Configuration Management and Product Lifecycle Management Tool Vendors

List of CM, PLM, Enterprise Information Tools and Vendors


The a9 product suites, offered by Alcove9 LLC,
are browser-based and application-embedded solutions that enable users to search beyond naming conventions, meta data and file attributes. These Search-based Applications solutions directly tackle the wasted time searching for product data scattered throughout an organization. Some say up to 40% wasted time. Fortunately, no data migration is required, avoiding costly re-purposing activities before gaining any benefit. The a9 solutions are the result of re-branding proven software in use since 2005. It has helped over 100 companies and more than 120,000 users to quickly and easily find and use their data for timely decision-making. The a9 development team has a record of accomplishment developing software and embedding state-of-the-art search technologies in OEM software such as MatrixOne, Autodesk software and OpenText.

Aras Enterprise PLM Solution for Configuration and Change Management

Aras provides the Aras Innovator suite for comprehensive configuration & change management with requirements management, parts, BOMs, documents, online workflows, stage-gate program management, global supplier management, quality compliance, CAD / EDA connectors and more. Aras is an advanced PLM platform and solution suite that is highly scalable, flexible and secure.

Bentley Systems
is a global leader in providing architects, engineers, geospatial professionals, constructors, and owner-operators with comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure. Bentley users leverage information mobility across disciplines and throughout the infrastructure lifecycle to deliver better-performing projects and assets. Bentley solutions encompass MicroStation applications for information modeling, ProjectWise collaboration services to deliver integrated projects, and AssetWise operations services to achieve intelligent infrastructure – complemented by worldwide professional services and comprehensive managed services.

PSA Inc. delivers an innovative product lifecycle management solution to aerospace, defense and medical device industries. CMPRO PLM software is designed to facilitate regulatory compliance and advance ideation and product evolution. To learn more about PSA Inc. or to schedule a free CMPRO demo, visit

offers a portfolio of rapidly deployable, instantly usable, and quickly affordable industry-specific software for performing Asset Lifecycle Configuration Management (ALCM) and Contract Deliverables Data Management (CDDM). Our best-in-class ALCM and CDDM solutions are used by OEMs, along with their supply chain and service partners, within high-tech industries such as aerospace, aviation, defense, electronics, marine, naval, and transportation mobility.

EPOCH CM is a standards-based CM application for tracking the As-Maintained Configuration of long-life products, equipment, systems, and other assets deployed for years in operational use, thus far removed physically and digitally from the original As-Built CAD/PDM data vault. The EPOCH DM solution for CDDM provides data and process management that standardizes, automates, optimizes, and secures contract data deliverables, like CDRLs and SDRLs, in the context of their associated programs, contracts, and performance metrics.

To support these applications, CMstat offers a comprehensive suite of consulting services including: requirements analysis, best practices training, CM Plan development, implementation, integration, and migration consulting tailored for customers who may be either new or expert users. Visit CMstat for additional information.

® pioneered the Software Business Management (SBM) category to provide IT & Digital leaders a SaaS-based solution suite for running the business of software – applying modern software development standards and practices combined with machine learning – to understand and manage the value, quality, risks, and costs of software.

Docio® is the premier SBM platform integrating technology, data, and analytics to support the entire product lifecycle – from management, development, and delivery to governance, compliance, and maintenance. The platform delivers fact-based transparency, complete visibility, actionable insights, benchmarks, and real-time data with deep granularity across the application portfolio, providing better customer outcomes, cost savings, and business-aligned decisions for today's complex digital environments. By integrating leading practices, enabling functions, and the right metrics in a single source of truth, Docio® helps world-class software development organizations reduce risk, improve efficiency, drive operational performance, and enable innovation across every business unit.

Spun out as a breakthrough product by veterans from feature[23]®, the Docio® team has direct experience integrating essential software development capabilities into organizations and are on a mission to empower modern businesses to lead digital transformation and achieve true competitive advantage.

