The 3DEXPERIENCE Works portfolio 


The 3DEXPERIENCE platform brings together individuals, concepts, information, and solutions within a unified collaborative and interactive setting, integrating virtual and physical realms to provide a comprehensive real-time overview of their business operations and ecosystem.


Coupled with SOLIDWOKRS, the 3DEXPERIENCE platform is suitable for small and medium-sized companies.Whether you are a student, a self-employed contractor, or part of a small business, 3DEXPERIENCE WORKS is made for you!


The 3DEXPERIENCE enables to manage the entire product lifecycle, available in the cloud, share and collaborate on your projects anywhere, anytime. SOLIDWORKS is automatically updated and regularly enhanced with new features to protect you from new IT threats.


The best of SOLIDWORKS and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform are combined in a single platform to provide companies with a seamless and collaborative working environment in the cloud.




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What are the benefits of the 3DEXPERIENCE software?

  • A centralized repository indexed on your company’s server allowing version tracking and data unity
  • Optimization of workflows to ensure complete traceability, essential to some core businesses
  • Better quality products, designed faster and at lower cost
  • Secure access to data with features to create filtered views so that everyone sees only what is allowed
  • A fluid collaboration between the members of the project allowing a digital continuity
  • One integrated system
  • Final assembly can take place at the same time



What features does the solution offer?

The 3DEXPERIENCE software allows you to gain in productivity. It has all the functionalities inherent in design, optimization, modelling, photo realistic rendering or simulation tools.


  • The solution gives you the ability to design without limits within a single modeling environment.
  • Create 3d models with easily thanks to the many possibilities of geometric shapes.
  • It allows the management of tools for the entire product lifecycle : administration, data storage, intellectual property management and functionalities to manage versions and revisions. The 3DEXPERIENCE platform allows you to work in a secure environment connected to all 3DEXPERIENCE users. 


The 3DEXPERIENCE Works solution portfolio offers a global view of your company’s entire activity. Thanks to a fully integrated, seamless interface, you can collaborate with your team, work in real time, on any device and in a secure environment.


Who is this solution for?

The 3DEXPERIENCE design platform is available to everyone. The online design tools allow you to take advantage of the flexibility of the cloud.


The platform has many tools for manufacturing your designs through CNC programming and directly in the 3DEXPERIENCE environment within the platform.


Discover the 3 year program for entrepreneurs and develop your own products. The multi-entrepreneur program supports you over a period of 3 years in order to increase your capacity and adapt your software costs as your turnover increases.


  • Benefit from the first year of free access to SOLIDWORKS with advanced functionalities and low cost functions allowing you to use simulation tools based on Abaqus, or design tools like CATIA for example. +90% discount on all our advanced specific solutions (SIMULATION, GOVERNANCE, VISUALIZATION…)
  • The second year: 70% discount on all our Cloud solutions
  • The third year: 50% discount on all our Cloud solutions


The solution will provide you with many benefits: data security, team collaboration and data sharing, remote working, structuring of development projects and access to online helpdesk. There are many features of the platform.


What are the conditions to apply for this program? Your company was created less than three years ago, you have less than €1M in capital and less than €1M in turnover. To know the other conditions and to know if you are eligible for this program, please fill in the form.


The 3DEXPERIENCE platform allows students to create teams projects, using 3DEXPERIENCE design tools.


  • Dashboards provide a way to share work on the cloud.
  • The experts remain at your disposal to answer all your questions, to ensure a follow-up. You can also obtain certification through the training courses

    are provided free of charge. 3DEXPERIENCE students are useful for learning, sharing, communicating and collaborating.


SOLIDWORKS application fields

3DEXPERIENCE enables engineers and designers to create, conceptualize, communicate, manage and transform their innovative ideas into product designs, all in the cloud. You can manage all stages of your product lifecycle.


What are the benefits of 3DEXPERIENCE for design and engineering?

  • Quickly design products using parametric modelling, subdivision and direct editing tools
  • Manage design on your own with agile design and management tools in a single modeling environment
  • Share your design data using collaboration tools


Discipline :

  • Equipment Systems
  • Mechanics
  • Shape and Style


The 3DEXPERIENCE platform enables product development to be managed from planning through to development and final launch.


What are the management benefits of 3DEXPERIENCE?

  • Reduce design time with methods to review and reuse intellectual property
  • Improve productivity
  • Reduce the cost of physical prototypes and improve time to market
  • Keep your current CAD system while leveraging the power of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to connect your business
  • Connect all the stakeholders
  • Reduce development time and increase speed to market
  • Improve collaboration and design review across departments, partners and suppliers in a single or mixed CAD environment
  • Simplify change management in a multi-disciplinary environment
  • Optimize access to design data by managing multi-CAD design data in a secure environment


Discipline :

  • Collaboration
  • Development and Delivery
  • Planning
  • Sourcing and standardisation


What are the benefits of 3DEXPERIENCE for manufacturing and production?

  • Enable design and manufacturing teams to work at the same time
  • Reduce design errors between each phase
  • Accelerate time to manufacturing

Discipline :

  • Collaborative Operations
  • Manufacturing
  • Factory Automation
  • Process Engineering


Improve product reliability, performance and safety with fast, accurate simulation. The solution allows you to evaluate design and material alternatives before committing to manufacturing or physical prototypes.


What are the benefits of 3DEXPERIENCE for simulation?

  • Increase product performance by reducing quality issues
  • Optimize simulation capabilities and productivity through modeling, simulation and visualization technologies
  • Use design geometry in a designer-centric simulation environment
  • Break down organizational silos and exploit the value of end-to-end workflows


Discipline :

  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Electromagnetics
  • Motion
  • Plastic Injection
  • Examples of simulation
  • Structure


What are the benefits of 3DEXPERIENCE for marketing and sales?

  • Create high-quality, engaging photorealistic content in the cloud, on any device, at any time
  • Leverage 3D for product communication with the collaborative capabilities of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform
  • Gain an unparalleled experience in planning, creating and delivering your marketing content from ideation to market


Discipline :

  • Marketing content creation



Would you like to buy a license? Find out about our different 3DEXPERIENCE SOLIDWORKS packages adapted to your needs and expectations.

SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD software coupled with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform will enable you to take benefit from a wide range of features such as secure data lifecycle management, finite element simulation, parametric modelling and much more!


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