Tacton Systems AB

What Tacton say about themselves:

Tacton Systems AB, is a global vendor of sales configuration software and services, with headquarters in Stockholm. Tacton’s customers are multinational industry leaders in many different manufacturing and equipment verticals such as Telecom equipment, Electrical switchgear, Fans, Pumps, Valves, De-humidifiers, Welding equipment, Forklifts, Pulp & Paper machines, Home electronics, Packaging equipment, Garage/Industrial doors, Dock loading systems, Window blinds, Tractor equipment, Elevators, Conveyors, Biotech equipment, Medical equipment.

Customers including GE Healthcare, Ericsson, ABB, Hoffman Enclosures, Pentair, Getinge, Cardo Door, Black Box, PIAB and FlaktWoods use Tacton Configurator Solutions to sell their tailor-made, complex products effectively both offline and online. Tacton Configurator can be integrated with surrounding systems and has standard integrations with many leading e-commerce, ERP, CRM, PDM, PLM and CAD systems. Tacton’s global application partners include IBM, Lawson, Exact Software, Intershop, Jeeves Enterprise, SmarTeam, SolidWorks, and Autodesk, enabling their applications for sales configuration.

Website: http://www.tacton.com/

Address: Kungsgatan 71
SE-112 27 Stockholm
Phone: +46 8 690 07 50
Fax: +46 8 411 13 55

Product Info

Tacton Configurator™

Tacton Configurator™ is a suite of software tools that provide outstanding product configuration capabilities in any scenario, to support sales and order processing as well as custom engineering and modular product development. It can be used online or offline, stand-alone or embedded into other applications, such as e-commerce, ERP, CRM, PLM, and CAD.

Tacton Configurator Server™ (TCserver)

It is the embeddable engine in Tacton’s configurator solution. This highly scalable server-based solution matches customer requirements with suitable configurations. It is freely interactive, i.e. the end-user can make and change selections in any sequence, always getting an optimal configuration proposal. Tacton Configurator Server™ can interact with the user via any presentation layer, e.g. a web browser via the Internet. It can load product and price data from any source, and configuration results from the engine can be converted to any formats, such as bills of material, quotations, documentation, and CAD files.

Tacton Configurator Studio™ (TCstudio)

It is a graphical maintenance tool used to define how product components can be combined into solutions, i.e. configured. Tacton Configurator Studio is used to create a so-called configuration model containing the product configuration rules. Tacton Configurator Studio is designed to be easy to use for non-programmers, such as product managers or engineers. Tacton Configurator Studio is optional and needed in order for the Tacton customer to build and maintain the configuration models in-house.

Tacton Configurator Site Application™ (TCsite)

It is an out-of-the-box web application running Tacton Configurator Server, which can easily be customized and integrated with other systems as needed. It provides all the necessary opportunity management functionality for selling configurable products, and can be used by internal staff as well as dealers and end-customers. The user profile will determine the price list, language, as well as the privilege to view or change saved carts, price, cost, discounts, etc. The look-and-feel can be customized without programming using cascading style sheets.

Tacton Configurator Nomad™ (TCnomad)

TCnomad is an out-of-the-box Windows application running Tacton Configurator Server Offline on a PC or laptop, which provides users with the complete freedom to configure products and generate quotations in the field, without the requirement of a network connection. It is typically used by sales personnel at customer visits as a sales support tool. It is fully compatible with Tacton Configurator Server on-line solutions, where configuration models can be downloaded and saved configurations can be uploaded for order processing.

Features of Tacton Configurator

  • Interactive web enabled end-user dialog
  • Graphical editor for defining and updating configuration rules without programming
  • Highly scalable
  • Flexible output to generate quotations, visualizations, documentation, manufacturing BOMs, CAD files, etc.
  • Loads product data directly from any other sources at run-time
  • Handles the widest range of product configuration complexity
  • Performs advanced calculations for pricing, cost, sizing, etc.
  • Seamlessly embeddable into any other applications
  • Runs online in thin client web browser as well as offline in native Windows application

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