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Cloud 3D Applications for SOLIDWORKS customers & mid-sized companies

3DEXPERIENCE Works for Design, Simulation, Manufacturing, and Data Management

3DEXPERIENCE Works is a portfolio of solutions combining the ease-of-use of SOLIDWORKS with the power and breadth of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform.

With 3DEXPERIENCE WORKS, your teams have access to powerful capabilities for design (SOLIDWORKS Cloud Apps), Simulation, manufacturing (DELMIA | works) and product data and lifecycle management. The portfolio enables you to extend your product development capabilities and solve new problems faster.

3DEXPERIENCE Works Roles/Applications

Cloud Roles with Apps for SOLIDWORKS users to innovate and collaborate throughout the design lifecycle

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3D Product Architect

3D Product Architect

The 3D Product Architect Role from ENOVIA increases design understanding and the impact of proposed changes to help reduce development time.



3DEXPERIENCE DraftSight connects the powerful DraftSight CAD solution for 2D and 3D DWG files to the cloud-based 3DEXPERIENCE platform for secure sharing and collaboration.

3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace

3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace

The 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace allows you to connect with qualified industrial part suppliers to Make your Part or Download a Part from the vast content library



The 3DEXPERIENCE® SOLIDWORKS® offers connect the industry-leading SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD solution to the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, a cloud-based product development environment.



3DEXPERIENCE Works PDM enables you to connect all of your organization’s most vital resources – people, software tools and data

3DEXPERIENCE Works Simulation

3DEXPERIENCE Works Simulation

3DEXPERIENCE Works Simulation is a portfolio of powerful and collaborative simulation solutions for SOLIDWORKS powered by Abaqus

Collaborative Business Innovator

Collaborative Business Innovator

The Collaborative Business Innovator role provides SOLIDWORKS users with collaboration and data sharing on the cloud through the DS 3DEXPERIENCE platform.

Collaborative Designer for SOLIDWORKS

Collaborative Designer for SOLIDWORKS

Collaborative Designer for SOLIDWORKS® connects SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD to the 3DEXPERIENCE® platform for data management and collaboration between users.

Collaborative Industry Innovator

Collaborative Industry Innovator

Collaborative Industry Innovator role for managing product design, multi-physics simulation and manufacturing process planning on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.


DELMIA | Works

DELMIA | Works provides manufacturers with a reliable system for their planning, scheduling, executing, and measuring results.

DELMIA | Works RealTime Production Monitoring

DELMIA | Works RealTime™ Production and Process Monitoring

Optimize manufacturing production performance and maintain control without leaving your desk using DELMIA | Works Real-Time™ Automated Monitoring

DELMIA 3D Lean Team Player

DELMIA 3D Lean Team Player

The Lean Team Player role helps put Lean principles into action to address operational waste, variability and efficiency by engaging your workforce regardless of where or how they work

DELMIA NC Prismatic & Mill-Turn Machine Programmer

DELMIA NC Prismatic and Mill-Turn Machine Programmer

DELMIA NC Prismatic & Mill-Turn Machine Programmer cloud software for producing 3D parts that require advanced 2.5-axis milling and turning operations



EXALEAD OnePart is a business discovery application that accelerates reuse of parts, leveraging past designs, specs, tests, costing & related documentation

Product Release Engineer ENOVIAWORKS

Product Release Engineer

The Product Release Engineer 3DEXPERIENCE Role for ENOVIAWORKS aligns the multi-discipline engineering product definition process with company strategy.

Project Planner

Project Planner

3DEXPERIENCE Project Planner accelerates idea to completion by connecting team members together through a flexible, team-based schedule to meet key milestones and delivery dates.

SIMULIA Simulation Foundation

SIMULIA Simulation Foundation

SIMULIA Simulation Foundation connects to a cloud dashboard to access a library of simulation methods allowing users to find, monitor, and resume simulation studies.

NETVIBES Social Business Analyst

Social Business Analyst

Social Business Analyst helps make decisions for product management and sales with a powerful content analysis and market intelligence solution in the cloud



3DEXPERIENCE 3D Creator (xDesign) enables designers and engineers to create, review and evaluate 3D models through an easy-to-use SOLIDWORKS modeler.



3DEXPERIENCE 3D Sculptor (xShape) allows you to design 3D organic shapes quickly and easily with an intuitive cloud modeling solution

SOLIDWORKS 3D Sheetmetal Creator

SOLIDWORKS 3D SheetMetal Creator

An intuitive, browser-based solution that offers associative parametric sheet metal design capabilities to build components, assemblies and enclosures.



3DEXPERIENCE WORKS Drafter reduces the time and cost of your design-to-manufacturing process by generating drawings of 3D parts and assemblies



SOLIDWORKS xDesign combines ease of use with innovative design methodologies and cloud collaboration. Create parametric models and assemblies, or let xDesign suggest solutions for you.

Structural Designer

Structural Designer

Structural Designer is an intuitive design simulation solution powered by the ABAQUS solver for designers looking for product performance assessment under linear static conditions.

Structural Engineer SIMULIAworks

Structural Engineer

Structural Engineer is powered by proven Abaqus Simulation technology in a seamless, intuitive,and modern user interface within the 3DEXPERIENCE® platform.

Structural Mechanics Engineer

Structural Mechanics Engineer

Structural Mechanics Engineer performs complex linear and non-linear analysis under realistic conditions to validate designs and make decisions faster

SIMULIA Structural Performance Engineer

Structural Performance Engineer

Structural Performance Engineer enables SOLIDWORKS analysts to tackle the most challenging of static non-linear problems using the Abaqus FEA Solver on the cloud.

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3DEXPERIENCE Works Resources

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The 3DEXPERIENCE platform provides a Safe, Social, Connected, Informed and Structured environment for team leaders, project managers and other professionals who want to manage data on the cloud and collaborate without constraints.

Safe: Customer controlled access. Transparent cloud backup. Encrypted communication protocols. Data always safe—no overwrite, no loss of data.

Social: Integrated structured and unstructured collaboration tools enabling social innovation. Collaborate on product design or engage with your stakeholders early in product development.

Connected: Every user always connected to a single, common database. Access data anywhere, anytime, on any device. Review and markup models.

Informed: Choose from the widget library, Create and share Dashboards. Get the latest information about your product development. Always have access to your latest data.

Structured: Zero overhead data management - store and manage data across collaborative spaces, share information in communities. Find indexed data faster by using tags, custom search, etc.

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