EXA will provide a strategic component of the end-to-end V5 PLM "style to manufacturing" solution for plastic molded parts. This V5 integrated solutions will meet the demanding challenges in the E/E and Consumer Goods industries for the creation of thin-walled shell parts from the styling data. EXA has accumulated extensive expertise and now-how in design automation of molded products, particularly required for the demanding Japanese market. Inner Shape design is a critical step in the creation of products that have a plastic or metal shell, such as telephones or cameras. This innovative product will enable users to evaluate the readiness of a styling design model and automatically create a shell model based on pre-defined best practices ensuring optimized manufacturability. This will dramatically reduce the time needed to complete the inner shape design stage of the "style to manufacturing" process. "InnerShapeDesign CAA V5 Based" will fully integrated into the CATIA V5 portfolio.