Course 2: Introduction to Product Data and Configuration in PLM Environments

Course 2 starts September 29, 2014. Click here to register!

Course 2 Description:

The goal of this course is for students to understand the methodologies and application of change management and relational 3D CAD product design within the confines of a Product Data Management (PDM) system in PLM environments. This course extends the concepts of the of virtual product design to a concurrent engineering environment and incorporating PDM databases in the lifecycle of products. The course will emphasize PLM as a strategic business initiative and will introduce students to the importance of the appropriate application of a PDM tool  in a PLM environment.

Course 2 Objectives:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of PLM concepts, particularly product data management, change management, workflows and configurations
  • Demonstrate literacy in the application of a PDM tool to support product development processes.

Course 2 Topics Include:

  • Product Data Management
  • Change Management
  • Relational Design
  • Product Structure Management
  • Configuration Management
  • Product Definition
  • Introduction to Workflows
  • People, Organization, and Security

The next Course 2 starts September 29, 2014. Click here to register!