CAD: Granularity vs. Integrated Suites

Where’s the better value in CAD software? Is it in integrated suites that preserve data integrity? Or in stand-alone tools that better fit individual tasks? And why was Jim willing to take on a topic so close to the debate he lost in an earlier episode?

Transcript For This Video

Learn more about PLM including customer case studies and analyst reports at

Vote Now

Jim Brown

Integrated CAD suites leverage common data and avoid data loss, errors and recreation of designs. Integrated suites will provide more value to design teams.


Chad Jackson

Granular CAD applications enable many roles in the enterprise, expanding the use of the 3D asset company-wide. Granular apps are better at enabling individual roles.


Voting is closed. Tune in to the next Tech4PD episode to find out who won this debate.

blog comments powered by Disqus
Recent Video
PLM and Embedded Software