Dear Friends, PLM Think Tank Moved to my new website – Beyond PLM.
Originally Think Tank is idea generator. PLM Think Tank is blog about PLM Innovation.
I’m coming to put my daily thoughts about different aspects of PLM – technological, organizational, business here. Follow PLM Think Tank category in my blog and stay tuned…
Free CAD File Conversion In The Cloud?
Open PLM – A Climb For Losers?
Social PLM: More Syndication and Less Communities
How Big Is Product Lifecycle Data?
PLM Wood And Open Source Termites
How PLM Can Catch Up On Cloud-2?
PLM and Open Source Big Games
Open Source PLM Factoids
Closed Thoughts About PLM Openness
3 Steps To Improve PLM Collaboration
PLM and A Single Point Of Disagreement
Open vs. Closed PLM Debates
PLM and The Power Of Pull
PUI: Not PLM UI. Future User Experience.
How To Disrupt PLM Price With Technologies?
The Future Of PLM Walmarting
How To Manage ECO Without Paying $1’500 Per Seat?
PLM and Enterprise 2.0: No Fight… Yet.
PLM and Real Time Data
PLM, IT Transformation and Self-Organization
PLM Competition and “MEH”?
PLM Life-like Search Injection
Ozone and Big Unresolved Problems in PLM
PLM Future Business And Social Models
PLM Usability Notes or Don’t Make Me Think
PLM, RFID, RuBee, Virtual and Real
What Is The Future of CAD and PLM Standards?
Top Five Concerns About PLM Systems
PLM and ALM: How To Blend Disparate Systems?
The ABC of PLM Facebooking
How To Redefine Collaboration In PLM?
What Are Demands For “PLM on Demand”?
PLM- Move From Content To Context?
PLM-less AutoCAD Users and PLM Strategies
PLM and Scaling Options
Out-Of-The-Box PLM and Open Source Option
PLM Process: Flowchart Vs. Rule-Based?
The Role Of Augment Reality in PLM
PLM Collaboration and Technological Splashes
SAP Goes for Database, What is PLM Path?
PLMosaur, Tradition PLM and SaaS Newbies
Do We Need PLM To Manage Changes?
PLM and One Big Spreadsheet
PLM and Mobile Options
PLM Gaps and Social Software Liquid
My Trip In The PLM Time Machine 1987
PLM and Heterogeneous Product Development
PLM And New Types Of User Experience
5 Things To Know Before PLM-ERP Integration Project
PLM Model: Granularity, Bottom-Up and Change
PLM Open Source Tradeoff
PLM Excels and The Ugly Truth About iPad
PLM Content and Facebook Open Graph
PLM, Product Development and Social Search
3D CAD Future: How To Liberate Data?
PLM and Management of CAD Files
PLM and Sustainability: Where Is The Problem?
PDM/PLM and Customization
COFES 2010, Maieutic Parataxis and PLM Excels
Can PLM To User Twitter To Predict The Future Of Products?
6 Questions About You Future Cloud CAD/PLM
Cloud and PLM Solution Evaluation
What Are The Metrics For PLM Innovation?
PLM and Social Tools: The Odd Couple?
PLM and The Collapse of Complex Societies
PLM Data, Identification and Part Numbers
Why Do We Need PLM Data Model?
PLM Challenges In The Global Product Development
PLM, iPad and High Impact Technical Documentation
AUGI, CAD/PLM Data And The Future of Cloud
PLM, 3D Virtual and Apple Patents
Mid-Market PLM: Smashed or Transformed?
Who Will Be The First To Put PLM On Amazon?
What Is The Future of Integrated PLM Systems?
How To Create A Fully Buzzword Compliant PLM?
PLM and End-To-End Business Process Myth
PLM and The Future Of Files in Organizations
PLM and Supply Chain in Web 2.0 Era
How To Fix PLM Industry Dissatisfaction?
PLM, Social Siloes and Information Streams
How To Create A Good PLM Dashboard?
The “New Normal” Wake Up Call for Enterprise PLM
Manufacturers Priorities and PLM Integrations Deadlock
Consolidation in EDA and PLM Pitfalls
Social PLM and Customer Data
Dream: PLM Saving Calculator?
