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Oracle Renders Its PLM Outline Part One: Event Summary
Although its PLM solutions will not likely be the

real case plm baan  a live model in real time and in the field, without a full model download or a fast T1 connection. These acquisitions should give Oracle practical PLM point solutions in the important Customer Needs Management, which covers activities like Requirements Management, Product Catalog Publication, Product Variants, Configuration Management, etc., and Collaborative Product Development areas of PLM. Last but not least, native capability in direct materials sourcing and project management should give Oracle an

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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 management of material specifications, product structures, production processes, design tools, document management, and design collaboration. 

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Baan Resurrects Multi-Dimensionally Part 4: Challenges & User Recommendations


Baan's viability is no longer an issue. Baan's rejuvenated management team has done a praiseworthy job of bringing the company back to health while concurrently unveiling a new product release that can compete with the other products in the market. Challenges however remain.

real case plm baan  in terms of the real-time and wireless interactivity. Time only will tell whether the recent iBaan for CRM wins where a competitor was an incumbent ERP provider, were only sporadic successful shots in a dark, or a sign of a future pattern. It has been a difficult nut to crack for Baan several times in the past, as the company continues to have a tough job of overcoming a history of poor execution, and of persuading potential customers yet again that this time it has got its ducks in the row. To alleviate Read More

SAP - A Humble Giant From The Reality Land? Part 4: SAP's Strategy


It appears as though SAP feels confident now that its software solutions outside of its core ERP can stand on their own and attract new customers.

real case plm baan  chain functionality to the real world of trading partners who need to jointly forecast and plan but who may not all be on the same instance of R/3 or who may even run on another ERP system. While initially tardy in joining the e-commerce gold rush, SAP has recently exerted immense effort and expertise in delivering collaborative commerce business maps that define steps, roles, technologies and value statements of more than hundred collaborative business scenarios. The scenarios have been incorporated Read More

PeopleSoft Building Muscles To Overcome The Rough Patch Part 3: Target Markets, Alliances, & Competition


In PeopleSoft’s case, the fact remains that it is still the best-attuned offering (in terms of pricing, vertical extensions, customizability, professional service approach, etc.) to the needs of large, service-oriented enterprises, or for ‘greenfield’ sites. However, to put things in the right perspective, one should bear in mind that PeopleSoft’s license revenue in 2001 was still less than the corresponding revenue in 1998, back when the company was only a HRMS/ERP player.

real case plm baan  product takes off for real. Although some other vendors like Clarus and Ariba offer similar products, the market awareness for the need has yet to be jump-started in earnest. Alliances The alliances with Agile Software and Vigilance also seem to be prudent moves to bolster PeopleSoft's offering, and fill the functional gaps in a quick-to-market fashion. The Agile alliance, bringing together PeopleSoft's SCM and CRM functionality with Agile's PCM software for complete lifecycle visibility and Read More

Baan Seeking A New Foster Home -- A Déjà vu Or Not Quite? Part Three: Market Impact and User Recommendations


Baan's focus on discrete manufacturing has not been a close fit with Invensys' plant automation products that have been geared mostly to process industries. To that end, Invensys has had a nightmarish job of trying to rationalize Baan and its process ERP counterparts, Protean and PRISM, development - strategy abandonment has been a catchphrase of late. Thus, while the savvy buyer will obtain much improved technology and large customer base in need for new products, the overriding problem has been the lingering negative sentiment around the company, as viability of the vendor is of utmost importance in the enterprise applications space.

real case plm baan  part-and-parcel of the Invensys Real Time Enterprise (RTE) framework (formerly referred to as the sensor to boardroom strategy). This is Part Three of a three-part note. Part One detailed the announcement. Part Two discussed the history of Baan and Invensys. Potential Buyers Now that the Invensys/Baan relationship has not worked out, who would be the likely suitors? It is nonetheless a difficult and ungrateful job to speculate who would be the most likely buyer willing to inherit Baan's dowry, although Read More

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 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.

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Baan - What Will The Future In Invensys’ Stable Bring? Part 2: Evaluating Baan


Baan, once a leading global provider of ERP software hopes its adoptive parent, Invensys, will put it back on the enterprise software applications map. However, we believe Baan’s path to full recovery will be quite thorny. Part 2 examines Baan’s strengths and challenges and makes specific bottom line recommendations.

real case plm baan  - What Will The Future In Invensys’ Stable Bring? Part 2: Evaluating Baan Baan - What Will The Future In Invensys' Stable Bring? Part 2: Evaluating Baan P.J. Jakovljevic - November 30, 2000 Executive Summary Baan Co. once a leading global provider of enterprise business software has gone from an independent force in the ERP market to being part of the Invensys Software Systems Division. It is not dead, as some feared would be the case by now, because it has begun to win new major contracts. Since the Read More

PLM Migration: Migrate Your Mind First


This article identifies the increasing requirements of system replacements in the product lifecycle management (PLM) area and recommends users rethink the implementation scope, system integration, acquisition method, and so on before strategizing their PLM migration plans.

