PDM & documentation

Product data management (PDM) is becoming more and more important due to the constantly increasing amount of data. With the right deployment, you can manage your product data and process-related information such as computer-aided design (CAD) data, models, parts information, requirements, documents and notes in a single central system. We advise and support you – from the introduction of a suitable PDM system in your company to the archiving of the data.

Service Portfolio

  • PDM/PLM strategy & organisational development
  • PDM/PLM solution evaluation
    • PDM/PLM system selection
    • PDM-xCAD and PDM-ERP integration
    • Cloud/on-premise solutions
  • PDM/PLM consulting
    • Documentation methods and processes
    • Archiving and approval process
    • Implementation of digital twins
    • Model-based system engineering (MBSE)
    • E/E-PDM
  • PDM/PLM implementation services
    • Process analysis & system specification
    • Data migration
    • Testing
  • PDM/PLM project management
    • Setup, planning and control
    • International project management
    • Project communication
  • User support
  • PDM/PLM training


  • PDM development and consulting »Photo-realistic visualisation with PDM »Support and supervision of pilots »Modular product structure development
  • Proof of concept digital twin aftersales »Analysis and delta determination between development, aftersales documentation view »Illustration of need for action to complete the digital twin aftersales
  • Consulting on the PDM/PLM system analysis »Analysis »Conception of a company-specific PDM/PLM concept »Selection »Introduction and commissioning
  • PDM migration »Synchronisation of all data according to the best business logic »Bi-directional data synchronisation »Migration and system integration
  • Systems engineering »System level product design »System-based requirements management »Management of multi-disciplinary deliverables for hardware and software in the complete lifecycle process

“We are using XPLM to expand our offer for existing and new customers. This creates new business opportunities,” explains Gerhard Schummer, Managing Director of Aconext. “Our process know-how and XPLM’s solution expertise will create innovative service and solution offers in the areas of PLM and systems engineering, which are necessary to successfully design a digital transformation. Just like XPLM, we are a provider of solutions and services for all common PLM systems. This means that our customers receive the best independent advice.”


Well-attended trade fair stand and interesting lectures - Daimler EDM CAE forum 2019 / 17-18/07/2019

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Team ACONEXT Munich at B2Run 2019 / 16/07/2019

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