PLM implementation for manufacturing News
April 28, 2015
Despite the hoopla over the IoT, it's still early days for product as a service as manufacturers steer a slow course to new business models.
March 21, 2012
SAP PLM integration gave Varian compliant designs, but downstream enforcement at sales, supplier and production stages proved even more critical.
November 23, 2011
Research firm ARC Advisory Group also says more manufacturers are using PLM-based social media along with improved PLM-MES integration and three-dimensional simulation.
May 13, 2011
To boost its document visualization capabilities, the communications equipment maker integrated Oracle AutoVue with Agile PLM. But seamless integration remains a work in progress.
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While companies may be considering the product as a service trend, most will need to make some profound changes to their technology infrastructure -- and their perspective on product lifecycle management -- to make the new model work. Continue Reading
Equipment providers and distributors are shifting their focus to improving field service. What are some best practices and technologies that can boost customer engagement and increase sales? Continue Reading
The product lifecycle, in a marketing context, is all the stages of a product's life span that are related to its promotion and sales. The marketing lifecycle is traditionally broken down into four stages: introduction, growth, maturity and decline. Continue Reading
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For some, making a thing and selling it is so 2000-whatever. Instead, those companies are creating ongoing revenue streams on after-sales services. Continue Reading
Companies can use SAP's Quality Issue Management application to get a 360-degree view of customer complaints, from their origin through the complaints handling process. Continue Reading
Product as a service offerings are becoming more prevalent among manufacturers, leading to better customer engagement and new revenue streams. Continue Reading
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Manufacturers today rely on technology such as product data management software to manage critical product data, especially when problems arise. Continue Reading
Manufacturers are starting to embrace the product as a service trend -- but correctly pricing the service component could be a steep challenge. Continue Reading
PLM implementation has the potential for sweeping business transformation, yet practitioners advise targeting specific pain points and building on those early successes. Continue Reading
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In this guide, learn the basics of PLM tools, including software selection, implementation, and cloud computing options. Continue Reading
Manufacturers are seeing the connection between supply chain management (SCM) and product lifecycle management (PLM) software. Through SCM PLM integration, problems in the supply chain can be address -- and solved -- with greater ease. Continue Reading
To get the most out of product lifecycle management (PLM), manufacturers need to integrate it with all parts of the supply chain, including supply chain management (SCM). Continue Reading