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Easy Plan

The Easy Plan solutions help you manage product and process knowledge in a single environment. It provides several collaboration and analytical tools to help you perform manufacturing planning digitally and thereby avoid production stoppages because of design flaws.

Easy Plan overview

The Overview gives you a short description of each of the Easy Plan solutions.

Easy Plan deployment

The installation and configuration information for all workspaces in the Easy Plan group is contained in a single deployment deliverable.

Electronic Work Instructions (EWI)

The Electronic Work Instructions (EWI) solution is a Teamcenter-based web application that allows shop floor workers to access 3D, animated work instructions directly from a Teamcenter database.

Work Instructions Authoring

Work Instructions Authoring lets you create detailed instructions, both textual and visual, of actions that should be performed at the shop floor.

Next Generation Planning (NGP)

Next Generation Planning is a manufacturing planning solution that is suitable for industries where:

Production Process Planning

Production Process Planning lets you execute plant-specific detailed planning that leverages existing product design and manufacturing data.

Teamcenter Manufacturing Access

Teamcenter Manufacturing Access provides an integrated solution for production based on Teamcenter.

JT is the common language of PLM and is the world's most widely used 3D format. JT is the first ISO International Standard (IS 14306-1) for 3D visualization and collaboration. Compact and accurate, JT is used throughout the product development lifecycle in all major industries to communicate the critical design information typically locked up inside a CAD file. 


Simcenter enables you to create a digital twin of your product, a multi-fidelity model that reflects reality and continually evolves throughout the product lifecycle to accurately simulate performance from concept through actual use.

Simcenter helps you go beyond simple verification to performance prediction by combining simulation, physical testing and data analytics to spot unforeseen trends. Learn how Simcenter can help you make decisions with more confidence and deliver innovations sooner than ever before.

Simcenter Amesim

Simcenter Amesim offers engineers an integrated simulation platform to accurately predict the multidisciplinary performance of intelligent systems. Simcenter Amesim enables you to model, simulate and analyze multi-domain controlled systems and offers plant modeling capabilities to connect to control design, helping you assess and validate control strategies.

Simcenter Amesim allows test frontloading, which saves time and costs. The solution also addresses multiple challenges of smart system engineering. Combining the best of mechatronic system simulation and application expertise, this integrated simulation platform aids companies in making the right choices earlier in the design process and provides higher-quality results in a shorter time.

The Simcenter Amesim Platform is an open, powerful and user-friendly platform for multi-domain system modeling and analysis. It enables you to assess the functional performance of intelligent mechatronic systems beginning in the early development stages.

Simcenter System Architect

Simcenter System Architect provides your simulation architects and project engineers with a platform that will help them rapidly create heterogeneous system simulation architectures and seamlessly evaluate system performance.

Physical plant and controls engineers can collaborate more effectively by using a common modeling language based on interfaces. They can quickly create complex co-simulation models, and accelerate the design cycle by avoiding numerical errors.

Traceability and reusability of simulation models for different types of analyses, including requirements analysis or what-if analysis, help greatly reduce modeling effort.  

Simcenter Webapp Server

Make system simulation accessible for any type of user throughout your organization. System simulation has become essential to designing products. Apart from simulation experts and advanced users, an increasing number of project engineers and technical salespeople who don’t have access to a Simcenter Amesim desktop also need digital twins to give predictive information to customers.

Simcenter Webapp Server offers an easy-to-use and cost-effective solution. This server-client, web-based application provides access to end-user-specific simulation results thanks to pre-defined model parameterization. The only requirement is an internet browser. 

Simcenter Webapp Server helps IT organizations more easily deploy it to a wider range of users, while making sure that intellectual property stays on the company’s premises.   

Simcenter Sysdm

Simcenter Sysdm manages system data originating from Simcenter Amesim and other system simulation tools, providing a collaborative environment for model-based systems engineering data.

Simcenter Sysdm is the repository where you can create an organizational model for system simulation data and facilitate classification, query and retrieval according to relevant engineer schemas.

Version management enables life cycle management of the data throughout the product development cycle.

Variant management enables the management of multiple representations of system components and subsystems for system model instantiation, depending on the stage of development and the objective of the simulation.

Role-based access control supports the implementation of various collaboration workflows.

Overall, Simcenter Sysdm is a cornerstone to knowledge capitalization for a development organization’s application of model-based system engineering. 

Simcenter 3D

Simcenter software from Siemens PLM Software uniquely combines system simulation, 3D CAE and test to help you predict performance across all critical attributes earlier and throughout the entire product lifecycle.

By combining physics-based simulations with insights gained from data analytics, Simcenter helps you optimize design and deliver innovations faster and with greater confidence. 

Simcenter 3D documentation is included in the NX Help, accessible from the following links.

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Solid Edge

Solid Edge is a portfolio of affordable, easy-to-use software tools that address all aspects of the product development process—3D design, simulation, manufacturing, design management and more—thanks to a growing ecosystem of apps. Solid Edge combines the speed and simplicity of direct modeling with the flexibility and control of parametric design, made possible with synchronous technology.


Teamcenter helps you deliver increasingly complex products to market while maximizing productivity and streamlining global operations. Teamcenter simplifies product lifecycle management (PLM) by making it easier to achieve your business goals with targeted applications available to do what you need when you need it.

Active Workspace

Active Workspace lets you view and create data in your enterprise's PLMcrm


Teamcenter community

Teamcenter community collaboration integrates the ad-hoc collaboration data and capabilities in Microsoft SharePoint® with Teamcenter, allowing you to securely share PLM data. This PLM capability allows you to collaborate informally within your smaller team before promoting the formalized results of your collaboration into Teamcenter.

Deployment Center

Deployment Center is a centralized web application that deploys software to Teamcenter environments and helps manage multiple Teamcenter environments from a single, remote location.

