Protect your product design data with secure, managed access for only authorised individuals. In addition to internal users, you can permit access to partners, customers and your supply chain through VPN access.
*Supports windows logins
Help your team avoid overwriting files and help purchasing and manufacturing order and produce the correct parts,every time.
*Supports multiple revision schemes and workflows
No. of e-mail accounts
Quickly access a full audit trail of product development activities.
Meet internal and external compliance reporting requirements. Identify process issues and drive continuous improvement to maintain your competitive advantage.
File History (Audit Trail)
Quickly locate documents based on multiple parameters including names, contained data, attached metadata and workflow state.
Find and Reuse Design Data
Quickly and easily find SOLIDWORKS files by searching on metadata (Custom Properties).
Integrated Search - Quickly Find Files
Manage all SOLIDWORKS documents, including parts, assemblies and drawings.
Manage SOLIDWORKS Files
**AutoCAD, Inventor, Creo and Solid Edge
Manage Other CAD Files
*Through Windows Explorer
**Add-in available for Office 2007 to 2013
Manage Microsoft Office Files
Increase productivity, quality and accountability when you engage key users in workflow and approval processes.
Automated Approval Process
Macro Language and API interface
Automatic email notifications and electronic signatures bring greater efficiency and security to approvals and other data automation initiatives.
*In-built mail client
*Supports only "set variable" actions
Unlimited Workflow States
Add-In for Windows Explorer, enables uses to contribute to the vault.
Add-In for Windows Explorer, gives users a view into the vault and is sold in packs of 5 users.
Work with the same high level of speed, functionality and security as your design organisations grows.
For multi-site and multi-national teams, SOLIDWORKS PDM
Professional supports document/drawing vault replication over a WAN, making current design information immediately available worldwide.
*Vault replication within a WAN
Distributed Design Teams
Increase the productivity of designers, managers and sales/marketing personnel by permitting remote access to design data.
*Fully functional’ web client with mobile version
Remote Access (web)
Editable BoM that can be ‘checked in’ and follow Workflow
Named Bill of Materials
Manage all SOLIDWORKS Simulation documents, and studies.
Manage SOLIDWORKS Simulation Files
Manage all SOLIDWORKS Electrical documents and libraries.
Manage SOLIDWORKS Electrical Files
View and print more than 250 file types, including SOLIDWORKS, AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidEdge, PDF and Microsoft Office, plus images, animations, movie files and many others.
*Supports over 500+ file formats
Full Document Preview
Perform context based searches to find certain text strings with documents. For even greater productivity you can pre-define, save and share searches.
Advanced Search and Favorites
Automatically generate files or folders via template card.
Document and Folder Templates
Configure serial number generators to automatically name files and folders, assign projects and ECN/ECR numbers
Automatic Serial Number
Convert SOLIDWORKS files, Export / Import to or from XML
Automated Workflow Tasks
Automatically create neutral files such as PDF's of STEP from SOLIDWORKS files.
Automated Neutral File Creation
SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional is fully configurable to work effectively within your unique team structure, design process and industry.
Automatically import and export data to/from other business systems such as MRP/ERP applications