The familiar word processing interface makes it easy for authors to create and edit structured XML and SGML content for reuse and automated publishing.
Arbortext Content Manager is an integral component of the PTC Dynamic Publishing System. Arbortext Editor, Arbortext Content Manager, and Arbortext Publishing Engine work together to enable automatic, on-demand delivery of up-to-the-minute information that aligns exactly with the product’s specific configuration and the reader’s specific needs.
- Optimized for managing Arbortext-authored XML documents.
- Web-based data management repository
- Controls and automates product change management processes
- Facilitates reuse of previously designed product configurations
- Supports distributed, cross-enterprise collaboration
- Seamlessly connects to multiple desktop applications and Enterprise Resource Planning systems
Proven content and process management technology
A single source for information content.
Content management systems offer organizations the ability to impose controls over the processes of content creation and publishing. Users benefit by having a controlled, shared repository that handles multiple versions of both source content and finished publications, and a formal way of assigning tasks for creating new information or updating existing information.
Arbortext Content Manager, based on PTC’s proven content and process management technology, provides a single source of information while providing access control and version control at every component level, preserving component relationships, and providing deep configuration management capabilities.
- Content control and management
- Configuration management
Features and Benefits
- Optimized for managing Arbortext-authored XML documents.
- A Web-based master product data management repository, enabling global access to current, accurate information from myriad sources
- Prevents costly design errors by controlling and automating typically chaotic product change management processes
- Facilitates rapid development of new product configurations through reuse of previously designed product configurations
- Operates seamlessly with Pro/ENGINEER and Windchill ProjectLink for distributed, cross-enterprise collaboration on data acquisition and product information
- Seamlessly connects to multiple mechanical/electrical CAD applications, desktop applications and Enterprise Resource Planning systems
- Has the ability to include auto-deployment of the web-version of Arbortext Editor.
Optimized for managing XML documents authored in Arbortext
Collaborate, control content and processes, and configure rich publications
Arbortext Content Manager supports collaboration of geographically dispersed teams and manages critical processes such as configuration management and release of publications.
This content management system is able to manage complex information assets and enables organizations to streamline their document and publishing processes.
Arbortext Content Manager is an integral component of the PTC Dynamic Publishing System. The Dynamic Publishing System provides a complete solution for authoring, managing, and publishing product and service documentation such as owners’ guides, service manuals, parts catalogs, and training material.
Arbortext Editor, Arbortext Content Manager, and Arbortext Publishing Engine work together to enable automatic, on-demand delivery of up-to-the-minute information that aligns exactly with the product’s specific configuration and the reader’s specific needs.
There are Windchill modules that support specific industries and business processes
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How to Buy Arbortext
Arbortext Content Manager is licensed on a named user basis. For Arbortext packaging and pricing questions, e-mail: email@example.com
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