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ACE 2014

ACE 2014 was the biggest, most fun and most collaborative ACE event to date. For those of you who couldn’t be there, we've packaged up all the presentations and made them available to you right here. You can download them all at once or pick your favorites from the list below.

Download all presentations (50 MB zip file)

Main Session

Basic Breakouts

  • Aras PLM Overview Demo

    Explore all the elements you need to streamline your product development process and more

  • The Business Value of CAD Connectors

    Discover the basics of how the Aras CAD framework functions, how the connectors can improve designer workflow to save time and cost and more

  • An Agile Implementation for PLM

    Get an overview of the Aras Implementation Methodology including tips for staying on track and lessons learned from actual implementations

  • Resilient PLM

    Discover the Aras approach to creating resilient systems can be used to manage very long life products while preserving the IT investment you’ve made in customizing and integrating your PLM system

  • FX MEILLER's CATIA V5 Migration to Aras

    Find out how FX Meiller replaced a legacy ENOVIA PLM system, and improved performance and extended PLM processes globally while reducing infrastructure costs

  • ENOVIA to Aras

    Explore various approaches and best practices for migrating and integrating ENOVIA with Aras for a complete enterprise PLM solution

  • Keeping the Implementation Momentum Going

    Find out how to successfully transition into solving your next business problem and managing the challenges that come with it

Technical Breakouts

  • Going to Aras Innovator 10

    Find out what you need to know about Aras Innovator 10 including changes in the platform spec., rolling out your environment and tips for working with new clients

  • Tuning Aras Innovator for Scalability

    Find out how to take advantage of the results of the recent scalability testing in your own environment

  • PDM Process Configuration for CAD

    Learn how to adapt Aras out-of-the-box CAD Connectors to user-specific scenarios. Topics include numbering and metadata, viewables, change processes, driving the part BOM and more

  • Mobile Application Development

    Learn how to build your own mobile apps for the Windows 8 platform utilizing the new Aras Mobile API

  • Self-Documenting Aras Innovator

    Discover how to extend Aras Innovator's self-documenting features so you can see what functionality has been added, what Package Definitions have been changed and the details of the changes

  • Customizing Aras Program Management

    Learn how to make changes in popular customizations, including ASAP scheduling, creating reports in the same order as Project Tree, federating data from existing time reporting systems and more

  • Customizing Aras Product Engineering

    Find out how to configure the Product Engineering Change Types, how to modify which items are under change control and more

  • Implementing Aras Conversion Server

    Learn how the Conversion Server operates, see a typical conversion in action and find out how you can extend the Conversion Server to support your business processes

  • SharePoint Web Services Integration

    Learn from Sandia National Laboratories best practices and use cases for integrating to your SharePoint environment

  • Active Directory Integration

    Discover the benefits and technical tips for integrating to your organization’s Active Directory services from Sandia National Laboratories

  • Customizing the Impact Matrix

    Find out how to add the Impact Matrix to the ECR, custom properties to the grid, documents and parts to the document relationships and more

Business Breakouts

  • Component Engineering in PLM

    Learn how electronic component data embedded in Aras can help you design next gen products and systems faster and better

  • Tackling ECAD

    Learn how to manage your ECAD data with our ECAD Connectors, and find out how Aras looks at today’s PCB design process and our plans for the future

  • Visualization – 3D & Beyond

    Explore options for viewing and reusing product data files stored in Aras Innovator, including file conversion, basic viewing, enterprise view and markup, digital mockup and technical publications

  • Digital Mockup with Aras

    See how you can interact with your entire 3D product or system design in real time, using Kisters 3DViewStation integrated with Aras Innovator

  • Extending Aras to Tech Pubs

    Learn how to leverage existing PLM data including BOMs, drawings, 3D models and specs, to write more interactive and dynamic documentation

  • Document Management and Office Connector

    Discover how the Aras Office Connector extends the capabilities for document management in Aras Innovator, providing a number of new approaches for supporting your documentation processes

  • Aras Community for Automotive Innovation

    Find out how Aras is enabling open collaboration and agile methods to drive world-class solutions and services though community releases of an integrated automotive platform

  • Preparing CAD Data for Migration from Legacy PLM / PDM

    Find out how to avoid issues with family tables and conflicting CAD file names, how to overcome challenges with version mapping and more

  • A Medical Devices Journey to Fewer Systems & Greater Consistency

    Hear how Auditdata is addressing compliance and regulation enterprise-wide with a single system for Design Change and History, Device Master Record, CAPA, FMEA and more

  • Enterprise Search for PLM & More

    Find out how sophisticated enterprise search capabilities can provide insight into product data across the organization