ANSYS reaches aerospace milestone

ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) engineering embedded code software is being used for over 100 qualified aerospace applications to ensure critical equipment meets safety standards, the company said.

Companies are using ANSYS qualified solutions for embedded software to design, simulate, generate, and test embedded code for over 100 aerospace applications that have been certified under DO-178B and DO-178C.

The applications certified using ANSYS solutions cover aerospace and defense applications, including full authority digital engine control systems, braking and landing gear systems, flight controls, cockpit and head-up displays, power management systems, ground stations and mission systems.

Certification can take up to five years when using manual code development methods, whereas ANSYS embedded software tools reach certification up to 2x faster, and reduce overall embedded software development and verification costs by 50%.

ANSYS offers a portfolio of engineering simulation software. The company employs experts in finite element analysis, computational fluid dynamics, electronics, semiconductors, embedded software and design optimization. Headquartered south of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, ANSYS has more than 75 strategic sales locations throughout the world with a network of channel partners in 40+ countries.