What is PRODUCT DATA MANAGEMENT (PDM)?

Use of technology in the form of softwares to control date associated to a specific product. The data which is controlled generally includes technical specifications of the product, for production and development and the types of materials that will be used to manufacture the product. The utilization of product data management provides the comany the ability to track the costs involved with the development and introduction of a product. It is a part of the product life cycle management and is mainly made use by engineers.

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