End of Life Announced for Pointwise on Mac OS X 10.4

FORT WORTH, TX (5 May 2010) - Pointwise, Inc. today announced that Pointwise Version 16.03 will be the last version of the Pointwise computational fluid dynamics (CFD) mesh generation software to support Apple's Mac OS X 10.4 Tiger. Future releases of Pointwise, beginning with V16.04, will support only Mac OS X 10.5 Leopard and higher.

This announcement pertains to the Pointwise software only. Gridgen will continue to support Mac OS X 10.4.

Interested parties should send feedback regarding this announcement to Pointwise's technical support team at support@pointwise.com.

Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing engineering analysts today - mesh generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD). The company's Gridgen and Pointwise software generates structured, unstructured and hybrid meshes; interfaces with CFD solvers, such as ANSYS FLUENT, STAR-CD, ANSYS CFX and OpenFOAM® as well as many neutral formats, such as CGNS; runs on Windows (Intel and AMD), Linux (Intel and AMD), Mac and Unix, and has scripting languages that can automate CFD meshing. Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide rely on Pointwise as their complete CFD preprocessing solution. More information about Gridgen and Pointwise is available at www.pointwise.com.

Pointwise and Gridgen are registered trademarks and Pointwise Glyph, Gridgen Glyph, and T-Rex are trademarks of Pointwise, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owner.

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Jan Batts
Pointwise, Inc.