Connect Overview

Omniverse Connect allows you to use your favorite apps as first class content delivery tools for the Omniverse Platform. With tools like Revit, Rhino, Maya, Unreal Engine, and more these already powerful tools become super charged with all the potential of Omniverse. Realtime Collaboration, Path Traced Side by Side Rendering, Nucleus Snapshots, and USD Translation are just a few of the immediate benefits of working with Omniverse Connectors. Add to those benefits a simple integrated UI and you will find yourself contributing to 3D worlds in omniverse easier than you may have imagined.

Connecting to Omniverse

There are multiple ways to interact with Omniverse from other applications, many in real time and with automated material conversion.


Adobe Substance 3D Painter

Autodesk 3ds Max

Autodesk Alias Automotive

Autodesk Maya

Autodesk Revit


Epic Games Unreal Engine

Graphisoft Archicad


Kitware Paraview

McNeel Rhinoceros

PTC Creo

Reallusion Character Creator

Reallusion iClone

SideFX Houdini

Trimble SketchUp


Visual Components

Other Ways to Connect

Though connectors offer a streamlined experience, there are other ways to connect to Omniverse that offer benefit to many workflows. With no requirement of a host application, Converters allow for quick import and conversion.

Common CAD/3D formats can be directly converted to USD via the following native Omniverse extensions.

Converter Extensions

Kit Extensions developed by partners to link their apps into Omniverse.

DCC apps can indirectly submit content to a nucleus via Omniverse Drive. This gives an experience similar to uni-directional connectors, but no connector is required.

Omniverse Drive Capable Applications