Our May release included major new (and much anticipated!) functionality: Classification. In broad terms, classification provides many benefits. It helps with part selection and reuse. It makes it easier to enforce business rules and really understand the function of an item (this can reduce the reliance on intelligent part numbers, if that’s important to your company). By allowing class specific attributes, you can create a common taxonomy scheme to help communicate with your external suppliers.
In the next few weeks, we’ll be diving in deeper into this new feature. For a great overview on how it works, watch this intro video: