This tutorial points out the significance of buyers researching PLM technology vendors before determining the short list and vendors researching the viability of the opportunity before committing time and money to a sales effort. Since a 'one-size-fits-all' product is still not quite a viable possibility, almost every product can win provided certain set of requirements. The Catch 22 for both buyers and vendors/VARs is to pinpoint the right opportunity in this ongoing 'dating game'.
Eigner PLM Coming soon Oculus Technologies CO Coming soon Prodika Prodika NPD Suite Coming soon Proficiency, Inc Collaboration Gateway Coming soon This concludes the fifth and final part of a five-part tutorial on how to effectively streamline the PLM selection process. For more information on using the PLM Knowledge Base please visit the PLM Evaluation Center for a free trial. For questions on the PLM RFI, please contact the TEC PLM Specialist, Jim Brown , at firstname.lastname@example.org . About the