Product Data Management

Easy-to-deploy, easy-to-configure, and easy-to-use

PTC Windchill PDM Essentials

PDM Essentials simplifies data management activities by transparently incorporating them into the design process and alleviates the daily challenge that design teams face in keeping track of their data. Securely manage all of your Creo files and related product information with PDM Essentials. Changes are captured in real time, across multiple assemblies and various engineering teams. PDM Essentials helps you gain better control, improves engineering productivity, reduces risk, provides growth potential, improves visualization and more. Easy-to-deploy, easy-to-configure, and easy-to-use, PDM Essentials provides an associative, relational database for your MCAD and other Product Development data. Effectively managing product content has never been more important. Let PDM Essentials do the work for you.

PDM Solutions

PDM solutions enable organizations to automatically manage simple promotion and approval processes leveraging industry-standard workflows. These solutions ensure every required change approval happens and also work efficiently with all major MCAD systems. PDM solutions are the central repository for all product information such as CAD models, documents, technical illustrations, calculations and requirement specifications.

Windchill Overview

Scalable, configurable traceability throughout the product lifecycle is at the core of Windchill – ensuring better visibility, and faster and more accurate response time to design changes. It can manage straightforward collaboration activities or more involved situations. Windchill’s configuration management capabilities offer a variety of deployment options to best meet varying needs and also ensure that designers are accessing the correct version of the design.

Allow only approved changes to be visible to downstream roles, such as purchasing and manufacturing.

Manages CAD files designed in PTC Creo, SolidWorks, Auto CAD, Inventor, Pro/ENGINEER, PTC Creo Elements/Direct and PTC Mathcad as well as other Office Documents like Microsoft Word and Excel.

All software components, including the database, are automatically installed and configured.

Minimize the potential for scrap, delays and cost overruns associated with manufacturing using the wrong part or drawing versions.

Right-sized for the existing needs of a smaller team and company, while also provides the foundation for any potential future, large-scale requirements.

Web-based architecture accelerates collaboration and distributed product development.