Simumatik Blog

Latest news, updates and developments to keep you informed.

Seamless Platform Updates

April 2021

Seamless updates can keep your software up-to-date without the headache of downloading and installing patches and upgrades. Do you want to know how we do it? Then, keep reading!

Gateway update – 3rd Party Connections

March 2021

Simumatik has updated its gateway as open source, to enable greater connectivity to third-party hardware and software for users.

Friction & Bounciness

March 2021

Systems in Simumatik emulate multiple aspects of how components interact, such as electronic ports, pneumatics and programmable behaviour. Here, we take a look at how two physical attributes work, friction and bounciness.

Options for modeling collisions

February 2021

Simumatik gives the user total control with how to represent each component’s collision. You can easily create several collisions with different geometries, placed at different locations, thanks to the help of the Component Editor.

Progress report – February 2021

February 2021

Here we summarise our top platform developments and progress for our users. This month we talk about updates to the UI and the introduction of standard plan free trials.

Tips for using Blender with Simumatik

January 2021

Some tips on utilising Blender to make awesome 3D assets in the Simumatik Platform.

How difficult is it to build a system?

December 2020

Building an emulation model of a system in Simumatik is actually much easier than building it in reality. Simumatik follows a “component-based” modelling approach.

Levels of detail in Emulation Models

November 2020

Deciding the level of detail in a model is a crucial step. One of the most important things to keep in mind is there needs to be a trade-off between the time spent building the model and the actual economic benefit from using it.

Progress report – November 2020

November 2020

Here we summarise our top platform developments and progress for our users. This month we talk about the new component editor, Python programming and further integrations.

Helping to keep education on track

November 2020

Simumatik has been proud to have played a part in enabling students to continue with their studies remotely during the Covid-19 Pandemic.

Workshop with Uppsala University

November 2020

4 half-day workshops with students at Uppsala University to explore virtual commissioning and modelling.