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Product lifecycle management and manufacturing ERP News
May 22, 2015
Businesses such as Apple, Microsoft and Google have risen to the top largely because they're founded on powerful platforms. How can companies that sell products -- like spices or sprinklers -- benefit from the platform model?
May 08, 2015
Manufacturers are starting to use IoT-enabled devices to monitor equipment performance and improve field service, but the full benefits of IoT for enterprise service management have yet to be seen.
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.
July 26, 2012
PTC and SAP are the top warranty transaction management software vendors, according to a new IDC Manufacturing Insights report.
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Manufacturing process management (MPM) is the discipline of defining how products are manufactured so production processes can be made more efficient and responsive. Continue Reading
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
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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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In this guide, learn the basics of PLM tools, including software selection, implementation, and cloud computing options. Continue Reading