Business Innovation

Add the power of collaboration and data sharing on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform to your SOLIDWORKS portfolio with Business Innovation and inspire unmatched product innovation.

Collaborate with Your Entire Team Anywhere in the World

The cloud-based 3DEXPERIENCE® platform provides access to a growing portfolio of solutions that work together seamlessly. It serves as a hub for all your product development needs. The Business Innovation solution on the platform enables your teams to create dashboards and communities, aggregate and share data, and connect people and data in one place to empower collaboration, agility, and faster time to market.

  • Innovate with a higher degree of confidence by engaging consumers and customers early in the ideation process. Consider valuable feedback from across the value stream with minimal effort.
  • Make the right decisions considering all the data across the enterprise, not just data at hand or outdated reports.
  • Improve productivity by sharing easily across the value stream. Spend less time updating data and managing status.


Learn More About Business Innovation

Connect all users and foster real-time collaboration through dashboards, communities, instant messaging and other cloud-based services. Unite employees, suppliers, customers, consumers and regulators into the framework for sustainable innovation.

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only the most relevant information

The Most Relevant Information All in One Location

Dashboards are the cornerstone of the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, allowing you to quickly and securely share essential data such as key performance indicators with executives and customers. Easily create your own dashboard to tailor the experience and display the information that is most relevant to your teams in one convenient location online. Keep your project team informed by sharing any type of media, including images, videos and any CAD files.

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Collaborate Through Communities

Easily create communities with 3DSWYM to share and collaborate on ideas, topics of interest and projects. Share information with teams in real time just as you would on any social platform. Post updates and requests for feedback, engage with ideas, and view and comment on designs regardless of your location. Enable easy sharing of your engineering files with 3DDrive and share interactive content with 3DPlay.

intelligent storage

Intelligently Store Engineering Content

Store everything in the cloud with a storage solution that understands the relationships between the different files you create. From within your dashboard, you can easily add, access and share your engineering content as desired. Visualize, annotate, mark-up and comment on any files, and share them directly with anyone involved in your project.

access global ecosystem of industrial service providers

Access a Global Ecosystem of Industrial Service Providers

The 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace provides on-demand capabilities for getting your products from design to manufacturing. It offers intelligent sourcing capabilities helping you find both manufacturers and parts.

  • Make - Access a worldwide ecosystem of qualified industrial manufacturers and identify the best partner based on your specifications, across all manufacturing processes: 3D Printing, CNC Machining, Injection molding, sheet metal, and more.
  • Part Supply - Source components directly from your design environment, with the most comprehensive and intelligent online 3D components catalog.

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Connect to SOLIDWORKS Desktop

Easily connect your SOLIDWORKS® users with the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. Access all of your information on the platform right from within SOLIDWORKS and combine the power of SOLIDWORKS to quickly create and edit your engineering designs, with the collaborative features of the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform.