Product design is a long-winded process that involves multiple levels, applications and, importantly, stakeholders. More often than not, many important stakeholders would be from outside the organization – thus, sharing designs even before being patented may become a necessity. Obviously, design security is paramount. Is there a way to secure your design throughout its lifecycle without any major additional investments?
In the world of manufacturing and high-tech companies the most critical IP, like details of either mature products or yet-to-be patented prototypes, is represented as constructional drawings typically stored as CAD files. Cyber-committed CEOs understand that business continuity in digital processes requires new data-centric security strategies. Here are three important points for you to keep in mind when protecting your CAD files.
Manufacturing companies create and manage their IP based on CAD drawings that are often shared outside the organization. The risk of losing this IP is significant. Is there a solution to secure your CAD files without any major additional expense? HALOCAD leverages MIP to protect CAD drawings beyond company’s IT landscape.