AMD vs. Intel — Is It Time for Abaqus Users to Switch?

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The Situation AMD just announced the upcoming generation of Zen 3-based EPYC processors at CES 2021, and if you’ve built a computer recently, either for yourself or your business, you’ve probably had to answer the question — am I going Intel or AMD? For a number of years, Intel has been the clear answer, so much so that science and engineering software like Abaqus may partially rely on Intel-specific technology. You may not even find AMD in your vendor’s list […]

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How to Install Abaqus

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Abaqus 2017-2020 on Windows Get the setup files for Abaqus by following these instructions for download SIMULIA software. The setup files will be in the form of .TAR archives. The retrieved .TAR files need to be extracted in a way that allows their contents to mix together. We recommend installing the free 7-Zip program and using the “Extract here” option (see screenshots in the Abaqus 2016 section below). After extraction you should have a subdirectory named “AM_SIM_Abaqus_Extend.AllOS” containing all the […]

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