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ECAD/MCAD Collaboration Solutions: Integrating Mechanical and Electrical Product Design
Electro-mechanical design continues to gain importance, as the majority of today’s products have both electrical and mechanical components and systems

ptc college  electrical and mechanical designers. PTC is the only MCAD vendor offering this new technology, which leverages both Pro/ENGINEER and ProductView. Source: PTC Resources Related to ECAD/MCAD Collaboration Solutions: Integrating Mechanical and Electrical Product Design : Pro/ENGINEER (Wikipedia) ECAD/MCAD Collaboration Solutions: Integrating Mechanical and Electrical Product Design ECAD MCAD is also known as : MCAD Collaboration Solutions , Pro/Engineer Ecadmcad , ECAD MCAD Collaboration Extension ,

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Mastering Global Product Development for Business Advantage


Today’s businesses are operating in a global marketplace. Not only are customers and competitors located worldwide, but employees, suppliers, contractors, and partners are, too. Learn how global product development (GPD) initiatives can help your company accelerate time-to-market, reduce product development costs, maximize productivity, enhance product quality, drive innovation, and optimize operational efficiencies.

ptc college  at your company. Source: PTC Resources Related to Mastering Global Product Development for Business Advantage : New Product Development (NPD) (Wikipedia) Mastering Global Product Development for Business Advantage Global Product Development is also known as : Implementing GDP Strategies , Product Development Processes , Developing Products , New Product Development , NPD System , GDP Implementation , Product Lifecycle Management , PLM Technologies , Product Development Collaboration , Product Conception Read More

PTC Acquires Servigistics - Doubles Up on Its “Product and Service Advantage” Mantra


The recently held PlanetPTC Live 2012 conference espoused the following two mantras – “Systems are Today’s Products” and “Product and Service Advantage.” Look for an exhaustive report from the conference and on PTC’s Winchill PLM (product lifecycle management), Creo CAD (computer aided design), and MKS Integrity application lifecycle management (ALM)/system engineering strategies. Most recently

ptc college  the conference and on PTC ’s Winchill PLM (product lifecycle management) , Creo CAD (computer aided design) , and MKS Integrity application lifecycle management (ALM)/ system engineering strategies. Most recently, on August 8, 2012, PTC doubled down on its latter mantra by announcing it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Servigistics, Inc. , developer of a broad suite of service lifecycle management (SLM) software solutions, for approximately US$220 million (USD) in cash. Pending regulatory Read More

The Keyword Is FlexPLM: Day 2 at PTC/USER World Conference 2010


Following the general opening session presented by keynote speaker Peter Burrows, CIO Emeritus, Head of Enterprise Architecture, adidas Group, the media and analyst discussion session with Burrows allowed me to learn more details about adidas' FlexPLM implementation. In addition, I also had a 1:1 interview with Kathleen Mitford, VP, Product and Marketing Strategy focusing on the consumer

ptc college  of the revenue that PTC generates from Windchill. To a company that has a strong engineering orientation with a much shorter history of involvement in the fashion and retail industry, this is a very significant achievement. Although the fashion and retail vertical is quite different from other industries that PTC targets, the FlexPLM team benefits from the strengths of being PTC and the advantages of having Windchill, and this is not the end of the story. I believe that there is a lot more that FlexPLM Read More

Case Study: Community College Embarks on Financial Reporting System Implementation


The Nova Scotia Community College (NSCC) implemented Business Objects to create a financial reporting system that would run in real time, as opposed to taking weeks to generate reports. However, the NSCC environment presented its own unique set of challenges.

ptc college  Study: Community College Embarks on Financial Reporting System Implementation In 1996, the Nova Scotia Community College ( NSCC ) became an independently managed, board-governed institution. NSCC is the primary community college body across the province, and represents thirteen main campuses as well as six community learning centers. The schools are housed across five main academic sectors, including business; access; applied arts and new media; health and human services; and trades and technology. Read More

