RIJSWIJK, The Netherlands, Aug 7, 2014 – BlueCielo ECM Solutions, the leading global software company offering Engineering Content Management (ECM) and Asset Information Management (AIM) solutions, announced the release of the latest version of its flagship ECM solution for Asset Owner/Operators: the BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise 2014 suite, together with BlueCielo Meridian Explorer 2014 and the BlueCielo Publisher 2014, deployable through a single setup.
BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise 2014 supports the latest versions of authoring applications including Microsoft Office, Autodesk 2015 family including AutoCAD, AutoCAD P&ID, Revit and Inventor, Bentley MicroStation and Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS and supports the latest MS Windows operating systems.
The new 2014 release of offers various enhancements for central deployment scenarios including Citrix and use of the authoring web access client, focused on handling plant modification engineering projects. To facilitate central deployment, use of 64bit server environments has been improved through the introduction of Hypertrieve 5 which improves the overall user experience of the system. Efficiency in global roll-out is improved though the combination of BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise, BlueCielo Meridian Explorer and the BlueCielo Publisher into a single setup with central user management and extended audit trail functionality.
BlueCielo Meridian Modules 2014
The 2014 version add-on modules for BlueCielo Meridian addressing specific business issues are also available, including:
- BlueCielo Meridian Advanced Project Workflow module 2014
- BlueCielo Meridian Asset Management module 2014
- BlueCielo Meridian eMail Manager module 2014
- BlueCielo Meridian FDA module 2014
- BlueCielo Meridian Explorer 2014
BlueCielo Meridian Explorer 2014 provides a read-only search environment, which is easily integrated with maintenance management systems such as IBM Maximo and SAP EAM. The 2014 version provides “discussion” functionality, which can be stored within the combined audit trail with BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise for full proof of control. In addition, the 2014 version seamlessly integrates dashboards within the user interface.
BlueCielo Publisher 2014
The BlueCielo Publisher 2014 offers the capability to render documents from various source content management systems, such as BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise and Microsoft SharePoint and publish them into the same or another destination system. In the new 2014 version, the BlueCielo Publisher supports the Autodesk 2015 family, Microsoft SharePoint 2013 (as well as MS SharePoint 2010) and provides easier cluster support.
Engineering Collaboration in Microsoft SharePoint
BlueCielo Meridian Project Portal 2014 is the only Microsoft SharePoint based portal that offers full collaboration with the entire supplier network without giving direct access to the internal master data and workflows. This guarantees data consistency and compliance while minimizing costs related to handover of critical engineering content.BlueCielo Meridian Project Portal integrates seamlessly with BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise, allowing full document control, transmittal management functionality and distribution matrices support within a MS SharePoint environment, while project control is based on internal and external applicable regulations and procedures. BlueCielo Meridian Project Portal runs on Microsoft SharePoint 2013 (in addition to SharePoint 2010) both on-premises and hosted in Microsoft Azure for a hybrid cloud solution.
About BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise
BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise is a versatile Engineering Content Management solution with a broad range of features, allowing various company types in multiple industries to optimize their business processes related to the creation, collaboration and distribution of engineering data. BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise is used as an Asset Information Management solution for Asset Owner/Operators, as well as an Engineering Data Management solution for engineering contractors and equipment suppliers. This is made possible with the solution’s many features, its great flexibility for configuration to meet specific customer requirements and the availability of add-on modules to address specific business needs.
About BlueCielo ECM Solutions
BlueCielo provides the leading software solution to discover, monitor and protect technical asset information throughout the asset lifecycle.
Their Engineering Content Management (ECM) and Asset Information Management (AIM) solutions provide a single point of truth for asset-related data to ensure that accurate, up-to-date information is always easily accessible. BlueCielo’s solutions reduce costs, improve efficiency and increase data quality, enabling our customers to maximize profitability and demonstrate regulatory compliance by measurably reducing risk.
BlueCielo is an independent global organization which has built the largest share of successful customer deployments worldwide over the past 30 years. Their Professional Services team has unparalleled expertise within the field of Asset Information Management and our solutions contribute daily to the revenue of the largest global enterprises.
The company is headquartered in The Netherlands and has offices across the United States, Brazil and Europe, as well as an international network of partners that ensures local service and support for our software solution BlueCielo Meridian Enterprise. BlueCielo is an official partner of Autodesk, IBM, Microsoft, SOLIDWORKS and Oracle.
For more information, please visit www.bluecieloecm.com.