Secrets to Delivering Smart, Connected Product Portfolios (webcast)

How do top performing companies plan and deliver profitable portfolios of smarter, more connected products? Join this webcast to hear what recent survey results tell us about developing innovative products in the digital age. The webcast includes results from the 6th Product Portfolio Management Benchmark study, conducted by Tech-Clarity and sponsored by Planview. Hear Tech-Clarity’s Jim

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

Four Ways Medical Device Companies Can Become More Profitable – Guest Post on PTC Blog

In this PTC guest post, Michelle Boucher shares Four Ways Medical Device Companies Can Become More Profitable. As companies plan for 2017, medical device companies should consider these four suggestions to help them improve margins. The post touches on topics such as the cost of compliance, the Case for Quality, and considerations for the impact of IoT.

Driving Engineer-to-Order Differentiation and Profitability (survey findings)

Driving Engineer-to-Order Differentiation and Profitability, Analyzing Trends and Best Practices in Product Configuration shares survey findings and interviews with leading manufacturers showing how Top Performers achieve higher revenue and profit margin growth through ETO best practice processes and technology. The research shares results of a survey of over 200 manufacturers and analyzes their use of

Preparing Industrial Equipment Manufacturers for Growth

Preparing Industrial Equipment Manufacturers for Growth: Innovating Future Product Lines with Higher Margins identifies how industrial equipment manufacturers can transform their business to a position of growth by implementing a strategy for innovation, without investing in additional resources. With the right approach to innovation, companies will ensure future revenue streams, while managing risk. Getting this right is

Improving Concept Design

Improving Concept Design: Innovating at the Front End to Drive Revenue Opportunities examines the importance of the concept phase. The report reveals survey results highlighting not only what companies can do to improve the concept phase, but also how to take advantage of concept work during later stages of product development. Please enjoy the summary below, or click the report or