Industry Solutions and PLM Strategic Cross-Road
PLM Collaboration And Gmail Contextual Gadget
Future CAD-PLM and Assembly Version Management
How To Facebook PLM?
PLM Best Practice Torpedo
Will Google App Store Disrupt PLM?
The Future of PLM User Interface
The Ugly Truth About PLM-ERP Monkey Volleyball
PLM Trends in Pull Economy
Social Tagging and PLM – Can It Work Together?
PLM Platforms: Retirement or noSQL Knock-Out?
Is PLM Customization a Data Management Titanic?
PLM, Cloud, SaaS and Software Upgrades
CAD/PLM On The Cloud and Vendor Lock In
Do We Need Chief Excel Officer To Manage BOM?
Regulation and Future PLM Renaissance
What Are Your Questions To PLM Virtual Assistant?
Social PLM Enterprise and Federated Identity
PLM and BIM Interplay in Enterprise Data
Social PLM Options
PLM Social Disruption: Whom Should We Follow?
PLM In The Cloud: Opportunity Or Threat?
PLM Backward Evolution into Lifelike 3D
First PLM Lessons From Google Buzz
PLM, Design Quality and Cost of a Product
PLM and Value Engineering
Do I Need An Invitation To Join CAD/PLM Cloud?
Do We Need To Manage CAE Data in PLM?
Faltered Licenses and Future PLM Business Models
FREE and COOL Trends in CAD/PLM?
PLM vs. ERP: Weird or Different?
Innovation On The PLM/ERP Edge
Who Can Generate 3D/PLM Content for Apple iPad?
Do We Need Reporting Standards in PLM?
PLM for Individuals – Integrate or Die?
How To Monetize PLM?
Five Online Technologies for PLM in 2010
PLM vs. ERP – Don’t Manage Innovation!
What Will Be The Role of Mobile Applications in PLM?
What We Are Losing By Going From CAD to PLM?
How PLM Vendors Can Listen to Competitors?
Is Google Docs A Good Place To Store CAD Files?
How do you want to see your PLM start page?
PLM, Chocolate and Innovation
PLM: Hug Your Data or Federate?
Things Are Getting Touchy (PLM Tablet User Experience Thoughts)
Collaboration Trends of Why I Stopped Using Google Wave?
The Next Level Of PLM Social Tools Development
Cisco EOS or How To Make Manufacturing Companies Social?
Key Success of SharePoint – What Should PLM Learn?
Vuuch, Social PLM and Google Wave Evaluation
Top 10 Posts of 2009, Beyond PLM and More…
How to Visualize PLM Excels Using Microsoft Pivot?
New Year Wishes to PLM Industry in 2010
Top Five PLM Software Challenges for the 2010s
Will Mashup Grow Up in PLM?
Why Do We Need PLM to Control Product Cost?
Large Monolithic PLM Implementations are A Think of the Past
How to Simplify My Next PLM Implementation?
Will PLM Get Troubled by Future FOSS Databases?
Back to basics: PLM and ERP Integration
Back to basics: Multi-CAD and PLM
Back to basics: PLM and Single Point of Truth
Back to basics: Should PLM Take Control of Your BOMs?
What Is The Role of Business Intelligence in PLM?
Next PLM Challenge: To Connect Process and Communities
Microsoft Futuristic PLM Commercials and Google’s Reality
Freemium PLM – Yes or No?
Data Quality and PLM
Product and Process Model in PLM – What Should Come First?
PLM: How Much Do We Have And To Whom It Belongs?
PLM Open Source: Business or Social Need?
Happy 1st Birthday PLM Think Tank!
3D Marketplace and Potential Content Wars
Google Wave PLM Use Cases
PLM and ERP: Why It Doesn’t Fit?
How Many Social Platforms We Need For Enterprise?
Develop A Successful PLM Elevator Pitch
3D Warehouse Parade
Azure Goes Live, Will be PLM Impacted?
SaaS and Open Source: PLM Future Rides
Measuring PLM Technologies Payoff
How Many Enterprise Backbones Organization Needs?
