Windchill PDMLink Product Update Briefing James Gehan VP, Product Management, PTC Agenda Windchill PDMLink Product Overview Product Development System Example Windchill PDMLink Customers Windchill PDMLink and Foundation 8.0 Updates Overview Detailed Capabilities 2 © 2005 PTC Windchill PDMLink – Simple. Powerful. Connected. Simple Global access with Web-based product portal with embedded 3D visualization, search, and PDF document collaboration Configurable implementation Powerful Product information control Configuration management CMII change management Collaborative product development Robust workflow engine Connected Heterogeneous MCAD, ECAD, and software integrations Microsoft Office integration Integration to ERP, CRM, and SCM systems Windchill PDMLink Integral Pro/ENGINEER and Windchill ProjectLink connectivity 3 © 2005 PTC Simple. Windchill PDMLink Web-based product portal Organized by products Easily access product information directly from a Web browser Personalized access to information with subscription / notification Process-driven user interface flows Based upon applied best practices from industry experience Workflow-driven Embedded visualization Easier consumption of underlying information - locate items faster, confirm working on right items visually Easy to provide feedback with available mark-up capabilities Automated publishing and markup of PDF documents Authoring application not necessary 4 © 2005 PTC Powerful. Windchill PDMLink Product information control Organize information by products Customized business rules per product Document management Change management Configurable CMII process template Easily attach relevant information Status monitoring Configuration management Create and edit product structures while viewing geometry Configurable part numbering / versioning Baselines, date / lot / serial effectivity Product team coordination Subscription, discussion forums, online meetings Shared visualization and design collaboration Business process automation Document business processes and activities Manage and control product maturity with stage/gate processes 5 © 2005 PTC Connected. Integral With Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire Check models in/out from the Model Tree Embedded Web browser for Windchill PDMLink activities Check-out models “on the fly” upon modification of parts and assemblies Drag and drop models into Pro/ENGINEER A single application view for CAD/CAM/CAE and PDM 6 © 2005 PTC Product Development System Product Development System Strategy Products System + + Features Process How things work together is becoming more important than how they work independently! 8 © 2005 PTC Business Processes Guides Documented Best Approach Process Overview Key Concepts Terminology Key Steps, Activities and Roles 9 © 2005 PTC Where do I find PDS Process Guides? – PTC Technical Support Site Select PDS Reference Documents 10 © 2005 PTC Company Examples using Windchill PDMLink Example Windchill PDMLink Customers 12 © 2005 PTC Consumer Goods Consumer Goods PING Nets Results with it’s Commitment to PTC’s Product Development System Strategy Company Background Since the 1960s, PING, Inc. has been synonymous with quality and performance within the golfing industry and is one of the only remaining golf club manufacturers using primarily American-made components Opportunity Improve and secure access to intellectual property, reduce enterprise change cycle time, and streamline CAD data management practices PTC Solution PTC Global Services implemented Windchill PDMLink to enable PING to improve document and change management capabilities PTC Global Services provided guidance on how to reduce implementation and adoption risks Results Using PTC Solutions has enabled PING, Inc. to: Take advantage of fully operative integration between CAD Data and PDMLink Utilize a fully automatic document and part numbering scheme Adopt system provided versioning scheme for all documents and CADs “The implementation of Windchill PDMLink was a low-risk, predictable investment in PTC’s Product Development System (PDS). Thanks to PTC Global Services, PING will realize and maximize the return on it’s PDS investment.” ~ Dan Shoenhair, Director of Engineering, PING, Inc. © 2004 PTC Heavy Equipment Heavy Equipment AGCO Fendt Meets Market Needs Through Improved Data Control and Development Efficiency with Windchill PDMLink from PTC Company Background The AGCO Corporation is a major worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment. AGCO offers a full product line including tractors, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage equipment and implements through more than 9,200 independent dealers and distributors in over 140 countries. Fendt is the corporation’s new high-tech brand for highest demands Opportunity AGCO Fendt had a need to improve product quality and decrease costs while meeting market demands and needs for new and enhanced product offerings PTC Solution Windchill PDMLink implementation as part of the Product Development System from PTC Digital Product Data Management Standard Implementation Profile from PTC Results Using PTC Solutions has enabled AGCO Fendt to: Establish enterprise wide product development for tractors across the business units in Germany Decrease total cost of product ownership by increasing part/design re-use and reducing warranty claims Increase product development efficiency by simplifying product information retrieval and reducing the engineering change order cycle time “We have achieved what we wanted to achieve with Windchill PDMLink from PTC. We absolutely appreciated PTC’s Global Services commitment to the project and the ability for our needs to be met.” ~ Walter Wagner, Product Line Manager, AGCO Fendt © 2004 PTC Power Generation Power Generation Poclain Hydraulics Substantially Reduces Product Time-to-Market with Windchill PDMLink Company Background Poclain Hydraulics designs, manufactures and markets hydrostatic transmissions and their related engineering services for mobile machinery Opportunity Implement a solution to enable management of engineering data, reducing time-to-market and improving information exchange PTC Solution PTC Global Services implemented Windchill PDMLink, interfaced with PeopleSoft, within the forecasted timeframe and for more than 80 end users Results Using PTC Solutions has enabled Poclain Hydraulics to: Utilize a single database in three production sites throughout the world Reduce product time-to-market with on-line data access Reduce the drawings' lead time from one month at the most to less than two days “At Poclain, we have already seen a return on investment during our initial use of Windchill PDMLink. We look forward to expanding the use of the product, due to its unequaled Workflow capabilities.” ~ Christophe Van Kempen, Project Leader, Poclain Hydraulics © 2004 PTC Electronics and High Electronics and High Tech Tech XAC Controls Data and Change with Windchill PDMLink and ProjectLink from PTC Company Background As an emerging company in the Transaction Automation Industry, XAC Automation Corp provides reliable and effective devices as Best of Breed building blocks for system solution and is located in Taiwan Opportunity XAC needed to improve collaboration and control of product data, and automate and standardize change management processes PTC Solution PTC Global Services deployed Windchill PDMlink 7.0 and ProjectLink 7.0 with integration to XAC’s ERP system Results Using PTC Solutions has enabled XAC to: Ensure users have easy access to the most up-to-date product information Provide a single operation environment record for product information and provide web-based access to this data to all stake holders Shorten Engineering Change (EC) cycle time through adoption of standard change management processes with task assignment, information attachments and reporting “The PTC Global Services deployment of Windchill PDMLink and ProjectLink made it possible for us to see results more quickly. We have been able to standardize our change management processes and control our product data more effectively.” ~ Vincent Chen, Senior Manager, XAC Automation Corp. © 2004 PTC Aerospace Aerospace GKN Aerospace Launches Windchill PDMLink Company Background GKN Aerospace Services is a global independent first-tier supplier of structures, components, assemblies and engineering services to aircraft and aero engine manufacturers Opportunity To accelerate time to produce manufacturing (build to print) data and increase efficiency of design phase by using an electronic archiving system that quickly provides the right people with the right information PTC Solution Windchill PDMLink was chosen to control the concession management process and replace existing manual product document store with an electronic archiving system Results Using PTC Solutions has enabled GKN Aerospace Services to: Reduce production time for manufacturing work packages by an estimated 30% Reduce risk of losing important paper documents with an electronic archiving system Combine related data sources at a single point of reference, creating confidence in the information Automate workflows, preventing loss of information and deviation from quality standards as well as improving process tracking Provide a fast search capability, available from any networked computer across all sites within the business © 2004 PTC Overview Windchill PDMLink Windchill Foundation 8.0 Windchill 8.0 Focus PDS Process Focus: Top Down / Bottom Up Design Implementation Focus: Search & Reuse Change Change Management Management Release to Design Reviews Manufacturing Configuration Management Digital Digital Model Product Data Capabilities Focus: Definition Management Product Development Collaboration CAD Data Mgmt