Tecplot and CONVERGE Join Forces!

As of June 1, 2018, each CONVERGE license will include a complimentary license of Tecplot 360, giving CONVERGE users access to Tecplot 360’s powerful CFD visualization and analysis tools. Read the press release.

CONVERGE users have access to Tecplot for CONVERGE for free. Tecplot for CONVERGE is distributed and licensed by Convergent Science and can be downloaded at https://download.convergecfd.com/download/. To obtain a license, please contact support@convergecfd.com.

Tecplot For CONVERGE Licensing

Tecplot for CONVERGE is a limited version of Tecplot 360. It contains nearly all of the functionality of the full version. It is not limited in cell count, processor count, plot details or data alteration. Tecplot for CONVERGE is limited in supported output file formats, GUI-only Python scripting (PyTecplot), and has no access to Chorus or SZL Server. A license of Tecplot for CONVERGE is included with each CONVERGE license. The full version of Tecplot 360 can be purchased separately from us. Here is a table showing the differences.

Tecplot for CONVERGE vs. full version of Tecplot 360

Feature Tecplot For CONVERGE Tecplot 360
Licensing Download from Convergent Science Download from Tecplot, Inc.
Platform Support Windows/Linux Windows/Linux/Mac
Watermark Convergent Science branding No
Supported file formats *.out1, Tecplot2, CGNS3 No limitations
Python Scripting (PyTecplot) GUI only GUI & Batch mode4
Tecplot Macros GUI only GUI & Batch mode
XY Plotting Yes Yes
2D Plotting Yes Yes
3D Plotting Yes Yes
# Pages 1 Unlimited
# Frames per Page 5 Unlimited
# of CPUs Unlimited Unlimited
Tecplot Chorus No Yes4
Remote Data via SZL Server No Yes4

1 Support available Summer 2018
2 Tecplot output from post_convert only
3 Support available Fall 2018
4 Available with TecPLUS support & maintenance subscription

How To Use Tecplot For CONVERGE

To get you up and running as fast as possible we have created this 20-minute video clip. It gives you a tour of Tecplot 360 and shows you how to use common analysis tools, including the post_convert utility, loading cell-averaged output files, parcels, slices, animation and movie file export, isosurfaces, streamtraces and using Python. You can also download the scripts and read the full transcription »

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CONVERGE users have access to Tecplot for CONVERGE for free. Tecplot for CONVERGE is distributed and licensed by Convergent Science and can be downloaded at https://download.convergecfd.com/download/. To obtain a license, please contact support@convergecfd.com.

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