Intergraph Joint Configuration Management Information System
Joint Configuration Management Information System: the power to turn data into information
. JCMIS is a comparatively priced Commercial off the Shelf (COTS) Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) application, developed by Intergraph Corporation, which supports components of the Department of Defense (DoD), US Federal Agencies, Commercial Industry, and approved Foreign Governments. JCMIS supports all phases of the product lifecycle: from its conception, through design and manufacture, to service and disposal, as well as, Configuration Identification, Configuration Change Control, Configuration Status Accounting, and Configuration Audits, and... Click here to learn more:

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The MEARS (Multi-user ECP Automated Review System)
system saves Department of Defense (DoD) and other government program or agency time, money, and effort. MEARS allows the possibility of beginning and completing a Configuration Control Board (CCB) in as little as one day. Without any travel, paper, distribution, or other related Engineering Change Proposals (ECP) costs, CCB members and sub-reviewers around the globe could login to MEARS over the web, and process program ECPs, Maintenance/Modification Work Order (MWOs), Notice of Revisions (NORs), Request for Deviations/Waivers (RFDs/RFWs), Specification Change Notice (SCNs) and Standard Routing Form (SRF) on a real-time basis. Also, Engineering Release Record (ERR) and Contract Data Requirements List (CDRL) are coming in 2013.

MEARS is a collaborative Government-developed and owned web-based software program that automates the engineering change process is a truly remarkable configuration management tool. MEARS expedites the Engineering Change Proposal from creation to archival. MEARS, was named a Best Manufacturing Practices Center of Excellence (BMPCOE),, award winner and site, is managed by the MEARS Program Office at the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command (USAMCOM) at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama. BMPCOE is a business process improvement “think tank” sponsored by the Naval Operations Research Center, University of Maryland, and the U.S. Department of Commerce. Originally deployed in 1992 to the Patriot Project Office, MEARS has been named a DoD “best of breed” solution, and today supports some 5000 DoD, Homeland Security, Defense Industry, and Foreign Military Sales customers throughout the world.

Neuma Technology
, since 1990, has delivered advanced Software CM/ALM solutions. Neuma's CM+ is the industry's only 4th generation SCM Tool. CM+ provides end-to-end life-cycle management, easy customization, high reliability, and near-zero administration in an easy-to-use package. CM+ MultiSite provides effortless multiple site operation while supporting a full disaster recovery capability across Windows and Linux/Unix platforms. Neuma's CM+ has a process-centric, change-based architecture and is easily scalable from a few to a few thousand users. Neuma's CM+ has the lowest TCO, and is guaranteed by Neuma to be the best Software CM tool available.

PDXpert PLM configuration management software
Active Sensing, Inc.'s PDXpert
PLM software provides simple and flexible configuration management and change control for growing companies. PDXpert PLM helps to ensure that your organization's product data is accurate, approved, and accessible throughout the entire product life cycle. The software offers simple drag-and-drop parts and bill of material (BOM) management; document revision control; CAD file library; engineering change forms with approval workflow; and flexible data import & export.

, based in France, provides consulting and system integration services for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and ERP solutions. Prodeos specializes in enterprise open source solutions for PLM, ERP, CRM, GED, and CMS.

Siemens PLM Software's Teamcenter
solution provides a complete platform to document, enforce and track product configuration and compliance throughout the entire product lifecycle. Teamcenter's unsurpassed flexibility enables you to apply two best practice approaches to initiate, administer, and review/approve product configurations and changes on an enterprise basis. Teamcenter utilizes a formal process that takes advantage of multiple change documents (e.g., change requests, change strategies, and change notices) and extensive implementation planning to manage changes to product configurations repeatedly and systematically utilizing a closed-loop change model.

SofTech's PLM solutions
optimize product lifecycle processes at the lowest cost by fostering innovation, extended enterprise collaboration, product quality improvements, and compressed time-to-market cycles.

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