Good things take time with cloud PLM solutions

Why launching late could be perfect timing for a cloud PLM service

PLM is late in moving to the cloud. Gartner and many others predicted several years ago a much higher adoption rate by year 2019 than we have seen. Fast-moving industries, SMEs and newcomers are leading but classic PLM user like aerospace…

Please help us with this survey on collaboration tools - For each completed survey we will donate 5 EUR to Engineers Without Borders!

What tool are you using to exchange or share product data in your collaboration with OEMs/suppliers in the design to manufacturing process? The survey consists of 6 short questions only and result will be shared by Verdi Ogewell in PLM&ERP…

Do we need a standard like PLCS to build a digital thread?

Posting this as a blog on the Eurostep web site but you can follow the discussion on Linkedin here. Thanks Oleg Shilovitsky for triggering the discussion. PLCS is not needed for a digital thread but it is a very good and rich information model…
Product Metadata

How to make better decisions using your hidden product information

In the good (?) old days of the industrial revolution, the drawing artifact carried the abstract product definition. The drawing was a physical and tangible thing, which made it easy to understand and manage mentally. The drawing represented…

Considering attending PLM Roadmap and PDT North America May 29-30 in Washington DC? Here you find presentations from previous PDT events for FREE

Information about the event can be found at the PDT website. To get a feeling for what is typically presented and discussed at PDT events you can download all presentations for FREE from the PDT events 2018 (and more) at history Click the event…

Eurostep celebrating 25 years

March 4 1994 was the date the first Eurostep company was established in Sweden. We are going to get the whole group together later this month to celebrate. Our initial vision concerned open systems and 25 years later the problem of data silos…

Why Your Next Deal May Be a Partnership

I copied the blog post title from an article by Bob Saada, a partner with PwC US based in New York and Benjamin Gomes-Casseres, a professor of business strategy at Brandeis University and author of Remix Strategy: The Three Laws of Business…

Why a 10+ year old PLM standard is the ideal platform for the Cloud.

In year 2000 the work with PLCS, Product Life Cycle Support, began. Sponsors included US DoD and MoDs from UK, Sweden, Norway and Finland. Industry was there with BAE systems, Boeing, Hägglunds Vehicle, Lockheed Martin, Rolls-Royce and Saab.…

Happy Holidays from Eurostep

With 2018 about to end we want to say thank you! A big Thank You to all our clients, partners and anyone that have engaged with us during 2018. It has been another great year with nice progress and new opportunities, at existing and new clients.…

A clever way to get to an integrated information model - start with one

Over the last couple of days I have been reading articles about pro's and con's in growing a PLM company through mergers and acquisitions. M&A activities many times target the capabilities of PLM vendors to deliver Digital Transformation…

Collaboration in the Engineering and Manufacturing Supply Chain – the Extended Digital Thread and Smart Manufacturing

Business is increasingly performed in networks. These can involve the supply chain, partners, joint ventures and customers. There are many reasons for networked business, such as global access to markets, access to skills, time to market and…