Product Design & Manufacturing
Product Design & Manufacturing Collection
Professional-grade tools for product development and manufacturing planning
About the Product Design & Manufacturing Collection
The Product Design & Manufacturing Collection gives you the power to create your most ambitious ideas, collaborate more efficiently, automate the busywork, and explore more design options than ever before.
Top PD&M Features
Quickly generate high-performing design alternatives
Input your design goals into generative design software and explore possible permutations of a solution.
Generate toolpaths that stay in sync with your 3D model
Set up and generate toolpaths for machining operations that instantly update whenever the design is modified.
Analyze nonlinear stress, dynamics, and heat transfer
Perform advanced simulations to optimize part designs directly from your CAD interface.
What’s In The PD&M Collection
Mechanical design and 3D CAD software.
CAD-embedded finite element analysis software.
Factory Design Utilities
Conceptualize, plan, and validate manufacturing facilities.
Simplify your machining workflow with embedded CAM software for SOLIDWORKS.
Subscription includes AutoCAD, specialized toolsets, and apps.
Efficiently create, modify, and document electrical controls systems with an industry-specific toolset for electrical design.
Create designs faster with an industry-specific toolset for mechanical engineering including 700,000+ intelligent parts and features.
Speed up architectural design and drafting with an industry-specific toolset that includes 8,000+ intelligent objects and styles.
3D modeling, animation, and rendering software for games and design visualization.
Next generation cloud-based 3D CAD/CAM/CAE software for end-to-end product design and manufacturing.
3D model review software for architecture, engineering, and construction
Reality capture and 3D scanning software and services.
Fast, high-resolution renderings in the cloud
Product data management software.
PD&MProduct Design & Manufacturing
- Tolerance Stackup Analysis
- Autodesk Nastran Solver
- Nonlinear Structural Analysis
- Fatigue Analysis
- Heat-transfer Analysis
- Frequency Response Analysis
- 3-Axis Milling and 3+2 Positioning
- Traditional Turning
- Advanced Mill/Turn
- 5-Axis and Multi-axis Operations
- Automated True-shape Nesting
- Factory Layout
- Process Optimisation
- Reality Capture
- Collision Detection
- Design Review and Visual Walkthrough
- Factory Asset Warehouse
AEC CollectionArchitechture, Engineering & Construction
- Sketching and Massing
- Computational and Generative Design
- Building Energy Analysis
- Virtual Reality
- Reality Capture
- Multidiscipline Coordination
- Structural Analysis
- Performance Analysis
M&EMedia & Entertainment Collection
- Animation creation
Why a collection?
Professional-grade design and manufacturing
Design and make your products with the full collection of tools that work inside Inventor, including Inventor Nastran, Inventor CAM, Inventor Nesting, and more. You also get the full suite of specialized toolsets available with AutoCAD, along with new cloud-based technology with Fusion 360.
Easier software and license management
Eliminate the headache of managing multiple product licenses. Get insights on product use. Easily download, install, and use as many products within the collection as you want, whenever you like.
Access the latest and previous releases
Ensure software compatibility with all team members by accessing previous versions when you need them. Stay current with the latest releases. Deploy updates whenever you want.
Choose access for individuals or teams
Choose between subscriptions that provide single-user access for an individual or permit teams to share licenses with multi-user access.
Design by manufacturing workflow
Create, Explore, Connect and Automate.
Manufacture quality parts and reduce programming time.
Turning and Mill-Turn.
3 Axis Milling
Create tool paths and high quality parts.
Designing electromechanical systems presents a significant challenge, AD&M helps bridge the gap by connecting your individual tools in realtime.
Generate 2.5 to 5-axis toolpaths that stay in sync with your 3D model.
Collaborate across different CAD software.