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Tech-Clarity frequently shares research and insights with the press and is regularly quoted in magazines, blogs, and other news outlets. Jim Brown also contributes articles and guest blog posts, including a regular column in Advantage for the PLM Lifecycle.

Industry Analyst Discussion on Siemens PLM Strategy Conference (video)

What do leading industry analysts think about Siemens PLM strategy and execution? Industry analyst Allan Behrens of Taxal hosted a discussion about Siemens PLM with two other analysts, Monica Schnitger of Schnitger Corp and Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown. The Disruptive presentation was a unique glimpse at industry watchers (trying not to call ourselves “experts”) sharing our key

Sixth Annual Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Study

Tech-Clarity was commissioned by Planview to conduct their 6th Annual Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Survey, titled The Business Transformation Required to Innovate in the Digital Era. The survey evaluated trends in managing product portfolios including challenges, processes, and technologies used to make portfolio decisions. Tech-Clarity applied our performance banding methodology to determine what Top Performers

Accelerating CPG Innovation with an Innovation Platform (guest post)

Jim Brown contributed his thoughts on Accelerating CPG Innovation with an Innovation Platform to the Dassault Systèmes 3D Perspectives Blog. He shares his views on the innovation imperative in CPG and how consumer goods companies can take innovation to the next level using a modern Product Innovation Platform (PIP). The post explains how an effective

How to Beat Your Competition in Product Development (infographic)

This infographic shares our research on how Top Performing companies achieve better NPDI performance than their competitors, excelling at revenue growth, margin expansion, and delivering innovative products. The infographic starts by providing a graphical view of the unfortunate truth about new product development, companies miss their quality, cost, requirements, regulatory compliance, project budget, and time

Service InformationSelecting a Solution to Manage Service Information (guest post)

In this PTC guest post, How to Select a Service Information Management Solution Michelle Boucher introduces some of the business advantages achieved by investing in service. The post outlines what is driving investments in service for 2017/18. It also looks at the top initiatives Top Performing companies use to support their goals for 2017/18. The post also touches on

Analytics for Food and Beverage in the Digital Age (guest post)

Jim Brown provided a guest post to the Siemens PLM Community blog discussing how analytics can unlock new value for CPG and Food & Beverage companies. The post shares how big data analytics can uncover hidden relationships and create valuable insights from the vast amounts of data available to today’s food companies. It offers examples