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PLM Software Desktop Engineering
Desktop Engineering - May 2016
“Nevs is both developing innovative electric vehicles and transforming their business processes at the same time,” said Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras. “It’s an opportunity to rethink the business of engineering starting with a clean sheet for the design and development of electric vehicles.”


PLM Software Desktop Engineering
Desktop Engineering - April 2016
Toshiba Machine has selected Aras Innovator to streamline its design and manufacturing processes as it expands internationally. After replacing a legacy PLM (product lifecycle management) data system, Toshiba will use Innovator for bill of materials and CAD data management for made-to-order products.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - April 2016
PLM-Anbieter Aras stellt zusammen mit dem Anbieter von cloud-basierter Infrastruktur für Unternehmen, Cloudsafe, die Cloudsafe-PLM-Appliance vor. Sie bietet Cloud-basiertes Back-up und die Möglichkeit, Daten im Schadensfall wiederherzustellen.


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
Manufacturing used to be more simple. In 1960s, most products were mechanically focused, with some electrical and other systems, depending upon the application. Advancements in electronics made their way into all manners of manufacturing products, making them "smart," or at least smarter than previous generations by adding capabilities and making their use more convenient, but the electronics were still relatively fixed, with little or no software.


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
In today's fast paces and globalized world, the need for PLM has never been greater. Are PLM tools ready to meet the challenges of today's distributed, mobile world? Is your IT department ready to configure, integrate, evolve and operate a critical platform that will help manage your future revenue streams? Let's examine the current drivers for PLM implementation and how the marketing and international IT needs to evolve to meet the challenges of tomorrow.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - March 2016
Aras is going after a massive amount of problems in every manufacturing organizations – management of Bills of Materials, Engineering Change Processes, Quality, Compliance, Regulation, etc. These problems have no agreed name in a lexicon of manufacturing companies. Everyone calls it different. But here is the problem for most of PLM vendors – majority of companies are in agreement that Excel is the best solution to solve these problems.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - March 2016
Konstruktionsdaten aus CAD-Systemen müssen mit Geschäftsprozessen in Produktentwicklung, Fertigung, Qualitätssicherung, bei Lieferanten und im Außendienst verbunden werden. Dazu ist der Austausch von CAD-Daten notwendig. Leider entstehen hierbei immer wieder Probleme und somit Aufwende durch fehlerhafte Daten. Der PLM-Anbieter Aras hat nun mit Elysium, einem Anbieter von Interoperabilitätslösungen, eine Lösung entwickelt: den „xPDM for Aras Konnektor“.


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
Product lifecycle management like every technological advancement, has a lifecycle of its own. Various technology and non-technology oriented trends are placing great pressure on traditional product lifecycle management approaches; many of which are resulting in new ways of looking at and enabling innovation. This evolution is underway and there are no signs that it will slow down.


PLM Software Desktop Engineering
Desktop Engineering - March 2016
Saab, a provider of products, services and solutions for military and civil security, has selected Aras to support its product complexity workflow for the the Gripen fighter aircraft. Saab will be using the Innovator and Minerva platforms in partnership with its current PLM (product lifecycle management) platform.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
“The new connector solution from Elysium fits perfectly with our PLM platform strategy to address the ‘no file’ world of CAD systems like CATIA V6 by providing global companies with a seamless way to integrate to the 3DEXPERIENCE environment,” said Doug Macdonald, Product Marketing Director at Aras. “Having the ability to bring MCAD data from multiple systems together with ECAD designs, software and firmware at the product’s system-level configuration is critical to coordinate development, achieve quality and meet deadlines.”


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
With Aras Innovator, CGI Business Consulting plans to develop operational frameworks and IP for system engineering, advanced manufacturing engineering, and compliance processes including Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), as well as, creating an ISO IDMP standards repository for life science data used in submissions.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
The ACE conference series brings together industry and technology leaders from around the world to connect and collaborate on strategies to address the growing complexity in global product development, systems engineering, manufacturing, quality and the supply chain.


PLM Software Konstruktionspraxis
Konstruktionspraxis - February 2016
Aras, Anbieter von PLM-Software, hat die Anwendung Technical Documentation veröffentlicht. Die Lösung sei ein Durchbruch für die Erstellung, Visualisierung, und Veröffentlichung einer breiten Palette von regulatorischen und technischen sowie Produkt- und Sicherheitspublikationen.


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - January 2016
Product teams that are developing next-generation systems have to integrate processes and data across disciplines, including mechanical, electrical and software. One challenge they face is the diversity of lifecycle support for products, systems, hardware and software for application lifecycle management (ALM) and product lifecycle management (PLM) such as defining and releasing engineering deliverables, handling the different pace of change and coordinating configurations across the disciplines.


