Download Whitepaper: Goldfire: What They Are Saying

Download Whitepaper: Goldfire: What They Are Saying

Executive Summary: This includes quotes from customers, analysts and the media on Goldfire and Invention Machine. Complete the form below to download the free whitepaper (pdf format).

Whitepaper: The PLM for Small to Medium-Size Manufacturers Benchmark Report: Enabling Profitable Growth for SMEs

Whitepaper: The PLM for Small to Medium-Size Manufacturers Benchmark Report: Enabling Profitable Growth for SMEs

Executive Summary: AberdeenGroup research shows that, like larger manufacturers, small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are focusing their product strategy on revenue growth in combination with cost reduction-to achieve profitable growth. However, as they pursue these goals, key targets such as product launch date, product development cost, product cost, and product Continue reading

Overcoming the Top 5 Challenges in Electro-Mechanical Product Development

Overcoming the Top 5 Challenges in Electro-Mechanical Product Development

Executive Summary: The pressures of globalization and consolidation are complicating the business of product development in almost every industry. But nowhere is the impact being felt more profoundly than in the development of sophisticated electronic products, where companies must synchronize increasingly complex, multi-discipline development environments. Complete the form below to Continue reading

Whitepaper: Selecting a PLM System to Improve Product Development Performance

Whitepaper: Selecting a PLM System to Improve Product Development Performance

Executive Summary: Today, it is widely realized that a comprehensive engineering and product development system can be a highly contributing factor to a company’s success. Such systems are commonly called PLM (or product lifecycle management) systems. Successful product development in today’s global market requires a comprehensive engineering and product development Continue reading

Whitepaper: The Aberdeen AXI – PLM Solutions for Hardgoods Manufacturers

Whitepaper: The Aberdeen AXI – PLM Solutions for Hardgoods Manufacturers

Executive Summary: Aberdeen Group classifies “Product Lifecycle Management software as a solution that supports the development of products in two ways: Managing product information included design data such as Computer Aided Design (CAD) models, documents such as specifications, and Bill of Materials (BOM) as a single product definition. Furthermore, these Continue reading

Facilitating “Great Product” Development to Drive Economic Recovery

Facilitating “Great Product” Development to Drive Economic Recovery

Executive Summary: With findings from the 2010 first quarter Aberdeen Business Review showing that executives are expecting revenue growth from new products, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) has never been more crucial to business continuity and, as a result, has been swept onto the CIO’s strategic agenda. To identify which strategies Continue reading

Whitepaper: Defining Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

Whitepaper: Defining Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

Executive Summary: Over the past ten years, more and more discrete manufacturers have deployed Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions to optimize product development and enhance bottom-line performance. Paradoxically, however, there is still widespread confusion and disagreement concerning the essential capabilities and functionality of PLM. Ultimately, PLM’s potential as a game-changing Continue reading

Whitepaper:Series -New Developments in Product Development

Whitepaper:Series -New Developments in Product Development

Executive Summary: New developments in Product Development and the industry. First in a series of books on Product Development by Jim Heppelmann, President & CEO at PTC. Complete the form below to download the free Whitepaper: Book Series – New Developments in New-Product Development (pdf format):

Whitepaper: Dynamic Publishing – Optimizing The Publishing Process

Whitepaper: Dynamic Publishing – Optimizing The Publishing Process

Executive Summary: Ninety percent of published information is stale; customer are over-loaded with information, but usually cannot find what they need; the field force is dispatched to service calls with incorrect instructions; helps desk desperately shuffle through a myriad of papers to find obsolete information. It’s no wonder that customer Continue reading

Whitepaper: An Introduction to Structured Product Labeling

Whitepaper: An Introduction to Structured Product Labeling

Executive Summary: In today’s complex, global life sciences marketplace, the ability to manage product information is a daunting task. Many departments across the enterprise use the approved product information for a variety of purposes, including package and labeling, promotional materials, and product Web sites. It is common practice for each Continue reading