What type of security is built into Predator PDM?

Product Data Management PDM document controlWhat type of security is built into Predator PDM? There are over 140 permissions for control and management of who has access to files, approval process, released, un-release, rollback or pending files.

All security follows Microsoft standards for assigning permissions to users and groups.  Two versions of Predator PDM are available for purchase, PDM Administrator and PDM Client.  Predator PDM Administrator allows for all control, configuration and assignment of the security roles.

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SFA offers manufacturing-driven, open architecture Product Data Management (PDM) document control software  designed to organize & control CNC programs, setup sheets, safety procedures, quality documents, & other files with complete document & file revision control. Go paperless with your shop floor operation via integration of DNC, CNC Editor, Virtual CNC, MDC, & Tracker.

Organization & control of various documents in the manufacturing process can be a struggle.  Auditors check if you have control, management, & sign-offs of processes & files. Don’t find yourself left behind in getting the next order. Predator Product Management starts simple with NC programs & work instructions – start easily & quickly while drip-feeding the system to your Departments, such as Engineering, Quality, & more.

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Predator PDM features:  

  • Best practice workflow
  • Multiple file vaults & secure viewing
  • User & group permissions
  • Stored in a database
  • Microsoft Access, SQL Server, or Oracle options
  • C#, C++, VB.Net, VB6, VB script, Windows Script, Delphi, & other compatible programming languages.