An IP Lifecycle Management tool like Percipient is the core of IP based design workflows. It is the central repository of the design Bill Of Materials and serves as a hub of information for design and IP reuse related activities. This is done by providing an IP centric view of the entire design universe within an enterprise.
In most practical situations, permissions play a key role in the design process. Teams need to control the permissions of IPs for many reasons - proprietary technology, contractual obligations and simply to control the spread of particular IPs within the organization.
This white paper discusses the challenges of permissions management using various IP assets across multiple projects and across a worldwide organization.