Project - Enhanced CAD Mgmt Capabilities Management - Improved Interaction & Usability & Execution - LAN & WAN Performance - ECAD WIP Mgmt Product & Process Mgmt -Flexible Lifecycle Management -New Product Structure Explorer -Improved Search Utilities -Optional Classification & Reuse Module -Support for AML/AVL management Administration -Purge & Archiving -ProductView Publishing Tools 19 © 2005 PTC Windchill 8.0 Simplifies Product Data Management For Improved Development Productivity Simplified CAD data management Closed key Pro/INTRALINK 3.x feature gaps Improved local (LAN) and distributed (WAN) performance Improved usability Enhanced ProductView – 3D drawings, JT format Expanded electronics support Simplified development processes Enhanced lifecycle management – new promote process Improved configuration management - unified Product Structure Explorer tool Improved search and reuse - new Windchill Classification and Reuse module New administrative tool – Archive module Simplified system architecture Integral enterprise and workgroup data management solutions for the PTC PDS Enterprise Workgroup Windchill Architecture 20 © 2005 PTC CAD Data Management - Improved Interaction & Usability Offline Workspace access for Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire Windchill Streamlined Workspace interface for Online/Offline scrolling, saved table displays, column Connection filtering… Capability with Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire Enhanced user interface for Download/Check Out/Update Pro/ENGINEER Improved Event console Launch Pro/ENGINEER from browser 21 © 2005 PTC CAD Data Management - Enhanced Capabilities New model structure report Rename improvements Check-out of non-latest versions/iterations Multi-object attribute modification Restricted attribute definitions Improved family table management Improved management of secondary file content (IGS, STEP,…) Expanded difference reporting capabilities 22 © 2005 PTC New Pro/INTRALINK Data Migrator Enables migration of Pro/INTRALINK 3.x data to the 8.0 architecture Windchill PDMLink 8.0 or Key capabilities Pro/INTRALINK 8.0 Consolidation of multiple Pro/INTRALINK 3.x instances Out of the box support for all Pro/ENGINEER file types Migration of non-Pro/ENGINEER data currently managed in Pro/INTRALINK Pro/INTRALINK Start and resume functionality Data Migrator Preservation of the history of migrated data Works with a pre-populated target system Optional part and product structure initialization Benefits Pro/INTRALINK Pro/INTRALINK Increased reuse with system consolidation 3.x 3.x Pro/INTRALINK Simplified system administration 3.x 23 © 2005 PTC Product & Process Management – Improved Search Utilities Advanced search Capabilities Improved management and editing of saved searches Administrator can save and assign searches as “templates” for groups Version and Iteration search • All, Latest, Specify Add Search Criteria Wildfire search • Calendar support • Saved searches • Soft attribute display 24 © 2005 PTC Product & Process Management – Flexible Lifecycle Management New PDMLink end user capabilities New lifecycle process administration framework New Promotion process – similar to Pro/INTRALINK release process New transition rules – identify which processes may be used at each lifecycle state Set State command available to end users Define applicable states for new revisions of Updated Revise command an item New OOTB PDMLink product templates Define versioning sequences for new revisions based on a lifecycle state New lifecycles & workflow processes Pre-defined roles and ACLs Promotion Promotion Promotion Set State Promotion Change Release Prototype Prototype Production Production Design Obsolete In Work Released Change Released Revise Revise Revise Promotion 25 © 2005 PTC EDA/ECAD Activities for Windchill 8.0 Integrate InterComm EDACompare with Windchill EDA Design Validation within Windchill Validation Report tracking Enhancements to ECAD Workgroup Manager Expand EDA Tool Support Compatibility with Windchill Aerospace and Defense Module EDA Part Introduction & Selection Process Provide Engineers with Up-Front Information in the Selection Process Maximize Part Reuse and Minimize Redundant Part Creation 26 © 2005 PTC Product & Process Management – Product Structure Explorer Consolidated PIE, PIM, Annotator technologies into a single, user-friendly tool Product Significantly improved performance Structure Visualization Editing Integrated capabilities • Product Structure Editing • Product Structure Annotations • Visualization Expanded configuration capabilities • Baselines, views, effectivities, alternates and substitutes, reference designators Structure productivity improvements • Create new parts within a structure, New draft mode to create structure ideas without affecting existing structures Improved usability Product Structure Annotation 27 © 2005 