PTC Software
Creo Elements/Direct: Direct Modeling CAD & PDM Software

Creo Elements/Direct – formerly CoCreate - is a complete design environment, offering 3D CAD and 2D CAD, CAE and integrated product data management (PDM). A broad set of add-on design modules brings additional product development capabilities to Creo Elements/Direct CAD and PDM products. Creo Elements/Direct provides speed, flexibility, and responsiveness-to-change for customers facing short design cycles, one-off product designs, or companies demanding a lightweight design process. This direct modeling approach to 3D CAD software design delivers faster design cycles and flexibility to the 3D design.

By investing in Creo Elements/Direct today, you can immediately realize the proven performance benefits of PTC’s industry leading direct modeling technology, with the confidence in knowing that your investments will be fully compatible with Creo, the design software solution set to deliver break-through productivity gains. What’s more, all current CoCreate 2D and 3D data are also fully compatible with the Creo product family.

Features & Benefits

  • Lightweight design process driven by an direct modeling approach to 3D CAD
  • Fastest way to create and modify 3D designs
  • Easiest 3D CAD system to learn and use
  • Flexible approach for unexpected and radical changes to 3D designs or design teams, and flexible for working with multi-source CAD data
  • Connected product family that leverages CAD data for downstream applications
  • Scalable environment for all sizes of companies and products