Product Data Management – Hummingbird Innovations

Product Data Management

Hummingbird’s product data management solution helps to manage product data and process-related information in a single, central system. This information includes computer-aided design (CAD) data, models, parts information, manufacturing instructions, requirements, notes and documents.

Product data management is focused on capturing and maintaining information on products and/or services through its development and complete life. Typical information managed in the Product Data Management system include:

  • Part number
  • Part description
  • Supplier/Vendor
  • Manufacturer
  • Manufacturer part number and description
  • Unit of measure
  • Cost/price
  • Schematic or CAD drawing
  • Material data sheets

Benefits of Product Data Management:

  • Tracking and managing all changes to product related data
  • Spending less time organizing and tracking design data
  • Improving productivity through reuse of product design data
  • Enhancing collaboration
  • Helps using visual management