Rockwell Automation

Arena

4.5 / 5 3 reviews

Who Uses This Software?

We work with world class organizations that aim to improve business operations.


Average Ratings

3 Reviews
  • 4.5 / 5
    Overall
  • 4.5 / 5
    Ease of Use
  • 4.5 / 5
    Customer Service

Product Details

  • Free Version
    Yes
  • Deployment
    Installed - Windows
  • Training
    Documentation
    Webinars
    Live Online
    In Person
  • Support
    Business Hours

Vendor Details

  • Rockwell Automation
  • www.rockwellautomation.com
  • Founded 1903
  • United States

About Arena

Arena simulation will allow your team to analyze existing processes and greenfield process and understand how a change will impact the system. Arena is used in manufacturing, supply chain, port & terminal, oil & gas, mining, call centers, healthcare, academics, government and military, retail, consulting and more! Reach out to our team to see if Arena is a good fit for your organization.


Arena Features

  • 1D Simulation
  • 3D Simulation
  • Continuous Modeling
  • Design Analysis
  • Direct Manipulation
  • Discrete Event Modeling
  • Dynamic Modeling
  • Graphical Modeling
  • Monte Carlo Simulation
  • Motion Modeling
  • Stochastic Modeling

Arena Reviews Recently Reviewed!

My students were using arena for simulation modeling and analysis for hospital projects.

Aug 15, 2017
4/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
4 / 5
Customer Support
4 / 5
Value for Money
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Pros: The software is easy to use and easy to make logic models for care delivery processes and patient flows in hospital units such as emergency department, medical/surgical unit.

Cons: The software's input analyzer needs improvement over the fitness test of distributions from the data points.

Overall: The software is capable of building a computer simulation model that mimics a complex and dynamic system such as healthcare system, which helps provide analytical recommendations and solutions for decision makers. The software helps my students to get their projects done with analytical results.

Vendor Response

by Rockwell Automation on August 15, 2017

Thank you for teaching Arena at Northern Illinois Professor Chen!

One of the best Discrete Even Simulation tools

Apr 18, 2017
5/5
Overall
4 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Features & Functionality
5 / 5
Customer Support
5 / 5
Value for Money
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Comments: We have used ARENA for simulating and analyzing biofuels supply chain. We were able to create nice graphs for in-depth process analysis. The 3D animation capabilities in ARENA are really good for visualizing results.

Simple, Stable and very powerful

Jul 22, 2015
5/5
Overall
5 / 5
Ease of Use
4 / 5
Customer Support

Comments: We have been using Arena for many years now and have been very happy with the power of the software to aid our clients make their strategic decisions more scientific and fatser. The flow charting methodlogy and the software's ability to integrate with databases gives us the power to take data from the client's existing systems and run experiements. Our experience has been with multiple simulation software and we can strongly say that time to build complex models in Arena is way lesser than the other packages that we have used in the past.