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Tecplot and CPFD Software Announce Partnership

Barracuda Virtual Reactor® licenses to include a limited complimentary Tecplot 360 license

BELLEVUE, WASHINGTON (June 27, 2019) – Tecplot is pleased to announce the formation of a new partnership with CPFD Software. CPFD’s simulation software, Barracuda Virtual Reactor, is a leading physics-based software package to maximize productivity in several verticals including, but not limited to, thermal and chemically reacting behavior inside a fluidized bed reactor. After July 1, new releases of Barracuda Virtual Reactor will include a complimentary limited Tecplot license called Tecplot for Barracuda, giving users access to Tecplot 360’s powerful CFD visualization and analysis tools.

“We are looking forward to our partnership with CPFD Software. CPFD has a great team and a fantastic software package. We are excited to help their user base seamlessly use Tecplot 360 for their post-processing and data visualization needs.”

Tom Chan, President of Tecplot, Inc.

Tecplot’s visualization and analysis software products have earned a reputation for technical excellence making this partnership a perfect fit with CPFD Software. Several of our customers are already familiar with Tecplot 360 and we expect this combination to deliver significant value through the increased functionality, efficiency and insight it brings to simulation work done with Barracuda Virtual Reactor.”

Rajat Barua, President of CPFD Software

Simulation of a cyclonic separation device,

Simulation of a cyclonic separation device, visualized with Tecplot for Barracuda

About Tecplot, Inc.

An operating company of Toronto-based Constellation Software, Inc. (CSI), Tecplot is the leading independent developer of visualization and analysis software for engineers and scientists. CSI is a public company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CSU). CSI acquires, manages and builds software businesses that provide mission-critical solutions in specific vertical markets.

Tecplot visualization and analysis software allows customers using desktop computers and laptops to quickly analyze and understand information hidden in complex data, and communicate their results to others via professional images and animations. The company’s products are used by more than 47,000 technical professionals around the world.

Margaret Connelly
Marketing Manager, Tecplot, Inc.
(425) 653-1200


CPFD Software is the global leader in CFD simulation of industrial fluidization systems. CPFD provides its proprietary Barracuda Virtual Reactor simulation solutions worldwide through software licensing, applications support, and engineering services. 

Miranda Fischer
Media & Partner Relations, CPFD, LLC
(505) 275-3849