Pitfalls of Selecting PLM for Order to Manufacturing
PLM Plus User Experience Minus Complexity On Demand
3DLive, HD3D and demand for CAD/PDM Immersivity
Google Wave for Design and Process Collaboration
Twitter Retweet Project or How To Improve Collaboration and Process Management in Organization
Why is Change Process Speed Important?
GPS, PLM, BIM: Plan the Next Leapfrog?
PLM and Collaboration Platforms: Partnership or Buzzworks?
Do We Need Files To Collaborate in PLM?
The Notion of Trust in PLM
Design and Manufacturing: Top Down Approach with Treehouse
Open Source Threat for CAD
SharePoint 2010 Communities and PLM Social Demands
PLM Strategy and Six Thinking Hats
SharePoint 2010 for Collaborative Product Development Applications
BOM: Manufacturing and Engineering
Why PLM Need to Learn about SharePoint 2010 Composites?
BOM: Overstructured, Understructured or Lean?
Do We Have Enough Maps in PLM?
PLM Collaboration on Steroids – Google Shared Folders
Cloud of Data – Can It Work for PLM?
Seven Rules Towards Single Bill of Materials
Can we improve usability of PLM Software?
Engineering and Manufacturing Data Management back in 1992
The New Efficiency of PLM
Future PLM connection between Physical and Virtual Worlds – Google Power Meter
Emerging Social Economies and PLM communities
Best Practices Aren’t Good Enough for PLM?
Future PLM User Experience will be flat?
Google Wave – Is it the Next Collaborative Process Engine for PLM?
Pragmatic Architectures for PLM future
Accidental Collaboration using PLM
How to Unleash the Potential of PLM 2.0?
What is the Next Big Deal in PLM Service?
Benefits of RIA for Product Lifecycle Management
PLM off Craiglist – Different Angle on Social PLM
PDM vs. PLM – Is this about Process?
PLM, Microsoft and Open Source Party
PLM: Data Protection and Security Approaches
PLM Architecture: Content As a Service
PLM Architecture: Get Off My Cloud?
Why Project Management is Important for PLM?
How We Can Move Design and Engineering Content to Web?
Internet Kills. PLM better move to become real PLM 2.0…
Next 3 Steps in Collaborative PLM
Non-3D User Experience for PLM
Bing-bang PLM Dreams – should we move away from monolith approach?
PLM and Multi-domain business processes
PLM vs. ERP: Demand for Business Process
Can we scale PLM down?
How PLM can be more consumer oriented?
What is Sink Hole of PLM Implementations?
Who owns PLM implementation project?
Top Annoying Thing about PLM software?
How many Lifecycles do we need?
PLM Trends in the intersection of Business and IT
Social PLM Challenges
PLM and Virtualization Technologies
PLM and MDM – How to start right?
How PLM can help me to share product secrets in organization?
PLM SOA – How to mix integrations and business processes?
PLM, don’t fight processes – focus on people!
Should I keep secrets from my PLM system?
Why PLM scares me?
The pains of file management, will PDM be popular again?
5 Things SharePoint can do for your PLM
PLM Goes Social – Don’t forget your daily job!
How we can Tag 3D CAD?
Will PLM move beyond search?
DeskEng: ENOVIA SmarTeam BOM Management story in S&C Electric
PLM Transformation: Easy, No; Costly, Yes.
PLM problem with email – final sentence?
PLM On Demand Services
6 factors impacting PLM industry today
3 main factors of mainstream PLM adoption
PLM and Internet of Things
What is the right time to implement PLM workflow and processes?
New Office 2010 features and PLM integration
PLM in 21st Century: Fewer Giants, Folksonomies and Infinite Opportunity
What is difference between PLM and Content Management Systems?
Office 2010 and PLM On Demand Solutions
SharePoint 2010 – Is it good for PLM?
PLM and Publishing Frameworks
Initial prediction – what MS Office 2010 Technologies can bring to PLM?
The PLM Industry most confusing buzzwords
PLM Think Tank: Top Discussions for 6 months…
Daily PLM Think Tank – 6 months…
Do we need multi-faceted BOM compare?