PLM Software Desktop Engineering
Desktop Engineering - December 2015
Aras, a provider of PLM (product lifecycle management) software, has partnered with CloudSAFE to launch the CloudSAFE PLM Cloud. The platform is offered as a monthly subscription and powered by Aras’ Innovator framework. Organizations an choose to implement a private or hybrid cloud configuration without needed extensive knowledge of setup, configuration or maintenance.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - December 2015
Aras bietet nun eine Lösung für die Technische Dokumentation an. Diese basiert auf der PLM-Software von Aras und soll das Erstellen, Visualisieren und Publizieren einer breiten Palette von regulatorischen und technischen sowie Produkt- und Sicherheitspublikationen ermöglichen. Durch die direkte Verwendung von PLM-gesteuerten Daten erlaubt die Lösung eine schnellere Produktion von akkuraten und aktuellen technischen Publikationen wie Katalogen, Wartungsanleitungen, regulatorischen Dokumenten und Schulungshandbüchern.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - December 2015
Aras and CloudSAFE announced the availability of CloudSAFE PLM Cloud powered by Aras Innovator®. The offering, available via a monthly subscription, provides comprehensive services for rapid private or hybrid cloud deployment of the complete Aras PLM solution. For companies wishing to leverage a hybrid deployment of on-premise and cloud resources, the CloudSAFE PLM services, PLM-Appliance and hosted private network options simplify the process.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - December 2015
Murata chose Aras because the flexibility and customizability of the solution is ideal for accommodating the expanding business initiatives created through mergers and acquisitions, where the ability to easily adapt to varying product management workflows is a requirement. Additionally, Aras will be used to more efficiently manage customer requirements and improve customer service.


PLM Software Desktop Engineering
Desktop Engineering - December 2015
Aras, a provider of PLM (product lifecycle management) software, has released its Technical Documentation application. This platform, the company states, provides capabilities for authoring, visualizing and publishing of regulatory, safety and technical publications.


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - December 2015
The Aras Technical Documentation application uses data controlled by the PLM system to create various kinds of technical documents such as catalogs, maintenance manuals, regulatory filings and training manuals. The application is built on the Aras Innovator PLM platform, and requires the platform to run. But for customers already using Innovator, there are a whole slew of advantages.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - December 2015
Developed in partnership with Orio AB (formerly Saab Original Parts AB), the web-based solution allows many publications to share the same source information in a modular fashion, eliminating data duplication. Document assembly is managed using templates, ensuring publications conform to regulatory requirements, industry standards and corporate formatting.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - November 2015
Der ERP-Spezialist Infor bietet nun auch die hochskalierbare Lösung Infor Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Accelerate in Kooperation mit Aras an.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - November 2015
Airbus wird künftig die Aras Innovator-Plattform und -Solution-Suite für Engineering-Prozesse innerhalb des Unternehmens für bis zu 30.000 User und mehr nutzen. Dazu haben Airbus und Aras einen strategischen Partnerschaftsvertrag unterzeichnet.


PLM Software Supply & Demand-Chain Executive
Supply & Demand-Chain Executive - November 2015
CloudOne eliminates the time needed for hardware provisioning and software infrastructure deployment, ensuring companies get running quickly and realize a faster return on investment. Running Aras Innovator PLM as a Managed Service by CloudOne enables enterprises to achieve new levels of scalability, performance and partner collaboration with PLM.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - November 2015
Aras Innovator PLM as a Managed Service by CloudOne CloudOne eliminates the time needed for hardware provisioning and software infrastructure deployment, ensuring companies get running quickly and realize a faster return on investment. Running Aras Innovator PLM as a Managed Service by CloudOne enables enterprises to achieve new levels of scalability, performance, and partner collaboration with PLM.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - November 2015
“With Aras on CloudOne, customers are getting a white glove service powered by a team of IT specialists that are experts in the infrastructure, cloud security, and maintenance required for Aras Innovator,” said John McDonald, CEO at CloudOne.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - October 2015
Der PLM-Anbieter Aras veranstaltet vom 10. bis 11. November 2015 seine 6. Anwenderkonferenz ACE in Europa - in diesem Jahr in Berlin. Unter dem Motto „Rethink PLM!“ tauschen sich Anwender und Experten über Trends und Strategien beim PLM aus oder präsentieren erfolgreiche Projekte.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - October 2015
Aras and T-Systems, a global provider of information and communication technology for multinational corporations and public sector institutions, today announced the launch of the new T-Systems PLM Cloud Platform powered by Aras Innovator®. Delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), the T-Systems PLM Cloud Platform combines end-to-end services with full Aras Innovator functionality, customization and integration capabilities.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2015
Aras® and T-Systems, a global provider of information and communication technology for multinational corporations and public sector institutions, today announced the launch of the new T-Systems PLM Cloud Platform powered by Aras Innovator®. Delivered as Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), the T-Systems PLM Cloud Platform combines end-to-end services with full Aras Innovator functionality, customization and integration capabilities.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2015
Triangle Package Machinery selected Aras PLM for the platform’s advanced solutions and flexibility to meet the wide array of product information and viewing needs of each department. Managing the development, manufacture and customer support for products that incorporate over 300,000 components and 800,000 sales, engineering and manufacturing artifacts makes PLM system flexibility paramount to Triangle Package.


