Fusion 360 Manage with Upchain features

Cloud PLM dashboards and KPIs

Multi-CAD data management

Design, share and manage data regardless of CAD file type to enable seamless collaboration

Centralised data and processes

Minimise time-consuming activities such as data entry, emails, meetings and searching for information

Mobile access

Review designs, see BOM items, change lifecycle states and more – all from your mobile device

Open API

Extend the value of your data by integrating Autodesk PLM with enterprise systems like ERP and CRM

Design collaboration and review

Easily share real-time data and gather feedback via markup and comments without needing CAD licences

New product introduction

Configure project templates and standardise phase-gate milestones, deliverables and tasks

Product portfolio management

Build competitive product portfolios with integrated change management and product development tracking

Bill of materials

Centrally manage and share BOMs, ensuring stakeholders are working with the most up to date information

Change management

Gain a clear view of the details you need to submit, track, and approve change requests and change orders.

Quality management

Automate quality workflows, track and record changes, and analyse quality metrics to prevent issues.

Supplier collaboration

Give stakeholders real-time access to the data they need for quoting, procurement and product development

Dashboards and KPIs

Create personalised, graphically rich dashboards and reports to monitor key metrics and trends

What’s new in Fusion 360 Manage with Upchain

PDF Enhancements

Support for new CAD versions

Gain the flexibility to work with the CAD tools you already use, with new support for Solidworks 2022, AutoCAD 2023 and NX 2007.


Inventor content centre file support

Save time with the ability to recheck in previously registered Inventor Content Centre files using the native CAD integration.


Support for suppressed Inventor files

Access and manage suppressed components with the new ability to register them from within Inventor.


Administrative enhancements

Two-factor authentication 

Admins can now choose to enforce two-factor authentication in Fusion 360 Manage for a more secure sign-in process. 


Control approved manufacturers
during BOM import 

Administrators now control which manufacturers come in the system and are approved for collaboration to reduce errors and duplication.


Expose & add values to existing picklists

Admins can add to and edit the most commonly used picklists and change their descriptions. 


General Enhancements

Improved release workflow 

Updated release workflows improve user efficiency. Updates include enhancements in CR user messaging, advanced search experience, effective date and export capabilities, and an improved BOM and project data experience.


Enhanced BOM data APIs 

Enhanced APIs enable you to get your data into the system more efficiently than ever. 


More features of Fusion 360 Manage with Upchain

Data management

Multi-CAD integration

Share and manage data regardless of CAD file type with CAD plugins that keep teams working in the CAD and business tools they already know.


Centralised data

Manage all file types and any information related to a product in one organised system, including documents, spreadsheets, images, PDFs, engineering data and associated metadata.


Automated part numbering

Automatically number parts with a configurable parts identifier system to suit your business.


Automated revision control

Quickly find and reuse files, track revisions and automatically capture the complete history of your changes as you work in your favourite design tool.


Design collaboration & review

Share real-time data with context of design intention and gather feedback easily via markup and comments without assigning CAD licences.


Standardised workflows

Provide CAD administrators with customisable tools to help enforce organisational standards on data creation, review and release processes, as well as industry standards like RoHS, REACH, conflict minerals and ISO 9000.


Process management

New product introduction

Configure project templates and standardise phase-gate milestones, deliverables and tasks by product line, business unit, product team or other designation.


Bill of materials

Centrally manage and share structured product BOMs throughout the enterprise, ensuring that at any phase of a product’s lifecycle, stakeholders are working with the most up-to-date, accurate information.


Change management

Gain a clear view of the details you need to submit, track and approve change requests and change orders.


Quality management

Automate quality workflows, track and record changes, and analyse quality metrics to prevent issues.


Supplier collaboration

Stay connected 24/7 to your global supply chain with anytime, anywhere access to the information your extended organisation needs for quoting, procurement and supplier management.


Product portfolio management

Build a competitive product portfolio consisting of product lines, categories and product variants with integrated change management and new product development tracking processes.


Productivity

Modular capabilities without modular costs

Choose which capabilities to use from a collection of core PLM apps and dozens of specialised processes that are all included at no extra cost.


Visual configuration editor

Get started fast with an easy-to-use configuration editor that gives you tailored workflows without customised coding.


Dashboards and KPIs

Monitor product development progress in real-time using graphically rich dashboards that help you spot issues and prevent delays before they happen. Export status reports quickly with a single click for no-hassle status updates.


Mobile access

Work with product data on your mobile device to review designs, see bill of material items, change lifecycle states, and create and participate in change orders.


Integrations

Multi-CAD integration

Share and manage data regardless of CAD file type with CAD plugins that keep teams working in the CAD and business tools they already know.


Enterprise system integrations

Extend the value of your data across departments by integrating Autodesk PLM with upstream or downstream enterprise systems such as ERP.


Customised integrations

Programme customised solutions with a powerful set of APIs built specifically to execute programmable services via the web and build connections using other enterprise application interfaces.