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 […]

Are Microservices the next Big Thing for PLM?

With social media, cloud and mobile technologies setting new benchmarks for speed, agility, and user-friendliness, today’s users expect similar performance and flexibility from Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) platforms. While the business case for embracing more user-friendly and flexible technology is widely documented, software vendors have historically shied away from it, given the big changes 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 […]