THE PLM STATE

The PLM State TBT: Super Friends Powers Activate!, or, Building an Effective PLM Team

Welcome to this week's TBT blog, originally published in 2012.

I recently attended a round table discussion on product development and one of the speakers discussed the need to assemble a team of...

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The PLM State TBT: Lipitor for Business Process, a Good Idea?

Welcome to this week's TBT blog post, originally published in 2012.

I have a problem. I really like to eat and most of the choices I make are less than healthy. I also find myself challenged to...

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The PLM State TBT: What PLM Vendors Can Learn from the "Apple Approach"

Welcome to this week's TBT blog post, originally published in 2011. This is a good follow up to our series on the PLM Vendor Code of Conduct, and once again, begs the question, "Why not?".

I hate...

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The PLM State TBT: If You Love Somebody Set Them Free, or, the PLM Vendor Code of Conduct Part II

Welcome to this week's TBT blog post, continuing our series on the PLM Vendor Code of Conduct, originally published in 2011.

I must admit growing up I was quite the Sting fan. I had two chances to...

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The PLM State TBT: Leave No Man Behind, or, the PLM Vendor Code of Conduct Part I

Welcome to this week's TBT blog post, originally published in 2011. I picked this one specifically as we're seeing the vendor competition heat up with (1) the advent of IoT and (2) a more...

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The PLM State: What's Old is New Again

A few months back I attended PTC’s LiveWorx event in Boston.  It was somewhat nostalgic for me since we have not been to a PTC show for several years. Our formal relationship with PTC ended around...

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The PLM State TBT: Home Improvement & PDM -Remodel or Replace?

Welcome to this week's TBT post, orginally published in 2011. The discussion about PDM vs. PLM is still relevant today. What do you think?

 

 

My wife loves HGTV and we spend a significant...

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The PLM State TBT: The Fantastic Mr. Fox and Product Lifecycle Management Systems

Welcome to this week's TBT post. After the list of "Top 10 product lifecycle management applications by install base" was featured in our Weekly News Roundup earlier this week,I thought this blog...

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The PLM State TBT: Book 'em Danno- Reviewing Reference Books for PLM

Welcome to this week’s TBT post. Since everyone at the office is reading a new book, I think this post – a review of reference books for PLM – is a good fit.

A recent TV commercial reminded me...

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The PLM State TBT: Wakeboarding and the Challenge of PLM User Training

Welcome to this week's TBT post. You can see where my mind is here in the middle of summer...

This weekend I spent a good amount of time out on the lake with my son and daughter and several...

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