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Alternate Data Management systems


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Looking for alternate data management tools other than ILINK. This would be for a small company of 5 users.

Would be nice it had similar capabilities as ILINK without the headache or price.

Anyone have any ideas?


DesignDataManager is a small-scale system that integrates with Pro/E.

I don't actually use it daily (I'm on Intralink), but I've seen the software & it works pretty neatly (far less admin overheads).

They also have a web access module, to allow other groups to look at the metadata/drawings, etc.


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I am a long time user of ProPDM, and I recomend it over I-link. I-link is a good program for the beginner, but it wants to do to much. ProPDM is simple and straight forward, and if you are good at it very powerful.


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Have you looked at DesignDataManager for Pro/E?

Its a Vaulting tool, with file version and revision control.

Worth looking at, cost effective and simple to use.

Low in Admin.

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