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BW: Spatial Announces Release of World's First ACIS-enabled Products Supporting Linux

Mar 30, 2000, 15:27 (1 Talkback[s])

"Rapid Adoption of ACIS for Linux Results in Products from Fluent and Simmetrix."

"Advanced ACIS-based engineering products are now commercially available from Fluent Inc. and Simmetrix in response to increasing customer demand for access to products supporting Linux. ACIS, the de facto 3D CAD solid modeling engine providing the world's most advanced technology for engineers and designers in every industry, was the first kernel modeler to support Linux..."

"Released in December 1999, GAMBIT 1.2 from Fluent Inc., is the world's first ACIS-enabled product supporting the Linux operating system. GAMBIT provides a complete environment for geometry modeling, mesh generation, and mesh visualization for all Fluent's general-purpose flow analysis applications, including FLUENT 5, FIDAP, and POLYFLOW."

Press release.