PLM Way to Enterprise 2.0
How to Move from PLM Legacy to PLM 2.0?
How to increase “Business Process Technology” adoption rate for PLM
5 Ways to Become Open PLM Industry
Relative Value vs. Absolute Value of PLM
PLM vs. BPM or What do you think about IBM PDIF?
Enterprise 2.0 Checklist for PLM
PLM, Please Don’t Take Giant Steps…
Future PDM’s Trajectories
Why I haven’t bought PLM yet…
Complexity Kills or Three Ways to Improve PLM Adoption
Bing, Bong, BI… where is my PLM decision?
Who wants to manage Product Data?
How to Extend PLM Reach – Process vs. Content
Google Version of CAD Interoperability Story
My Slice of PLM Single Version of Truth
Future PLM face to face: Open Source vs. Cloud
Cloudy PLM: Roadmap Into The Future
How is PLM Collaboration Different From Social Networking?
6 reasons Why Google Wave will Change PLM Collaboration
Who Owns (or Pwns?) PLM Master Data in Your Company?
Do we have problem managing history and time in PLM?
Do we need to fix PLM basics?
CAD – The Future of Collaborative Modeling
How to Take PLM Beyond the “Department Of Lost and Found Revisions”?
Why do I Need to Change My “Out-of-the-Box PLM”?
Total 3D: Industrial Design Tools, CAD/PLM and Google O3D
PLM Collaboration – To Catch Wave vs. To Share List
PLM+ERP: How to Prevent a Divorce?
PLM: How to enable long term retention of you product data?
Options to Streamline PLM Collaboration: Microsoft vs. Google
What will be the future potential cost saving with PLM 2.0?
PLM Excel Spreadsheets: From Odes to Woes
Why Do I Like My PLM Excel Spreadsheet?
Top Five Disappointing PLM Technologies
PLM Action Plan for Dummies
Should Engineers Take Care of ERP?
What will drive 3D and CAD after recession?
How Business Intelligence Influences PLM?
How to Improve BOM Collaboration?
Who will be the first to use a cloud model in product development and PLM?
Process-free Process Management in PLM
Invisible Data Management for PLM
Four directions for successful PLM collaboration
PLM 2010: Game changers
How will PLM applications change when they move to a cloud?
How we can socialize PLM Bill of Materials?
What is the Engineer’s Social Formula for PLM?
How can you prevent PLM 2.0 silos?
Can Internet Change CAD?
PLM Integration Gotchas
When BOM seeks the right enterprise nanny…
What is the future of search for PLM?
5 reasons why Wiki fails for PLM collaboration
How to create self-contained PLM persistent storage?
Will Master Data Management (MDM) work for PLM?
How to Improve Engineering Change Processes using Enterprise 2.0 Technologies?
PLM Next Big Things
PLM Process Management – How many Workflows do we Need?
COFES 2009: PLM vs not PLM?
Host PLM Data using Cloud Services
How to improve PLM Collaboration by focusing on people?
Should PLM take Excel to the Cloud?
Can RIA technologies help us to build better Enterprise PLM?
How can PLM use Social Search to develop the next innovative products?
Live World – Is it common future for CAD, PLM, AEC, BIM, GIS?
How Tagging can prevent PLM from a Compulsive Obsessive Disorder Problem?
PLM and Project Management – marriage or divorce?
Serious Joke – Why CAD needs to Tweet?
Microsoft Future Data Visualization, 3D Lifelike Experience and more…
PLM Content Downstream Usage, Googlenomic and Futuristic Search…
Is it time for a synchronized Bill of Materials?
Can we build PLM bottom up?
Should PLM 2.0 come with a new PLM format?
PLM – Small Things that Matter
PLM: How to Enable your Cloud Relationship
Microsoft’s Cloud-y Future, SharePoint and PLM Collaboration
The Biggest PLM Challenge on the Cloud
Where is the PLM shortcut to the cloud?
Where is PLM on Industry Cloud Map?
Does PLM Behave like Deep Web?
