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Ansys Minerva Getting Started Administrator Training

Course Overview

This course teaches the essential skills to administrate the SPDM system Ansys Minerva. This enables attendees to maintain and configure Ansys Minerva according to their company’s requirements with respect to Simulation Process, Data and HPC Management. Instructor lectures and hands-on workshops cover an introduction into the general configuration framework as well as deep dives into typical configuration scenarios.

The course is organized into different modules, where Module 01 provides a comprehensive overview of the fundamental principles of system while Module 02 to 04 describe specific information concerning using the configuration options to model simulation processes and to adapt the data model with respect to 3rd party file formats and solver execution.



  • Attendance of the Aras Innovator Configuring Solutions training (offered by ARAS) is recommended but not required
  • Attendance of the Ansys Minerva end user training is recommended but not required
  • Software Savory with data and process management systems is recommended but not required
  • A technical education and background in PLM systems is recommended but not required
  • Engineering Degree is not required

Target Audience: 

IT Admins, Ansys Minerva Admins

Teaching Method:

Lectures and computer practical sessions to validate acquired knowledge.

Learning Path


Learning Outcome

  • Understand the fundamental framework of Ansys Minerva, such as User Management and Data Model of Ansys Minerva
  • Learn how to use the configuration options of Ansys Minerva to extend the data model
  • Learn how to configure Dashboards, Applications and HPC connectivity

 Available Dates

Currently, no training dates available

Learning Options

Training materials for this course are available with an Ansys Learning Hub Subscription. If there is no active public schedule available, private training can be arranged. Please contact us.


This is a 1-day classroom course covering both lectures and workshops.

Classroom Day 1

  • Module 01: Introduction to Configuration
  • Lecture 01: Introduction to Configuration
  • Workshop 01.1: Configuring a project folder
  • Module 02: Adding support for custom files
  • Lecture 02: Adding support for custom files
  • Module 03: Configuring Job Submission
  • Lecture 03: Configuring Job Submission
  • Module 04: Configuring Job Templates
  • Lecture 04: Configuring Job Templates
  • Workshop 04.1: Configuring Job Templates