Ansys acquires Lumerical for photonics ICs

Ansys acquires Lumerical for photonics ICs

Ansys acquires Lumerical for photonics ICs Ansys just announced that it will acquire Lumerical, maker of the DEVICE suite of component-level simulation products for modeling the optical, electrical and thermal effects in the performance of photonic integrated...
ESI reports revenue up 8% in 2019

ESI reports revenue up 8% in 2019

ESI reports revenue up 8% in 2019 ESI reported results yesterday for the 12 months ended 31 December 2019 and for the 11 months from 1 February 2019 to 31 December 2019. Since ESI is shifting its financial year to reflect the calendar, we’ll just focus on the 12...
ESI reports revenue up 8% in 2019

A bit more on the ANSYS / Aras OEM deal

A bit more on the ANSYS / Aras OEM deal I had a number of questions about the new / upgraded relationship between ANSYS and Aras that was announced last week and reached out to both companies for more details. ANSYS VP Strategy and Partnerships Sin Min Yap told me the...
At AU 2019, AEC continued to rule

At AU 2019, AEC continued to rule

At AU 2019, AEC continued to rule Did I go to AU in 2019? Why, yes, I did. But I had the flu so only participated in a fraction of what was going on and only now have the time to share what I learned. 13,000 people, 13,000 stories and I only got a tiny bit, sigh....
Ansys acquires Lumerical for photonics ICs

Altair starts 2020 with an EMAG deal

Altair starts 2020 with an EMAG deal Surprise! One of the PLMish world’s most acquisitive companies has done it again: Altair announced today that it has snapped up Spain’s newFASANT, which makes software used for high-frequency electromagnetic analysis....
Ansys acquires Lumerical for photonics ICs

Quickie: FieldView now part of Vela Software

CFD Just saw the press release: on November 8, 2019, Intelligent Light announced that it had sold the right to develop, sell and support FieldView to Vela Software International, the company that bought Tecplot four years ago. According to the press release, and with...
ESI reports revenue up 8% in 2019

Quickie: ESI’s Q3 goes to plan

Hot Topics ESI yesterday released Q3 results that show … no real change. The company’s reinvention continues. Revenue in Q3 was €28.6 million, up 2% as reported and down 1% in constant currencies (cc). Software license revenue was up 1% (but down 3% cc) to...