Critical tasks like engineering changes function best when team members can view and discuss the proposal before making decisions. But files created by specialist authoring tools (like MCAD/ECAD) are not generally accessible to other team members, and there are no easy ways to securely share comments in context.
- Faster input across roles, disciplines and through the supply chain means better products faster
- New design concepts can be reviewed in less time
- Manufacturing or support issues can be identified and rectified before a product goes into production
- Customer problems can be reviewed and diagnosed more quickly