Performing a design space and performance optimization with desktop-centric tools comes with significant barriers to entry that prevents design studies from taking place across many applications. By leveraging the power of end-to-end shape optimization completely in the cloud, the cost of expensive hardware and software maintenance fees are eliminated.
The Modelica language offers first class support for representing system architecture in models. This enables both architecture exploration and the development of product families.
Whitepaper by Chad Jackson, analyst, researcher and blogger with Lifecycle Insights