ERP and PLM
- October 09, 2019
The acquisition not only opens IFS up to a broader customer base, but also consolidates the field service management market during a time of growth and increased competition.
- August 12, 2019
Interest in deploying ERP systems to the cloud continued to increase in 2019, but deployments may be slowed by misunderstanding and uncertainty about vendor roadmaps and costs.
- May 22, 2015
Businesses such as Apple, Microsoft and Google have risen to the top largely because they're founded on powerful platforms. How can companies that sell products -- like spices or sprinklers -- benefit from the platform model?
- April 28, 2015
Despite the hoopla over the IoT, it's still early days for product as a service as manufacturers steer a slow course to new business models.
- October 03, 2013
An IDC-Infor study reveals that more manufacturers are turning to service excellence as a revenue driver and customer strategy.
- July 26, 2012
PTC and SAP are the top warranty transaction management software vendors, according to a new IDC Manufacturing Insights report.
- November 23, 2011
Research firm ARC Advisory Group also says more manufacturers are using PLM-based social media along with improved PLM-MES integration and three-dimensional simulation.
- November 17, 2011
Sanjeev Pal, Research Manager for Product, Project and Portfolio Management Solutions at IDC Manufacturing Insights, reveals which BPM technologies work best for a continuous improvement and lean manufacturing strategy.
- May 24, 2011
Manufacturers can gain new profits and mitigate risks by implementing a better rights management process.
- May 13, 2011
To boost its document visualization capabilities, the communications equipment maker integrated Oracle AutoVue with Agile PLM. But seamless integration remains a work in progress.
- December 07, 2010
Three-dimensional visualization, social networking and the cloud are transforming product lifecycle management from an engineering-centric tool to a companywide platform for better decision making.
- November 18, 2010
C-level sponsorship, cross-functional teams and the right tool choice will ensure PLM becomes a truly cross-enterprise initiative.
- September 24, 2010
Beyond the technical challenges, cultural change management is the biggest obstacle to integrating PLM for cross-functional collaboration.
- August 17, 2010
IDC says manufacturers should exploit 3D CAD and other product design software to improve collaboration throughout their product lifecycles.
- December 17, 2009
The product lifecycle management (PLM) software market is undergoing significant changes, including the addition of collaboration tools, cloud deployments and even a new name.