What happened with PDM for the last 10 years – probably nothing?

What happened with PDM for the last 10 years – probably nothing?

Everyone needs data. But nobody wants to manage it. I’ve learned it for many years of working with the engineering team and manufacturing companies. The problem is the same for teams and companies of all sizes. Although it might have different flavors if you work within large enterprise, medium-size manufacturing…

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PLM Technology Differentiations in the 2020s?

PLM Technology Differentiations in the 2020s?

To decide what PLM to chose is a hard job these days. Everyone in the PLM business is focusing on helping manufacturing companies to design better, faster, cheaper products. Everyone is IoT, cloud, connected, intelligent and focused on user experience. Everyone is capable to produce a nice video and when…

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What can be next for Autodesk PLM?

What can be next for Autodesk PLM?

I’ve been following Autodesk development in PDM and PLM space for the last decade. You can check some of my articles about Autodesk PLM360 and Fusion Lifecycle – Autodesk Future PLM trajectories and How Autodesk plans to connect multiple generations of CAD, PDM, and PLM just a few months ago…

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Cloud PLM And SAP Digital Value Chain

Cloud PLM And SAP Digital Value Chain

SAP is one of the leading vendors to run business for many companies. Somehow I remember old airport commercial – “A Runs on SAP”. I’m sure you’ve seen it at least once. SAP is a sophisticated and comprehensive environment to manage many aspects of company business data and processes. When…

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The Future Of Voice-Controlled Product Lifecycle

The Future Of Voice-Controlled Product Lifecycle

The first time I’ve got a voice command in the car was 2007. Back those days, my car had a button called “activate voice command” and also voice command index in the user manual. And, as almost expected for six years I drove that car I never used voice command….

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AU2019 – Design and Manufacturing Keynote

AU2019 – Design and Manufacturing Keynote

I’m still digesting tons of information I’ve got last week during AU2019 in Las Vegas. I will continue to share my comments and thoughts during this week and maybe even more. Today, I want to share what I’ve seen at Design and Manufacturing Keynote. It was presented by Greg Fallon,…

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PTC’s Acquisition of Onshape: What are the Implications for Onshape?

PTC’s Acquisition of Onshape: What are the Implications for Onshape?

Acquisitions are part of every industry development these days. Usually, it is a major event in the company, product, technology and business development for both sides. PTC acquired Onshape a few weeks ago. I published my article PTC+Onshape=what happened? I published just after the acquisition. There are many articles published…

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Autodesk Forge DevCon 2019 – Microservices, API, DevOps and Data

Autodesk Forge DevCon 2019 – Microservices, API, DevOps and Data

I’m attending Autodesk University 2019 in Las Vegas. If you never been at AU, this is an annual extravaganza of Autodesk technologies and products. On Monday, I attended the pre-conference event Forge DevCon. And Forge is all about developers. The event was kicked off by Jim Quanci, Sr. Director of…

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How PLM vendors plan to attack midsize manufacturing problems?

How PLM vendors plan to attack midsize manufacturing problems?

It’s that time of the PLM development again – vendors have started to pay attention to small and medium-sized manufacturing companies. PLM interest to SMB market and small manufacturing businesses was going up and down for the last two decades. It has its own successes and failures but never delivered…

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