Create a custom configurator that anyone can use. Use DriveWorks locally or on the web to configure custom designs quickly and easily.
It is ideal for any business involved in order-specific designs. DriveWorks generates Manufacturing Drawings, 3D Models and Sales Documents accurately and automatically.
DriveWorks Pro is made up of 4 different modules, DriveWorks Administrator, DriveWorks User, DriveWorks Autopilot and DriveWorks Live. The modularity of DriveWorks Pro makes it easy to build a solution that suits you and your company needs.
Add license types and functionality as and when you need it.
Use DriveWorks locally or on the web to configure custom designs quickly and easily.
Generate Manufacturing Drawings, 3D Models and Sales Documents automatically. Set up and use DriveWorks Pro in the Engineering Department, extend to Sales Teams and non-technical staff or even to the web as a powerful sales tool to respond to customer enquiries.
Powerful Design Automation
SolidWorks can be easily automated with the DriveWorks Pro add-in software. You decide what you want sales people and customers to be able to configure and create, such as Dimensions, Features, Custom Properties and Drawings. You create ‘rules’ with understandable Excel style syntax, no custom code or programming knowledge is required.
DriveWorks extends your engineer-to-order capability across your organization by providing integration with other business systems such as CRM, ERP and PDM
Create an Online Sales Configurator for desktop, mobile and tablet
Improve your sales and marketing with a custom Online Product Configurator. Allowing your sales people, distributors and customers to directly specify new variations of your product on a device of their choice will reduce the time it takes to respond to customer enquiries and will help you win more business fast.
Modular – Add Functionality and License Types
From stand-alone seats to company-wide solutions, DriveWorks software can be used for Design Automation and Sales Configuration. Whether you are an engineer looking for a Design Automation solution or a company wanting to provide Product Configuration and Guided Selling for your own teams, Distributors and Dealers, DriveWorks software is modular and scalable so you can set up and use the products to your advantage and at your own pace.
DriveWorks incorporates its own Form Designer making it very easy to create great looking forms and interfaces for entering product requirements.
Your interface can be customized to match your corporate branding and even embedded in your own website.
DriveWorks has the ability to create Documents such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, or HTML files for use as Quotations, Covering letters, Delivery Notes, BOMs, etc. Whenever a SolidWorks Part, Assembly, or Drawing is generated, DriveWorks can also save the model or drawing in a variety of other formats, for example, eDrawings, DXFs, PDF and so on.
Integration to other Company Systems
DriveWorks has been built so that it is easy to pass data to and from other company systems; ERP, MRP and CRM. Information does not need to be manually re-entered on the form and this in turn helps to cut down the potential for costly errors caused by mis-typing.
Integrate with Enterprise PDM
As DriveWorks automates SolidWorks 3D CAD design, it can help you create a lot of files and data quickly and easily. To help companies manage and organize the files created, DriveWorks has an out of the box integration to SolidWorks® Enterprise Product Data Management (EPDM).
Publish to the Internet
Forms created in DriveWorks Pro Administrator can be made available almost instantly online by installing and linking to DriveWorks Pro Live.
Who, What & When
Specification Flow is powerful functionality, also based on rules, that lets you control and determine what tasks are carried out. It also lets you set who should perform the tasks and when they should happen.
Documented API and SDK
DriveWorks has a fully documented API and a Software Development Kit (SDK) is available to all DriveWorks Pro customers with an annual Subscription Contract.
Benefits – DriveWorks Pro
Configure & Automate – With DriveWorks Pro you can create a Custom Configurator that ANYONE can use.
Use DriveWorks locally or on the web to configure custom designs quickly and easily. It is ideal for ANY business involved in order-specific designs. DriveWorks software is used by companies across many different industries worldwide. DriveWorks will generate Manufacturing Drawings, 3D Models and Sales Documents automatically.
Time Saving - Reduce Repetitive Tasks
Do you ever find yourself doing the same things again and again? By automating repetitive tasks, DriveWorks Pro saves time. It frees up engineers and sales teams to concentrate on more interesting, valuable and productive tasks.
Respond Quickly to Sales Enquiries
DriveWorks Pro enables engineers to re-use engineering and CAD data to automatically generate a custom Quote, Covering Letter and a Bill of Materials.
Increase Speed/Accuracy of Output and Response to Customers
It is ideal for ANY business involved in order-specific designs. DriveWorks will generate Manufacturing Drawings, 3D Models and Sales Documents accurately and automatically.
