About - Maplesoft

About Maplesoft

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.

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, Products & Solutions

Tetsu Yamaguchi
Executive Vice President, World Wide Sales

Paul Goossens
Vice President, Engineering Solutions

Darren McIntyre
Vice President, Business Development

Mike Pisapia
Vice President, Europe

Jim Shepherd
Vice President, Finance

Jim Dell
Vice President, Marketing

Andrew Smith
Vice President, Product Development

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. Learn more about Maplesoft partnership and business opportunities.



Siemens NX


National Instruments

Toyota Motor Corporation


Modelica Association

Canadian Space Agency (CSA)


Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG)

Cengage Learning


The McGraw-Hill Companies




Jones and Bartlett Publishers

Pacific Crest Publishing

Kendall Hunt Publishing Company

University of Waterloo

University of Western Ontario

Simon Fraser University


Moscow State University

University of Guelph

McGill University

The Mathematical Association of America



Tech & Learning's 2013 Awards of Excellence Winner

Control Engineering Engineers' Choice Finalist

2011 DesignNews Golden Mousetrap Best Product Finalist

Winner of Design News' Golden Mousetrap Awards

ECN - Electronic Component News 2007 Readers Choice Tech Awards for Maple

Design News Golden Mousetrap Award 2007

Desktop Engineering World's Reader's Choice Award

Design News' Golden Mousetrap Award

Design News

Scientific Computing Reader's Choice Awards

SIIA Codie Awards Finalist

Scientific Computing's Mathematics Product of the Year

Product Design & Development Finalist

Scientific Computing's Mathematics 2004 Top Products Award

Desktop Engineering World's Editor's Pick of the Week

2004 NSERC Synergy Awards

2004 NSERC Synergy Awards

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.


Robotics Division at MDA

Ford Motor Company

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Moog Inc

Cleveland Golf

Liebherr-France SAS

Toyota Motor Corp. NX

Canadian Space Agency

Stanford University

University of Toronto

University Of New South Wales


Ohio State University

Texas A&M University

Cornell University

Hanyang University

University of Waterloo

Isuzu Advanced Engineering Center, Ltd

Politecnico di Torino

Bernecker & Rainer Industrie-Elektronik

Hokkaido University

University of British Columbia System

Indian Institute of Technology

St. Olaf College

Aerospace Manufacturing Technology Centre

Ulysse Nardin

Notre Dame University

University of California, Los Angeles

University Of Oxford

Mitsubishi UFJ International