Posts in category: ‘CAD File Management’

Check-in, Check-out, Check-in…Why Bother? I Know Where My CAD Files Are! (Part III)

In the previous blog post, I discussed the rationale and benefits engineering organizations realize by employing a formal product data management strategy and PDM software. In the final installment of Check-in, Check-out, Check-in…Why bother?, I will explain why the absence of a formal data management strategy imposes greater risk on small organizations.

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Check-in, Check-out, Check-in…Why Bother? I Know Where My CAD Files Are! (Part II)

In my previous blog post, I discussed why small engineering organizations feel quite strongly they don’t need a centralized CAD file management systems. In this post I’ll explain why, in fact, no engineering organization, no matter how small, can afford NOT to have a robust product data management strategy supported by PDM software.

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