3D printing software for SLM and PBF - CADS Additive
Founded as Joint Venture in 2016, today CADS Additive GmbH is a 100% subsidiary of CADS GmbH, located in Perg, Upper Austria.
CADS Additive encourages development of outstanding software components and intuitive software solutions for metallic additive manufacturing.


As a manufacturer of high-performance data preparation and data management software solutions, CADS Additive is classified as an innovative and competent partner for companies in the field of industrial 3D metal printing worldwide.


Push ahead of your 3D printing competitors – Due to their highly developed algorithms for part orientation, support, and slicing, the proven software solutions of our AM-Studio family are considered already as game changing turnkey innovation. These algorithms and components make not only our software unique, but complete also your software to an outstanding software solution.


Our longstanding knowledge in combination with our continuous drive for innovation make CADS Additive a reliable and renowned contact. Knowledge and innovation are lived and developed every day, not least in our application center due to the proximity to the practical application of 3D printing.

Why pay for an expensive desktop computer, when you can get the same power working from anywhere, at a much lower price?

3D Metal Printing Software Running In The designairspace Cloud as SaaS

designairspace (pronounce: designer-space) provides virtual workstations that let architects, engineers and designers (AED) work on complex 3D applications anywhere with an internet connection.


CADS Additive and designairspace now cooperate to provide you with the most user-friendly AM software hosted on powerful, high-end virtual workstations. Together we shape the future of 3D metal printing software in the cloud.


We enable you to connect to your virtual workstation in the cloud, from anywhere and anytime you want. We provide you with the same power as your office desktop computer. You can then use your additive manufacturing software through the internet.


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3d metal printing software that can be run from the internet

Work remotely

with all your additive manufacturing applications, from where you want

Get quick provisioning of your Additive Manufacturing Software For PBF SLM Printers

Fast provisioning

have your software and virtual workstations up and running in one day or even less

3D Metal Printing Software With The Lowest Cost To Print

Save money

we offer flexible, cost-effective subscriptions starting at less than € 300/month

3D Metal printing software running in a secure cloud

Keep your 3D printing data secure

with our enterprise-level security features you can secure your data

Additive Manufacturing Software For SLM Selective Laser Melting as a SaaS Subscription

Avoid upfront commitments

pay for what you need, when you need it

Be flexible

with our subscription models you can react to any need