Archive for January, 2019

Musings about Bill of Materials: weekly video update

Musings about Bill of Materials: weekly video update

I’m just getting up to speed with my video blog creation. There are so many topics I want to cover, but it takes time. So, step by step. My blogging buddy Jos Voskuil just published his BOM reprise and mentioned one of my videos (thank you Jos! I owe you…

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PLM and Future Global Master Product Data

PLM and Future Global Master Product Data

My recent article Can we liberate product data from PLM vendors and dissolve it with digital thread raised a good number of questions, comments and discussions online and offline. I learned something – each time you touch the nerve of data ownership and value creation process, it will raise questions. And…

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The Art of PLM Differentiation Marketing

The Art of PLM Differentiation Marketing

PLM differentiation is hard. In past, I shared my thoughts about how to differentiate PLM products, technologies and vendors. You can see some examples how PLM companies are differentiating themselves through technology, packaging, business models, brand and other factors. However, things are getting hard. Everyone has a platform these days and…

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Hierarchy of PLM tool and business opportunities

Hierarchy of PLM tool and business opportunities

The article today will be unusual. I was inspired by one of my readers to create an hierarchy of technology and intersection of business opportunities. Engineering and manufacturing technologies and products were evolving for the last 50 years. PLM came to this space few decades ago. For the last few years,…

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What PLM architects can learn from CES 2019 report?

What PLM architects can learn from CES 2019 report?

I’m not going to CES these days, but I probably should. Time is too big constraint. But I always read reports from CES – they can bring a lot interesting perspective. One of these, I’ve been reading over the weekend. – CES 2019 – A show report – learning by…

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BOMusings video blog update – Revision, Effectivity and 150% BOM

BOMusings video blog update – Revision, Effectivity and 150% BOM

Hello… This is Oleg with Beyond PLM and my video blog about Bill of Materials :). If you missed my earlier updates, I started a video blog – Musings about Bill of Materials (#bomusings). Please check this article – . Beyond PLM was celebrating 10 years in 2018 and new video blog.  Why Bill…

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Future of PLM beyond complex answers from nostalgic PDM experts

Future of PLM beyond complex answers from nostalgic PDM experts

PLM was started few decades ago and it looks like coming to some sort of mid-life crisis. I can see it by an increased number of questions about PLM challenges, accumulated problems, regrets about past projects and challenges in existing implementation. There is growing number of questions about  ability of…

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Boston PLM innovation – Highway vs Seaport?

Boston PLM innovation – Highway vs Seaport?

If you’re looking for PLM jobs in Boston, you’re in luck. Many CAD / PLM companies are located in Massachusetts or Greater Boston. Back in 2011, I wrote about PLM highway. Check my blog – PLM Highway and New Dassault campus. Back in 2011, companies were lining up on Rt…

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