Technologies

Xalt – Hexagon’s digital transformation hummer

Xalt – Hexagon’s digital transformation hummer

Last week, I’ve got invited to join Hexagon Live event in Las Vegas. If you’re following my tweets, you probably noticed some of them coming from Las Vegas Venetian hotel, the place where HxGN LIVE took place. Also, if you missed that, please check out my earlier articles Five characteristics…

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Future IoT PLM competition and unusual suspects

Future IoT PLM competition and unusual suspects

I remember CEO of one large  company saying that he is not afraid of competition from usual suspects – large companies. He continued – we know what usual suspects do and following every single step. But, he said, I’m afraid of the competition coming from some unknown garage and small…

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PLM – new goals for automation and simplification

PLM – new goals for automation and simplification

We are facing new technologies intervention almost every day. While technological transformation is a very good thing, to find and a balance of technology adoption, customer needs and cost of transformation is a very tough goal. My attention was caught by Panasonic article speaking about adoption of disruptive technologies in…

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PLM magicians and future of data management

PLM magicians and future of data management

Magic is one of the old professions in the world. Some articles nominates magician to be a second old profession. However, I found interesting that magic had changed from generation to generation. Many centuries ago, magicians were advisers to kings and emperors. Long before advanced science and medicine, magicians influenced…

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PLM blockchain dreams

PLM blockchain dreams

One of the trending technologies these days is blockchain. Unless you live under the rock for the last few years, you probably heard about it. Blockchain is designed to be resistant to modification of data and therefore there is a growing interest to use blockchain to implement variety of applications…

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From flexible data models and free upgrades to autonomous PLM data services

From flexible data models and free upgrades to autonomous PLM data services

Flexibility is one of the most important requirements in product lifecycle management. PLM  debates about flexibility, customization and configuration are decades long. It comes and goes in waves – flexible data models, complexity, customization, configurations, out-of-the-box, templates and repeats again. And I think, there is always an “elephant in the…

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Microservice & advantages of  PLM cloud native apps

Microservice & advantages of  PLM cloud native apps

People are hard. We know that. There are so many articles written about complexity of changes, people management and PLM implementations. However, here is that thing  – I think technology matters. Especially when it comes to cost and scale. I was attending HOOPs summit in Boston yesterday organized by TechSoft3D….

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What PLM systems are actually supporting microservice architecture?

What PLM systems are actually supporting microservice architecture?

Technology and marketing are often going side by side. Today, I want to talk about SOA (service oriented architecture), web services, microservices and monolithic architecture. These issues raised many questions and created lot of confusion in PLM technology and marketing in the past few years. Let me start from “monolithic…

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