Autodesk Vault 2017 new features add functionality to the system and new features for applications outside of traditional AutoCAD and Inventor use. There are several enhancements on simplifying file and folder security, plus new interfaces and controls for administration tasks.
See the ful list of Autodesk Vault 2017 enhancements below:
New Object Security Framework for Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional
This new framework offers a dual-gate security model that combines state-security with folder security. For users who prefer the legacy model, Vault provides the flexibility to use both.
Single User / Multi User Subscription for Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional
Autodesk now offer Vault in Single User and Multi User Subscription offerings
Learn more about the Factory Design Suite integration
Autodesk Vault Professional 2017 by default turns off the function of breaking the link between a file and an item during an item update
Check Files into a Vault from a Different Computer
When using the Vault client, you can check files into a vault from a different machine from the one used to check the files out
Multi-Select for File Lifecycle State Change Rollback for Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional
When you roll back the lifecycle state, you can multi-select files instead of one by one.
Custom Object Linked Property for Vault Workgroup and Vault Professional
You can now link:
New Folder List View in Copy Design
Use the find and replace capabilities to update the folder path string and substitute values to simplify the path structure where there are complex rules in place.
Improved Password Security
New and improved security measures to protect your Autodesk vault data
New Auto-Fix Feature for Certain Pre-checks
Administrators can automatically re-test and fix IIS Connection Timeout while doing the ASP Status pre-check. This can still be done manually too.