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The Challenge of Getting High Quality Reports out of PLM

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) data is complex due to the variability of the data, the dependency of intelligent relationships between data elements, and the timeframe of the information

Configurator for Enabling Customer Choice

When we started this discussion in Beyond Product Configurator Software: Total Variability Management, we began to talk about defining and managing variability across a product suite. In these seri…

Configurator for Engineering and Manufacturing

To make sure every user is able to most effectively interact with that data, you need specialized variability that’s relevant for different roles

Change Management Process: Sequencing and Part Reuse

An effective change management process strategy is a key element of product development process management and PLM process execution

Make Smarter Decisions with Active Collaboration

Sweeping cultural, economic, and social changes have accompanied this accelerated pace of adoption of social technologies by the world’s consumers

Configurator for Product Management and Planning

To make sure every user is able to most effectively interact with that data, you need specialized variability that’s relevant for different roles

Beyond Product Configurator Software: Total Variability Management

Broadly speaking, there are 3 sets of activities that come into play when we talk about defining and managing variability across a suite of products

Supplier Integration: Integrating Direct Materials Sourcing into Your PLM Processes

Without early collaboration, sourcing strategies are limited to “cost containment” techniques such as consolidating suppliers, combining volumes across plants, and developing new suppliers in emerging markets. Cost containment techniques are of course essential, but purchasing must grow past its transactional origins

Learn how Brose Group uses Siemens technology to improve its strategy for supplier cost analysis. Find out how they realize cost savings up to 15 percent!

Automotive Supplier Cost Analysis | Siemens

Learn how Brose Group uses Siemens technology to improve their strategy for supplier cost analysis. Find out how they realizes cost savings up to 15 percent