PTC Product & Process Management – PartsLink Classification & Reuse Optional module for Windchill PDMLink for Classification and Reuse Classification schema definition Classify parts Browse classification • Graphical or textual • Results counts High-speed parametric attribute searching Multiple measurement systems and units of measure Find similar search • Plus/Minus percentage match Supplier management capabilities • Associate one or more organizations to a part 28 © 2005 PTC Product & Process Management – Supplier Management Approved Manufacturer List Assembly Part A1 Ability to define one or more manufacturer parts that can be used for a OEM Part P1 (Make) internal company’s part Vendor A Approved Vendor List OEM Part P2 (Make) Ability to define one or more vendor parts that can be used for a Vendor A manufacturer part or for a internal company’s part Vendor B Manufacturers and Vendors OEM Part P3 (Buy) Ability to define manufacturer and vendors with detailed information such as contact information, status, associated documentation and Mfr B, Mfr Part B1 related parts Vdr C, Vdr Part C1 Part preferences based on context Vdr D Part preferences may vary based on product, location, etc • Example – Part 123 is approved for Product A, but not for Product B Redline Manufacturer List Ability to markup and apply changes to a parts associated manufacturer, manufacturer part and preference within an assembly Predefined report on Supplier metrics 29 © 2005 PTC Administration – Improved End User Capabilities Move: Provides ability to move all versions and iterations of an object between PDM containers, domains and folders within an organization • Parts, Non-Product End Items, Documents and CADDocuments, including their associated representation objects, product instances, configurations and view versions Ability to move groups of objects based on a configuration specification Inherits the domain policies of the target container or domain Delete: Capabilities to improve the deletion of versions (all iterations including the master) • Parts, Product, Serial Numbered Part, Documents & CAD Documents Improved performance for multi-object delete capabilities • Multiple objects processes in one transaction Enhance error reporting and the ability to override some conflicts that might otherwise prevent deletion 30 © 2005 PTC Administration – Purge, Archive & Restore Purge Supports Parts, Documents & CAD Documents Multiple Query options Oracle • All but last iteration or version • Date range Ext. Vault • Lifecycle state Windchill B • Versions at a specific lifecycle state Server • User name Create and run multiple Purge Queries Optional Archive Module Archive Same query criteria as purge XML Archived information indexed for searching Index Full restore support only Support for commercial mass storage Local Disk devices Mass Storage Server 31 © 2005 PTC Summary – Windchill 8.0 Continues to Deliver upon the PDS Vision Improves integral “3Cs” capabilities Extends enterprise interoperability with WIP Data Management Addressing Critical Product Development Business needs Tighter interaction with key creation applications Expanding key capabilities for PDS Moving forward, focus on expanding and streamlining critical product development processes Future releases are being planned around PDS business scenarios versus solution specific enhancements 32 © 2005 PTC Detailed Capabilities Windchill PDMLink and Foundation 8.0 Major Capability Groupings of Windchill 8.0 Processes Enhanced: Top down / bottom up design Digital Product Data Management Search and reuse Change management Design reviews CAD Data Management Lifecycle Management General CAD data mgmt New Pro/E data mgmt Enhanced data Superior New flexible capabilities capabilities mgmt usability distributed product lifecycle performance model Check out non-latest design Improved difference Download / across both report checkout / update Version Enhanced non-CAD data LANs and WANs Sequences management New CAD model Workspace (firewalls) Expanded ‘Save As’ structure report Event console New Promotion Improved “Rename” Automatic Search / Design Review enumerated New multi-object and parameter sharing process* complete version deletion Administration Supplier Mgt* Config Mgt Classification* ECAD Archive Purge ProductView Improved New optional Enhanced InterComm New Optional configuration New optional New query and Enhanced administration Module Windchill electronics support for mgmt Classification ECAD/CAE WIP Archive module delete capability New tools to simplify usability(Prod and Reuse initial system validation Approved uct Structure Improved integrations with Extract and Filter options Manufacturer’s module as part of Explorer) the integral PTC EDA (Zuken) restore design Improved troubleshooting and Vendor’s information Enhanced and diagnostics List PDS Enhanced ECAD design For top- conflict mgt