"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
"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."