CAD Integration for Dynamics 365/AX - A Module of BLUESTAR PLM
Bluestar PLM integrates with a broad selection of CAD systems to keep engineering and manufacturing teams on the same page. Data and files are seamlessly passed back and forth between CAD and ERP environments to eliminate redundant data entry and prevent out-of-date information from being used.
Key Customer Benefits
CAD Menu Integration
Access PLM functionality directly in the CAD interface.
Access Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations & AX (365/AX) information related to CAD parts on-demand, including prices, on-hand quantities, etc.
Items, BOMs and Raw Materials
Automates the exchange of items, BOMs, raw materials and associated properties between CAD and ERP.
Aligns ERP item revisions with CAD file revisions to ensure a reliable 1:1 relationship between manufacturing data and engineering documentation.
Supports the exchange of managed product variants/configurations.
Title Block Integration
Auto-maintains drawing title blocks with centralized meta-data.
Drawing Conversion & Stamping
Converts drawings to PDF and stamps these with centralized metadata to ensure drawing integrity.
Lightweight 3D Models
Generates lightweight 3D models viewable to all authorized Dynamics 365/AX users.
Manage and exchange associated file formats including STEP, DXF, DWF, eDrawings and more.
Collaborate on development projects across multiple CAD platforms.
Currently supported CAD systems include AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks, Catia, Solid Edge, Creo (Pro/E, ME10, CoCreate), Draftsight.