Enhancement Details

Creo AnyBOM with Options and Variants

With Windchill 10.1 and Creo 2.0 AnyBOM, users have powerful new capabilities to define and manage configurable products with a shared set of options across the Windchill and Creo environments.

Product Information

Product PDM & Process Solutions
Product / Module PTC Windchill PDMLink
Version 10.1
Product Functional Area Product Family Management
Product Options and Variants
Product Structure and BOM Management
User Interface Location  
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Detailed Development
Variant Design & Generation

Benefits and Description

When companies use the Options & Choices capabilities in Windchill, they may now share this logic with a Creo 2.0 design environment to define and manage configurable products using the same logic. These capabilities enable designers to dramatically improve their productivity to design and analyze product configurations virtually using the same Filtering and Configure capabilities in both Creo and Windchill environments.

Specific capabilities include:

For more information, refer to the Windchill Help Center:


Data Management Capabilities > Windchill Options and Variants Capabilities > Managing Configurable CAD Structures


Variant Specification