Washington, D.C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of

The Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 3, 2012



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware   0-20853   04-3219960

(State or other jurisdiction

of incorporation)

  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer Identification No.)


275 Technology Drive, Canonsburg, PA   15317
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)


Registrant's telephone number, including area code:   (724) 746-3304


(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:


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Item 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition.


On May 3, 2012 the Registrant issued a press release, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference, as well as a Prepared Remarks document, a copy of which is also attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2.


Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.


Exhibit 99.1.          Press release dated May 3, 2012

Exhibit 99.2.          Prepared Remarks dated May 3, 2012







    Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.


    ANSYS, Inc.
May 3, 2012   |s| James E. Cashman III
(Date)   James E. Cashman III
    President and Chief Executive Officer





Exhibit Index

99.1                            Press release dated May 3, 2012

99.2                            Prepared Remarks dated May 3, 2012