CIDEON Conversion Engine

Automatic creation of neutral and exchange formats from SAP

Discover The Benefits of The CIDEON Conversion Engine

CIDEON Conversion Engine converts specific file formats automatically. 

Benefit from enormous time and quality gains.

Automatic Creation of Neutral and Exchange Formats From SAP

CIDEON Conversion Engine always processes product information according to events and rules, regardless of the data source or the original format. 

Product Features

Creating Neutral and Exchange Formats

CIDEON Conversion Engine can be fully integrated into the SAP Document Management System (SAP DMS) and provides a wide range of functionalities for creating neutral formats (e.g. PDF, PDF/A, Jpg, TIFF, Postscript) and exchange formats (e.g. DWF, DXF, JT, IGES, STEP, STL, RH).

Making Conversion Processes Faster

The Conversion Engine Client's flexible interface enables conversion processes to be easily and quickly created and managed, for example, in AutoCAD, Inventor, SOLIDWORKS, SolidEdge, Microsoft Online.


CIDEON Conversion Engine always processes product information according to events and rules, regardless of the data source or the original format. Make the most of the benefits:

Savings on Time and License Costs

Save time and money by providing company-wide access to important data and information.

Secure Usage

Protection of expertise and compliance-safe for all information used, including original files.

Quick Configuration

Configuration is simple and intuitive, and the options available for evaluation ensure high user acceptance when creating traceable conversion processes.

Better Quality

Optimal quality of conversion results by using the relevant original application.

Change of The Licence Models For The Cideon Conversion Engine

The Cideon Conersion Engine is a purchase licence with annual maintenance. Depending on the CAD system and the application, there are also suitable connectors which are now available separately:

  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector AutoCAD
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector Inventor
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector Solid Edge
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector Solid Works
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector EPLAN
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Connector MS Office
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Converter TIFF Stempel
  • Cideon Conversion Engine Quick Start

Our Added Values

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

Decades of Expertise

Rely on decades of practical experience 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 daily business needs.


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

Trust in a strong group of companies. Cideon is part of the family-owned, globally active Friedhelm Loh Group and is based on the principles of customer-oriented and sustainable corporate management.

Rene Schulz, Customer Success Manager

Get in Touch With us

You would like to know more about our products and solutions? Our Customer Success will be happy to help you.

Further Information

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Do you have specific questions? We will call you back as soon as possible.


We will be happy to contact you when it best suits your schedule.

Our Business Areas

You know your market? We know your industry!

Use our know-how and get more out of your business area. Our industry-specific solutions and products at a glance.

Machine Building

Make development more efficient. Realize production faster.

Plant Construction

Create data consistency. Simplify document and supplier management.


Manage requirements efficiently. Realize individual solutions in series.

Design Offices

Provide flexibility. Leverage customer requirements.

Metal Construction

Simplify construction tasks. Process changes more efficiently. Speed up logistics.


Cideon Support

Quality, speed, and reliability in engineering are critical to your success. Comprehensive services are just as important as dedicated specialists and powerful software solutions.

Cideon Support offers you fast and uncomplicated answers to your questions, detailed insights into products and solutions as well as helpful tips and tricks.

Go one step further with Managed Services: With this service, we monitor your CAD/PDM/PLM environment and ensure the long-term operational reliability of your software. This ensures that your systems are always up to date and ready for use, giving you the peace of mind that your software is consistently maintained and optimized.

Cideon Locations

Cideon Headquarter

CIDEON Software & Services GmbH & Co. KG
Lochhamer Schlag 11, 82166 Gräfelfing



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