PLM Software Digital Engineering Magazin
Digital Engineering Magazin - October 2015
Aras, Anbieter von Lösungen für das Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), stellt zusammen mit CloudSafe, einem Anbieter von cloud-basierter Infrastruktur für Unternehmen, die CloudSafe-PLM-Appliance vor. Mittels Cloud-basiertem Back-up soll sie Daten im Schadensfall wiederherstellen können.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2015
Aras announced that representatives from Airbus, BAE Systems, and ECCO will be speaking at ACE Europe, the annual Aras user conference to be held in Berlin on November 10 & 11. PLM experts and software users will offer insights and new approaches to ALM/PLM integration, Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), secure collaboration, PLM flexibility, connected products, cloud deployment options and Industry 4.0.


PLM Software AutoCAD Magazin
AutoCAD Magazin - October 2015
PLM-Systeme zielen darauf ab, Prozesse und die Zusammenarbeit zu verbessern. Doch es gibt noch Optimierungsbedarf: Entscheidende Aufgabenfelder wie die Entwurfsprüfung, Fehleranalyse oder technische Änderungen funktionieren am besten, wenn alle relevanten Teammitglieder den Entwurf anschauen und im Kontext kommentieren können. PLM-Systeme bieten in der Regel keinen vollumfänglichen Funktionskatalog für diese Prozesse.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2015
BAE Systems Sweden has selected Aras gold certified partner Minerva, based on technical expertise and experience, to conduct the Aras implementation and data migration from the two legacy PDM systems, using a multi-phase approach. Phase one will include Aras solutions for configuration management, Bill of Materials (BOM) and document/CAD management, enterprise reporting and searching, and secure social, as well as integrations to multiple MCAD and ECAD systems, SAP and IFS ERP, and Eurosteps Share-A-space data repository.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2015
Working with Aras Gold Certified Partner Razorleaf, Laird selected Aras Innovator for the platform’s flexibility to meet the distinct configuration needs of each business unit. PLM system flexibility is vital to Laird, as the company develops a broad range of mission-critical systems, components, and solutions for customers in multiple industries from over 50 facilities in 19 countries across the globe.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - September 2015
Now certified to run on Azure, Aras Innovator 11 is the most complete and customizable cloud ready PLM suite for global companies with complex products that incorporate electronics, software and mechanical designs. Aras on Azure is ideal for enterprises that need to be up and running quickly with a complete PLM environment for supply chain co-development initiatives, joint ventures, rapidly evolving product lines and other fast-paced environments.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
Aras on Azure includes multidisciplinary bill of materials (BOM) management, configuration management, change workflows, stage-gate projects, CAD integrations and more. Designed from the outset to support cloud deployment options, Aras Innovator on Azure provides full customization, integration and data federation capabilities for extensibility without limitations.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
GCO SAS France, a part of AGCO Corporation, a leading manufacturer of agricultural equipment sold in over 140 countries which include the global brands Challenger, Fendt, Massey Ferguson, Valtra and GSI, has deployed Aras Innovator® to consolidate product engineering systems and processes. Aras Innovator will integrate with, and complement, the existing AGCO corporate engineering PDM system.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
Aras® announced the availability of the CloudSAFE PLM Appliance with cloud-based back-up and disaster recovery. This is the first in a line of pre-packaged PLM infrastructure appliances powered by Aras Innovator® that provide a scalable, ready-to-run PLM solution. The appliance, co-developed, built, and deployed with Aras engineers, assures optimum performance, reliability, and security.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - September 2015
Ein stets aktuelles PLM-System hilft Unternehmen dabei, sich auf die immer kürzeren Entwicklungszyklen einzustellen. T-Systems bietet hier in Partnerschaft mit Aras eine Rundumdienstleistung an, die auf der PLM-Plattform Aras Innovator und der T-Systems eigenen PLM-Middleware PDM Webconnector basiert.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - September 2015
The Aras Quality Management System application provides businesses with advanced product quality planning (APQP) tools to manage risk, improve quality, and attain environmental, regulatory, safety, medical, and other forms of compliance. The application also helps suppliers demonstrate compliance with quality mandates from their OEM customers.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - September 2015
Die Product-Lifecycle-Management-Welt ist gespalten - in die frustrierten Veteranen und die Novizen, die den Frust noch vor sich haben. Grund dafür ist, dass herkömmliche PLM-Projekte die Visionen nicht realisieren, die sie versprechen. Die Lösung ist ein transparentes, flexibles und dauerhaftes PLM-System, das tatsächlich funktioniert.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - September 2015
With Aras Innovator connected to Altium Vault, the Altium centralized database for ECAD design data, global businesses can efficiently manage multidisciplinary bill of materials and enterprise-level configuration, change, and requirements management. This provides engineers with full product visibility, breaking down departmental and functional silos and enabling cross-discipline collaboration between mechanical, electrical, and software disciplines.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
