discover what’s new in each product included in the HyperWorks suite.

AcuSolve Leading general-purpose finite element-based CFD flow solver. Its modern formulation assures superior robustness, speed and accuracy. What's New Learn More
FEKO FEKO is an electromagnetic analysis software suite allowing users to solve a range of electromagnetic problems in realistic operating environments. What's New Learn More
Flux Flux captures the complexity of electromagnetic and thermal phenomena to predict the behavior of future products with precision. Learn More
HyperCrash Robust pre-processing environment specifically designed to automate the creation of high-fidelity models for crash analysis and safety evaluation. What's New Learn More
HyperForm Fully integrated solution for enhanced sheet metal forming product feasibility, detailed process analysis and virtual try-out. Learn More
HyperGraph Powerful data analysis and 2D/3D plotting tool with interfaces to many popular file formats. What's New Learn More
HyperMesh High-performance finite element pre-processor with the broadest set of direct interfaces to commercial CAD and CAE systems. What's New Learn More
HyperStudy Solver-neutral study, optimization and stochastic studies software that allows exploration and optimization of design performance and robustness. What's New Learn More
HyperView High-performance post-processing and visualization environment for CAE and test data. What's New Learn More
MotionSolve Next-generation, multi-body dynamics (MBD) systems analysis software for complex mechanical system simulation. What's New Learn More
Multiscale Designer Multiscale Designer is a software used for seamless integration of modeling, simulation, testing, uncertainty quantification and optimization of composite materials and structures at multiple spatial and temporal scales. Learn More
OptiStruct Award-winning technology for conceptual design synthesis and structural optimization, facilitates analysis to lead the design process. What's New Learn More
RADIOSS Fast and accurate finite-element solver for linear static and dynamics problems, the linear and non-linear FE solver of choice of leading manufacturers, government agencies and researchers. What's New Learn More
SimLab Process oriented, feature-based finite element modeling software that allows to quickly and accurately generate FE models from complex CAD assemblies. What's New Learn More
solidThinking Activate solidThinking Activate enables product creators, system simulation and control engineers to model, simulate and optimize multi-disciplinary systems to ensure that all design requirements are successfully met while also identifying system level problems early in the design process. Learn More
solidThinking Click2Cast Click2Cast is a casting process simulation software that is very simple to use, but performs a powerful and effective simulation in five easy steps. Learn More
solidThinking Click2Extrude Manufacturing simulation for enhanced product feasibility and detailed process analysis in metal and polymer extrusion. Learn More
solidThinking Compose solidThinking Compose provides engineers, scientists, and product creators with a high level, matrix-based numerical computing language as well as an interactive and unified programming environment for all types of math operations. Learn More
solidThinking Embed solidThinking Embed – formerly known as VisSim Embedded – is a visual environment for model based development of embedded systems. Its highly efficient diagram-to-code capability shortens the development time and increases product quality. What's New Learn More
solidThinking Evolve Evolve allows industrial designers to develop forms faster than before using either PC or Mac, from capturing an initial sketch, to exploring styling alternatives and visualizing products with realistic real-time rendering. What's New Learn More
solidThinking Inspire Inspire allows design engineers, product designers and architects to generate and investigate structurally efficient concepts quickly and easily. Inspire embeds Altair’s OptiStruct algorithms bringing topology optimization to a broader audience. Learn More
Virtual Wind Tunnel
Virtual Wind Tunnel A solution designed to provide better wind tunnel simulation and user experience. Altair’s HyperWorks VWT is able to more accurately and quickly predict an automobile’s aerodynamic performance. What's New Learn More
WinProp A new dimension of wave propagation and radio network planning Learn More
Altair Partner Alliance The Altair Partner Alliance (APA) gives you access to a broad spectrum of complementary software products using your existing HyperWorks Units (HWUs) at no additional cost. Learn More

“We are very happy that Altair won this Airbus benchmarking competition and are now supplying HyperMesh and HyperView to Airbus as their preferred pre-and post-processing solutions.”

- Dr. Detlef Schneider, Senior Vice President EMEA Operations, Altair

HyperWorks 2017 Online Learning and Events

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