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Aras Announces Live Webcast: Aras VPLM for Autodesk Vault

Solution Provides Packaged Functionality Out-of-the-Box that Extends Autodesk Vault to Drive PLM throughout the Extended Enterprise

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – December 4, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced the Live Webcast “Aras VPLM for Autodesk® Vault”.

Live Webcast
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 – 11:00am Eastern
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This is a must-see event for Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD users who need to take their PLM initiatives to the next level, while maintaining their CAD engineering design processes. Participants will learn about the many features and benefits of Aras VPLM, including how to:

  • 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 and milestones for team collaboration
  • Leverage project portfolio management dashboards for visibility, and much more

About Aras VPLM
Built on top of Autodesk Vault Professional, Aras VPLM is a scalable and secure business-ready solution for Complete Bill of Materials (BOM) Management, Enterprise Change Management, Integrated Project Management, Closed Loop Configuration Management, Outsourced Supplier Management, Quality, Compliance and more.

Aras VPLM extends your Autodesk Vault investment to drive PLM processes throughout your company and supply chain, for collaboration across organizations including product development, operations, quality, purchasing, sales and marketing and other groups worldwide. For more information please visit

About Aras
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Freudenberg, GE, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Textron and TEVA Pharmaceuticals. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass For additional information visit or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm