SolidWorks Enterprise PDM (EPDM) is a data management program from Dassault Systemes for the management of SolidWorks CAD files.

The SolidWorks EPDM Connector for Aras enables you to fully leverage your investment in EPDM 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 SolidWorks EPDM environment.

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





SolidWorks EPDM and Aras

  • Drive cross-functional collaboration
  • Extend engineering business processes throughout the company and the extended supply chain
  • Turn your SolidWorks CAD BOM into a true Item-based Engineering 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 and Features

  • Item-based Engineering BOM
  • Indented BOM, Flat Parts Lists
  • Parts, Assemblies, Materials, Documents, Files
  • Sophisticated Version & Revisioning
  • Alternates & Substitutes
  • BOM Redline
  • Effectivity
  • Baselines
  • Item Classification & Lifecycles
  • Requirements Management
  • Product Costing
  • Make / Buy
  • Supplier Parts
  • Portfolio Dashboard
  • Project Scheduling
  • Project Collaboration
  • Enterprise Change
  • Where Used
  • Impact Analysis
  • Multiple Affected Items
  • Role-based
  • Voting
  • Online Sign-off
  • Email Alerts
  • Audit Trail
  • Quality Compliance