UGS' Solid Edge 2D Design Now Available at No Cost

PLANO, TX - UGS Corp., a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced its Solid Edge(R) 2D Drafting software (a $995 value) will be available worldwide to anyone who requests the software through a new online download at This announcement highlights a redefinition of the marketplace through the commoditization of 2D and the emphasis on the value of managed 3D modeling. There is no cost to download or license the software; optional support and automatic upgrades for the product are available for a nominal cost.