Simio Academic Simulation Products

State of the Art Simulation Software and the Educational Materials to Inspire the Next-Generation

The future of simulation modeling is being defined by intelligent object-based simulation software and relying on yesterday’s simulation technologies limits the educational experiences your student’s receive. So, what can you do to change the status quo and adequately prepare your students for a changing world? By updating the simulation software you currently use to Simio’s state of the art intelligent object-based software.

Simio offers an extensive range of academic simulation products to educators and students interested in teaching or learning simulation modeling. The range of academic products available to educators and students include free versions of Simio simulation software and paid options with unlimited features.

Simio Personal Edition

Interested in taking advantage of cutting edge intelligent object-based simulation software? Then the Simio Personal Edition is the perfect version for you. With Simio Personal Edition you get cutting edge technology worth thousands of dollars at no cost! This edition provides you with access to explore and learn about Simio’s simulation and scheduling features, as well as, the capabilities of an intelligent object-based simulation software. This version of Simio supports the development of:

  • 5 models
  • 30 objects
  • The execution of 30 steps using the fully functional Simio software.

Simio Academic Design Edition

Bring real-world scenarios to the classroom with the Simio Academic Design Edition which grants you limited access to Simio software used by businesses to optimize commercial facility operations. The Simio Academic Design Edition is similar to the commercial Simio Design Edition used globally for real-world applications.

Simio Academic Design Edition facilitates modeling, 3D animations, and object library development in academic institutions. The Academic Design Edition allows users to run experiments, access the built-in libraries, export tables, output analysis, and full add-on process utilization. Simio Academic Design Edition provides access to utilize the optimizing powers of OptQuest, a simulation optimization engine that delivers optimized solutions to simulated processes.

Simio Academic Design Edition is provided for educational purposes. It consists of a customizable title bar and a splash-screen that is limited for non-commercial use. Thus, the outputs of your simulation models are saved in an academic format which cannot be used in Simio Commercial Editions. This edition limits its use to:

  • 5 models
  • 200 objects
  • 150 steps using the full functions of Simio software

Simio Academic Design Edition license is provided to institutions under a 100% grant distribution. The license may come with server activation or node-locked activation which is offered with the option to renew the license every two years. Learn more about the Simio Academic Grant.

Simio Academic Design Unlimited Edition

Explore the unlimited simulation modeling and scheduling capabilities of Simio Software through the Simio Academic Design Unlimited Edition license for educational institutions. The license facilitates modeling, 3D animations, and provides access to built-in libraries and objects. The unlimited edition incorporates all features of the Academic Design Edition including the following important additions:

  • Access to unlimited models
  • Unlimited objects
  • Unlimited steps using Simio software’s full functionality

Note that the license may come with server activation or node-locked activation with the option to renew biannually. The output is saved in an academic format which cannot be used in the commercial software.

Simio Academic RPS Edition

Bring the digital twin to your classroom with the Simio Academic RPS Edition license. This license incorporates all the features of the Simio Academic Design Unlimited Edition and provides access to Simio software digital twin capabilities. With Simio Academic RPS Edition you gain access to:

  • Digital twin capabilities with scheduling such as data logging, target analysis etc.
  • 10 resources logged as rows in Gantt Charts
  • Unlimited object and steps using Simio’s full functionality

Simio Academic RPS Edition license is supplied with server activation or node-locked activation. The license is offered with the option to renew every two years. The license is distributed under a 100% grant to academic institutions within specific regions. The output is saved in an academic format which can’t be used in commercial software. Learn more about theSimio Academic Grant and how to apply.

Simio University Enterprise Unlimited Edition

University institutions interested in using the Simio software to its full potential for research and educational purposes can take advantage of the Simio University Enterprise Unlimited Edition license. The University Enterprise Unlimited Edition license enables faculties to remove the limitations with respect to the number of resources logged and targets. This edition comes as an upgrade of the Simio Academic RPS Edition and it is available to select academic institutions that demonstrate the need to use Simio software for admirable causes. Simio University Enterprise Unlimited Edition license is provided for only academic purposes which mean software output is in academic format and can’t be used in commercial software.

Simio Student Edition

If you are a student learning simulation and are interested in furthering your studies through personal use of state of the art simulation software, then the Simio Student Edition may just be the best option for you. Simio Student Edition is an easily accessible tool designed for students and it comes with the following features:

  • A limit of 5 models, 200 objects and 150 steps using Simio’s full functionality
  • Access to utilizing OptQuest to optimize simulation results
  • The output is saved using an academic format which can be used in commercial simulation software
  • A student-friendly fee of $25 USD for a renewable one-year license
  • A two-stage accessibility layer which includes asking your instructor for a download URL or link.

Simio Student Edition is provided for academic purposes and the output is in academic format which can’t be used on commercial simulation products.

Simio Student Unlimited Edition

You can take the next step to professional development by removing the limitations on the Simio Student Edition when you apply for and get the Simio Student Unlimited Edition. The Simio Student Unlimited Edition license comes with the following features and requirements to use the license:

  • Access to unlimited models
  • Unlimited objects
  • Unlimited steps using Simio software’s full functionality
  • Digital Twin capabilities
  • A student-friendly fee of $25 USD for a renewable one-year license
  • A two-stage accessibility layer which includes asking your instructor for a download URL or link.
  • Students must apply for an upgrade for the Simio Student Unlimited Edition
  • As a student, a case study of your work must be submitted to Simio (ehoward@simio.com)
  • Output is saved using an academic format which can be used in commercial simulation software

The Simio Student Unlimited Edition license is provided to students who show good cause working on innovative solutions with Simio Software.

Simio Student RPS Edition

Explore the possibilities of the digital twin alongside the cutting edge simulation modeling and scheduling tools Simio software has to offer by applying for the Simio Student RPS Edition license. Simio Student RPS Edition is an upgrade on the Simio Student Unlimited Edition and it comes with the following features and requirements:

  • Access to unlimited models
  • Unlimited objects
  • Unlimited steps using Simio software’s full functionality
  • A student-friendly fee of $25 USD for a renewable one-year license
  • A two-stage accessibility layer which includes asking your instructor for a download URL or link.
  • Students must apply for an upgrade for the Simio Student Unlimited Edition
  • As a student, a case study of your work must be submitted to Simio (ehoward@simio.com)
  • Output is saved using an academic format which can be used in commercial simulation software

Simio Academic Commercial Licenses

Simio offers exclusive discounts to academic departments using Simio software and intends to offer consultation services for commercial purposes and to commercial enterprises. It is important to note that the Simio Academic Grant Program does not cover the use of Simio software for commercial consultation opportunities. This does not mean your department does not get a discount. With the Simio Academic Commercial License academic institutions offering consulting services get:

  • A 35% discount off all Simio Commercial Editions
  • Output is saved in commercial formats which support its use on commercial software

To take advantage of the Simio Academic Commercial License, please contact Molly Arthur (marthur@simio.com) (+1-412-265-1425) to get started.

Simio Academic Support

At Simio, we appreciate the value of your academic programs, your business, and what it takes to educate students about simulation modeling and scheduling. To support the admirable work you do as educators, we offer extensive teaching tools and supportive programs with most materials offered freely to you. Educators can take advantage of the following academic support tools we offer:

  • Discounts on simulation modeling textbooks
  • Audiovisual teaching materials via YouTube
  • Free Canvas LMS courses which can be incorporated into your online LMS platforms
  • A supportive forum for students and teachers

You can contact us today to learn more about how we can ease your use of Simio software and our academic products through our (academic@simio.com ) email. Terms and conditions apply.

 

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