Teamcenter electronic design automation

Teamcenter EDA (Electronic Design Automation) integrates ECAD (electronic computer-aided design) applications with Teamcenter to allow designers to move ECAD data into and out of Teamcenter.

Industrial machinery catalysts

This catalyst provides an engineering solution for machinery manufacturers to deploy advanced machine design strategies to meet challenging time-to-market and customer demands. These include modularization and multi-disciplinary techniques to deliver designs that meet or exceed customer expectations.

The IMC Standard is developed to provide these benefits to customers who do not manage their CAD files or are new to Teamcenter and PLM.

Integration framework

The Teamcenter Integration Framework (TcIF) integrates Teamcenter with other systems to help automate processes that may cross system boundaries. It lets you leverage your existing applications and integrate new applications with Teamcenter using a high-performance and scalable framework that decouples the integrations from the applications to reduce maintenance complexity.

Integrations and solutions

Siemens PLM Software offers proven Teamcenter application integration solutions to enterprise resource planning (ERP), manufacturing execution system (MES), customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM) or unique legacy applications that include software (including out-of-the-box connectivity technology, process templates and process monitoring), business process consulting, and PLM integration consulting.

Teamcenter MBSE integration gateway

Mechatronics Engineering provides a framework that helps integrate Teamcenter with any behavior modeling tool. This allows you to use the behavior modeling tool for model authoring and Teamcenter for model management.

Teamcenter product cost management

The Teamcenter product cost management solution helps your products succeed with product costing capabilities you can use when decisions matter most: in the early stages of the product lifecycle. Simulate, analyze and optimize your product costs to make the right decisions at the right time and ensure product profitability.

Teamcenter Product Master Management

Product Master Management (formerly Teamcenter BOM) provides an interface between your design data and the business systems where you manage part usage. Align your design data and the provisioning bill of materials (BOM) to ensure the necessary parts are available when needed.

Teamcenter Rapid Start

Teamcenter Rapid Start delivers the world's most widely implemented product data management (PDM) solution, Teamcenter, preconfigured to utilize the most common industry best practices and the expertise of Siemens PLM Software.

By choosing Teamcenter Rapid Start's preconfigured capabilities, you can minimize the costs of consulting and deployment and get started with PDM quickly and cost-effectively.

Teamcenter retail footwear and apparel

Siemens PLM Software's solutions for apparel, footwear and accessories provide buyers, designers, technical designers, merchandisers and senior management with a central location to capture new trends, collaborate across the supply chain, and effectively manage the fashion product development process, so your company always goes to market with the optimal assortment of new styles.

Teamcenter substance compliance

Teamcenter provides environmental compliance and product sustainability solutions to help you control and trace the material makeup of your products down to the substance level. You can limit the use of hazardous substances in your products and reduce the risk of non-compliance with regulatory directives (REACH, RoHS, Conflict Minerals, etc.). While supporting your environmental compliance and sustainability objectives, you can grow your business and build customer loyalty by developing innovative, earth-friendly products.

Teamcenter supplier collaboration

With Teamcenter supplier collaboration, you can extend your PLM processes and data to your non-Teamcenter suppliers efficiently through real process integration.

Collaborate with your suppliers through interactions, including design data exchange, direct materials sourcing and supplier program management, all using the same PLM supplier collaboration foundation.

Collaborating with your extended supplier teams is made easy with an intuitive supplier portal to receive requests and submit responses and a cloud-ready framework for ease of deployment.

Teamcenter Systems Engineering

Teamcenter Systems Engineering (standalone) provides a computer-aided systems engineering environment that supports a systems approach for product development from capturing and deriving requirements, defining and allocating functions, logical and physical architecture definition, standard document generation, and report output.

Teamcenter visualization

Teamcenter PLM visualization capabilities enable everyone in the product lifecycle to access and collaborate on rich design data that they need to do their work.

PLM visualization streamlines your engineering and manufacturing processes by creating virtual prototypes from multiple mechanical CAD formats.

Reduce costly physical prototypes and perform more specialized studies, from ergonomics to virtual-reality design reviews.

Teamcenter Connector for Mendix

Teamcenter Connector for Mendix enables Mendix developers to access product data from Teamcenter or create and modify product data in Teamcenter.


Tecnomatix is a comprehensive portfolio of digital manufacturing solutions that help you innovate by synchronizing product engineering, manufacturing engineering and production.


The Tecnomatix factory design and optimization solution allows you to design, layout, and configure your factory environment and optimize factory operations (throughput and logistics) using digital models in a 3D factory environment.


Intosite is a web application that provides a unique environment that brings the manufacturing people, their factories and their industrial information together virtually. Intosite provides rich factory visualization tagged with links to smart factory information and applications, all at the fingertips of every manufacturing person.

Intosite provides a virtual meeting point where the relevant people can get together in the context of a specific factory location and have all the required information and applications to conduct an effective discussion on manufacturing matters and follow up with the right decisions.


Tecnomatix is a comprehensive portfolio of digital manufacturing solutions that help you innovate by synchronizing product engineering, manufacturing engineering and production.

Tecnomatix Plant Simulation

Tecnomatix Plant Simulation allows you to model, simulate, explore and optimize logistics systems and their processes. These models enable analysis of material flow, resource utilization and logistics for all levels of manufacturing planning from global production facilities to local plants and specific lines well before production execution.

The Siemens Web Framework UI Pattern Library is a reference for developing web application interfaces built on the Siemens Web Framework.

In addition, the library provides an Active-Workspace-specific UX reference and guidelines and an extensive collection of UI elements that are guaranteed to align with the latest UX principles and styling. It explains features and usage of UI elements through interactive examples, code snippets, and API documentation.

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