collaboration integration Better handling of system down and Classification Searchable Part Enhanced EDA design publishing issues other design defn and mgmt Preferences by processes comparison Product Parametric search *Available in Windchill PDMLink Only 34 © 2005 PTC Windchill 8.0 Capabilities in Windchill Foundation and PDMLink Common Improvements (Windchill Foundation & PDMLink) CAD Data Management Improvements Product Management Enhancements New Product Structure Capabilities Enhanced Life Cycle management Process Focused Enhancements (PDMLink Only) New Promotion/Design Review Process New Approved Manufacturer’s List/Approved Vendor’s List New Modules PartsLink Classification & Re-use (PDMLink Only) Archive (Windchill Foundation and PDMLink) 35 © 2005 PTC Enhanced Product Structure Editing Capabilities Unify all Product Structure Management Editing Next Generation Product Structure Editing • Consolidated PIE, PIM, Annotator technologies into a single, user-friendly tool • Significantly Improved performance Integrated Capabilities • Product Structure Editing • Product Structure Annotations • Visualization Expanded Configuration Capabilities • Baselines, Views, Effectivities • Alternates and Substitutes • Reference designators • Contiguous end item configuration and instance expansion Creating Structure Productivity Improvements • Create new parts within a structure • New draft mode to create structure ideas without 36 affecting existing structures © 2005 PTC Enhanced Product Structure Editing – Productivity Gains Substantially improve usability and performance More Powerful Editing Capabilities • Multi-select many common operations • Drag and drop structures • Cut/copy/paste a structure • Smart navigation to alternates • Editing within the table display • Mixed configuration specification Ease of Use Enhancements • Intelligent Menu Organization • Context Sensitive Operations • Accelerators and mnemonics • Recently accessed list 37 © 2005 PTC Search Improvements Capabilities Common Search across the solutions • Common multi-object and row actions AND OR search options Configurable search results table • Multi-level sorting • Choose Columns to display • Control order of Columns Export to File Open in Pro/E Wildfire Action 38 © 2005 PTC Search Improvements Advanced search Capabilities Improved management and editing of saved searches Administrator can save and assign searches as “templates” for groups Version and Iteration search • All, Latest, Specify Add Search Criteria Wildfire search • Calendar support • Saved searches • Soft attribute display 39 © 2005 PTC Updated for 8.0 Windchill Life Cycle Concepts Life Cycles define an item’s states and define the roles and access controls at each state - SAME NEW - Workflow processes may be separate from Life Cycle of item NEW - Manage 1 or more items with one workflow process NEW – A Revise action may start the new version at any Life Cycle state NEW – Version label for an item may change during its life Work in Process Phase Formal Phase Prototype Production Design Prototype Released Obsolete In Work Change 40 © 2005 PTC PDMLink End User Enhancements to Life Cycle Management in 8.0 Promotion Request New Promote Process – Similar to Pro/INTRALINK RTP Wizard Wizard-based process to promote one or more items Flexible configuration options: • Pro/ENGINEER dependencies, include drawings or • Parts-Centric dependencies or an existing baseline Follows concepts of ProjectLink Routing Creates baseline set and automatic viewable creation Approval Task Voting used to decide Promotion Request Set State command now available to End Users Updated Revise command behavior Life Cycle state of new versions defined by rules Revision sequence used for new version may be set by Life Cycle state • “Work in Process” states may use numeric sequences 1.1, 1.2, 2.1, 2.2, etc. • “Release” states may use alpha sequences – A.1, A.2, B.1, B.2, etc. 41 © 2005 PTC Enhanced Lifecycle Model for a Part - Example Define a rule to only allow Promotion process to go to “Prototype Released” Promotion Promotion Promotion Set State Promotion Prototype Prototype Production Production Design Obsolete In Work Released Change Released 42 © 2005 PTC Enhanced Lifecycle Model for a Part - Example A Revise command in Prototype Released will create A.0 version Create Promotion Promotion Promotion Set State Promotion Change Release Prototype Prototype Production Production Design Obsolete In Work Released Change Released Revise Revise Revise Promotion A Revise command A Revise command for a in Design will Production Released item will be create 2.0 version set to Production Change 43 © 2005 PTC New ability to Move Items between Windchill Contexts Description: Provides ability to move all versions and iterations of an item between Products and Libraries, domains and folders within an organization • Current cut/paste capability