55 Network Dr.
Burlington, MA, 01803 United States
Exa Corporation strives to be irresistible to its customers. A developer of engineering software for vehicle manufacturers, Exa makes digital simulation software used by engineers to enhance the performance of automobiles, trucks, trains, and off-road equipment. Its core product, PowerFLOW, can simulate structural and heating/cooling system fluid flow problems in vehicles, namely aerodynamics, thermal management, and aeroacoustics. (Aeroacoustics is the generation and transfer of sound by fluid flow.) The company sells PowerFLOW and related products in Japan, the US, and Europe through its direct sales force; it also sells in China and India through distributors. Exa went public in a 2012 IPO.