Product Data Integration Humor / Interview on PLM Customization with Stan Przybylinski

We take a silly look at solving the problem of fragmented product data and processes with a mythical integration product called FlōSēl. Then we get down to business with Tech-Clarity's Jim Brown and CIMdata's Stan Przybylinski discussing the … [ read more ]


How Much PDM is Right for You? (animated video)

This short, animated Tech-Clarity TV episode explores the different Product Data Management options available to manufacturers. It explains that value of full-featured PDM as a step beyond CAD File Management and a stepping stone toward PLM for more … [ read more ]


Materials Innovation Survey

How are leading companies enabling their teams to be more innovative? How are they taking advantage of the latest material advancements? Please share your experience. We are conducting new research on product innovation. This survey is targeted … [ read more ]

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Product Configuration and “To Order” Manufacturing Survey

How do leading “to order” manufacturers support their sales, quote, and manufacturing processes? If you have already completed the survey  –> please share with a colleague or on social media using the “Share/Save” options … [ read more ]

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PLM Beyond Managing CAD

Product Lifecycle Management Beyond Managing CAD, The Business Value of PLM shares survey results exploring the value of PLM beyond managing design files such as CAD. While the research finds that most Top Performers manage CAD in PLM, they also do … [ read more ]


Webcast on Improving Product Development in CPG


Join Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown and Dassault Systemes’ Raymond Wodar as they present on a CGT webcast, New Approaches to Improve Product Development. The presentation focuses on how to compete in today’s complex markets and ensure innovative products reach consumers quickly despite tight regulations, disperse supply chains, and severe cost pressure. Learn how Top Performing CPG companies are moving […]

On-Demand Webinar – Top Performers Do More than Manage CAD with PLM!


Jim Brown presented findings from his recent research on Enterprise PLM in this Engineering.com webcast, Top PLM Performers Manage More Than CAD. The recording is now available on-demand, including a very active Q&A session. Watch the replay now (no charge, registration required) Sponsored by Autodesk PLM 360      

Webcast – Optimization and 3D Printing Revolutionize Design

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Michelle Boucher will join Kenneth Wong, Senior Editor from Desktop Engineering and Simon Floyd, Director of Innovation and Product Lifecycle Management Solutions from Microsoft for a very interesting webcast on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT. The webinar will examine some of the latest advancements in product development technologies, specifically the combination of topology […]

Jim Brown Shares Data Management Research on “Create Order from Chaos with Autodesk Vault” Webcast


Jim Brown will join Jeff Makarewicz of Giffin, Inc. and Autodesk’s Kevin Robinson to share insights about product data management (PDM) on this exciting webcast on Tuesday, April 21. The presenters will discuss the findings from the report and how they impact manufacturers including Giffin. Register now!    

Webcast – Ending Project Information Chaos


Jim Brown will join M-Files‘ Greg Milliken in an informative webcast hosted by Kenneth Wong of Desktop Engineering. The webinar shares the complexity of today’s engineering projects and how to combat the resulting negative business impacts. The webcast explains how companies can create an integrated view of their project-oriented information leveraging information management best practices and Enterprise Content Management […]

Cloud PLM Webcast


Join Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown on this webcast as he presents his views on PLM and how cloud offerings help to drop the barriers to entry.  In addition, hear from Mike Gurican of Autodesk give an overview of PLM and PLM360 and discuss common issues that PLM improves, including BOM and Change Management. The webcast is sponsored by MasterGraphics and will air […]