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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 you are interested in, find all presentations in linked in agenda. …

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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. These organizations all design, manufacture and/or support complex systems. They have a need to manage and update …

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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 with Digital Twin and Digital Thread. Some voices in the discussion mention the hard work post M&A …

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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 time to volume production. Sometimes the driver is access to data and information. Many companies have transformed into …

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Car industry needs to change and collaborate more to keep up with rapid speed of change

Recent studies published by PwC and McKinsey put focus on the new challenges in the automotive industry. Over the last couple of years, we have seen big changes in the way automotive companies collaborate and seek new ways to make business more profitable. Technical content in cars has increased dramatically over the last 5 to …

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