A Close Look at Non-Released Statuses in Autodesk PLM 360

Working Versions, the Working Revision Identifier, the WIP Revision, and the Unreleased Lifecycle…Do you know what these non-released statuses are, when they occur, how to differentiate between them, and how to manage them in Autodesk PLM 360? We are often asked to clear up confusion that users and administrators have on this subject. So an […]

PLM and PDM for the Engineering-Centric Enterprise

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software can help businesses of any size proactively manage their mission-critical intellectual property and control their product definitions to help them avoid problems and lost design cycle time due to unmanageable design and change processes. This whitepaper takes a closer look at PLM and product data management (PDM) technology, explaining each of the applications used to define and manage the data associated with products, from concept through retirement.

V5R19 SP4 SolidWorks Configurations

For companies using SolidWorks and ENOVIA SmarTeam together with plans to deploy V5R19 SP4, note that a significant issue exists related to the management of SolidWorks configurations in the PDM system. Specifically, if you operate in the mode where SmarTeam does not track configurations, you may be unable to perform lifecycle operations after upgrading to […]

Longview Advisors Adds Extended Session for CIC 09

Intel, Microsoft, Lenovo, Razorleaf to host in-depth workshop on mobility technology Loveland, CO March 16, 2009 – Longview Advisors, organizers of the annual Collaboration & Interoperability Conference and Exhibition (CIC), today announced an additional event to its 2009 agenda, “The Latest in Mobility Technology.” Hosted by Intel, Microsoft, Lenovo and Razorleaf, the post-conference workshop will […]

PLM Participation Versus Integration

If your company uses CAD tools and if those CAD files are managed by PDM software, then you already know the benefits of PLM integration, meaning programmed interactions between PLM elements whereby the data management system understands and interprets authoring tools’ internal data structures. Without integration, it would be nearly or completely impossible to manage […]