Search for the right BOM – I’m feeling lucky?
PLM beyond Twitter
How to improve collaborative processes for the global supply chain?
How PLM can improve enterprise collaboration?
Lifestream Concept for PLM Applications
What PLM technology can share CAD and engineering knowledge in organization? – Part 1.
What PLM technology can connect virtual and physical worlds?
Open Source: Is the Game Changing for PLM?
Do We Need Personal PLM?
Process Thinking with the Development of Social Collaborative Business Processes for PLM
Virtual World: Where is the border between game and PLM software?
Will PLM 2.0 on the cloud resolve the supply chain challenge?
Does Folksonomy Work for PLM?
How PLM can beat Excel? Or Blue Ocean’s ideas on how to improve usability…
CAD/PLM Robot Swarms
PLM 2.0: Technology or Facelift?
Use Wiki for PLM Change Management – revised!
Collaborate online – Does it make Sense for PLM?
Is PLM too Complex to Mashup?
3D Limits, or How to Avoid Killing 3D with 3D applications?
Should PLM develop its own process tools?
PLM 2.0: Technology or Facelift?
How close is the future of surface computing for CAD/PLM?
FAST Impact on PLM
How PLM can re-use SharePoint Social Network Capabilities?
Can we create 3D RSS?
Visual WIKI – is it next step in collaborative product development?
SharePoint Social Platform capability for SolidWorks
Improve organizational performance by the management of multiple Bill Of Materials
How to make PLM less complicated and more user-friendly?
PLM: Productivity vs. Process?
SolidWorks World 2009 is Ready for PLM!
SharePoint PLM Paradox?
The Social Bill of Material Tools Dream
New Social Bill Of Material Tool is the Way to Simplify PLM Deployment in Organizations
What is the Role of Search in Enterprise Systems and PLM?
CAD is boring… because CAD is alone!
Use Predictive Modeling to Decrease Product Cost during Product Design and Development?
How Can You Deliver Business Intelligence for PLM?
Contextual Collaboration within the Organization
How to improve PLM collaboration and information delivery with RSS
PLM in economic downturn – Is there a place for second-mover innovation?
What is beyond Collaboration and Process Management in PLM?
Key decisions for PLM to join Enterprise 2.0 in 2009
Social Design and PLM
Immersive CAD data management – is it the CAD/PDM future?
World CAD and PLM Market in 2008
PLM Today and Tomorrow: Tighten Your Belts … and be open to new technologies
PLM Process Management Technologies
Which technology can convert multiple PDMs into a single PLM?
Can we use 3D Gaming Technologies in PLM?
PLM Persistent Content and Dynamic 3D PDF
How can PLM leverage Social Networks to marketing with customers?
My favorite PLM and PLM-related technologies for 2008
Will cloud computing change our desktop behavior for PLM in the future?
How do I access my PLM data on a cloud?
How to make PLM social – problem in content?
PLM Dream Technologies for 2009
Merge of Social Software and Business Process for Product Development
Do you have PLM iPhone? – “I’LL TXT U”
PLM and BIM – common roots or common future?
Putting your Design on a Cloud
Micro-blogs and Micro-content for PLM
PLM Structured World in Web 2.0 Language
PLM and Enterprise Search: can we leverage it in downstream applications?
PLM Glue Technologies for organization – recipe #2 – Business Rules
How to implement Social Networking for PLM?
How to reinforce PLM by additional technologies – round #2 – Tagging
PLM Glue Technologies for organization – recipe #1.
What PLM can do with MS Excel and SaaS/Cloud Services?
Is there place for PLM Mashup technologies?
Top down PLM approach … from SolidWorks Labs?
Who will play role of Google Maps in PLM?
How to improve PLM processes before PLM system using BPMN.
PLM innovation – is it about risk?
Virtual CCB idea: Can we use Wiki for PLM?
Do we have reasonable alternatives for PLM?
Structured vs. Unstructured – should PLM be reinforced by additional technologies?
CAD Data Management, Globalization, Cloud Services and Amazon S3?
Simple PLM Technologies?
Should PLM Fit Business Process or Change it?