ENOVIA VPLM products

ENOVIA - VPM Lifecycle Navigator Web (LCN)
VPM Web Navigator is the base product of a new generation of ENOVIA VPM products that are built entirely as web-based, light client applications.It provides functions to access, navigate and report on intellectual property information (such as project, change management, documents, etc.) in the database.
Product Overview
What's new?
Product Highlights
Product Key Customer Benefits

Product Overview

ENOVIA - VPM Web Navigator (LCN) is the base product of a new generation of VPM products, built entirely as web-based, light client applications on top of industry leading middleware (IBM WebSphere) providing openness, scalability and rapid deployment for customers. ENOVIA - VPM Web Navigator provides functions to access, navigate and report on intellectual property information (such as project, change management, documents, etc.) in the database.

ENOVIA VPM Web Navigator provides a breakthrough in ease of use Relationship Navigator which provides a single graphical interface for navigation as well as authoring of various types of intellectual property information. For instance, when a user is preparing a change request for a part, they will be able to access all part-related information, including the part s maturity, designer, graphical model, number of times it has been versioned before, products in which this part is used, etc., putting all information related to complex product development information right at the users' fingertip. The ability to perform lifecycle management "in-context" contributes to better decision making and collaboration among all the users who participate in the product development process.

What's new?

In this release V5R21 there are no new enhancements.

Product Highlights

ENOVIA - VPM Lifecycle Web Navigator:

  • Is the base product of a new generation of ENOVIA VPM products built entirely as web-based, light client applications leveraging industry leading middleware (IBM Websphere)
  • Is designed using the same portlet architecture as that of modular 3d com thereby allowing the seamless integration of lifecycle management and 3D collaboration tools
  • Provides functions to access, navigate and report on intellectual property information (document, parts, engineering changes, projects, etc.)
  • Features breakthrough ease-of-use with the Relationship Navigator, a single graphical user interface for navigation as well as authoring of various types of intellectual property information, facilitating lifecycle management 'in-context"

Product Key Customer Benefits

  • Easy to use web-based, light client applications
ENOVIA - VPM Web Navigator is the base product in a new generation of ENOVIA VPM products. Targeting non designing enterprise users, this new generation of applications is built entirely on web-based, light client infrastructure leveraging industry's leading middleware (IBM Websphere), which provides openness, scalability, and rapid deployment for customers

  • Breakthrough ease-of-use
ENOVIA - VPM Web Navigator provides a breakthrough in ease-of-user with the Relationship Navigator feature. It allows for navigation as well as authoring of various types of intellectual property information within a single graphical user interface. For instance, when a user is preparing a change request for a part, they will be able to access through the Relationship Navigator all part-related information, including the part s maturity, designer, graphical model, number of times it has been versioned before, products in which the part is used, etc., putting all information related to complex product development information right at the users' fingertip The ability to perform lifecycle management "in-context" contributes to better decision making and collaboration among all the users who participate in the product development process.

  • Quick access to project information
An easily customizable user homepage provides quick access to users' processes (engineering change requests, engineering change order and workflows), tasks (Actions, workflow activities) and documents.

  • Out-of-the-box reporting capability
Users can print a report for objects such as EC, Actions, Bill of Materials and product variants using a reporting function that comes with customizable XML-based reporting templates (layouts). This reporting can also be customized to accommodate more advanced reporting on customer specific processes by utilizing style-sheets.