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PLM Software Techfactory
Techfactory - November 2017
「ビジネスのデジタル化」「デジタルトランスフォーメーション(DX)」などの言葉は製造業でも無縁なものではない。自動運転車のような先進事例に対応していくためには、設計や情報管理のやり方も変わらなくてはならないとアラスジャパンの久次氏は訴える。


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - September 2017
“Aras embodies this strategy with a game-changing platform and ‘SaaS Anywhere’ approach that has proven very compelling to customers, and we are excited about Aras’ next stage of growth." -Martin Fichtner, managing director of Silver Lake Kraftwerk.


PLM Software Boston Business Journal
Boston Business Journal - September 2017
“To power the next wave of global industrial productivity, GE is investing in critical foundational capabilities for the Industrial Internet," Steve Taub, the managing director of advanced manufacturing and enterprise at GE Ventures, said in a statement.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2017
Given the amount invested and the reputation of the investors, CIMdata sees this as well-deserved recognition of Aras’ position in the global PLM industry, as well as their future potential. Their innovative technology and business model are well proven at this point and continue to gain traction in the marketplace.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - September 2017
Aras has managed to produce a solution that effectively covers what tend to be weak spots in large corporation’s PLM environments: supplier collaboration and simplicity to upgrade. Add in the fact that there are no license fees (Aras is free to download) and it becomes obvious that the solution has a couple very hard-to-resist advantages.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - March 2017
Even more surprising is the announcement from Aras CEO Peter Schroer that the company has appointed Tony Affuso, Siemens PLM's former CEO and a seasoned PLM expert, to its Board of Directors. Tony Affuso was the one responsible for pushing through the deal in which Siemens acquired UGS. This purchase added NX and I-deas (high end CAD), Solid Edge (mainstream CAD), Teamcenter (PDM/PLM), Nastran and Femap (CAE), Tecnomatix and more to the Siemens portfolio.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - March 2017
"We are on fire, the company, since about 2013-2014 has been growing,” said Aras CEO Peter Schroer during his ACE 2017 keynote presentation in front of a slide showing a 51% compound annual growth rate. “I gotta say … it’s because of you guys. The community is pushing us to continue to expand the product, build the scalability, build out the partner community so we can cover you everywhere. I would say the switch to open source, the opening up of everything we do — it’s an experiment and it’s played out perfectly.”


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - March 2017
Quality management professionals face the challenge of quickly responding to quality issues and communicating change requirements enterprise-wide. The new Quality Systems (QS) component in Aras QMS connects the proactive and reactive aspects of quality management, and fully integrates quality processes into engineering and manufacturing.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - March 2017
Aras Quality Systems enables Closed-loop corrective action/preventive action (CAPA) – accelerates identification, containment, and analysis of issues, and tracking of affected items; Root cause analysis (RCA) – offers a variety of RCA tools; fault tree analysis, fishbone analysis, and five whys; collaboration – supports quality review through Visual Collaboration, business rules and workflow, and aggregation and packaging of CAP items; and Reporting – provides 8D reporting and tracking of CAPA metrics (% closed, % due).


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - March 2017
“With this latest release of Aras Innovator, we continue to expand the Aras PLM Platform, whether building out the Quality Management System application for the specific needs of quality professionals or extending the platform to connect Engineering, Manufacturing, and Service to enable Digital Thread."


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - March 2017
Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems Co., Ltd. has selected Aras Innovator to standardize management of drawings, data, design and development processes of the company’s wide portfolio of products. After implementation with Aras Certified Partner Hitachi Systems, Aras will standardize processes in engineering data management and workflow management across the company’s main manufacturing plants in Japan, Thailand and China.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - February 2017
Each year, ACE brings together global industry and technology leaders to exchange best practices on managing complex product development and transforming the science of engineering to the business of engineering.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - February 2017
ACE 2017 features business presentations from Huntington Ingalls, Microsoft, Valley Fine Foods, IBM, Akrapovič, Carestream, Sandia, Lord, Pabst, and other industry leaders. In addition, application and demo tracks feature overviews of the latest version of the Aras PLM Platform, including MPP, Tech Docs, and Quality Management, and presentations on PLM implementation strategy.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - February 2017
Former French president Charles de Gaulle once famously complained about the difficulty of governing a country that had 246 different kinds of cheese. In the time since that statement was made, life for both societies and enterprises has become even more complicated, and the hardship of ruling diversity, illustrated by this “cheese analogy,” has grown exponentially


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - February 2017
Aras today announced key industry presentations and sessions for ACE 2017, the company’s marquee customer conference taking place on March 21st to 23rd in Nashville, TN. The gathering is the premier event that connects the most innovative product development, IT, and manufacturing teams from Automotive, Aerospace & Defense, High Tech Electronics, and Industrial Manufacturing to shape the future of PLM.


