Aras Innovator Review - why 3 stars?

Aras Innovator Review
ITQlick Score: 76/100
ITQlick Rating: (3/5)
Pricing: 5.8/10 - average cost
Category: Project simulation -> Aras Innovator
Ranking:Ranked 2 out of 4 Project simulation systems
Company: Aras Community Network
Pricing: starts at $12 per user/month
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop, Cloud
Links: Aras Innovator pricing, Aras Innovator alternatives
Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Oct 13, 2021

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What is Aras Innovator?

Aras Innovator is an Open Source, enterprise product lifecycle management platform that is and is deployable on cloud-based, on-premise or hybrid solutions. It supports BOM, Change management, Document, CAD, workflow, Dashboards, and BI.

Aras Innovator is a complete solution that helps numerous businesses to manage products, as well as to implement campaigns for a product launch. The platform enables businesses to undergo a digital transformation, as well as innovate & adapt to the versatile market offers an open system architecture that is both flexible and scalable.

The core features of Aras Innovator system include change management, design management, compliance management, cost tracking, and document management, among others. Aras Innovator software is a solution by Aras, a US-based Firm founded in 2000. Aras Innovator can work in Windows, Linux, and Mac operating systems.

What is Aras Innovator rating? ()

The rating of Aras Innovator is 3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 76 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are Aras Innovator's typical customers?

The typical customers include the following business size: Small, medium and large size businesses.

Is Aras Innovator the best Project simulation?

Aras Innovator is ranked 2 out of 4 software in their category (Project simulation systems).

Who are their main alternatives?

The two main competitors of Aras Innovator software include DevEX and Arena PLM. DevEX Software is a cloud-based PLM (product lifecycle management) solution that is best suited to handle the needs of companies in the food & beverage, chemical, and cosmetic industries.

In comparison, Aras Innovator is an Open Source, enterprise product lifecycle management platform that serves Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Chemical industries and more. DevEX software is deployed through a cloud-based solution which Aras Innovator is deployable through on-premise, cloud-based or hybrid solutions.

Aras Innovator software is a solution by Aras whereas DevEX is a product of Selerant Company in Italy. Arena PLM is a cloud-hosted Product Lifecycle Management system built specifically for the OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) while Aras Innovator is an Open Source, enterprise product lifecycle management platform for almost all industry verticals.

Whereas Arena PLM is deployed on a cloud-based solution, Aras Innovator is offered in cloud-based, on-premise, and hybrid solutions. Aras Innovator serves medium and large companies while Arena serves businesses of any size. Arena PLM is a product of Arena Solutions while Aras Innovator software is a solution by Aras Company.

What is the cost of Aras Innovator?

The cost of license starts at $12 per user/month. On top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate - what is the REAL total cost of implementation? You need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 5.8 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for Aras Innovator

What should you ask Aras Community Network during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with Aras Innovator and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching Aras Innovator in action.

Is it the right software for you?

Aras Innovator offers an Open Source, enterprise product lifecycle management platform that best works for the medium and large organization. It is ideal for Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Chemical, Consumer Goods, Education, Energy, Food & Beverage, Government, Healthcare, High-Tech Electronics and Industrial Manufacturing among other industries.

List of categories

Product Lifecycle Management

List of features

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support

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Shlomi holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Information System Engineering from Ben Gurion University in Israel. Shlomi brings 15 years of global IT and IS management experience as a consultant, and implementation expert for small, medium and large size (global) companies.