X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 customers may design product attributes


Dassault Systèmes-Expanding Product Development and the 3D Experience
The Dassault Systèmes vision is to enable everyone—from product designers, engineers, and suppliers to end users and their respective communities—to create

customers may design product attributes  collaboration with the company’s customers and leverages the success of its brands and the previous V5 PLM software platform. The biggest advancement of V6, a quantum leap of sorts, is the object-based approach of managing product design data. No other major player in PLM and/or computer-aided design (CAD) has achieved this feat. Dassault Systèmes’ V5 platform and all of the other current market offerings are instead document-based (which is more rigid and pedestrian). In contrast, on the V6

Read More


Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Core PLM for Discrete Industries

The foundation of product lifecycle management (PLM) for the discrete manufacturing industries is product data management (PDM). It covers design and product-related aspects of PLM including management of material specifications, product structures, production processes, design tools, document management, and design collaboration. 

Evaluate Now

Documents related to » customers may design product attributes

The Best-kept Secret in the Product Lifecycle Management Mid-market


The name Omnify Software may hardly come to mind when one thinks of the product lifecycle management (PLM) leaders, but that might change down the track

customers may design product attributes  and functionality that allows customers to associate all aspects of product development data to a single product record. As this is absolutely necessary, Empower provides a single location for all members of the design and manufacturing teams to share essential information for designing, manufacturing, and supporting products. The system is designed to manage all product content information, such as BOMs, component attributes, design drawings, datasheets, and vendor (manufacturers and suppliers) Read More

Meeting the Challenges of Product Traceability with Automated Data Collection


An effective traceability system involves determining which product and manufacturing process attributes to collect and maintain—and deciding when during the manufacturing process to begin collecting those attributes. Do you begin with raw material attributes from the supplier, at inspection, at assembly, at shipping? Explore the many facets of meeting product traceability challenges using automated data collection.

customers may design product attributes  traceability information to your customers. Product liability and risk management are now a corporate reality spreading rapidly across industries. WHAT IS PRODUCT TRACEABILITY?   Product traceability is not only the ability of a manufacturer to trace a product through its distribution network to the end customer, but also to have the ability to retrace a product backwards through its manufacturing processing history, and back even further to the component level to its suppliers. Product traceability Read More

Solomon Stands the Test of Time Despite Changing Masters Part Three: Product Differentiators


Of all the MBS' products, Solomon is apparently the purest in terms of a standard Microsoft technology stack, and without any proprietary additions. Furthermore, its sharp focus solely on Microsoft technology from ground up, coined in ''the power of one'' motto (one OS platform - Windows XP/NT/2000, one database platform - MS SQL Server, one development environment - MS Visual Basic, etc.), also presents an attractive, risk-adverse option for penny-pinching mid-market customers. Solomon IV has consequently been very competitive in speed of implementation, feasibility of customization, total cost of ownership (TCO), and price/performance ratio.

customers may design product attributes  option for penny-pinching mid-market customers. Solomon IV has consequently been very competitive in speed of implementation (from only two weeks to four months duration), feasibility of customization, total cost of ownership (TCO), and price/performance ratio. The product architecture has been devised entirely from scratch within the Microsoft context, which provides for flexibility and ongoing agility. While its former and current competitors, particularly Sage ( Best Software 's UK-based parent Read More

A Unique Product Lifecycle Management Tool for Private Label Retail


The Worldwide Retail Exchange (WWRE) and the Global NetXchange (GNX) have merged their complementary Web-enabled product sets to form Agentrics LLC. One outcome is the ProductVine PLM solution, which is clearly designed for and targeted to private label retailers.

customers may design product attributes  250 suppliers as primary customers, as well as over 50,000 participating registered auctioning suppliers. Moreover, twenty-three global retail industry leaders have demonstrated their commitment to the shared platform by serving as board members and as equity owners. Agentrics' sweet spot is clearly the retail market and its trading partners that are willing to share a platform and its inherent efficiencies. A partial list of anchor clients include Sainsbury 's, Safeway , Sears , CVS , Metro Group , Read More

The Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Report: Achieving Maximum Product Value


Products may fail to meet expectations for many reasons—most of which are self-inflicted wounds (such as unclear product definitions) by the company bringing them to market. What’s more, politics and inertia all too often win the day when it comes to making difficult product portfolio decisions. What actions can you take to rank among those companies which realize margin advantages of over 50 percent for new products?

customers may design product attributes  Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Report: Achieving Maximum Product Value Products may fail to meet expectations for many reasons—most of which are self-inflicted wounds (such as unclear product definitions) by the company bringing them to market. What’s more, politics and inertia all too often win the day when it comes to making difficult product portfolio decisions. What actions can you take to rank among those companies which realize margin advantages of over 50 percent for new products? Read More

