26. September 2016



Aerzen Success Story

“Cideon convinced us that direct integration is the best way to design processes more continuously and efficiently.”

Axel Stürmer (Head of Standardization and PLM project management)

Project schedule compressions, improvement of delivery reliability, improved data quality and process security, automation of manual processes

Replacement of obsolete ERP/PDM solution, introduction of SAP PLM with direct integration of Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD Mechanical, linking of external systems

CIDEON Solution
Optimization of work processes in design, automation of processes, such as electronic archiving and document output

CIDEON Services
Comprehensive support for system selection, implementation, CAD integration, data migration, customization, training and technical support

Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 1600 KB


Neumann & Esser Success Story

“We only discovered what specific beneficial effects could arise through the integration of CAD and SAP once we started realizing projects with CIDEON.”

Karl-Josef Kremers  (Head of Plant Technology)

Standardization and harmonization of the IT landscape at NEA

Replace the existing ERP and CAD systems and implement an integrated SAP ERP/PLM solution

CIDEON solution
CIDEON SAP PLM interface to Autodesk Plant Design Suite, integration converters for rendering the plant geometry in common formats

CIDEON services
Process consulting, implementation, customization, add-on programs, training, support

Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 700 KB


IDEAL-Werk C. Success Story

“A daunting undertaking, which we would not have been able to surmount without a competent partner such as CIDEON.”

Manfred Löher (IT Project Manager)

Challenge: Consolidate the heterogeneous IT system landscape and improve process integration between PLM and ERP

Solution: SAP PLM Integration for SOLIDWORKS, CIDEON SAP PLM Integration to EPLAN, CIDEON Conversion Engine and CIDEON Output Management, CIDEON View Manager, CIDEON Import PDM, CIDEON Add Ons for SAP PLM

Benefits: Project durations shortened with the implementation of central data archiving and faster availability of drawings for proposals, production orders and documentation; greater data security and transparency through document access management

CIDEON services: Consulting, workshops, requirement specifications, implementation, customization, additional programs, training, support

Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 4,33 MB


Greenheck Success Story

“Where Greenheck is really seeing the benefits, is after the design process. Now the information is integrated right with our SAP system. If we didn’t choose the SAP direct integration, when a drafter finishes with the design we’d have to type the information into SAP again.” Joe Schmitz, Greenheck

Challenge: Creation of central product data management

Solution: SAP PLM Integration for Autodesk AutoCAD and Inventor, CIDEON Import PDM, CIDEON Conversion Engine, CIDEON CAD Collaboration

Benefits: Unlimited data access and reduced data input

CIDEON services: Consulting, workshops,  implementation, customization, additional programs, training, support

Language: English
Format: PDF
Size: 4,33 MB