Message from the Innovation Forum: Rethink and Reinvent

It started out much like a rock concert with Technia's CEO Jonas Gejer running up on stage and into the spotlight to heavy base and drum music while pictures of the event’s speakers flashed on the walls. “Welcome to the…

Many Companies Don´t See the Opportunities of Digitalization

As digitalization paves the way for completely new business models and innovations, many traditional companies are struggling to keep up with the pace of change. Leif Östling, Chairman of the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise and former CEO of Scania, discussed…

How to let Disruption Drive the Circular Economy

"In the light of all the things that will change, one of the most important questions we can ask ourselves today is: ‘OK, what’s not going to change in 10 years?"

Up Above the Clouds with 3DEXPERIENCE

Or rather, ‘up in the (data) clouds’. After all, the model-based, data-driven PLM tool 3DEXPERIENCE is now offered by Dassault Systèmes as a software as a service (SaaS) solution in the cloud. Just to mention a few advantages: even greater…

Do you master these 3 key business trends?

Being aware of market trends and the potential impact of them on your business is crucial when developing a winning strategy. To find out what key trends Dassault Systèmes is recognizing on the market, and how the 3DEXPERIENCE platform can…

How Digitalization Will Change the Construction Industry

The construction industry, although innovative and professional, has a history of delays and over-budget projects. However, its reputation for being inefficient may be changing thanks to digitalization. 

CadMakers use 3DEXPERIENCE to help bring sophisticated simulation to the construction industry

It's no secret that the construction industry has struggled to keep up when it comes to adapting new technologies like 3D modelling and simulation. The innovative team behind CadMakers Virtual Construction have found a solution to that problem – by…

Knowledge integration key to thriving in a world of increased specialisation

Knowledge only becomes useful if a company or organisation can find a way of effectively applying it to drive their mission forward. That is why knowledge integration – the ability to process and utilise the information and ideas that are…

CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE and Trends in Design and Manufacturing (Part 2 of 2)

An Interview with Frédéric Martin

CATIA 3DEXPERIENCE and Trends in Design and Manufacturing (Part 1 of 2)

To find out more what the future of Design and Manufacturing, 3D Printing and Systems Engineering will look like, the CEO of TECHNIA, Jonas Gejer had yet another fruitful dialogue with Frédéric Martin, CATIA Sales Director at Dassault Systèmes.

Master These 5 Challenges of Industry 4.0 to Transform Your Business

Investment in digitalization, also known as industry 4.0, is crucial for companies with growth ambitions in today’s tough business climate. When digitalization becomes one of the top priorities for a company, it will most probably also become one of the…

Read PLM Magazine Retail Edition online!

PLM Magazine is a series of inspirational reading for people with an interest in PLM, CAD and IoT. This is a special edition for the retail industry.

How to Improve Your Product by Keeping Track of Your Technical Debt

Technical Debt is a whole new way of looking at product quality and making it more manageable.

Make the virtual factory a reality

Faster product development, greater customer satisfaction and more efficient production. With modern PLM systems, the industry can now start tapping into the unlimited potential of a truly digital organization.

Custom designed applications take PLM software to a new level

Leading PLM software like CATIA and ENOVIA come packed with a host of standard features that meet the biggest needs of most businesses. But every company has its own unique processes, and sometimes customized solutions can help further boost productivity…

The easy, cost-efficient way of integrating ENOVIA with ERP systems

Today’s businesses are pressured from just about every corner. While customers are growing smarter, industry watchdogs are becoming stricter and competition is getting stiffer.

Cost Efficient and Reliable Integrations

Why is a solid integration solution so important?

Make Your Designer Dreams Reality with Simulation

One of the toughest challenges a designer faces is to quickly determine whether an idea is viable or not. This is where a reliable simulation analysis tool can come in and save the day in a multitude of ways. If…

Lost in Translation? Compare CATIA V5 with SMG and JT easier

CAD conversion represents an act of transforming a relatively complex mathematical description into a totally different one, trying to maintain the same outcome for the user and process but under the hood, things can get messy.

Time to speed up! – Services kill the way you think about your products

To me, Toyota Land Cruiser is the best car mankind has ever built, and will ever build. Their manufacturing process has the magic touch of Taiichi Ohno himself. But unfortunately, even the best cars need service and spare parts.

The Quest for Customer Loyalty

One of the biggest challenges for a machine manufacturer is to maintain a strong customer relationship even after a warranty expires. But in this new era of digitalization, suppliers can use modern solutions to offer continued support that will boost the…

Petra Sundström, Husqvarna: With IoT, don’t adopt a strategy of wait and see

"IoT is a technology that will completely transform our industry." This bold prediction was made by Petra Sundström, Senior Project Manager of the Internet of Things project of the Husqvarna Group, an international leader in construction, forestry, consumer gardening as…

Jula: “We want to drive faster”- PLM as a Tool for Expansion

Jula, a multi-billion kronor Swedish do-it-yourself retailer, was so bogged down in complicated documentation procedures that they were hindering company growth.  The company has almost 14,000 products and thousands of specific product details for different countries. It was becoming exceedingly…

6 ways to build a better workflow

Workflow. This is a term used by every person in every level of decision making across your company.

Futurist & Entrepreneur Nicklas Bergman: Why you need to dream BIG

Some of the world’s greatest innovations saw the light of the day because someone else was brave enough to dream big and make a mistake first. Nicklas Bergman, an angel investor, tech philosopher and author knows why it’s important to…

Www, search, e-commerce, social, and now – Internet of Things

Internet of Things (IoT) can be qualified as the “internet of usage”. It comes as the 5th wave of the internet. Starting with an internet of protocol, the first wave was made to connect PC to PC. Then came the…

A Hybrid PLM Experience for the Apparel and Footwear Industry

Footwear brands are now rethinking their PLM strategy and looking for a hybrid solution to lower the cost of ownership and a single source of truth to cater the needs of two divergent user communities under a single brand.

The Google Way to Increased Innovation – an Interview with Annika Steiber

Innovation experts love to make lists of the world’s most innovative companies, and we love to read them. But what really makes a company innovative? We recently had the privilege of interviewing Dr. Annika Steiber, who is one of the few researchers who…