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Has Consolidation Made the PLM Market More Agile?
While the race for the pole position in the still evolving, moving-target PLM market started several years ago, it has been quite accelerated by Agile Software

plm position  Consolidation Made the PLM Market More Agile? Event Summary While the race for the pole position in the still evolving, moving-target product lifecycle management (PLM) market started several years ago, two notable players have recently decided to leapfrog the competition by joining complementary forces. Namely, early in August, Agile Software Corporation (NASDAQ: AGIL), a San Jose, CA-based provider of PLM solutions with historical strength in the high-tech and electronics industries, announced it has Read More...
Core PLM for Discrete Industries
The foundation of product lifecycle management (PLM) for the discrete manufacturing industries is product data management (PDM). It covers design and product-related aspects of PLM including manage...
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Siemens PLM Tackles Product Costing


plm position  PLM Tackles Product Costing Recent years have seen the Siemens Industry Automation Division extend its leading position in the industrial software market with the acquisition of UGS in the United States in 2007, innotec in Germany in 2008, Elan Software Systems in France in 2009, the Brazilian company Active Tecnologia em Sistemas de Automação , Vistagy in the US in 2011 , and the German IBS AG in 2012. All of these companies were leading industrial software suppliers in their respective fields. Read More...
Cabela's Selects PTC's Fashion PLM Product
Cabela's, the world's largest direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping, and related outdoor merchandise, has chosen PTC Windchill FlexPLM software, PTC's

plm position  will be using PTC’s PLM solutions to manage the entire life cycle of its apparel products from conception, through design, technical design, sourcing, and manufacturing, to commercialization. Cabela’s reportedly considered Dassault Systèmes, TradeStone Software, and Centric Software in addition to PTC. The company quickly eliminated the first two and considered PTC and Centric as finalists. It selected PTC because of PTC’s experience in retail, deep functional capabilities to support all aspects Read More...
What Can PLM Offer for SMBs?
Recently I attended a product lifecycle management (PLM) seminar hosted by PTC and its North American Windchill Partner of the Year award-winner BRT Solutions

plm position  take steady steps toward PLM with fewer risks and be in a better position to finance their projects. One common problem for an SMB to roll out its PLM initiatives is the difficulty in receiving attention from the vendors that it wants. Big vendors may have strong offerings but they usually have a focus on big projects. Small vendors are usually more approachable but you might not want what they can offer. There are two things that you should know about to address this problem. First, some mainstream Read More...
Imperial Leverages Lectra Fashion PLM
Imperial, a global provider of menswear and womenswear, leverages Lectra Fashion PLM to streamline its product development process and support its worldwide

plm position  is implementing Lectra Fashion PLM to reinforce its position in the fast fashion market and support its worldwide business growth strategy.   Founded in Bologna, Italy, in 1978, Imperial provides menswear and womenswear to 4,000 customers across the world. In 2012, the company decided to expand its activities in retail by investing in 80 multi-brand stores.   Imperial's challenge is to cope with increasing supply chain activities, while continuing to deliver up-to-date quality collections on time. The Read More...
TEC Vendor Note: Lectra, A Focused PLM Player
A brief introduction to Lectra, a specialized vendor in the CAD, CAM, and PLM industry, including history, product offerings, and achievements, as well as

plm position  Note: Lectra, A Focused PLM Player Thirty years ago, Michael Porter introduced three best generic strategies —cost leadership, differentiation, and market segmentation (or focus)—in his 1980 book Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analysing Industries and Competitors . Since then, these three strategies have helped explain numerous success stories in the business world. While looking at Lectra with Porter’s theory in mind, I had to accredit market segmentation as a winning strategy for the company Read More...
Yanmar Energy Systems Selects Aras PLM
Yanmar Energy Systems, a manufacturer of air conditioning and power generation systems, selects the Aras Innovator product lifecycle management (PLM) solution

