CIDEON Software & Services

CIDEON advises and supports companies in optimizing their product development processes - from conception through engineering to production and service.

CIDEON – Take the value perspective.

We improve the competitive position of our customers sustainably by discovering and leveraging potential for efficiency as well as innovation.

Who we are

With unique solutions, CIDEON ensures a continuous flow of data along the process chains, making data available and economically usable throughout the company. In this way, CIDEON customers can use the full potential of digitization for themselves and their customers.

With around 320 employees at 12 locations in Germany and Austria, CIDEON is part of the Friedhelm Loh Group, which is successful worldwide with 12 production sites and 94 subsidiaries.

CIDEON Services


CIDEON Consulting means optimized and short project turn-around times while remaining within budget right up to going live.

Process Consulting

With our process consulting you understand the challenges, derive possible potentials and decide together for more success.


When executing your project, benefit from our decades of consulting and implementation experience.


CIDEON Trainings offer a wide range of practice-oriented trainings in different formats on topics like CAD, PDM, BIM and more.

Software Development

Do your require customized software development? CIDEON provides customized solutions tailored to your processes.


CIDEON Support provides 24/7 support for your CAD, PDM, PLM environment and ensures long-term.



CIDEON interface solutions connect CAD, ECAD data with ERP, PLM and PDM systems.

Cloud CAD > SAP

Use CIDEON Cloud CAD Integration to connect cloud-based CAD data with SAP.


Use CIDEON's EPLAN PRO.File interface to integrate your data management throughout the entire product lifecycle. Connect ECAD and CAM data quickly, easily and securely.

PDM > Cloud SAP

Use CIDEON SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional – S/4HANA Cloud Integration to connect your PDM with Cloud SAP.


Use the Vault to ERP interface to easily integrate product data (PDM system) into enterprise resource planning (ERP).


The CIDEON Vault to SAP interface enables smooth data sharing between PDM and ERP.


Use CIDEON Vault Professional Integration for EPLAN for integrated management of CAD and EPLAN data.


With product data management (PDM) you accelerate your product development.

Our Added Values

CIDEON advises and supports companies in optimizing their product development processes - from conception and engineering to manufacturing and service. We stand for:

Decades of Expertise

Rely on decades of practical knowledge in system integration and process consulting. CIDEON understands your business challenges in digital transformation and supports you with unique solutions along the entire value chain.

Customized Engineering

Benefit from customized solutions with CIDEON software and interfaces. Integrative, powerful and perfectly tailored to your individual requirements in day-to-day business.


End-to-End Process Consulting

Transform your digital requirements into corporate (added) value. We simplify your processes, map them digitally and make them economically viable - across functions and divisions throughout the entire product development process.  

International Cooperation

Place your trust in a strong group of companies. CIDEON is part of the family-run, globally active Friedhelm Loh Group and is guided by the principles of customer-focused and sustainable corporate management. 

Career at CIDEON

Whether you are a young or a senior professional - at CIDEON you will find a wide range of opportunities to start your career. Learn more about our vacancies. Our recruiting team is looking forward to meeting you!

Fields of application


Find out more about our solutions and services and exchange ideas directly with experts! Visit us at trade fairs, our partner events or register for our CIDEON events. Take the opportunity to network personally on site or virtually, to exchange ideas and to discover the latest innovations in plant and mechanical engineering with us.



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