Predator PDM IT Requirements
IT requirements are minimal, but vital to a successful implementation.
The vault is stored in a folder and is located on a file share. The folder must be accessible by the Windows Service Account
- Accessible by the Windows service account
- Accessible by Predator DNC (when applicable)
Windows Service Account
A service account, i.e. functional account, is widely used within Predator applications. The primary role of the service account is to facilitate access to file share
- Full access to the Vaults folder
- Ability to run Predator DNC Service (when applicable)
- Local Administrator Rights on Predator DNC server (when applicable)
- Does not expire (at minimum, expires once a year)
Example account names
How to Create Predator PDM User Groups
Overview Predator PDM maintains its own database of user groups to help organize permissions. This article will assist with adding a User Group. Requirements Predator PDM with Administrator License Predator PDM User Account with the Following ...
How to Manage Machines in Predator PDM
Overview Managing machines in Predator PDM is handled just like any other component in Predator PDM. Since machines are used in a majority of vaults, here are some steps to add and edit. Requirements Predator PDM Predator PDM User Account with the ...
How to Configure a Predator PDM Shop Floor Interface
Overview The Shop Floor interface is a simplified version of Predator PDM designed specifically for shop floor personnel. Vault Item dialog Window with drop downs Simplified Released Vault view for the selected vault item Requirements Predator PDM ...
How to Manage Predator PDM Users
Overview Predator PDM maintains its own database of users. This article will assist with adding a User as well as assigning a User to a User Group. Requirements Predator PDM with Administrator License Predator PDM User Account with the Following ...
How to Update Predator PDM Vault Admin Account
Overview Predator PDM uses a Windows username and password, i.e. Windows service account. to grant read/write permissions to the vault. This KB will review how to change or update this information. Requirements Predator PDM PDM Administrator Account ...