will be maintained to allow the moving of specific versions within a container and additional object types Supports the moving of Parts, End Items, Documents and CAD Documents, including their associated representation objects, product instances, configurations and view versions Key Capabilities: Available from Structure browser, CAD Document structure browser, search results, folders page, and information pages Ability to move groups of objects based on a configuration specification Option to selectively move dependent objects contained in only the same container or from multiple containers to multiple target containers and folders Inherits the domain policies of the target context or domain Move action available for subscription and history tracking 44 © 2005 PTC Improved ‘Save As’ Capabilities Expand availability of ‘Save As’ command Provide Save As for Parts Only New Launch Points • Action Menu on Part Details Pages • Structure Reports Part Structure Report & CAD Document structure report Improved usability of the Save-As Better indication of “New” vs “Reused” • Selected objects become “New” • Set View for new Parts 45 © 2005 PTC New PartsLink Classification Module Classification Capabilities Classification Schema definition and management Create and manage classification schema Predefined classification schema included for mechanical and electrical parts Define Attribute Constraints Classify Parts • Classify during create or update • Blanks values allowed for attribute defaults • Classification Node attribute separated from other classification attributes 46 © 2005 PTC New PartsLink Classification Module Classification Capabilities Browse Classification • Graphical or textual • Results counts High Speed Parametric attribute searching Multiple measurement systems and units of measure Find Similar Search • Plus/Minus percentage match Supplier Management Capabilities • Associate one or more organizations to a part 47 © 2005 PTC Windchill Visualization Publishing Framework Enhancements Tools to simplify initial system validation Improved reliability for inter-process communications and publishing pipeline Benefit: accelerate the process of implementing WVS publishing Improved system troubleshooting and diagnostics Centralised and improved system logging information Modify logging verbosity “on the fly” Benefit: simplify the process of understanding and fixing publishing issues Improved handling of system publishing issues Improved error-handling and restarts via “CAD-helper” process in publishing system Benefit: less “down-time” of the system 48 © 2005 PTC Improved Delete Capabilities End user capabilities to improve the deletion of versions (all iterations including the master) Parts, Product and Serial Numbered Part Documents CAD Documents Improved performance for multi-object delete capabilities Multiple objects processes in one transaction Enhance error reporting and the ability to override some conflicts that might otherwise prevent deletion 49 © 2005 PTC New Purge Capabilities Capabilities Administrator-definable selection criteria • Save and reuse criteria for multiple queries • Object Types Parts Documents CAD Documents • Query options All but last iteration or version Date range Lifecycle state Versions at a specific lifecycle state User name Manage multiple purge activities • Create and run multiple Purge Queries • Preview of purge candidates 50 © 2005 PTC Introduction of Archive & Restore Capabilities Overview Archive & Restore to extract and Support for restore of restore design information, Oracle specifically documents and entire archives only – no A metadata in Windchill partial restore The archives will be searchable Support for commercial Ext. Vault mass storage devices Windchill Ability to restore entire archives B Server Available to site and New Capabilities organization administrators with read Integrated Archive with purge permission Archive Support for Windchill XML Administrator-definable selection Foundation, PDMLink, & criteria. Save and reuse criteria B A ProjectLink (incl. bundled) Preview of purge list generated Index by object selection criteria B Supported objects include: A ‘Documents’, ‘Parts’ and ‘CAD Local Disk Documents’ Mass Storage The dependencies of archived Server objects will also be included in the archive, recursively Meta Data Content 51 © 2005 PTC Improved Family Table Management “Save as” for Family Table Objects New Capabilities: “Save as” for Family Table Objects Save generic as stand alone object Save generic and instances as a new family table Save instance as a new instance of the existing generic Save generic and/or instance in context of “Save as” on an assembly New “Family Table Advanced Options” UI added to “Save as” • Displays nested Family Table structure Fully supports nested family tables Name by rule: applying suffix, prefix, or replacing characters Benefits