Tech-Clarity Research

Tech-Clarity conducts numerous interviews and surveys to discover how companies can improve business performance through best practices and the intelligent use of enterprise software. We provide our white papers free of charge so it can reach the broadest possible audience.

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Product DevelopmentImprove Product Development with PLM (survey results)

Can improving design data management practices improve innovation and product development performance? We surveyed 131 companies to understand how they manage CAD files, bills of material, and other product-related information to find out.  Please enjoy the summary below.* For the full report, please visit our sponsor Siemens (registration required). For related research, please see two of our

Engineering Time WastersThe Business Value of Reducing Engineering Time Wasters (survey results)

How much better would your products be if you could improve engineering productivity by reducing engineering time wasters?  Engineers regularly lose productivity to non-value-add tasks that not only rob them of their ability to innovate, but also threaten their company’s ability to compete, differentiate, and grow. Imagine the potential of identifying and removing the most

Systems EngineeringEngineering Buyer’s Guide for Multi-Discipline Systems (buyer’s guide)

What should you look for in a systems engineering solution for your company to manage multi-discipline systems? As products become smarter and more connected, they also get more complex. Expert systems engineering practices can help to manage this complexity, especially when you are developing multi-discipline systems. The right technology can also be critical to support

PLM in CPGThe State of PLM in CPG (survey results)

Is PLM living up to its potential in consumer packaged goods? Is it ready to support today’s digital transformation strategies? What is the status quo for PLM in CPG? We surveyed over 150 companies to find out. Please enjoy the summary below.* For the full report, please visit our sponsor Kalypso (registration required). Table of Contents The

Performance EngineeringIncreasing Performance Engineering Maturity (eBook)

How can increasing performance engineering maturity help manufacturers ensure they’ve fully optimized equipment performance? How does “shifting left” with simulation and closed-loop feedback help improve performance without compromising project due dates?  Please enjoy the summary* below. For the full research, please visit our sponsor Siemens (registration required). Table of Contents The Performance Engineering Imperative Predicting

Industrial designIndustrial Design: 7 Ways to Reduce Non-Value-Added Work (survey results)

How much of your industrial design work can be leveraged during detail design? Could your products be even better if you had more time to get concepts right by reducing non-value-added work? An overwhelming 76% of manufacturers agree that spending more time on concept and industrial design would improve products. Unfortunately, industrial designers waste significant