PLM Essentials


ENOVIA PLM Essentials, on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, is a package of essential PLM capabilities for mid-market manufacturing organizations to help them increase revenues, improve product quality, shorten time to market, drive innovation and achieve a competitive advantage.


ENOVIA PLM Essentials is for mid-sized manufacturers using CATIA V5, SOLIDWORKS and/or 3rd-party CAD systems. Capabilities include CAD and Doc management, BOM management, Change Management and Project Management, plus social collaboration to help companies innovate

  • Improve user productivity and time-to-market through data-driven applications
  • Immersive user interface inside the CAD application allowing designers to get benefits of a PLM system without modifying their business processes
  • Manage work-in-progress data for design teams located throughout the world
  • Collaborate around real-time design information or other information related to design
  • Securely provide design information to suppliers and customers
  • Manage collaborative projects involving internal and external teams of prospects, customers, suppliers and partners
  • Drive a phased-base decision making process using process templates with predefined phases, gates and milestones
  • Provide real-time access to project status for rapid analysis and decision making

Key Benefits

  • Effective collaboration to increase innovation resulting in higher product sales
  • Better decision making to improve quality and shorter development time
  • Higher productivity to get product to market more quickly
  • Elimination of BOM errors to avoid unnecessary development costs and delays
  • Reduced cycle time to achieve earlier break even and higher profits

Bill of Materials

Maintain a single version of truth

Configuration and Change Management

Ensure business agility


Collaborate effectively

IP Classification and Protection

Secure intellectual Property

Product Planning and
Program Management

Deliver projects on-time and under budget

Quality and

Raise quality and ensure compliance

Strategic Customer Relationships

Exceed customer expectations

Strategic Supplier Relationships

Connect the supply chain