With DISCUS Connect, you’ll save time and money by collaborating with other departments as well as your suppliers. A more detailed listing of features and benefits appears below:

DISCUS Connect FeaturePertinent Business Benefit
Centralized server in the cloud or behind your firewallEnsures that important information is easier to locate, backup, and re-use.
Consolidates all requirements and results in a centralized serverReduces the amount of time spent searching for TDP requirements and FAI results
Seamless integration to DISCUS Desktop for saving and restoringEnables creators of the intelligent TDP to continue to be most efficient in their work
Server-based sharing of an Intelligent Technical Data PackageProvides data structure that can be actively shared for multiple downstream operations
Web interface to the intelligent Technical Data PackageReduces the cost to collaborate with suppliers on requirements and results
Reports on status across parts, programs, and organizationsReduces the time to review and disposition supplier submissions
Detailed dashboard of key performance indicatorsReduces quality escapes and improves the first pass yield of your suppliers
Drill-down of information programs, parts, suppliers, and usersProvides insights into performance for specific issues and ensures corrective action
Configurable workflow that tracks and alerts on business eventsEnsures that events and business actions are addressed in a timely manners
Advanced reporting and business intelligenceImproved support for customer, industry, and internal audits and certifications
Interfaces to more advanced workflow functionalityEnsures that the overall solution integrates into your IT infrastructure
Integrations to major ERP part master, bill of materials, orders, etc.Provides additional efficiency in the creation of the intelligent Tech Data Package
Integrations to major PDM drawings and modelsReduces even more, the time and labor to submit inspection data to customers