Why You Shouldn’t Install PDM on a Domain Controller

March 08, 2024

In this webinar, we will be demystifying any technical jargon to ensure everyone is on a level playing field, then we'll provide a comprehensive understanding of SOLIDWORKS PDM, domains, and domain controllers.

TriMech Solutions Consultant, Applications, Joe Perera, covers the potential risks associated with installing PDM on domain controllers, covering aspects such as security, performance, and logistical considerations. It's crucial to address these issues before implementation.

He will also focus on practical solutions, discussing best practices for securing domain controllers and comparing on-premise versus cloud hosting options. We will conclude by highlighting how TriMech can assist in implementing these strategies, offering valuable support in navigating and mitigating associated risks.

During this SOLIDWORKS PDM Webinar, you will learn:

  • Awareness of the risks when dealing with Domain controllers
  • Why PDM shouldn’t be installed on a domain controller.
  • Best practices for protecting domain controllers.
  • Awareness of PDM cloud hosting and TriMech implementation/support.