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Aras Expands PLM Mobile Tool; Updates Platform With Visual Collaboration

Aras, a provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software, has released Aras Flow, an integrated mobile tablet application for Aras Innovator 11.

Aras Expands PLM Mobile Tool; Updates Platform With Visual Collaboration

In the new version, change workflows are combined with discussion commenting, visualization and markup in a tablet format. According to the vendor, teams from engineering, operations, quality and the supply chain can communicate more quickly about key decisions and initiatives, including product design, viewing of drawings, redlining of models, and changes. Aras Flow provides mobile access to “my work right now” in PLM. In another company announcement, Aras has announced the general availability of Aras Innovator 11. The release introduces visual collaboration using new secure social technology within the platform. The tool allows for the addition of discussion threads with embedded viewables and markups. It covers all data types, including 3D, 2D, schematics and layouts, Microsoft Office and images. Customers can use the PLM permission model to control comment visibility and participation.

PLM Mobile

PLM Platform

In the new version, change workflows are combined with discussion commenting, visualization and markup in a tablet format. According to the vendor, teams from engineering, operations, quality and the supply chain can communicate more quickly about key decisions and initiatives, including product design, viewing of drawings, redlining of models, and changes. Aras Flow provides mobile access to “my work right now” in PLM. In another company announcement, Aras has announced the general availability of Aras Innovator 11. The release introduces visual collaboration using new secure social technology within the platform. The tool allows for the addition of discussion threads with embedded viewables and markups. It covers all data types, including 3D, 2D, schematics and layouts, Microsoft Office and images. Customers can use the PLM permission model to control comment visibility and participation.

PLM Mobile

PLM Platform

Aras Expands PLM Mobile Tool; Updates Platform With Visual Collaboration