DMSAM is a software tool developed by Penn State ARL and CIMP-3D to store, track, and format all data related to additively manufacturing parts at an organization.

It creates a digital thread of all AM data by:

DMSAM currently handles the following process types:

Future versions of DMSAM plan to support more process types as well as increase ease of data entry, expand fuctionality, and begin tapping into data analytics.

DMSAM Structure

DMSAM v1.1 is currently available to all America Makes members free of charge. Please contact Dave Siddle ( from NCDMM for more information about how to obtain the files needed to establish a DMSAM database at your facility. Additional information about DMSAM can be found on the America Makes Digital Storefront.