START-UPS

Solutions for Entrepreneurs & Start-ups

Free SOLIDWORKS CAD software for Entreprenuers and Start-ups

We support new companies

SOLIDX are proud to be part of the SOLIDWORKS Entrepreneur program.

We support new & innovative business in the UK to kick-start their product development process in those crucial early years.

SOLIDWORKS has become the industry standard CAD development platform, used by over 6.5 million designers & engineers accross the globe.

Many early-stage companies may not be in a position to purchase commercial licenses, but we don’t want that to stand in your way.

SOLIDX will provide eligible companies with the full suite of SOLIDWORKS CAD, Simulation, Electrical & Technical Communication software for free, for 12 months.

The following Start-up programs are available

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Start-up Program

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Successful applicants to the Start-up program will receive:

  • 12 months free access to full suite of SOLIDWORKS development tools for up to 5 users
  • Dedicated technical support from the SOLIDX Customer Support Team
  • Preferential discounts on SOLIDWORKS training courses from the SOLIDX Team
  • Co-marketing opportunities to enhance your companies brand

To be eligible for the Start-up offers you must:

  • Have been in business for less than 3 years
  • Have less than $1 Million in funding or lifetime revenue
  • Your company must be working on a physical product, with a view to release to market
  • Not be a current SOLIDWORKS customer

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Scale-up Program

Not eligible as a Start-up? You may be eligible as a Scale-up.

Successful applicants to the Scale-up program will receive:

  • Heavy discounts for full suite of SOLIDWORKS development tools for up to 5 users, for 12 months
  • Dedicated technical support from the SOLIDX Customer Support Team
  • Preferential discounts on SOLIDWORKS training courses from the SOLIDX Team
  • Co-marketing opportunities to enhance your companies brand

To be eligible for the Scale-up offers you must:

  • Have been in business for less than 5 years
  • Have less than $5 Million in funding or lifetime revenue
  • Your company must be working on a physical product, with a view to release to market
  • Not be a current SOLIDWORKS customer

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Year 1 | Discover

Zero and low cost software solutions for eligible startup applicants accepted to the Start-up Program

Year 2 | Adopt

Grow with 70% off all cloud solutions

Year 3 | Expand

Scale with 50% off all cloud solutions

Why Choose SOLIDWORKS for your Start-up?

For your start-up, SOLIDWORKS is the perfect design platform that covers the entire development process. You will enjoy user-friendly & industry proven 3D modeling, simulation, visualisation & data management tools, ensuring efficient design iterations.

Additionally, all SOLIDWORKS CAD licenses now include access to cloud-native data management from the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, providing robust revision control and eliminating the need for an expensive server infrastructure.

As the most widely used CAD package in mainstream industry, you will have access to a thriving community and seamless compatibility with industry-standard tools & processes. Choosing SOLIDWORKS with cloud-native data management streamlines design, fosters innovation, and accelerates success in the competitive market.

SOLIDWORKS Products available

Choose from the any of products to start your entrepreneurial journey

SOLIDWORKS

SOLIDWORKS Premium

Simulation

SOLIDWORKS Simulation
Flow Simulation
SOLIDWORKS Plastics

Electrical

SOLIDWORKS Electrical
Professional

Communication

SOLIDWORKS Composer
Visualize Professional
SOLIDWORKS MBD
SOLIDWORKS Inspection

Manufacturing

SOLIDWORKS CAM Professional

Data Management

SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard
3DEXPERIENCE Cloud data management

About the Startup Program

Scale-up case study - Mimbly

Entrepreneur case study

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