Altair adds S-FRAME for AEC structural designers

Altair adds S-FRAME for AEC structural designers

Super-quick, because it’s that kind of day: Altair just announced that it has acquired S-FRAME Software, a structural analysis tool used by architects, engineers, and designers to evaluate a structure’s ability to withstand loads like wind, water, and...
Altair beats Q2 forecasts and raises 2021 guidance

Altair beats Q2 forecasts and raises 2021 guidance

Altair reported results last week — and like others in our PLMish universe, they were better than expected. The details: Total revenue in Q2 was $120 million, up 22% and $8 million ahead of expectations. Altair doesn’t do the constant currency thing for...
Altair beats Q2 forecasts and raises 2021 guidance

Altair has a great Q1 on the convergence of CAE, HPC & AI

Altair has a great Q1 on the convergence of CAE, HPC & AI Altair CEO Jim Scapa started off the company’s Q1 earnings call by saying that their vision of the “convergence of simulation, HPC [high-performance computing] and AI [artificial intelligence]...
Altair beats Q2 forecasts and raises 2021 guidance

Altair reports strong Q4, cautiously optimistic about 2021

Altair reports strong Q4, cautiously optimistic about 2021 Last week, Altair announced results for Q4 that closed 2020 on a high note, beating revenue guidance by a lot, and setting up a solid 2021. The details: Total revenue in Q4 was $133.4 million, up 8% as...
Altair adds S-FRAME for AEC structural designers

Altair acquires M-Base for plastics

Altair acquires M-Base for plastics Altair just announced that is has acquired  M-Base Engineering + Software GmbH, supplier of the Material Data Center materials database and material information system, targeted at the makers and users of plastics. Altair says this...
Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC

Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC

Quickies: Bentley sets IPO price, Altair acquires for HPC I go away for a couple of days, and what happens? Yup. Newsy things! Here are two items of interest: Bentley issued another update to its IPO filing, this time with prices for the shares. You can see it here....
Altair adds S-FRAME for AEC structural designers

Altair adds Univa to its HPC offering

Altair adds Univa to its HPC offering Altair just announced that it has acquired Univa, a maker of workload management, scheduling, and optimization solutions for high-performance computing (HPC), on-premise and in the cloud. Altair says Univa’s Grid Engine is a...