What is RCE?

RCE is an Open Source distributed, workflow-driven integration environment. It is used by engineers and scientists to design and simulate complex systems (e.g., aircraft, ships, or satellites) by using and integrating their own design and simulation tools.
An overview about RCE and some of its application fields gives this survey article.
If you're interested in contributing to RCE please don't hesitate and contact us. The source code is distributed as a zip archive along with each release. We will provide general public access to our source code repository soon.
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RCE 9.1.1

RCE 9.1.1 has been released. Among others, it includes some bugfixes related to the Tool Integration Wizard, the Workflow Data Browser and the Switch Component.

Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

RCE 8.3

We recently released RCE 8.3, which increases the configurability of the TiGL viewer and furthermore includes some maintenance updates as well as security fixes and bugfixes. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

In the past, TiGL Viewer was delivered together with RCE, which complicated the use of versions …

RCE 9.1

We recently released RCE 9.1, which increases the configurability of the TiGL viewer. This release furthermore includes some maintenance updates, numerous enhancements to the documentation, as well as security fixes and bugfixes. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

In the past, TiGL Viewer was delivered together with RCE …

RCE 9.0

We recently released RCE 9.0, which includes new features as well as improvements to existing ones. In the following, we give an overview over the highlights of this version. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

Implementing the new features of RCE 9.0 required significant changes to the …

RCE 8.2.4

RCE 8.2.4 is out now. Unfortunately, as part of the security improvements in 8.2.3, a bug regarding long filenames slipped in. This is fixed in this release.

Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

RCE 8.2.3

We have just released RCE 8.2.3. It adresses several security issues and significantly reduces the RAM usage of workflow and component hosts. Furthermore, network timeouts in complex workflows during the initialization phase are prevented and we have fixed an issue which did not allow to cancel a workflow …

RCE 8.2.1

RCE 8.2.1 has been released and comes with some improvements and fixes. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

Synopsis

  • Fixed a bug in the Optimizer component when using bounds of data type Vector
  • Minor internal fixes and improvements

RCE 8.2

RCE 8.2 is out now. We realized various new features and improvements. Here we present a selection. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

XML Values

In this release we added a new workflow component: XML Values. This component allows you to easily access the content of XML files …

RCE 8.1.1

We recently released RCE 8.1.1. It contains several bugfixes and minor improvements. Please see GitHub for the full changelog.

Synopsis

  • Internal improvements to enhance building RCE as external developer
  • Fixed some bugs regarding fault tolerant loops, SSH remote access and CPACS tool integration
  • Several minor fixes