Anark Software FAQs

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What is Anark Core?

Anark Core is an automated content publishing software platform that transforms a wide variety of engineering and enterprise data into fit-for-purpose content for use in engineering release, supply-chain, manufacturing, quality inspection, and field service. Unlike rigid PLM and ERP client applications, Anark Core enables users to publish use-case-specific interactive HTML5 content for use with Anark MBEWeb, or 3D PDF documents that may be customized by the business. The Anark Core platform consists of two software products, Anark Core Workstation for the desktop, and Anark Core Server for server-side publishing automation.

What is Anark MBEWeb?

Anark MBEWeb is a cloud content hosting system that can be installed inside the corporate firewall, serving HTML5 content to knowledge workers throughtout the extended enterprise on any desktop or mobile device. MBEWeb content can address a wide variety of technical use cases from engineering release, to supply chain collaboration, manufacturing process, quality inspection process, and field service/IIOT. MBEWeb also provides end users advanced search and collaboration capabilities.

What is a recipe?

A recipe is a human-readable XML file containing all of the user defined import, transformation, and publishing actions performed within Anark Core Workstation. Recipes can be run automatically with Anark Core Server, often integrated into other workflow engines such as PLM or ERP.

Can I integrate Anark Core with my PLM system?

Anark Core Server was designed with a service-oriented architecture (SOA) that can be integrated with PLM systems for workflow-driven publishing automation. Anark offers out-of-the-box reference integrations to all major PLM systems such as Teamcenter, Windchill, ENOVIA, and EPDM.

What is the Model Based Enterprise?

Model Based Enterprise is a fully integrated and collaborative environment founded on 3D product definition detailed and shared across the enterprise; to enable rapid, seamless, and affordable deployment of products from concept to disposal. - Model-Based-Enterprise.org