ANSA Pre-processor

Announcement on 22.06.2020: Due to the very limited use of ANSA on High-Performance Systems at LRZ, the ANSA support including installations and license server has been taken off. Please do write us a ticket if you want to communicate on this matter with a subject ANSA via

What is ANSA?

ANSA is an advanced multidisciplinary CAE pre-processing tool that provides all the necessary functionality for the full-model build-up, from CAD data to ready-to-run solver input file, in a single integrated environment[1]

Getting Started

The LRZ had previously licenses for the ANSA preprocessor for a limited period of time and only until January 2019. Due to lack of user interest this ANSA license(s) had been discontinued and therefore LRZ cannot provide any ANSA support any longer. In case of substantial user interest plese contact our help desk LRZ support or contact the software manufacturer Beta CAE Systems directly.
For ANSA licenses being obtained by users directly through Beta CAE Systems the LRZ can provide license server hosting services.

User Support

In case of any observed issues in the usage of the ANSA software via LRZ managed compute resources/license server or any arising questions, please feel free to contact the LRZ support.