To optimize business processes by linking Product Data Management (PDM) systems to other Enterprise applications, including Resource Planning (ERP), Manufacturing Planning (MRP), Customer Relationship (CRM), and legacy systems. To eliminate errors caused by manual data entry, compress cycle times, accelerate processes and market responsiveness, reduce costs and reduce time-to-market.
SmarTeam - Gateway provides bi-directional data exchange between SmarTeam and multiple enterprise applications, bringing the benefits of revision management, change control, and collaboration to global enterprises. SmarTeam - Gateway reduces the product development cycle by connecting the company's design data to its various enterprise applications. SmarTeam Gateway supports Microsoft BizTalk Server.
SmarTeam Gateway exposes the SmarTeam product information repository to Enterprise applications, enabling businesses to share and exchange the latest product data, including Parts, Bill of Materials, Change Processes, and Document information, across engineering design, manufacturing logistics, customer service, and other legacy systems.
SmarTeam - Gateway links to EAI platforms for robust EAI, bringing e-Business across the extended enterprise. The result is that companies leverage and extend their Intellectual Property with maximum flexibility, generating a true "e-Business on demand" environment. SmarTeam Gateway is a platform dedicated to IT or administrators, rather than a product for end users.