Workgroup PDM Structure
in the vault has metadata. Metadata is a series of text files that contain
server options (user information, revision schemes, etc.) and file information
(revision history, owner, etc.).
PDM does not use a database. Microsoft®
Access is not required.
The vault must have a Viewer license to use Workgroup
for Workgroup PDM API is included with the licenses of the SolidWorks
client and the SolidWorks Explorer client.
Clients and the VaultAdmin, API, and Workgroup
PDM Viewer can be installed on the same computer as the vault, or on different