Product Updates

MSC Apex Fossa Product Release

Product Updates ID    PUD9526
Status:    Published
Published date:    10/15/2016
Updated:    10/26/2017
Reported In:   MSC Apex
Created with Version:   MSC Apex


We are pleased to announce the release of MSC Apex Fossa!

This release delivers new functionalities and major enhancements in many areas.

Key Highlights:

  1. Model Preparation
    1. New Geometry Tools – Split, merge, and mirror geometry
    2. New Connections – Define additional connection types that regenerate when modeling changes occur
    3. New Loads and Boundary Conditions – Specify local coordinate systems and remote application locations of loads and constraints
  2. Simulation
    1. Dynamic Frequency Response – Gain early insight into vibration behavior and develop effective design solutions

Other Enhancements:

  • Seed point at hole center when defeaturing
  • Mesh quality workflow improvement
  • Mesh quality support for 3D elements
  • Labels in result exploration for Hexahedral elements
  • Windows 10 support

Several issues identified in the past release are also addressed, the details of which can be found in the documentation.

For more information, please refer to the MSC Apex Release Guide.

MSC Apex Fossa is available for download at the Solution Download Center:

Installation Instructions

MSC Apex Fossa Installation Guide


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