PLM Software IBM
IBM - February 2017
IBM, Aras Corporation and OSI Soft today are launching new IBM Digital Twin capabilities, to create multiple views of products by bringing together various ‘digital threads’ and data streams that can be tailored to the needs of a particular user.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - February 2017
Schaeffler´s Engineering Cockpit provides up to 20,000 users with role-based access to information across multiple disciplines, interfaces, systems, and authoring tools to make better decisions. The collaboration with Schaeffler is the first result of the partnership between Aras and IBM that was announced in December last year.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - February 2017
Digital transformation is one of the key issues at Schaeffler. The Engineering Cockpit application is one of the central tools to connect all disciplines and systems. The Engineering Cockpit is a web-based application allowing direct access to development data for a large number of development centers. It supports the company-wide configuration and change management in the initial phase.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - January 2017
LORD, a leading global manufacturer of adhesives, coating, sensing and motion technologies, selected Aras Innovator due to a scalable, robust and flexible PLM capabilities to accommodate changing business and market condition, as well as future acquisitions anticipated by the manufacturer, a model-based, service-oriented architecture that delivers low total cost of ownership without reducing the long term vision of the project and more.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - January 2017
LORD Corporation, a global manufacturer of adhesives, coating, sensing and motion technologies, selected Aras Innovator® to standardize product development processes at current sites, and to help the company efficiently support emerging businesses. When fully implemented, LORD anticipates more than 1,000 users will access Document Management, Configuration Management, Engineering Change Management, as well as Quality Systems (CAPA) applications as part of the Aras PLM platform.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - January 2017
LORD Corporation is transforming their business of engineering due to the flexibility, scalability, and common architecture offered by Aras PLM. The company is better positioned to easily and quickly integrate new acquisitions, while standardizing current engineering and product development sites onto one common platform.


PLM Software Technology Evaluation Center
Technology Evaluation Center - January 2017
TEC’s principal analyst PJ Jakovljevic what this deal means for the future of product development and what product companies stand to gain in the era of digital transformation.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - December 2016
"Airbus and Microsoft made me to think about Aras PLM momentum and future trajectory of Aras PLM development. I can see 3 elements that combined together made Aras PLM as of today: (1) technical platform; (2) timing and (3) quick ROI," Says Oleg.


PLM Software Technology Evaluation Center
Technology Evaluation Center - December 2016
TEC Principal Analyst Predrag (PJ) Jakovljevic reviews what transpired in 2016 in the product development software market and makes some predictions for 2017 and beyond


PLM Software Advanced Manufacturing
Advanced Manufacturing - December 2016
Advanced Manufacturing Contributing Editor Bruce Morey looks at Aras PLM platform's open, flexible model in their recent article. In an interview with Aras CEO and Founder Peter Schroer, the focus is on the advantages such an approach to PLM delivers in an era of product complexity, connectivity.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - December 2016
s businesses look to transform business models using IoT, complexity continues to increase exponentially due to the merging of software, data services and online connectivity. To deliver dependable IoT implementations companies are undertaking a digital transformation involving product development, manufacturing and supply chain process automation, which is profoundly impacting the business of engineering.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - November 2016
As businesses look to transform business models using IoT, complexity continues to increase exponentially due to the merging of software, data services and online connectivity. To deliver dependable IoT implementations companies are undertaking a digital transformation involving product development, manufacturing and supply chain process automation, which is profoundly impacting the business of engineering.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - November 2016
Praeses Business Technologies, an experienced provider of software development and services, has joined the Aras Partner Program. Praeses helps clients transform processes and leverage new technologies in shipbuilding, manufacturing, energy and other major industries.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - November 2016
With over two decades of experience, Praeses offers a proven approach and innovative solutions with business process re-engineering, software development, mobile application development, enterprise services, and web development for customers in both the public and private sectors.


PLM Software IBM Internet of Things Blog
IBM Internet of Things Blog - November 2016
IBM will offer the Aras Innovator product lifecycle management (PLM) platform to complement the IBM Internet of Things Continuous Engineering solution to deliver end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) product development.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - November 2016
PLM developer Aras recently announced that Fujifilm’s Medical Systems Business Division, a Tokyo-based provider of diagnostic imaging and information systems for healthcare facilities, has selected Aras Innovator as the Quality Management system platform across global design, production and service.


PLM Software Prototype Today
Prototype Today - November 2016
Prototype Today shares an informative video highlighting how Aras utilizes the HOOPS technology from Tech Soft 3D for the conversion of all the major 3D formats.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - November 2016
”By bringing together the latest PLM technology from Aras and decades of shipbuilding knowledge, ARCOS is redefining the way shipyards modernize processes across the lifecycle.”


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - November 2016
“Shipbuilding is one of the most challenging and complex manufacturing processes in the world. To manage this complexity, leading shipyards are undertaking a digital transformation,” said Jay Pappas, Vice President of Alliances at Aras. ”By bringing together the latest PLM platform technology from Aras and decades of shipbuilding knowledge, ARCOS is redefining the way shipyards modernize processes across the lifecycle.”


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - November 2016
Focused on the shipbuilding industry, ARCOS serves as a valuable resource of technology and industry specific expertise in order to achieve desired and significant process improvements with PLM implementation projects for the digital shipyard of the future.