What is the Real Story on Product Data Management (PDM)

What is the real story about PDM? Tell me what you think by taking this Design Data Management¬† survey and then I’ll send you the full report when we publish the results. No strings attached, no follow up marketing calls, I just want to know what is really happening out there with data management. Fair

Tech-Clarity TV: Effectively Managing Engineering and Product Data

Hear Jim Brown share his views on ‚Ķ achieving business value by effectively managing engineering and product data.The report highlights findings from Tech-Clarity’s The Business Value of Product Data Management: Achieving Rapid and Extendible Benefits. This is the first (and possibly only) edition of Tech-Clarity TV, let us know what you think. Should there be

Podcast: The Business Value of PLM – A Tech-Clarity Snapshot

Hear Jim Brown share his views on … his recent report The Business Value of Product Data Management: Achieving Rapid and Extendable Benefits. This Tech-Clarity Snapshot is our first podcast, please let us know what you think! The main topics covered include: The value received from PDM by three companies interviewed for the report How

Can PDM Value be Achieved Quickly? Painlessly?

A quick peek into some research on … the business value of PDM and how companies can implement PDM solutions in a way that helps them achieve value quickly and set themselves up for more value over the long term. The report, The Business Value of Product Data Management: Achieving Rapid and Extendable Benefits, shares

PDM? PLM? TLA? WTH? PDM-less PLM?

What I learned this week … came from some reflection on PDM-less PLM: Is It Pragmatic or Just Problematic? on engineering-matters. Chad Jackson raises some great questions about whether PLM can be achieved without PDM. I wanted to share some of my thoughts on managing product data and managing product-related processes. I don’t think you

Supporting Business Strategies with Engineering Data – PLM? PDM? CPDM? EDM?

A quick peek into some research on … how effectively managing engineering data can improve engineering efficiency. Beyond just efficiency, the study looks at how solutions that manage engineering data – whether you call them PLM, PDM, CPDM, EDM, or any other acronym – can play a critical role in helping manufacturers realize their business strategies.