is the foundation tool for organizing and analyzing the Technical Data Package for manufacturing & quality planning. You can mix and match the following add-on modules:
Leverage the web to bring collaboration and the intelligent tech data package to the extended enterprise and supply chain. The add-on options include:
Create the intelligent TDP to reduce cost
The various DISCUS modules for use on your Windows workstation:
DISCUS Desktop – The foundation module for managing the TDP and identifying characteristics and requirements.
DISCUS OCR – Use Optical Character Recognition to help extract characteristics from drawing images and specification documents.
DISCUS Results – Enter actual result values for the characteristics and have the system automatically validate compliance.
DISCUS CMM – Import results from CMM Reports and incorporate the values into DISCUS Results and inspection reports.
DISCUS Planner – Manage characteristics by specific operation including the creation of process illustrations and work instructions.
DISCUS 3D – Interrogate the native 3D CAD model (CATIA, Pro/E, NX) and annotations to automatically identify characteristics and illustrations.
DISCUS DFM – Evaluate design-for-manufacturing by exploring features and characteristics versus producibility rules.
The Solutions page provides a more detailed description of how you can mix and match the various DISCUS modules to create the solution that is the best fit for your organization.