Features & Benefits
A minimum subscription of 12 months is required, but subscriptions for 18 or 24 months are available.
Solid Edge Foundation is a hybrid 2D/3D CAD system that uses synchronous technology for accelerated design, faster change, and improved imported reuse, Rapid Blue – a series of unique capabilities for robust complex shape creation, a user interface that makes Solid Edge the easiest to adopt of all mechanical CAD products. Fully integrated design management with Insight, using standard Windows technology. Embedded assembly and BOM management, revisioning, release processes, and collaboration tools. Also includes process specific workflows for sheet metal, frames, plastic and cast parts. Assembly tools that make it practical to work with large assemblies. Advanced tools for 2D drawing creation, including workflows to transition smoothly from 2D to 3D, detailing and automatic dimensioning controls that comply with ISO, ANSI, BSI, UNI, DIN, ESKD and JIS. Translators for: DXF, DWG, DGN, SAT, IGES, STEP, SLDPRT (3D), NX, EMS, MDS, STL and XML. Also data migration tools for Pro-E, Inventor, I-DEAS and Mechanical Desk Top where a donor system license exists).
Solid Edge Foundation is a SUBSET of Solid Edge Classic and does not include the following:
- Machinery Library
- Piping Library
- Simulation Express
- Engineering Reference
- Advanced Rendering and Animation
- Insight (Add-on)