Kalypso has recently merged with Integware, a fellow consulting firm with expertise in product lifecycle management (PLM), particularly in the life sciences industry. In addition to the life sciences, the merger expands the firms’ presence in the aerospace and defense (A&D), automotive, and energy industries.
defense (A&D), automotive, and energy industries. Together, the two firms have extensive knowledge of, and implementation experience with, all of the leading PLM and product innovation software providers, including Oracle’s Agile PLM, PTC, Dassault Systèmes, Siemens, Autodesk , and Aras . Thus, the merger does not necessarily create any channel chaos for those PLM vendors. Kalypso has done well in the market, in part because the big consulting firms typically lack industry PLM expertise and mainly