Engineering Change Management Process

Bluestar PLM enables users to promote engineering changes through the entire change cycle all the way from request through the actual implementation of the change in the Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations (365fO) & AX production system.

Thanks to its integration with both ERP and CAD environments, it provides complete transparency in the cost and logistic feasibility of engineering changes while securing that engineering documentation is always up-to-date.

 

Key Customer Benefits

End-To-End Change Management

Provides an integrated platform for creating, planning and implementing product changes while taking all dependencies in sales, engineering, purchasing, and manufacturing into account.

Workflow Automation

Drives ECO processes spanning engineering and operations with cross-functional workflow automation. A graphical drag & drop design engine allows for easy creation of best-practice workflow templates.

Affected Designs Analysis

Generates a list of how other product designs are affected by a product change.

Change Impact Analysis

Analyzes the impact a product change has on routes and work-in-progress (sales orders, production orders, purchase orders, inventories, etc.).

"What-If" Scenarios

Enables ECO cost and feasibility calculations to help make better change decisions.

Mass Replace

Easily replace or delete a part wherever it is used on other BOMs.

Revision Trail & Comparison

Stores a complete revision history of Dynamics 365fO & AX items/BOMs and the associated drawings and technical documentation. Enables the comparison of indented BOM revisions.

Release Control

Advanced control of when and to which Dynamics 365fO & AX Companies revisions are released.

 


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