Product Overviews

Overview of Altair HyperWorks products.

Modeling and Visualization

Integrated user environment for modeling and visualization.
Product Description
Altair HyperMesh High-fidelity finite element modeling.
Altair HyperView CAE results visualization and reporting.
Altair HyperGraph Engineering plotter and data analysis tool.
Altair MotionView Multibody dynamics pre-processor.
Altair TableView Spreadsheet capabilities.
Altair TextView HTML-based text editor.
Altair MediaView Media viewer.
Altair Collaboration Tools Suite of tools for collaboration, data management.
Altair HyperView Player Plug-in and stand-alone utility to share and visualize 3D CAE models and results.
Altair HyperStudy Multi-Disciplinary Design Exploration, Study and Optimization software.
Altair HyperLife Fatigue life and durability prediction workflow.
Altair SimLab Multiphysics workflows with CAD associativity.
Altair ConnectMe Conveniently start and update Altair HyperWorks and Partner Alliance products from one GUI.


Suite of finite element and multibody dynamics solvers for design and optimization.
Product Description
Altair OptiStruct Optimization-enabled structural analysis solver for linear and nonlinear simulation under static and dynamic loadings.
Altair Radioss Crash, safety, and impact solver for highly nonlinear problems under dynamic loadings.
Altair MotionSolve Multi-body system simulation.
Altair HyperXtrude A suite of solvers for manufacturing process simulation.
Altair Manufacturing Solver A state-of-the-art solver suite for manufacturing applications that is built on a parallel, modular and extensible framework that is suitable for simulations of manufacturing processes.
Altair AcuSolve General, all-purpose finite element computational fluid dynamics (CFD) solver.
Altair Feko Comprehensive computational electromagnetics (CEM) code used widely in the telecommunications, automobile, space and defense industries.
Altair Flux Electromagnetic and thermal simulations of electromotors, actuators, sensors, cables, induction heating, and much more.
Altair FluxMotor Electric rotating motor design.
Altair nanoFluidX Particle-based (SPH) fluid dynamics simulation to predict fluid flow around complex geometries under complicated motion.
Altair ultraFluidX Ultra-fast solver to predict aerodynamic properties of vehicles, buildings, environmental and motorsport applications.
Altair Multiscale Designer Used for seamless integration of modeling, simulation, testing, uncertainty quantification and optimization of composite materials and structures at multiple spatial and temporal scales.
Altair Seam Provides high frequency vibro-acoustic solutions to the automotive, aerospace, naval and heavy equipment industries.

Manufacturing Solutions

Unified environment for manufacturing process simulation, analysis, and design optimization.
Product Description
HyperXtrude An easy to use interface for HyperXtrude solvers to simulate metal extrusion, polymer extrusion, and metal rolling.
HyperForm A unique finite element-based sheet metal forming simulation software solution.
HyperMold A highly efficient and customized environment for setting up models for injection molding simulation with Moldflow and Moldex3D, and resin transfer molding simulation with HyperXtrude RTM solver.
HyperWeld An efficient interface for setting up models and analyzing friction stir welding with the HyperXtrude solver.
Results Mapper HyperCrash-based tool that provides a framework to initialize a structural model with results from a forming simulation.
Important: To access the tool, use a version of Altair HyperWorks prior to version 2024.

Simulation-Driven Design

Altair HyperWorks includes a full set of design tools helping designers and engineers in the early stages of the product development cycle. Applications include system-level simulation, concept and generative design, industrial design and rendering.
Product Description
Altair Twin Activate For multi-disciplinary system simulation (1D).
Altair Compose For math calculations, scripting, data analysis and visualization (0D).
Altair Embed For embedded system development (code generation).
Altair Inspire Innovative morphogenesis form generation technology.
Altair Inspire Cast Fast, easy, accurate and affordable casting simulation environment.
Altair Inspire Extrude Metal Simulation environment for metal extrusion.
Altair Inspire Extrude Polymer Simulation environment for polymer extrusion.
Altair Inspire Form Stamping simulation environment to optimize designs, simulate robust manufacturing and reduce material costs.
Altair Inspire Friction Stir Welding For simulating friction stir welding.
Altair Inspire Mold Provides a modern integrated approach to streamline design for manufacturing of injection molded components.
Altair Inspire PolyFoam A modern integrated approach to design for manufacturing (DFM) for polyurethane molding and foaming processes.
Altair Inspire Render 3D rendering and animation application that enables users to quickly generate photo-realistic renderings and animations of their products.
Altair Inspire Resin Transfer Molding Used to simulate the process of resin transfer molding and its variants such as vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding.
Altair Inspire Studio Software solution that enables designers, architects, and digital artists to create, evaluate and visualize design ideas faster than ever before.
Altair SimSolid Simulation application that performs statics, dynamics, and thermal analyses of structural systems without use of a mesh.