OpenPLM Features

Implemented features

Users features

  • Navigation / surf using links between objects
  • Electronic signature for objects
  • Plain text research ( documentation)
  • Possibility to add some comments on Attributes page of objects, groups and users

Parts and documents management

  • Creation with forms or csv files ( documentation)
  • Modification:
    • attributes modification (name)
    • rights delegation (owner, signer)
    • notify / unnotify users
    • object revision
  • History safeguarding of each object

Parts management

  • Part-Document links creation
  • BOM ( Bill Of Materials) creation and edition
  • Automatic generation of Parts structure (BOM) based on STEP standard

Documents management ( documentation)

  • Check-in / Check-out / Download of all kind of files
  • Document thumbnails creation
  • Merge of pdf files
  • Mass files download within a compressed file
  • Visualization of 3D data (STEP and STL files)

Users management

  • New user sponsorship with forms or csv files
  • Rights delegation
  • e-mail notification

Plugins ( list)

Administrators features

  • All types under Part can be adapted following company needs
  • All types under Document can be adapted following company needs
  • Attributes of each type can be modified
  • Lifecycles and electronic signatures can be modified
  • Tracability level can be adapted
  • All functions required by the company can be adapted, modified or created

Open Source projects which have an interface with OpenPLM

Features in progress

  • Navigate ergonomy improvement
  • Lifecycles management improvement
  • Users management improvement
  • Advanced Search
  • Manage specific users like Suppliers and Customers
  • Upload of multi-files
  • More informations available on the  roadmap

Features to be implemented

Users features

  • GUI for smartphones and tablets
  • Automatic generation of pdf file based on native file (OpenOffice/LibreOffice??, Ms Office, ...)
  • Tasks modification and creation
  • Project creation and edition (Task-Task link)
  • Management of QMS (Quality Management System) process
  • More and more plugins (Kicad, Gimp , AutoCAD , SolidWorks?, ... Every suggestions are welcome !)

Administrators features

  • Decentralized and redundant storage of files
  • Get metadata and files for use of clients in autonomous mode