PLM Review: PTC Windchill ProductPoint


For a close-up look at productpoint from a user's point of view, download windchill productpoint: exploring the product.

ptc college  Review: PTC Windchill ProductPoint Windchill ProductPoint is a product lifecycle management (PLM) solution designed to aid small and midsized businesses with their engineering and product development. Using Microsoft's SharePoint 3.0 as a foundation, it enables the sharing of computer-aided design (CAD) and other data among teams. ProductPoint offers vaulting, sharing, visualizing, and markup capabilities for product data through its support for multiple CAD authoring applications. For a close-up look a Read More

PTC Flying High at Paris Air Show


As you may know, the 50th Paris Air Show recently took place, bringing together industry players from across the globe to showcase the latest innovations and advancements in aviation and aerospace technology. As a testament to its role in enabling this innovation, PTC has been named a leading provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software for aerospace and defense (A@D) manufacturers, as

ptc college  in enabling this innovation, PTC has been  named a leading provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software for aerospace and defense (A&D) manufacturers, as defined by analyst firm CIMdata . With the growing demand for more fuel-efficient aircrafts, along with ever-increasing regulatory and compliance pressures, PTC’s Windchill PLM software will play a significant role in helping manufacturers deliver the highest possible quality products to their customers faster than ever before.  Embraer Read More

Summarizing PTC’s Decades of Fervent In-House Innovation (and Acquisitions) - Part 4


Part 1 of this blog series introduced Needham, Massachusetts, United States (US)-based Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC, NASDAQ: PMTC), which is an over $1 billion (USD) large software company that develops, markets, and supports product development software solutions and related services. The article analyzed the company’s genesis from its inception in 1985 until the mid-2000s. Part 2

ptc college  the product lifecycle within PTC Windchill 10.0 , which started shipping in April 2011 (see TEC 's certification report on the product here ). The article established that the  product lifecycle management (PLM)  arena, also referred to as “Enterprise Solutions,” and the realm of  computer-aided technologies (CAx) , referred to as “Desktop Solutions,”  are two distinct markets that present different growth opportunities for the vendor. Part 2 concluded with an analysis of the PTC Windchill Read More

The New and the Noteworthy: 2008 Vendor Wrap-up


2008 seemed to be the year for mergers and acquisitions (M@As) in the world of enterprise software—with companies like Oracle picking up Primavera Software’s project and portfolio management (PPM) offering, and Symantec grabbing up MessageLab’s messaging and web security offering. But it was also a year for some software firms to see their latest solutions shine. With 2008 nearing its end

ptc college  Solutions Flexi Targit Oco PTC Ramco Systems Saba Callidus Software Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Solutions – Alex Hankewicz IFS – For over 20 years, this global software firm has provided a completely integrated modular product that covers nearly 20 industry verticals, ranging in such technically diverse industries as aerospace, energy, telecommunications, and process manufacturing (e.g., pharmaceuticals). The true genius of this system lies within the simplicity of the product’s design. The Read More

Hitachi Rail Adopts PTC PLM Globally


At the upper-end of the product lifecycle management (PLM) software market, brand new deals are rare, and expanding business with existing customers is much more common. To that end, PTC recently announced that Hitachi, Ltd. Rail Systems has selected the PTC Global Product Development solution based on PTC Windchill PLM technology as its single enterprise platform for global product development throughout its railway vehicle engineering and manufacturing business.

ptc college  Rail Adopts PTC PLM Globally At the upper-end of the product lifecycle management (PLM) software market, brand new deals are rare, and expanding business with existing customers is much more common. To that end, PTC recently announced that Hitachi, Ltd. Rail Systems has selected the PTC Global Product Development solution based on PTC Windchill PLM technology as its single enterprise platform for global product development throughout its railway vehicle engineering and manufacturing business. Read More

