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Our entry-level software includes the essential features to start getting results with simulation.

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Make fast, informed decisions with our most popular and feature-rich simulation software.

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Desktop and web included

Empower your team with a three user license of SIMUL8 Professional and customized training included.

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Simul8 software comparison

SIMUL8 Basic

$1995 per license

SIMUL8 Professional

$4995 per license


$19995 for 3 users

Licensing options
Standard number of users per license 1 1 3+
Network license available
SIMUL8 Online access Included Included One account per seat included
Simulation framework
Build simulations of any size
Quickly model complex systems with Intelligent Objects
Advanced routing logic (for simulating Kanban, job shop and other systems) Limited
VSM (Value Stream Mapping)
Material Handling (conveyors, transporters, vehicles)
BPMN (Business Process Modeling Notation)
Continuous flow simulation
Agent based simulation (using State Charts)
Results and visualization
Detailed Results Manager for analysis down to individual object and transaction details
Dynamically customizable and animated on-screen charts
Export results to PDF and Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Create custom interfaces for your simulation (buttons, dialogs, and more) Limited
Advanced analysis
Distribution sensitivity analysis
Scenario Manager for rapidly testing multiple configurations
Stat::Fit included for distibution fitting Sold seperately
QptQuest for optimizing simulations Sold seperately
Advanced customization and security
Complete customization with Visual Logic coding language
Password protect any simulation and individual code sections
Data inputs & connectivity
Utilize 19 included distributions or create your own to match your processes
SIMUL8 XML format
Bulk import data, even as simulations are running
Read and write to any database with SQL/ODBC in real-time for digital twin development
Import and export from Microsoft Excel
Import from Visio and other industry standard process mapping tools
Import from XPDL and BPMN 2.0
Import AutoCAD drawings
Support and training
Online help files
Toll-free phone support
On-site training for your team included as standard

Common questions

Simul8 for desktop is offered as a perpetual software license and can be used indefinitely with a one-time payment. Access to Simul8 for the web is also included with desktop licenses.

You can buy most versions of Simul8 on our store. You can also contact our team to make payment via invoice.

Yes, you can buy multiple Simul8 Basic or Professional licenses. Simul8 Team and Network are specifically designed as a cost-effective solution for sharing the benefits of simulation across your organization. Contact our team to discuss your requirements.

Yes, Simul8 comes with a 60 day money-back guarantee.

Annual Maintenance ensures you are on the most up-to-date feature version of Simul8. In addition to software updates, you'll receive priority support from our expert simulation team. Annual Maintenance is available with all Simul8 products and has a yearly recurring subscription fee.

Simul8 for the web enables you to use your Simul8 Basic or Professional license to build, run and save simulations in a browser without any installation or downloads required.

Simul8 for education

We’re proud to support educational organizations, as well as people behind them. That’s why we offer a discount for qualified institutions.

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Upgrade your version

On an older version of Simul8? Upgrade today and get access to the latest features, as well as access to Simul8 for the web.

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Empowering faster, confident decisions

From real-time answers to long-term strategy, Simul8 is your leading light to confident decisions.


Build, run and share simulations anywhere

Experiment with and test the outcome of any decision cost-effectively - without risk - using multi-method simulation modeling.


At blisteringly fast speed

Get the answers you need to make decisions in minutes, not months, with an intuitive drag-and-drop interface and fastest simulation engine on the market.


With game-changing software

Build and run simulations on desktop or your browser. In today’s remote working world, having easy access to the productivity tools wherever you are has never been more important.

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