Autodesk Vault is a data management program for the management of CAD and related files.

The Vault Connector for Aras enables you to fully leverage your investment in Autodesk Vault by unlocking valuable product data for the enterprise and extended enterprise with secure access and permissions, while allowing design and engineering teams to continue working in their familiar Vault environment.

Scalable and secure, the Vault Connector for Aras delivers powerful capabilities highly sought-after by Vault users, including: Engineering BOM Management, Enterprise Change, Integrated Project Management and much more.

Application View of the Vault Connector

Autodesk Vault & Aras:

  • Drive cross-functional collaboration
  • Extend engineering business processes throughout the company and the extended supply chain
  • Turn your Autodesk Vault BOM into a true cross-discipline Bill of Materials that's ready for release to manufacturing
  • Leverage business process management to streamline changes and achieve a single, standardized change process enterprise-wide
  • Seamlessly connect parts, BOMs, CAD documents, drawings, suppliers and other product-related items into the project plan as deliverables & milestones for team collaboration
  • Includes project portfolio management dashboards for visibility

Functionality & Features

  • Item-based BOM
  • Multi-level Indented BOMs
  • Revision & Version Control
  • BOM Redlining
  • Classification & Lifecycles
  • Alternates & Substitutes
  • Effectivity
  • Baselines
  • Make vs. Buy Parts
  • Approved Vendor / Manufacturer List (AVL / AML)
  • Requirements Management
  • Where-Used
  • Flat Parts Lists
  • Multiple Affected Items
  • Impact Analysis
  • Email Notifications & Alerts
  • Role-based Assignments
  • Escalation and Delegation
  • Configurable Security
  • Real-time Status Visibility
  • Audit Trail
  • Project Portfolio Dashboard
  • Stage-Gate Project Management
  • Project Collaboration Workspaces
  • Reports, Dashboards and Scorecards
  • Comprehensive Customization & Integration Capabilities