Enhancement Details

Expanded support for Managing Product Options

In this release, Windchill PDMLink introduces support for managing product options for typical assemble-to-order development. With these new capabilities, customers now have a more streamlined approach to manage discrete lists of options for a product line and navigate the product by these option sets.

Product Information

Product PDM & Process Solutions
Product / Module PTC Windchill PDMLink
Version 9.1
Product Functional Area Product Structure and BOM Management
User Interface Location  
Processes, Initiatives, and Best Practices Variant Design & Generation

Benefits and Description

Windchill 9.1 introduces support for Product line option sets to help companies manage typical fixed list option sets. These capabilities provide a streamlined approach to define product option codes for a product line, assign option codes to one or more designs, navigate or filter a product structure by option codes and view ProductView representations of filtered product structures.

Business Administrators may easily define and setup Options Set information. A Windchill environment can have one Option Set for each product family managed in the system.

End users management of Product Options – End users may easily manage a product’s options using common product structure management capabilities.


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