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    Fourth Shift Corporation
    Insight Manufacturing Software is a Fourth Shift Companion Partner. Visual PDM uses ODBC to access the Fourth Shift BOM and order data directly.

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    Autodesk (AutoCAD)
    Visual PDM comes standard with the ability to view AutoCAD DWG and DXF files through AutoCAD 2000.  2002 support will be available soon.

    SolidWorks makes mechanical design automation software for Windows.

    Parametric Technology Corporation (Pro/ENGINEER)
    Parametric Technology Corporation, makers of Pro/ENGINEER modeling software.


    The Baan Corporation
    Visual PDM can interface directly to data in Baan MRP systems through ODBC. Most other MRP and BOM systems are supported in a similar manner.

    Oracle Corporation is the world's second largest software company, and the leading supplier of software for enterprise information management.

    QAD provides Global Supply Chain Management software.

    Symix is the leading global provider of business management software solutions for the manufacturing industry.

    Mapics offers a scalable manufacturing software system for a variety of management tasks.

    JD Edwards
    J.D. Edwards develops, markets, and supports multinational, integrated enterprise software for distribution, finance, human resources, manufacturing, and supply chain management.

    SAP (Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing), is a leading global provider of client/server and mainframe business applications for managing comprehensive financial, manufacturing, sales and distribution, and human resources functions.

    ROI Corporation
    ROI markets software and services to users of the IBM AS/400 enabling them to implement high Return-On-Investment applications by connecting real-time devices using an exclusive software-only link.

    Syspro USA
    Syspro offers over 30 fully integrated modules to provide a seamless Manufacturing, Distribution and Accounting solution. Ideally suited for Job Shops, repetitive, quick turn and mixed mode environements. Impact runs on Windows NT, Novell, UNIX and is a solid proven ERP/MRPII solution.

Industry Sites

    The Product Data Management Information Center has information about PDM and current trends, access to PDM tools, and much more.

    Chicago Software Association
    The Chicago Software Association fosters collaboration, promotes the information technology environment, and influences public policy in the software industry.

    Manufacturing Systems
    Manufacturing Systems is an online magazine covering information technology for manufacturing managers.

    Modern Machine Shop Online
    Modern Machine Shop Online is the online component of Modern Machine Shop Magazine, North America's premier metalworking publication.

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Last modified: September 03, 2009

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