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From Right Brain to Retail: Cutting Time-to-market with PLM
Apparel companies have to cut their lead times in half if they want to stay competitive—a difficult task without the right product lifecycle management (PLM
Retail: Cutting Time-to-market with PLM Apparel companies have to cut their lead times in half if they want to stay competitive—a difficult task without the right product lifecycle management (PLM) solution. In this white paper, you’ll discover how PLM solutions can help your company achieve faster time-to-market. And you’ll learn how integrating PLM with your enterprise resource planning (ERP) system maximizes the capabilities of both.
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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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Adeon CXInsight TEC Certified
Today’s product lifecycle management (PLM) is an ever-growing and flexible container for holding a variety of functionality and it has become more important to
business objectives when adopting PLM , which are based on statistics captured at TEC’s PLM Evaluation Center , drawing and product documentation management, product collaboration, and engineering change management were identified as the most popular areas on a PLM buyers’ priority list. CXInsight is in line with these high priorities except for engineering change management, in which ASH needs further development to make its offering more competitive. What I liked about CXInsight: • Industry focus
Plant-level Systems: Facing and Dealing with Obstacles
Production supervisors and plant managers are constantly fighting problems within a plant because they lack visibility in the supply chain and do not have an
QA, product lifecycle management (PLM), and product data information across the entire supply chain. Web access and other tools that collect and aggregate data from disparate systems are also being developed. The hard part of making production data available is its retrieval and arrangement in a context that supports smooth business processes and proper decision-making processes. Most information technology (IT) departments are not closely (if at all) connected to plant operations and have little
The Changing PLM User Landscape
Product lifecycle management (PLM) originated decades ago in the discrete manufacturing area, and for quite a long period of time remained mainly as a solution
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Mixed-mode ERP Selection Projects: Who’s Buying?
The busiest knowledge bases in our Web site are those that contain information on enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems.I analyzed the profile of
my colleague Kurt Chen’s PLM landscape report ). I took the 2007 and 2008 calendar years into consideration for this analysis (2009 will be the subject of a separate analysis once the calendar year is complete, but the economic downturn and significant fall in ERP-related activities of business have of course skewed the numbers dramatically). Mixed-mode ERP selection projects performed on our Web site are a good indicator of market requirements and future trends. Now, obviously there are certain
Product Life Cycle Management (PLM) in ProcessPart 3: Process PLM Requirements
A Process PLM system must accommodate rapid, global deployment of the system. This need drives specific requirements to minimize both the start-up and the long
in ProcessPart 3: Process PLM Requirements Introduction In Part One of this series, we discussed Product Life Cycle Management as a proven concept in the discrete industries and as a growing concept in process. In Part Two we examined the motivations for a process company to undertake a PLM project. In this part, we explore the requirements for PLM in the process enterprises. In Part Two of this series, we stated that a comprehensive approach was required in order to meet the time-to-market requirement.
Out-of-the-box PLM: PLM and E-collaboration Software for the Electronics Industry
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of-the-box PLM: PLM and E-collaboration Software for the Electronics Industry Electronics manufacturing is one of the most complex manufacturing processes. Special software functionality is required to manage information throughout the supply chain, collaborate with subcontractors, and minimize development time. Learn about product lifecycle management (PLM) and product data management (PDM) solutions that provide the right data management functionality for electronics manufacturers.
Product Note: NGC's Fashion PLM and Sourcing Solutions
NGC e-PLM and e-SPS are NGC’s offerings in product lifecycle management and sourcing for the fashion industry. This product note analyzes the strengths and
Note: NGC's Fashion PLM and Sourcing Solutions New Generation Computing, Inc. (NGC) has a long history of serving the fashion industry. After adding Web-based product lifecycle managemen t (PLM) and sourcing and production systems ( e-PLM and e-SPS , respectively), to the product portfolio, the company became closer to being a one-stop-shop for its target customers. Seeing the increase in PLM adoption in the fashion industry and NGC's recent achievements in the fashion PLM area, I decided to create
ToolsGroup-Statistics-based Supply Chain Planning
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Agile PLM: Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Competitor Analysis Report
This comprehensive product lifecycle management (PLM) knowledge base models modern product and design-related aspects of PLM for both discrete and process
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.
Core PLM for Process Industries Software Evaluation Report
Core PLM, Product Specification and Recipe Management (PDM and RM) for Process Industries covers the base foundation of PLM for the process (or recipe-based
PLM for Process Industries Software Evaluation Report Core PLM, Product Specification and Recipe Management (PDM and RM) for Process Industries covers the base foundation of PLM for the process (or recipe-based) manufacturing industries such as food & beverage, chemical, pharmaceutical and others. It covers design and product-related aspects of PLM including management of material specifications, recipes, formulas, production processes, design tools, document management and collaboration.
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- Or Is It? PLM Is An Industry Affair - Or Is It? Featured Author - Jim Brown - December 26, 2003 Introduction Often it's the simplest questions that have the most complicated answers. What appears to be a simple question, Does industry matter when looking for a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution? leads to an interesting discussion instead of a simple answer. If you are looking for the short answer, the answer is Absolutely yes! But the answer is also Probably not. The correct answer to whe
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