Extend your existing software or create custom applications with Ansys technology.

At Ansys, we pride ourselves on the fact that our products address many problems that our customers don’t even know they have yet. That means we also like to think that our products can solve every problem that our customers can conceive of.

But we don’t let our optimism cloud our judgment. We know it’s impossible to create products that do everything under the sun — and that’s not always what the situation calls for anyway. Sometimes you already have a tool that’s better for your particular purpose, or you need the flexibility to design one. Our software development kits put Ansys technology on your development workbench and enable you to solve your own problems, in your own way.

Related Capabilities

STK Engine

Add STK’s capabilities to your existing software or build custom applications.


Automate Systems Tool Kit (STK) and integrate it with other applications to extend its capabilities.

STK Components

Build custom applications on a foundation of STK’s algorithms and capabilities.

Developer Tools at a Glance