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Product Data Management Implementer Forum - PDM-IF


The mission of the PDM-IF is to accelerate the development and general availability of PDM interoperability solutions based on ISO open standards. These interoperability solutions rely on converters, services or transaction hubs answering to PDM interoperability industry business cases.

The PDM Implementor Forum (PDM-IF) is a joint project between AFNeT and prostep ivip.

Related standard

ISO 10303 STEP AP 242

Specific domain: Exchange of metadata related to Product Data Management and Configuration Management.

Way of working

Two test rounds per year, with two face to face meetings with Virtual Meetings between Summits as required to support agenda.

Meetings alternating between the hosting organizations to facilitate member participations

For more information

PDM-IF public web site address: http://www.pdm-if.org/welcome

Link to supporting associations related webpages:

Related ASD SSG projects pages / recommendations

STEP AP242 project

Related component standard for AP242 ed2: link 

ASD SSG recommendations

The ASD SSG recommend to its members to participate in the PDM-IF User Group.

The PDM-IF User Group drives the priorities of the Interoperability Test Rounds of the PDM-IF Implementor Group.