MatrixOne's Collaborative Applications represent a collaborative foundation for the enterprise and its network of global value chain partners, regardless of their role in the organisation.
These applications allow geographically dispersed project teams to stay connected through access to real-time data and business processes, ensuring the highest levels of quality and innovation are met.
The Matrix collaborative applications consist of MatrixOne Team Central™, MatrixOne Document Central™ and MatrixOne Program Central™.
Team Central delivers the right information to the right people at the right time, and reduces the time and cost spent searching for information that is normally resident on user's desktops by enabling teams to work in shared workspaces over the Internet.
Document Central facilitates the management and sharing of documents across global teams in support of collaborative product lifecycle management.
Program Central enables companies to create, share and manage project information globally, ensuring consistent approaches and informed collaborative decisions. MatrixOne Program Central reduces product development time-to-market and costs by synchronizing project team tasks and schedules throughout the value chain.
MatrixOne's Lifecycle Applications represent a broad set of fully interoperable PLM applications for the specialized roles involved in product planning, product development, product sourcing and manufacturing enablement that can be quickly and easily deployed into a wide range of industries.
The MatrixOne lifecycle applications comprise of Sourcing Central™, Product Central™, Specification Central™, Supplier Central™ and Engineering Central™.
Sourcing Central gives users the ability to streamline sourcing activities - improving supplier relationships, reduce cost of goods sold (COGS) and tap into supplier innovation throughout the product lifecycle.
Product Central is a new solution that allows users to easily and precisely define products, features and configuration options based on specific customer and market requirements.
Specification Central, developed as a result of the best practices and industry expertise provided by Procter & Gamble, enables companies to standardize the specification creation processes associated with products, packaging, raw materials and components.
Supplier Central collaborates with suppliers through an information-rich, cost-effective, and partner-centric web-based interface. Bring value chain members into the development and purchasing processes early, for the greatest benefit.
Engineering Central enhances your business initiatives by providing ready-to-use product information management capabilities, combined with a rich set of engineering best practices.
Exploiting the full power of the Matrix applications requires integrating it with existing software systems - these can be desktop personal productivity tools like mechanical CAD or enterprise systems like ERP. They can be commercial or proprietary; old or new. MatrixOne provides a variety of integration products to meet your specific business need.
MatrixOne represents the industries most open and adaptable PLM backbone with dozens of off-the-shelf integrations and technologies to enable seamless data sharing between third-party enterprise applications and desktop authoring tools including leading MCAD, ECAD and software development applications.
Users in Australia include the Air Warfare Destroyer project, Tenix Defence, ASC, Boeing, Australian Aerospace, Thales, Pacific Brands.