PLM for SMB – Finding PLM to Fit Midsized Manufacturers (eBook)

What’s the right size PLM to fit a midsized manufacturer? When looking for PLM for SMB (small to midsized businesses) it’s important to remember that midsized companies need capabilities, but have limited resources. Midsized manufacturers need to choose a PLM system that brings core product design and development capabilities within reach, but also offers room

Upgrading to PLM when PDM Falls Short (buyer’s guide)

What should manufacturers look for when they’ve outgrown PDM and need to “level up” to PLM? Product Data Management (PDM) is a critical capability for a manufacturer of any size. As our research shows, PDM helps companies achieve business benefits including increased efficiency, improved quality, reduced cost, and the ability to bring products to market

non-value addedHow to Avoid Non-Value Added Work for Engineers (guest post)

Imagine what you could do if you could get almost a third of your time back? In a guest post on the Sodius Willert blog, Michelle Boucher shares research on how much engineering time is wasted on non-value added work and explains what you can do. Focus on the Work You Enjoy As an engineer,

Requirements ManagementBetter Requirements Management: An Immediate Payback (Guest Post)

Did you know that 9.9% of every dollar spent on projects is wasted due to poor project performance? This startling statistic comes from research done by the Project Management Institute (PMI), published in their 2018 Pulse of the Profession® report. In a guest post on the Siemens Solid Edge blog, Michelle Boucher outlines some key reasons why

Expanding Beyond Your Outgrown PDM System (Buyer’s Guide)

What should manufacturers look for when it’s time to replace their outgrown PDM system? Our research shows a high correlation between elevated business performance and strong product data management capabilities.  Unfortunately, we find many manufacturers have already stretched the limits of what their basic Product Data Management (PDM) system can do. In most cases, it meets

Improving Service with IoT Remote Monitoring (Buyer’s Guide)

How can companies improve service and gain tangible ROI by remotely monitoring equipment using the IoT? This buyer’s guide offers practical advice for companies starting their remote monitoring journey to transform the way they service their equipment whether it’s on site, in the field, or at a customer location. At the same time, it offers recommendations to