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Maplesoft™, a subsidiary of Cybernet Systems Co. Ltd. in Japan, is the leading provider of high-performance software tools for engineering, science, and mathematics. Its product suite reflects the philosophy that given great tools, people can do great things.

Maplesoft’s core technologies include the world’s most advanced symbolic computation engine and revolutionary physical modeling techniques. Combined together, these technologies enable the creation of cutting-edge tools for design, modeling, and high-performance simulation.

Products
Engineers, scientists, and mathematicians use Maplesoft products to enable them to work better, faster, and smarter. The Maplesoft product suite includes Maple™, the technical computing and documentation environment, and MapleSim™, the high-performance, multi-domain modeling and simulation tool for physical systems. For a complete list of products, visit the Maplesoft product suite.

Maplesoft also introduced a fundamental shift in technical education through its Clickable Math™ and Clickable Engineering™ initiatives which deliver powerful mathematics through visual, interactive point-and-click methods. The idea behind this shift is to create technology that will allow students and teachers to focus on the concepts, not the tool

Customers & Markets
Maplesoft’s customers include Ford, BMW, Bosch, Boeing, NASA, Canadian Space Agency, Canon, Motorola, Microsoft Research, Bloomberg, and DreamWorks, covering sectors such as automotive, aerospace, electronics, defense, energy, financial services, consumer products, and entertainment. Over 90% of advanced research institutions and universities worldwide, including MIT, Stanford, Oxford, the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and the U.S. Department of Energy, have adopted Maplesoft solutions to enhance their education and research activities.

Visit Maplesoft Solutions for a comprehensive list of industries & technical disciplines served by Maplesoft products.

In April 2013, Maplesoft celebrated twenty-five years of being a corporation. Its core intellectual property was developed as an advanced research project at the University of Waterloo, Canada, in the early 1980s. Maplesoft is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, and is a member of Cybernet Systems Group.

About Cybernet Systems Co., Ltd.
CYBERNET SYSTEMS in Japan provides world-class solutions and services in the CAE and IT areas. For more information, visit http://www.cybernet.co.jp/english/



Jim Cooper:
President & CEO
Dr. Laurent Bernardin:
Executive Vice-President, R&D and Chief Scientist
Tetsu Yamaguchi:
Executive Vice President, Technical Marketing
Paul Goossens:
Vice President, Applications Engineering
Darren McIntyre:
Vice President, North American Sales
Fred Kern:
Vice President, International Sales
Jim Dell:
Vice President, Marketing
Maplesoft partners with a range of leading technology, research and publishing organizations to further our technology, integrate with third-party systems, and to develop content. Some of our partners are displayed below.
Autodesk® Inventor™
CAD Connectivity with Maple
Siemens NX®
CAD Connectivity with Maple
SolidWorks®
CAD Connectivity with Maple
National Instruments
Real-time Hardware-In-the-Loop (HIL) applications with MapleSim
Toyota Motor Corporation
Collaboration to develop next generation modeling techniques for plant modeling applications
MotionPro
Joint development of technologies for multibody, multidomain, and vehicle modeling
Modelica Association
Active member of this global association that standardizes the descriptions of physical components in models.
Canadian Space Agency (CSA)
Joint research in space robotics design
Quanser
Collaborations in engineering education and mechatronics research
Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG)
Maplesoft’s premier numerical algorithm partner.
Cengage Learning
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
Wiley
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
The McGraw-Hill Companies
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
B&RB&R
Transfer physical models developed in MapleSim to B&R controller hardware to save time on hardware-in-the-loop simulations.
Elsevier
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
Pearson
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
Pacific Crest Publishing
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
Kendall Hunt Publishing Company
Maplesoft publishing partner for delivering educational content in more interactive and compelling ways.
University of Waterloo
Research and instruction partner in the areas of symbolic algorithms and engineering modeling
University of Western Ontario
Research and instruction partner in the areas of symbolic algorithms and pen-based mathematics
Simon Fraser University
Research and instruction partner in the area of symbolic algorithms
INRIA
Research and instruction partner in the area of of symbolic algorithms
Moscow State University
Research and instruction partner in the area of of symbolic algorithms
University of Guelph
Research and instruction partner in the area of of mathematics education
McGill University
Research and instruction partner in the areas of engineering education and engineering modeling
The Mathematical
Association of America

Maplesoft and MAA have jointly developed the MAA-Maplesoft Placement Test Suite product, an online placement testing product.
Blackboard
Maplesoft is a member of the Blackboard Developer’s Network, and has developed both a Building Block and a PowerLink for Maple T.A.