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Ansys Cloud Direct provides current Ansys Mechanical, Ansys Fluent, Ansys Electronics Dekstop, Ansys LS-Dyna, Ansys Speos and Ansys Discovery users with easy access to on-demand high-performance computing (HPC) in the cloud from within Ansys desktop applications. Without involvement from your information technology team, Ansys Cloud Direct helps you solve with maximum computing power, slashing your time to solution.

With an Ansys Cloud Direct trial, you can experience running Ansys simulations in the cloud at no cost. Your trial includes a free subscription to Ansys Cloud Direct with access to Ansys solvers and cloud hardware.

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About Ansys Cloud Direct Trial

Requirements: An installation of Ansys 2019 R2 or later is recommended and a license of Mechanical, Fluent, Electronics Desktop, LS-Dyna, Speos, or Discovery. Non-Ansys users can evaluate Ansys Cloud Direct by leveraging In Browser Interactive experience working like a virtual display infrastructure (VDI).

Trial Features: During the trial period, leverage the many capabilities that bundle with a paid Ansys Cloud Direct service subscription, including:

  • Access Ansys Cloud Direct Forum: Obtain answers to your questions about the service.
  • Utilize Ansys Cloud Direct’s web portal to download the desktop app.
  • Solve your Mechanical, Fluent, Ansys HFSS, Ansys SIwave, Ansys Q3D, Ansys Icepak and Ansys Maxwell models on preconfigured virtual machines using Microsoft® Azure™.
  • Monitor your job progress from within your desktop application or via the web portal.
  • Visualize your 3D results in a cloud-based post-processor.
  • Use Ansys Cloud Direct’s remote desktop application to access all features of Ansys software completely via the cloud, including interactive pre- and post-processing.
  • Store your simulation data in Ansys Cloud Direct.
  • Transfer data to and from Ansys Cloud Direct.
  • Receive complete technical support from Ansys flagship product and HPC experts.


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