Additional EPLM Functionality


Aras EPLM for SolidWorks Enterprise PDM provides comprehensive functionality designed for the most demanding and complex PLM requirements.

  • Closed-loop processes for managing product configurations and maintaining the form, fit, functional, logical, physical attributes of a product or system from concept through end of life
  • Provide outsourced manufacturers secure access to the right information including BOMs, parts lists, specifications, documentation, manufacturing process flows, inspection & test control plans and other critical materials
  • Manage your global supplier network more effectively with secure supplier collaboration and vendor qualification on a part-by-part basis
  • Achieve product risk management with Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (DFMEA/SFMEA/PFMEA) to mitigate risks before they occur and achieve compliance with AIAG requirements, FAA regulations and ISO 13485
  • Maintain compliance across your global organization to critical quality systems standards including ISO9000, TS/16949, AS9100, 21 CFR Part 820 QSR and others
  • Control critical corporate Intellectual Property (IP) and retain proprietary competitive practices securely
  • Improve collaboration worldwide across your company and streamline processes to achieve greater productivity

Extensive Additional Features & Functionality including:

  • Item Management
  • Part Master
  • SolidWorks eDrawings & other viewers
  • Multi-CAD for MCAD including NX, Pro/ENGINEER, CATIA, Solid Edge, Inventor, AutoCAD and more
  • Multi-CAD for EDA including Allegro, OrCAD, DxDesigner / DxDatabook, PADS, Expedition, Altium, Zuken CR-5000 and others
  • Document & File Management
  • Configuration Management
  • Technical Data Packs for Suppliers
  • Specification Management
  • Supplier Collaboration
  • Quality Compliance
  • Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP)
  • Inspection & Test Control Plans
  • Manufacturing Process Flow Diagrams
  • Design Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (DFMEA)
  • System Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (SFMEA)
  • Process Failure Mode & Effects Analysis (PFMEA)
  • Design for Six Sigma
  • Lean Product Development
  • Industry Best Practices Embedded including ISO, CMII, PMI/PMBOK
  • Extended Enterprise Security
  • Configurable Team-based Security
  • Customizable Business Intelligence Dashboards, Scorecards and Reporting
  • Unlimited User-defined Attributes & Customization Capabilities
  • Fully Extensible Data Schema, Business Rules and Object Model
  • Open Web Services APIs for Enterprise Integration