CAD/PLM Automation and Customization


Plugin Development

We have experience of working with pretty much all major CAD applications. Our engineers are extremely comfortable with API (application programming interfaces) toolkits for all major CAD applications like NX, SolidWorks, Creo, Catia, SolidEdge, Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD etc.

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Product Configurator

Product configurator is a design automation solution that works on parameter driven design. We can create a complete model on the fly by entering a few key parameters. Our Product Configurator solution is based on proven and tested CAD neutral architecture.

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PLM Connectors

We have experience of working with pretty much all major PLM applications. Our engineers are extremely comfortable with API (application programming interfaces) toolkits for all major PLM applications like Teamcenter, Windchill, Innovia, CIMDB, SAP PLM.

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CAD/PLM Customization is the process of modifying existing models or sketch parameters to suit the needs of a specific project.
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CAD/PLM Automation and Customization

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What is CAD Customization

CAD customization is a cost-effective method of modifying the features and functions of your CAD software. It involves creating specialized tools and add-ons. Although most of these customizations seem simple to end users, implementing the desired behavior takes time and effort. Common customizations include customizable menus, rudimentary scripts, symbol libraries, and adjustable settings. More complex customizations require specialized knowledge of data structures and programming languages.

Importance of CAD Customization

CAD customization is a process that can make your work easier and more efficient. It can access functionality not available in the OOTB package, reduce the number of steps required by operators, capture area knowledge, and enhance productivity. It can also reduce repetitive tasks, errors, and tedious tasks. Moreover, it can help you integrate your software with the latest technologies. CAD customization is a great option for businesses that want to automate their design processes. Companies that do this benefit from higher productivity and reduced lead times. Those who want to customize their software should know that a specialized team is essential for its success.

What is PLM Customization

Regarding PLM customization, there are many different factors to consider. The first thing to consider is the system's life cycle. Vendors introduce new features and upgrade older ones, so it's not a good idea to make assumptions about customization compatibility. Another factor to consider is monetary constraints. If you're on a tight budget, you should consider adjusting your PLM needs accordingly. PLM customization is a very complex process. Understanding your company's IT environment is essential, as a full-blown user interface overhaul may cause havoc when upgrading the system. It is also best to consider a partner who can help you determine the exact features most necessary for your business. Prescient Technologies can be your trusted partner in this endeavor.

Why CAD PLM Customization if future

CAD/PLM customization is a powerful tool to enhance how companies build products. Its many benefits include: Supporting global collaboration both within and outside an organization. Helping to make complex processes simpler and easier to understand. Helping to protect intellectual property and track product development. Allowing engineers to create parametric models and test designs in a real-world environment. Organizations adopting new business models will require new forms of collaboration. The traditional picture of a company doing its development and production will need to be rethought. Instead of working with a single supplier, organizations will work with different organizations. The goal is to make collaboration seamless and minimize margins of error. PLM customization can help organizations in these new business models.

Benefits of CAD PLM Customization

Customized CAD PLM applications can be integrated and shared to enable external collaborators to contribute to the design process by suggesting colors, fabrics, or motifs. This can increase the reuse value of discontinued or hard-to-find designs. It can also lead to increased intellectual property portfolio value. This software tracks the entire product lifecycle, allowing for streamlined processes and better product quality. It can also lower the cost of manufacturing, reduce time-to-market, and improve the quality of the finished product. CAD/PLM software integration and the associated data storage allow precise control and analysis to improve product development. The ability to easily connect data from multiple sources helps improve the speed of product development. With the help of open APIs, CAD/PLM systems can integrate with other business systems and eliminate the risk of data loss. Moreover, a central source of connected data makes it easy to communicate and collaborate, which helps in accelerating product development.