Auto Cloud eBookAutomotive Industry Adopting Cloud Innovation Platforms (eBook)

How can Automotive and Transportation companies leverage the cloud to improve innovation, engineering, and manufacturing across the product lifecycle? We conducted a survey to find out how Automotive manufacturers are approaching the cloud PIP opportunity. We gathered over 250 survey responses from manufacturing and engineering services firms, and took a closer look at approximately 100

Cloud Engineering Software: More than Engineering Software on the Cloud (guest post)

What unique value does the cloud offer to companies using product innovation and engineering software? Our research identifies five categories of cloud benefits and finds some areas where the cloud really stands out for product innovation platforms. Read the guest post in full in the Digital Transformation section of the Siemens PLM Community blog. Jim

The Five Basics of Effective BOM Processes (eBook)

BOM Processes Rely on Inadequate Solutions Ineffective BOM Processes Cause Disruption BOM management is critical to connecting design, purchasing, and production across a manufacturing business. Ineffective BOM processes, though, lead to low productivity and costly errors. With that in mind, why do so many manufacturers rely on substandard BOM management approaches like spreadsheets and email?

Why Not Adopt Cloud for Product Innovation and Engineering? (guest post)

How have manufacturers’ opinions on using the cloud to support product innovation, product development, and engineering changed? How does that impact cloud adoption? Read the guest post in full in the Digital Transformation section of the Siemens PLM Community blog. Jim Brown recently shared a guest post on the Siemens’ blog offering our experience on

5 Frustrations of Working with Contract Manufacturers (guest post)

What challenges do manufacturers encounter when working with contract manufacturers? What should they do to reduce the frustration and streamline the relationship? Jim Brown introduces five questions you may find yourself asking if you’re working with a CMO, CDMO, or other supply chain partners and then offers recommendations based on our experience and research in

Aerospace and Defense Opening Up To The Cloud (Video)

Are Aerospace and Defense companies open to using the cloud? This video shares survey results on cloud adoption from over 250 companies and more detailed analysis of about 70 of those that serve the A&D industries! The survey shows that about one-half of A&D companies are turning to the cloud in order to gain important