Optimizing operations and maintenance with a shared view of the truth

Operations and maintenance productivity and efficiency is a major challenge for organizations across many industries….

2019 in Review

Announcing the Best of Teamcenter 2019. This list contains the top ten blog posts that were published over the whole year, ranging in various topic…

PLM system

Konecranes’ PLM System Optimizes Business Efforts

Konecranes uses the Teamcenter product lifecycle management (PLM) system to connect people and processes across the business. …

How a service knowledge management system fills in the blanks (Part 4 of 4)

IoT must be back-ended with service knowledge management to enable intelligent service with product knowledge and service history.
Although connected products seem like they’re new, they’ve been ……

How a service knowledge management system fills in the blanks (Part 3)

IoT and Big Data require service knowledge management to complete the understanding of product to succeed at service.
Connected products seem new, but they’ve been around for a while. Vending mac……

How a service knowledge management system fills in the blanks (Part 2)

Connected products sound like they’re new, but they’ve actually existed for a while. Vending machines dial out inventory information via the Internet or cellular networks to report what sales and wha……

Configurator and Service Organizations

Managing product variability for a service organization poses several unique challenges and opportunities. Over the last couple months, my colleagues have explored many aspects of variability managem……

How a service knowledge management system fills in the blanks

I saw an old commercial on TV the other night I hadn’t seen in decades. I’m sure many of you know it. An elderly woman is laying on the floor, and she clutches a device around her neck before saying ……

Why is PLM a critical component of an SLM strategy?

The term Service Lifecycle Management (SLM) has been going around for many years and it is term that has different meaning to different people.Unlike mature enterprise systems (or philosophies……