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Autodesk launches cloud-based PLM

Autodesk launches cloud-based PLM

Autodesk PLM 360 is the first PLM product written from scratch for contemporary cloud technology. Autodesk is betting it will be a hit with companies of all sizes. [Editor’s Note: See also our December 2011 coverage, “Autodesk intends global PLM domination with Nexus.” Autodesk has dropped “Nexus” from the product name.] Autodesk today launched its [...]

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Autodesk intends PLM global domination with Nexus

Autodesk intends PLM global domination with Nexus

Autodesk 360 is a cloud-based suite for product lifecycle management that represents a new strategic direction and a significant about-face. Last week Autodesk introduced a new product lifecycle management (PLM) suite called Autodesk 360; it will ship in the first half of 2012. Autodesk is tapping into the cloud to deliver a new approach to [...]

Energizer Bunny dumps Teamcenter for Autodesk Vault

Energizer Bunny dumps Teamcenter for Autodesk Vault

Without using the acronym “PLM” Autodesk announces its first competitive displacement since it decided to stop persecuting Product Lifecycle Management. Autodesk today announced that Energizer Holdings, Inc.—the company best known as the brand behind the famous Energizer Bunny—has adopted Autodesk Vault data management software to manage its product design and manufacturing information. In their announcement, [...]

Aras PLM joins Autodesk Partner Program

Aras PLM joins Autodesk Partner Program

In enterprise PLM only Aras is built on a 100% Microsoft stack, matching the IT of Autodesk Inventor users. Autodesk would be wise to avoid buy-or-build for a while, and let Aras prove the case for PLM in the Autodesk marketplace. Open source enterprise PLM vendor Aras has joined the Autodesk Partner Program, gaining access [...]

Autodesk does about-face on PLM

Autodesk does about-face on PLM

Instead of cracking jokes about “only three companies with a PLM problem,” Autodesk will bring to market this year cloud-based software for managing engineering business processes and workflows. In other words, product lifecycle management without the three-letter acronym. In 2007 Autodesk CEO Carl Bass said, “There are only three companies in the world that have [...]

PDM Will Be a Growth Market in 2010

PDM Will Be a Growth Market in 2010

PDM software sold better than expected in 2009, especially the products aimed at smaller manufacturers. We estimate less than 30% market penetration, with another good year ahead. By Randall S. Newton Editor-in-Chief Despite the economic downturn, it appears product data management is still a growth business. All vendors in PDM and small business PLM report [...]