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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Virtual manufacturing (VM) is the use of computers to model, simulate and optimize the critical operations and entities in a factory plant. Continue Reading
Model-based enterprise (MBE) is an engineering strategy that aims to clarify design intent during the manufacturing process, resulting in better quality of the products, reduced costs and more efficiency. Continue Reading
An engineering bill of materials (EBOM) is a product recipe structured from the design standpoint, rather than the manufacturing standpoint. Continue Reading
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Manufacturing a product can be very different than what engineers have envisioned. Here's a look at what that means for different bills of materials. Continue Reading
PLM systems and vendors have a host of different features and functions. This buyer's guide helps you find the best PLM system for your enterprise. Continue Reading
Knowing the constraints of an industry and if your company plans to implement a cloud strategy are just some factors to consider when performing a PLM systems comparison. Continue Reading
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When a product needs changes after being released to production, the process can be disruptive and messy. Engineering change control can help. Continue Reading
With flexibility and collaboration the core focus, Aras Innovator offers enterprises a PLM tool they can configure to meet their needs. 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
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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
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