| Nasdaq: SSYS
Stratasys, Inc. manufactures three-dimensional (3D) printers and 3D production systems for the office-based rapid prototyping (RP) and direct digital manufacturing (DDM) automotive, aerospace, industrial, recreational, electronic, medical, consumer products OEM, and education markets. The firm's 3D printers and high-performance rapid prototyping systems provide 3D computer-aided-design users a fast, office-friendly and low-cost alternative for building functional 3D parts. Its patented Fused Deposition Modeling (FDM) rapid prototyping processes create precision three-dimensional plastic and wax prototyping parts directly from 3D computer-aided-design (CAD) systems. Stratasys was founded by S. Scott Crump and Lisa H. Crump in 1989 and is headquartered in Eden Prairie, MN.