Out-of-the-box PLM? CEVT Banks on It!

Photo credit: engineering.com “Out of the box” and “PLM” were once considered a contradiction in terms, but not for Chinese automotive company Geely Group’s subsidiary, CEVT (China European Vehicle ……

Ready to Reach Beyond? See What’s New in Teamcenter!

This spring’s release of Teamcenter 11.3 and Active Workspace 3.3 gives you good reason to upgrade with new capabilities and performance improvements up to 30 percent! Reach beyond what you’re d……

Requirements Engineering: What wheelbarrows and requirements have in common…

Integrated Requirements Engineering—the value of requirements management combined with Verification/Validation
I did a design engineering internship at GE while working on my undergraduate engineer……

Integrated Requirements–where’s the starting line…

Usain Bolt broke the world 100m record again in 2009 with a blistering 9.58 seconds. In an interview after the race, he said, “I win the race at the beginning, long before I cross the ……

Integrated Systems Engineering…it’s all about leverage

Even kids already know where the most leverage is on a see-saw. It’s a subtle SE training technique to educate children on Systems Engineering!-)
I recently attended a Model Based Systems Engine……

A New Year and a New Teamcenter Release!

It’s a new year, and with it a new release of Teamcenter! Plan for the year ahead by taking a look at Teamcenter 10.1.7 and 11.2.3, along with Active Workspace 3.2 and our new Deployment Center!
As……

Integrated System Engineering—reducing complexity…

Product Architects capture customer needs, translate those needs into design decisions that are communicated to the project thru design spec’s
One of the markers of today’s products is increased ……

Systems Engineering: An Insurance Policy against Risk

Systems engineering is the business of avoiding future problems, but it requires up-front planning and continuous verification of the plan. I know none of you readers have ever been associated with a……

Systems Engineering a Product Line: Bring on the Legos!

Systems Engineering: The Beginning?

Back in the 80’s I remember playing with the Space Line of Legos which included: moon bases, spaceships, rockets and endless hours of fun. As I’m writ……