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About Software Cradle

Software Cradle Co., Ltd. is an innovative provider of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation software. Established in 1984, the company has pursued to offer unique, innovation focused, and highly reliable CFD solutions that enhance customers’ product quality and creativity. In 2016, the company joined MSC Software Corporation (headquartered in Newport Beach California, US), the worldwide leader in the field of multidiscipline simulation. As a truly global company, Software Cradle delivers all-inclusive multi-physics solutions. 

For more information about MSC Software Corporation, please visit:
- MSC Software Corporation: https://www.mscsoftware.com

Company outline

Company Name Software Cradle Co., Ltd.
President and CEO Makoto Shibahara
Head Office 3-4-5, Umeda, Kita-ku Osaka 530-0001, Japan
T:+81 6 6343 5641 F:+81 6 6343 5580
Branch Offices Tokyo Office
2-2-1 Kandanishiki-cho, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-0054, Japan
T:+81 3 6275 0870 F:+81 50 3153 0059
Established March 22, 1984
Number of employees 96 [approx. 1,300 employees under MSC Software group] (as of July 31, 2021)
Businesses • Development of numerical calculation software
• Development and provision of CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) software
• Software product planning and marketing
• Support for MSC Software’s engineering and sales operation
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