CATIA is the product design software developed and created by Dassault Systemes. This is a multinational software company based in France. It is globally and widely used software that delivers 3D design, Computer-aided engineering solutions, PLM and Computer-aided manufacturing solutions. The software is commonly used in manufacturing industries and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to increase the process of designing, analyzing and management of new products.
CATIA encourages product designing and user experience by involving several perspectives in product design creation and allowing multiple options to enhance their default tools throughout the process of product development. Thus, this software serves best for industrial and creative designers, system architects and mechanical engineers. This software also provides a 3D design atmosphere that allows social and online sharing of product designs and collaborations on product modeling.
CATIA is mostly used for its disciplined system, sketching and rendering technology, multi-platform development, market compliance, engineering insights, and active collaboration. It is used widely by a variety of industries. These industries are automotive, aerospace, defense and industrial equipment, plant design, consumer packaged goods, architecture and construction, process power and petroleum and other services.