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Windchill

Windchill Solutions

Production-proven content and process management software

Whether you're a global conglomerate, a regional supplier, or a small service bureau, you face obstacles while trying to manage product content and development processes. Your company's success relies on having efficient business processes and effective development of complex information assets including product designs, service documentation, and regulatory submissions. Windchill, PTC's production-proven content and process management software, offers a solution. Fast, secure, and requiring only a Web browser to access, this business collaboration software enables companies to streamline product development processes and deliver superior physical goods and information products.

Features & Benefits

  • Single source of product information/content enables development efficiencies, reduces errors and rework
  • Complete product definition and collaboration capabilities expertly drive cross-enterprise understanding of information - regardless of source
  • Repeatable, end-to-end process support and automation speeds time-to-market and reduces development cost
  • Secure, industry-standard Internet architecture delivers a safe, high-performing technology platform

Historically, enterprise system integrations have required error-prone manual processes or fragile, custom point-to-point solutions, resulting in significant cost and product quality issues.

Some of the challenges facing footwear or apparel manufacturers, consumer products companies, and retailers are unique, such as fast fashion, private label goods, and branded lines

Designers can now perform everyday tasks in their familiar I-deas/TDM environment while leveraging the powerful process and content management capabilities of Windchill.

Software is an important part of many products today, yet many companies do not manage software content as an integral part of their product data.

Part duplication and part number proliferation is inefficient and expensive. By reusing existing designs via an online catalog, you can reduce cost and time to market.

With production-proven Pro/ENGINEER workgroup data management capabilities, Pro/INTRALINK is the industry-standard solution to manage concurrent design teams and the power of Pro/ENGINEER data associativity.

Designed to eliminate the hurdles of upfront investment, IT resources and longer deployments, PTC PLM On Demand Standard, delivered as a service and hosted by IBM, is your easy-to-use, comprehensive solution for small-and-medium sized businesses.

A cluttered database with obsolete or infrequently used data can impact your system performance. Yet your company requires long term retention of this data for compliance with corporate policies as well as industry and government regulations.

Preconfigured for Windchill, and utilizing the proven, industry-leading Cognos Business Intelligence (BI) reporting framework, Windchill Business Reporting modules makes the report development and distribution process faster and easier.

Enterprise systems harbor great potential for your organization, yet poor information accessibility often keeps that value from being realized.

Everyday, manufacturing engineers are faced with the challenge of ensuring that their process plans, manufacturing bill of materials (mBOMs), & work instructions accurately reflect the current engineering design.

Hard-to-find, unreliable data hinders innovation and productivity. A single, trusted central data repository allows manufactures to expertly manage all forms of digital product development data – including mechanical, electrical, and software.

Hard-to-find, unreliable data hinders innovation and productivity. A single, trusted central data repository allows manufactures to expertly manage all forms of digital product development data – including mechanical, electrical, and software.

Naturally, product development teams need to exchange information with other groups, including external partners and internal teams. Yet, each different organization often uses its own PLM system.

By extending the capabilities of Microsoft SharePoint—an industry-leading solution for simple, file-based collaboration—to enable the sharing of CAD and other structured data among teams, Windchill ProductPoint greatly enhances product development processes.

Today’s challenging global environment demands effective collaboration. With Windchill ProjectLink, you can securely harness the talents and energy of the entire team, inside or outside of your firewall.

Insufficient visibility to requirements during the development process can increase the chances of product failure in the marketplace. Many times this is because requirements are not well connected with product design data nor are they easily accessible by the entire product development team.

Optimizing supplier and manufacturer selection across multiple product lines, programs, and geographies is a major challenge facing product companies today, with huge implications on product cost and time-to-market.

Easy access to product information is critical to your organization’s success. However, for every designer or engineer creating product information, there are dozens of other team members who could benefit from this same product data -- yet can’t get to it for a multitude of reasons.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.

The ability to leverage data created during the product development process is a strategic advantage for manufacturing companies.