CanMap Product Suite 


The CanMap Product Suite from DMTI Spatial (DMTI) provides a wide selection of richly detailed location content that is core to deriving location intelligence from mission-critical decision support systems. For more than a decade, DMTI has refined the coverage, maintenance frequency, and overall product quality of the CanMap Product Suite line.  

customers may design product attributes   Read More

Data-driven Design


Creating and maintaining a successful digital experience that drives business results requires the right research insight, design, technology, and ongoing optimization. Forrester conducted an online survey of 209 digital experience professionals in the US to evaluate current practices around Web site monitoring and digital experiences. Read about the adoption, benefits, and challenges of current data-driven design processes.

customers may design product attributes  Extractable,Data Driven Design,Forrester,Analytics,User Experience Design,Business,Value,Metrics,Website Development,web development,web site development tools,web page development Read More

The Myths and Realities of Product Development and Outsourcing


Recent years have shown a dramatic boom in outsourced product development, and it seems most companies are changing and adapting this practice. However, companies should be wary of some of the false promises and myths of outsourcing. Many outsourcing firms, especially product development firms, can be misleading in their promises. Discover the myths and realities of product development outsourcing.

customers may design product attributes  product development outsourcing,product software development,software product engineering services,knowledge process outsourcing,outsourced business developmentengineering product development,r&d product development,practicing outsourcing Read More

Green Server Design: Beyond Operational Energy to Sustainability


“Green” server and datacenter design requires a focus on environmental sustainability. Prior studies have focused on operational energy consumption as a proxy for sustainability, but this metric only captures part of the environmental impact. Understanding the total impact requires examining the entire lifecycle of the system, beyond operational energy, to also include material use and manufacturing. See how one methodology can do that.

customers may design product attributes  envronmental sustainability,energy efficiency,lifecycle analysis,green server design,green datacenter design,HP,green IT systems Read More

SSA Global--The Right Product Strategy


SSA Global's Client Forum has reinforced our impression that the vendor's product strategy is an effective strategy that addresses the realities of today's market. However, the execution is not without challenges. Although we found confusion on the part of a few, customers appeared supportive of the SSA strategy.

customers may design product attributes  part of a few, customers appeared supportive of the SSA strategy. SSA Global does have a clear product strategy for customers, yet the company needs to continue to communicate this message to newly acquired customers to provide them reassurance regarding SSA Global's future product direction. A central element of SSA Global's corporate strategy is A Customer for Life meaning that existing customers should never have a reason to move away from the SSA products. To meet this objective, SSA Global's Read More

How to Get Closer to Your Best Customers


In the white paper Get Closer to Your Best Customers, you'll find a host of new ideas and proven best practices for dealing with customers more e...

customers may design product attributes  Closer to Your Best Customers If this tough business climate is forcing you to find new ways of doing business , you're not alone. Many businesses are searching for new strategies to help them prosper. Customer attitudes and spending patterns have changed as well. In the white paper Get Closer to Your Best Customers , you'll find a host of new ideas and proven best practices for dealing with customers more effectively. You'll learn the four key things you can do to get close to your customers, how to Read More

Where is Oracle in the Product Lifecycle Management Software Market?


Oracle is in the processing of developing their product lifecycle management capabilities. The question is whether they will accomplish this through the acquisition of a pure-play PLM vendor, or through internal technology development.

customers may design product attributes  is Oracle in the Product Lifecycle Management Software Market? Background Over the past ten years or so, most enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors have invested heavily in their product solution suites in order to extend their product portfolio beyond traditional integrated ERP components like financial accounting, human resources (HR), manufacturing resource planning, order management, inventory management, etc. Common application extension segments, generally built on the same technology Read More

Product End-of-life: A Primer


There are five stages that usually make up the lifecycle of a product: introduction, growth, maturity, decline, and termination. During introduction, companies typically focus on the success of the product. Maturity is the stage when their focus is to take advantage of momentum and sell as much as possible. Only during maturity or decline do they start worrying about product end-of-life—which

customers may design product attributes  be provided to existing customers as part of previous agreements, with support being provided for a limited period of time (i.e., until end-of-service). This strategy varies depending on product type (for example, end-of-sales is different for a computer than for a car) and on overall organizational strategy. During its decline, attempts to revitalize the product may be made, either through marketing incentives and attempts to find new markets, or by improving it and trying to combine it with other Read More

5 Ingredients for Creating the Optimal Product Strategy


How do you transition your organization from one that falls short of meeting product revenue goals to one that consistently delivers solutions customers must have? The answer lies in turning your product innovation strategy into a core business process aimed at listening to the voice of your customer. Learn the five things you need to know to create the optimal product strategy for your company.

customers may design product attributes  that consistently delivers solutions customers must have? The answer lies in turning your product innovation strategy into a core business process aimed at listening to the voice of your customer. Learn the five things you need to know to create the optimal product strategy for your company. Read More