CAD-centric PLM, ERP-centric PLM, and Organic PLM: What's Right for You? - Part 1


In this day and age of globalization, ever-shorter new product introduction (NPI) cycles and overall product lifecycles, partner collaboration, and whatnot, product lifecycle management (PLM) software solutions have lately increased their strategic significance to enterprises. In his recent Forbes blog post contribution, PTC’s CEO Jim Heppelmann touts PLM as a new path to shareholder value. He

ptc college  Forbes blog post contribution, PTC ’s CEO Jim Heppelmann touts PLM as a new path to shareholder value . He argues that  the PLM repository of data should be an enterprise system of record rather than mundane transactional enterprise resource planning (ERP) data . With Apple recently leapfrogging its once seemingly untouchable competitors via innovation and delivery of cherished products as well as with the rebirth of General Motors (GM), Chrysler , and Ford via innovation and a departure from their Read More

PTC Updates Its Retail PLM Solution


Contrary to its archrivals, Dassault Systèmes and Siemens PLM Software, PTC targets various lines of business (e.g., engineering, service, manufacturing, sourcing/supply chain, etc.) with its product portfolio rather than via dedicated vertical industry teams and offerings. One exception would be retail, where PTC has, for about a decade (after the Aptavis Technology acquisition in 2005), been

ptc college  Siemens PLM Software , PTC targets various lines of business (e.g., engineering, service, manufacturing, sourcing/supply chain, etc.) with its product portfolio rather than via dedicated vertical industry teams and offerings. One exception would be retail, where PTC has, for about a decade (after the Aptavis Technology acquisition in 2005), been offering an astute product lifecycle management (PLM) and supply chain management (SCM) solution called PTC Windchill FlexPLM . This sector is one of the fastest Read More

Case Study: Howard Community College


The desire to be environmentally responsible—and save money—led Howard Community College (HCC) to green its campus. Seeing that there was room for savings in its computing technology, HCC searched for an energy management solution that would make workstations available when system resources are required, while conserving power during productivity downtimes. Learn how the solution HCC chose offered energy savings and more.

ptc college  Study: Howard Community College The desire to be environmentally responsible—and save money—led Howard Community College (HCC) to green its campus. Seeing that there was room for savings in its computing technology, HCC searched for an energy management solution that would make workstations available when system resources are required, while conserving power during productivity downtimes. Learn how the solution HCC chose offered energy savings and more. Read More

TEC Industry Watch: Enterprise Software News for the Week of August 6, 2012


SOFTWARE SELECTIONSAccuride Corporation selects cloud-based Plex Online ERPIndustry tags: Manufacturing "This Indiana-based automotive components manufacturer and supplier has performed a significant multi-year ERP software evaluation and selection project, resulting in the selection of the cloud-based ERP system from Plex Systems. A single application is to replace seven separate ERP systems, or

ptc college  See the Consona profile PTC acquires Servigistics PTC has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Servigistics, Inc., developer of a broad suite of service lifecycle management (SLM) software solutions, for approximately US$220 million (USD) in cash. The transaction is expected to be completed in September 2012. On paper, this move seems to be a great catch and a brilliant concept. With Arbortext, 4CS, and Servigistics, PTC will certainly be way ahead of any PLM/ERP competitor in the realm of SLM. In Read More

PTC Acquires Axeda, Gets Deeper into IoT


PTC has announced its intention to acquire Axeda, a pioneer in the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that securely connect machines and sensors to the cloud. This acquisition signals PTC’s commitment to becoming one of the premier technology players in the IoT market.

ptc college  Gets Deeper into IoT PTC has announced its intention to acquire Axeda , a pioneer in the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) solutions that securely connect machines and sensors to the cloud. Axeda, for which PTC forked out about $170 million, has approximately 160 employees located primarily in the United States. Its innovative technology, extensive customer base (about 150 companies processing hundreds of millions of machine messages daily across multiple industry sectors), and notable Read More