Fast Response to Customer Enquiries
Dynamic quotations to match customer’s individual requirements can be quickly created in response to enquiries. These can all be based on the company’s rules to ensure manufacturability and profitability targets are met.
Set up DriveWorks as a Configurator that can be used on a Desktop, mobile or tablet. Use it locally or in a browser (Chrome, IE, Firefox) to configure order-specific designs.
Reduce Cost of Custom Designs
With DriveWorks you put the best methods and processes of your best engineers in to your configurator. You capture the rules and know-how; then next time you specify a variation of your design, you can let the computer do the calculations and repetitive work.
Valuable Sales and Marketing Tool
Generation of 3D Models and 2D Drawings enables the customer to quickly ‘see’ their product as they order, and so aids the sales process. Online capabilities and 3D app extends the configurator “to anytime” and “any device”.
Important Aid to Quality Control
Because the results are based on your rules, calculations and logic, they are consistent and accurate, reducing the risk of costly errors.
DriveWorks Pro – Modules
DriveWorks Pro has Individual Software Modules to suit your requirements. ADD specific modules as you need them and as you automate more. Extend the benefits of Automation to Engineers, Sales Teams, Distributors and Customers. Use it to configure, price, quote and automate.
DriveWorks Pro — Administrator
Set Up & Run Projects
Generate Outputs Locally
Set Up Who, What & When Workflows
Connect to External Data Sources
Produce Custom Documents
DriveWorks Pro Autopilot
Generates SolidWorks Files*
Generates other Documents
Includes 3D Preview option to display
configurable 3D files in User Interface
* Requires dedicated license of SolidWorks if SolidWorks CAD files are to be generated
DriveWorks Pro User
Users can fill out forms
Users cannot change rules
Must be connected to Company Network
Models generated by the User (if they have SolidWorks®) OR by DriveWorks Autopilot if not
DriveWorks Pro Live
Live displays configurator user interface in a Browser
Users cannot change the rules
Users can view results in browser
Results are generated by DriveWorks Autopilot*
Ideal for Distributors & Sales teams
Can also be used internally
DriveWorks Pro Software
Learn more about the individual modules that collectively make up DriveWorks Pro
Use DriveWorks Pro as an Online Sales Configurator
Fill out the forms on your PC, tablet or mobile device to configure, price, quote (CPQ) and automate your designs. With greater demand for customized and personalized goods, DriveWorks is the ideal bridge to enable you to design and configure to order. It bridges the gap between engineering and sales.
We’ve included lots of examples across different industries for you to try. Go on configure a trailer, design your very own cupboard, specify a hydraulic cylinder to meet your needs….. Click the link to go to our demo site.
Our demo site uses a number of the DriveWorks Pro Modules to deliver this experience. They are DriveWorks Pro Administrator, DriveWorks Autopilot and DriveWorks Pro Live.
We’ve included examples using DriveWorks Pro across different industries for you to try. Click the link to visit ConfigureMyProduct.com to see how easy it is to match to your website branding and style. Go on configure a trailer, design your very own cupboard, specify a hydraulic cylinder to meet your needs….. Click the link to go to our demo site.
Find information, best practices and solutions in the extensive DriveWorks Pro Help File, available online, whenever you need it.
You can also learn how to use DriveWorks Pro with our how to videos. Each video is 2-3 minutes long so you can learn in manageable sections and at your own pace, or easily find a quick refresher on a certain topic.
The training covers the core concepts: Rules, Automation, Form Design, Work Flow and Configuration. You’ll learn how to configure and automate same but different designs. Contact your Reseller for more information.
DriveWorks Pro customers with an active subscription support contract can also complete the training at DriveWorks World, our annual technical user training event. Become a Certified DriveWorks Professional (CDWP) or take your knowledge even further with advanced training sessions. You’ll meet the DriveWorks team, learn from other DriveWorks users and experts and see the new functionality as we release the latest version of the software.
Sales & Support.
We have resellers worldwide that are local to you.
DriveWorks products are sold worldwide and are supported locally by Authorized and Certified DriveWorks Resellers, on your timezone.
As DriveWorks integrates with SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, many of our 100+ Authorized Resellers are also among the best SOLIDWORKS Resellers providing you with one point of contact for CAD, Enterprise PDM, Design Automation and Sales Configurator information and support.
In addition to providing product support, DriveWorks Value Added Resellers (VARs) also offer DriveWorks Training programs and can provide guidance on getting started.
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We provide you with DriveWorks Software Licenses for Internal use, Demonstrations and Training. You have access to our own Technical Experts and Support Management System and receive Sales and Marketing Training and Collateral. We have a Certification Program too.
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