Provides greater selectivity when copying instances and generics with “Save as” operation Facilitates reuse of existing designs which include family table objects using “Save as” Facilitates creating standard libraries with family tables 52 © 2005 PTC Family Table Attribute Modification New Capabilities: Family Table Attribute Modification AVAILABLE IN M010 Adding, removing, and modifying attributes to instances and generics in a workspace Attribute modification supports • Adding a generic driven attribute which is inherited by all instances • Removing a generic driven attribute from the generic and all instances • Modifying a generic driven attribute, new value inherited by all instances • Modifying an inherited table driven attribute on a specific instance • Modifying an independent table driven attribute on a specific instance Verification status available in Windchill • Verification status displayed in workspace • Verification status for family table members driven by the nature of the modification Benefits Extends attribute editing in the workspace to instances Flexibility to create and modify family tables in the workspace outside of Pro/ENGINEER • Adding, modifying, and removing columns 53 © 2005 PTC Improved Attribute Value Editing 1 2 3a 3b Key Features Edit parameter values directly in table Multi-object attribute modification through “popup” window Includes ability to set “Location” of new objects prior to check-in 54 © 2005 PTC Usability Improvements to the Workspace The workspace is a “High Traffic Area” for CAD users so usability is critical Address header alignment & scrolling issues Allow display of additional company-specific attributes • New Table Views Improved display of Status • Use Status Common Element • Elevate status icon visibility Create and save custom views • Selected columns & row filters Maintain filters between end user actions Remove actions that do not apply to working copies • Save As, Rename, Move, Delete 55 © 2005 PTC Enhanced Communication to End Users - Event Console Better presentation of errors and warnings Include Workspace and server name in event details Unify style and approach for server & client messages Display Console in Pop-up Move Progress meter forward one page 56 © 2005 PTC Check-Out Non-Latest CAD Data Feature Introduce the ability to check out non-latest CAD documents to improve users ability to revert back to older designs Support Multi-selection of objects After check-out of non-latest iterations, objects in the workspace will be shown as the latest Supports PDMLink, Foundation, and ProjectLink (but not sand-box) Benefit Improved ability to revert back to an earlier design 57 © 2005 PTC Managing Related CAD Document Information Manage Related Information for CAD Documents Example: Spreadsheets for analysis or sizing Ability Add and remove attachments List of the attachment in the CAD Document detail page Options to download content upon CAD Document download Available from the Workspace preference page • Specify what type of files will be downloaded with the CAD Document Workspace-specific settings Content Role manager to specify the behavior for each type of file. Ability to specify what type of files will be downloaded or not with the CAD Document. Settings defined by site administrator for the server 58 © 2005 PTC Improved Difference Report Pro/ENGINEER Wildfire 2.0 Capabilities Capabilities Wildfire Report combines part NewNew Wildfire Report difference and integrate combines part difference and integrate Graphically shows differences Graphically shows Textually shows differences differences Model Tree differences between Textually shows differences models Model Tree differences Changes are categorized by type between models Report can be saved externally Changes are categorized by type 59 © 2005 PTC Access Pro/ENGINEER from browser New Capabilities Select a Pro/ENGINEER object in a browser window • Pro/ENGINEER is launched and the object is loaded Initiate a conference on a Pro/ENGINEER object from Windchill ProjectLink 60 © 2005 PTC Pro/ENGINEER Model Structure Report New report to display to Pro/ENGINEER Model Structure similar to the Pro/INTRALINK Model Structure Report Provides the ability to view basic CAD Document structure relationships without retrieving the objects into Pro/ENGINEER Ability to view and modify component parameters (IBA’s on links) 61 © 2005 PTC Share Pro/ENGINEER Enumerated Parameters with Windchill Provide Soft typing of CAD Documents On Master On Iterations On Uses Links New Ability to add attributes with constraints to CAD Documents Legal Sets Value Ranges Single value allow for attribute value Example Material – Steel, Aluminum, Titanium Bulk Items Windchill Parts associated to the Pro/E Bulk items will contain the quantity and unit information from a parameter on the bulk item (with Wildfire 3.0 support) 62 © 2005 PTC Questions?