Plugging into the power of the connected plant

Digitalization and end-to-end plant lifecycle management are spoken of as top priorities by companies across the chemical, oil and gas, process and power industries. The goal? A complete digital footprint of the plant to help optimize operations, plant maintenance, build better products and provide better services. But how can traditional Engineer to Order (ETO) businesses, […]

Will PLM jump into the API fray?

What is an API? Order dinner from your tablet. Track your activity with an app on your smartphone. Book a seat at the movies tonight. APIs make this possible, and they’re behind of much of what we do online. They connect businesses, applications, data and devices so you can order pizza for dinner, listen to […]

Information Systems in PLM

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) architecture refers to an organized, methodical collection of technology and policies that help to manage product data across the enterprise. The wide range of interconnected applications and processes throughout the product lifecycle form a complex technology stack that requires clear procedures and governance. A robust system architecture – one that connects product […]