plm position  Energy Systems Selects Aras PLM Yanmar Energy Systems , a division of Yanmar Co., Ltd. and a leading manufacturer of air conditioning and power generation systems, recently selected the Aras Innovator solution suite for enterprise product information and process management. The system’s functionality includes computer aided design (CAD) file management, document management, engineering change management, workflow, as well as secure file exchange across the multilingual extended enterprise.   This was Read More...
Balanced PLM Programs Drive Profitable Growth
For manufacturers that lack a well-structured product lifecycle management (PLM) program, the instantaneous flow of information only speeds up confusion

plm position  PLM Programs Drive Profitable Growth For manufacturers that lack a well-structured product lifecycle management (PLM) program, the instantaneous flow of information only speeds up confusion, duplication of effort, and poor decision making. Find out how a SaaS-based ERP solution is essential for creating an effective, comprehensive integrated PLM program that improves productivity, accuracy, and decision making—and ultimately increases company profitability. Read More...
CAD-Centric PLM, ERP-Centric PLM, and Organic PLM: What’s Right for You? - Part 2
Part 1 of this blog series started with the assertion that product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions are becoming increasingly important to enterprises, to a

plm position  degree. However, not all PLM products are created equal, especially in light of their different origins. My post then explored the strengths and weaknesses of the first group of PLM solutions: those coming from stalwart computer-aided design (CAD)/computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) providers including Siemens PLM Software, Dassault Systemes , and PTC , with Autodesk and Gerber Technology only lately joining the PLM fray. Then I analyzed the advantages of the second PLM group: the Big Three  enterprise Read More...
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)
This comprehensive product lifecycle management (PLM) knowledge base models modern product and design-related aspects of PLM for both discrete and process

plm position  and design-related aspects of PLM for both discrete and process industries. It details product development and portfolio management, manufacturing process management, ideation and requirements management, service data, and regulatory and compliance criteria. This comprehensive knowledge base incorporates the criteria of TEC's other PLM knowledge bases. Read More...
Critical Components of an E-PLM System
E-business has prompted a lot of vendors to move towards creating electronic product lifecycle management (e-PLM) suites. However, enterprise resource planning

plm position  have made the transition. PLM has a healthy growth opportunity for fiscal 2005 with estimates that it will grow in the 30 percent range. ERP vendors have become full-suite enterprise applications vendors offering customer relationship manangement (CRM), supply chain management (SCM), PLM, business intelligence (BI) and enterprise asset management (EAM), and they have begun aggressively reallocating ERP product enhancement by plowing more than 50 percent of their research and development investment into e- Read More...
Core PLM for Process Industries
The foundation of product lifecycle management (PLM) for the process (or recipe-based) manufacturing industries is product data management (PDM). It covers

plm position  PLM for Process Industries The foundation of product lifecycle management (PLM) for the process (or recipe-based) manufacturing industries is product data management (PDM). It covers design and product-related aspects of PLM including management of material specifications, recipes, formulas, production processes, design tools, document management, and collaboration. Read More...
If There's One Thing CRM Tells Us: Don't Do PLM the Same Way
Product lifecycle management (PLM) doesn't work, but it should. Industry's general approach and attitude to PLM mimics the early days of customer relationship

plm position  Tells Us: Don't Do PLM the Same Way Introduction: What Has CRM Got to Do with PLM? Product lifecycle management (PLM) doesn't work, but it should. Fundamentally, the idea that we can design better products and bring them to market more quickly by leveraging knowledge and experience from our own value chain and our customers and suppliers is a sound one. It's just that buying PLM doesn't always make that happen. In my view, industry's general approach and attitude to PLM very much mimics the early days of Read More...
Can ERP Speak PLM? Part Two: Examples and Recommendations
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions have to work with many other systems, not just ERP, so integration is not a new issue for PLM vendors. Most PLM

plm position  Recommendations Are ERP and PLM Speaking the Same Language? Costs are an excellent example of semantic confusion. Accountants know that cost is a not a single characteristic of an item but a category of characteristics. Without answering a series of questions about the cost, the meaning of it is vague. Is the cost the procurement cost from the supplier? Does it include shipping? Does it include tax and duty? Does it include internal overhead, or is it just direct costs? If it is an assembled item, does Read More...

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