Engineering & Design

Modernize your product and production design efforts and scale new products using innovative cloud solutions. 

Get to market faster with engineering and design in the cloud

Speed engineering efforts and lower development costs.

Focus on your product and production design, not on the infrastructure needed to make it happen.
Accelerate time-to-market while innovating faster. Discover how AWS storage capabilities, High Performance Computing (HPC), and global scale can help transform design, engineering, and simulation efforts to increase agility and innovation.
AWS for Manufacturing - Product & Production Design


Innovate faster
High Performance Computing (HPC) allows product developers and engineers to solve complex problems using model-based design and large-scale, parallel simulations.
Lower infrastructure costs
Quickly deploy and scale solutions to reduce your total cost of ownership (TCO). AWS offers virtually unlimited storage and compute capability for ‘burst’ engineering workloads at a lower cost.
Improve collaboration
Collaborate more efficiently and securely with centralized cloud access and global data management, versus emailing critical data files, or using file sharing sites.

Engineering & Design Solutions

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Computer Aided Engineering

Optimize productivity for a global workforce of engineers using simulation and modeling applications.

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Engineering Design Applications & Desktops

Let employees provision tools through the engineer solution portal without having to worry about aging infrastructure.

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Product Lifecycle Management

Meet availability and compliance requirements, while also achieving increased PLM performance and eliminating data silos.

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Scale-Out Computing on AWS

The Scale-Out Computing on AWS solution helps customers deploy and operate a multiuser environment for computationally intensive workflows, such as computer-aided engineering (CAE).

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PTC Onshape SaaS CAD Solution

The SaaS Onshape product development platform is the only cloud-based CAD solution on the market today and enables design and engineering teams to access their design documents, collaborating, communicating and creating new designs, from any web-based device.

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Siemens Simcenter STAR-CCM+

Simcenter STAR-CCM+ is a Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) tool that offers an integrated all-in-one platform, automated meshing, pipelined workflow, multiphysics, and flexible licensing.

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Get started with select AWS services

Secure and resizable compute capacity for virtually any workload
Object storage built to retrieve any amount of data from anywhere
Monitor and optimize operations by easily creating digital twins of real-world systems
Build applications that help robot fleets work together seamlessly

Customer stories

Realize the benefits of virtually unlimited storage capabilities to increase agility and productivity while reducing costs.

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Autodesk on AWS

Watch this video to see how continuous experimentation has enabled Autodesk to keep a sharp focus on meeting--and exceeding--evolving customer needs.

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Autodesk on AWS
SRAM accelerates bicycle design with Autodesk on AWS
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SRAM accelerates bicycle design with Autodesk on AWS

SRAM, which designs and manufactures bicycle components, needed to build a lighter crank arm that still retained the same strength and performance.  On the AWS cloud, SRAM was able to execute rider-test simulations in minutes instead of hours.

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Valeo Siemens eAutomotive Uses Teamcenter on AWS to Drive e-Mobility
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Valeo Siemens eAutomotive uses Teamcenter on AWS to drive e-Mobility

After the electric component manufacturer migrated its on-premises deployment to AWS, they scaled from 400 to 1,200 users over a five-year period of rapid growth—all with almost zero unplanned downtime.

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Carrier and AWS Transform the Cold Chain

Carrier and AWS transform the cold chain

Carrier is collaborating with AWS to develop the Lynx digital platform, a connected cold chain solution designed to improve outcomes for temperature-sensitive cargo, including food, medicine, and vaccines.

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Altium Enables Remote Electronics Design with Altium 365 on AWS
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Altium enables remote electronics design with Altium 365 on AWS

Learn how Altium is transforming the electronics industry through a digital service that connects Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design to the supply chain and the manufacturing floor.

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Industrial Executive's Guide to Cloud Security

Empower industrial digital transformation with the highest standards in security, compliance, and privacy.

Innovate with key industry partners

Discover purpose-built AWS services from an extensive network of industry-leading AWS Partners who have demonstrated technical expertise and customer success in building manufacturing solutions on AWS.

Siemens Digital Enterprise Suite built on AWS provides the technical foundation for its customer’s digital enterprise supporting their digital transformation.

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Rescale's highly scalable cloud platform is used by leading aerospace, automotive, oil & gas, and life sciences companies to help engineers and scientists run large-scale engineering simulations.

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A leader in 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software, Autodesk has been steadily expanding its use of AWS and decreasing its data-center footprint to speed and streamline development.

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PTC helps industrial companies create value for themselves, their customers, and the world. Its ThingWorx® IoT platform enables organizations to create IoT applications and generate business value for a variety of use cases.

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HCL Technologies (HCL) is a Premier Consulting Partner that builds and provides enterprise cloud computing solutions on the AWS platform.

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Infosys is a global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing and next-generation services in the areas of mobility, sustainability, big data, and cloud computing.

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