Inspire Family Unit Draw

A summary of the Altair Units (AUs) drawn by application.

The Inspire Family of applications provides integrated solutions for industrial design, rendering, concept design, design simulation, as well as manufacturing feasibility and process simulation.

First solver execution levels with the UI, second plus stacks unit draw.
Application AUs License Feature(s) Description
Inspire Render 2 InspireRender Full-featured concept design rendering environment created specifically for industrial and product designers.
Inspire Studio 5 InspireStudio Full-featured concept design modelling environment created specifically for industrial and product designers.
Inspire 15 Inspire


Easy-to-use concept environment which empowers design engineers to leverage simulation and optimization throughout the design process. Including generative design, structural analysis, motion simulation, casting and stamping feasibility. OptiStruct as structural analysis solver.
25 HyperStudy For Design Explorer integrated in Inspire.
30 Inspire Same as above with SimSolid as structural analysis solver.
30 InspireFluidsSolver Integrates easy-to-use CFD exploration tools in the Inspire simulation driven design process.
30 InspireMfgSolver Full-featured additive manufacturing module with support generation/slicing, process simulation, for both SLM and Binder Sinter processes.
Sulis 15 Sulis A design for additive manufacturing tool enabling fast geometry creation for complex lattice structures and fluid flow channels.
Inspire Form 15 InspireForm


A virtual environment stamping analysis based on part or tooling geometry. Thinning and formability issues as well as estimated blank shape and maximize material utilization via blank fitting and nesting utilities can evaluated. Forming feasibility via one-step solver.
30 InspireFormIncr, InspireFormIncrSolver Invoke Tryout GUI and incremental (Radioss) solver.
Inspire Cast 30 InspireCast, InspireMfgSolver A casting process simulation software that allows you to enhance and optimize their manufactured components with efficient mold design and process development.
Inspire Extrude Metal 30 InspireExtrude, InspireMfgSolver Metal extrusion simulation solution.
Inspire Extrude Polymer 30 InspireExtrude, InspireMfgSolver Polymer extrusion simulation solution.
Inspire Friction Stir Welding 30 InspireExtrude, InspireMfgSolver Friction stir welding solution
Inspire Mold 30 InspireMold, InspireMfgSolver Injection molding simulation
Inspire Resin Transfer Molding 30 InspireExtrude, InspireMfgSolver Resin transfer molding simulation
Inspire PolyFoam 50 InspirePolyFoam Polyurethane foam simulation
100 InspirePolyFoamSolver