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Real-time ERP/MES Empowering Manufacturers to Deliver Quality Products On Time


Real time is a commonly used yet loosely defined buzz word in the industry. What does it mean in terms of ERP solutions and what is a real-time solution? A real-time ERP system has the ability to update information throughout the system and across your company as the new information is entered instantaneously. Know the benefits of real-time capability and the specific areas of a system where real time is impactful.

real case plm baan  Quality Products On Time Real time is a commonly used yet loosely defined buzz word in the industry. What does it mean in terms of ERP solutions and what is a real-time solution? A real-time ERP system has the ability to update information throughout the system and across your company as the new information is entered instantaneously. Know the benefits of real-time capability and the specific areas of a system where real time is impactful. Read More

Is Baan Clinically Dead?


On January 4, 2000 Baan, Europe's No. 2 business software company, sank deeper into trouble as its CEO resigned and it forecast a fourth quarter loss of $240 million to $250 million after restructuring. Its shares plunged over 30 percent as analysts cut recommendations on the loss-making vendor, which has yet to name a replacement for Mary Coleman, who is returning to her Silicon Valley home after taking charge only last May.

real case plm baan  its product pricing. I'm really surprised by Coleman's departure because [investors and customers] had perceived Coleman as very positive for the shareholders, said Jeroen van Harten, an analyst at Rabo Securities. Some analysts saw Baan as a possible takeover target if its stock were to weaken to around its 12-month low of just over 6 Euros ($6.19) dating from last March. Market Impact This dj vu situation comes at a most unfortunate moment for the company. Baan seemed to be on the verge of reversing Read More

What is the Value of Real-Time Data?


What do you consider real-time information? When you pull information from your shop floor and back office, your reports should be run against live data, not data that is delayed. Too many manufacturers miss out on critical decision-making pieces of the puzzle because of a lack of timely production details. The solution to this information delay can be an online transaction processing (OLTP) system...find out more in this white paper from IQMS.

real case plm baan  is the Value of Real-Time Data? What do you consider real-time information? When you pull information from your shop floor and back office, your reports should be run against live data, not data that is delayed. Too many manufacturers miss out on critical decision-making pieces of the puzzle because of a lack of timely production details. The solution to this information delay can be an online transaction processing (OLTP) system...find out more in this white paper from IQMS. Read More

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-term cost of ownership of the system. This article, third in a series details those requirements.

real case plm baan  strongly tied to the reality of the project, allowing key decision makers to drill down into the necessary details of the projects as required. Recommendations Product Life Cycle Management or PLM is a proven tool in increasing competitiveness. Process companies who consider product development a core competency should investigate PLM immediately to maintain their leadership in this area. Other companies should see PLM as a necessary requirement to maintain parity with others. In order to achieve the Read More

Siemens PLM Software Releases LMS Imagine.Lab Rev13


LMS, a business segment within Siemens PLM Software, announced the latest release of its LMS Imagine.Lab software, the state-of-the-art platform for mechatronic system simulation and collaborative multidisciplinary design. The latest release, LMS Imagine.Lab Rev13, delivers a variety of new features and enhancements aimed at increasing platform openness and system integration efficiency while strengthening collaboration to master the complexity of even the most advanced products.

real case plm baan  simulations. The vendor feels really good about this acquisition and how it is already being incorporated into its broad solution offerings, especially in light of the fact that its direct PLM and computer-aided design (CAD) competitors have nothing close to these capabilities.   Siemens PLM Software, Dassault Systèmes , and Autodesk will fight for almost all possible computer-aided engineering (CAE), computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), and digital manufacturing capabilities and solutions. The Read More

Is Baan Showing Signs of Life After Death?


On September 20, Baan, an ERP vendor recently believed to be deceased, won its first new contract since being acquired by Invensys. The British Defence Aviation Repair Agency (DARA) has placed a large order for the complete Baan enterprise solution. Will the market witness Baan rising like a phoenix from the ashes?

real case plm baan  addressed the issue of realigning Baan's financial structure to support its diminished revenue streams. Despite its assured future under Invensys' roof, Baan's negative publicity, personnel departures and channel shakeout, as well as the uncertain future product direction, have begun to take its toll on customers' loyalty and patience. There has long been an open season on disconcerted customers of struggling ERP vendors, Baan being the most prominent. Many more viable vendors have, with different levels Read More

SAP PLM: Outlook and Predictions


This year, product lifecycle management (PLM) vendors have put many interesting initiatives on display to PLM buyers. These initiatives include the possibility of generating more synergies between enterprise search and PLM, more intuitive decision support in design and engineering, connectivity between direct modeling and history-based modeling in computer-aided design (CAD), social product

real case plm baan  time before we can really testify to their value—i.e., the execution of these visions is the challenge that vendors are facing—I believe the PLM industry is shifting from functionality-driven to vision-driven. This makes sense, since users have by now learned that PLM adoption is not a one-time deal—besides what you can get from a PLM vendor right now, the solution's future evolution is also a critical factor to be considered. Of course you can always change your mind if you feel you have selected Read More