With Aras Innovator connected to Altium Vault, the Altium centralized database for ECAD design data, global businesses can efficiently manage multidisciplinary bill of materials and enterprise-level configuration, change, and requirements management. This provides engineers with full product visibility, breaking down departmental and functional silos and enabling cross-discipline collaboration between mechanical, electrical, and software disciplines.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
Aras Component Engineering leverages data from business information provider IHS Inc. to streamline electronic component selection, approval, sourcing, and lifecycle management by providing engineers with current technical and compliance information, as well as part and supplier statuses — all accessible from within the PLM workflow.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2015
Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards (VSY), a pioneer in shipbuilding and ship repairs, has selected the Aras Innovator® platform for PLM to support their development as a world-class shipbuilding company under the Government of Canada’s National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy (NSPS). Seaspan will use Aras to unify critical processes for the design, construction, maintenance and repair of vessels.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - August 2015
Working with Aras Gold Certified Partner Focus PLM, Habasit Italiana has standardized collaborative product development with Aras. This has streamlined the process of incorporating contributions from a network of global suppliers and design partners, further advancing Habasit Italiana’s award-winning product lines.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - August 2015
Aras is shaking the fundamentals of existing PLM business models (expensive licensing, customer lock-in, maintenance and services leverage). Software industry is shifting to subscription and Aras’ move can be a trigger that will help PLM industry to re-think the way PLM should be sold.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - August 2015
Aras stands out by 3 differentiation factors – free licensing, upgrade included in subscription services and technology to define everything in the system using XML-driven language. There is a connection between technical and business factors. The model driven SOA gives a unique ability to support lifecycle of Aras implementations and future upgrades.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - August 2015
Working with Aras gold certified partner Razorleaf, Carlisle Brake & Friction selected Aras PLM for the platform’s flexibility and extensive out-of-the-box best practice solutions. Integrating to Creo CAD and QAD ERP systems, Aras Innovator will unify Carlisle’s ITAR compliance, engineering processes, parts management, BOM management, change management, and auditing at 11 manufacturing and purchasing facilities worldwide.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2015
The Rail Control Solutions (RCS) division of Bombardier, the world’s leading manufacturer of both planes and trains, has selected the Aras Innovator® solution suite. Bombardier RCS will leverage Aras to streamline configuration management, change management, and compliance across the supply chain.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2015
Starlite selected Aras for its more modern PLM architecture, particularly the flexibility and ease-of-use provided to both business and technical users within Starlite’s extended enterprise. The open architecture of Aras will enable platform-independent data sharing between Starlite’s global locations and customers worldwide.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2015
ESCATEC chose Aras after conducting a successful proof-of-concept project with Aras. ESCATEC identified the comprehensive functionality, flexibility and ease of configuration as a key difference compared to other PLM systems, noting that Aras enables the introduction of process changes in step with evolving customer demands.


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - July 2015
Aras Corp. recently announced that the aerospace giant Airbus has picked up 30,000 seats of its Innovator platform and suite. ording to the press release, Airbus made the decision after examining a number of PLM solutions, finding that Aras provided the most simple and agile platform for large-scale, enterprise-wide scaling.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - July 2015
It looks likes Aras has a potential to change a status quo among top tier of PLM providers. You can think about Aras as a “pain relief” for companies thinking how to grow their PLM development and concerned about a ROI speed.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2015
During the two day conference, industry leaders will discuss how they transformed their business with Aras. The theme of ACE 2015 Japan is “Rethink PLM.” Sessions will revolve around the conference theme and are designed to encourage interaction, learning and networking.


PLM Software Graphic Speak
Graphic Speak - June 2015
Airbus has a two-fold strategy for using Aras Innovator. The first is as a modern environment to connect users with the multiple existing PLM installations at Airbus. PLM software is selected on a project-by-project basis at Airbus.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - June 2015
Leveraging the Aras platform, Breton has streamlined its quoting processes and gained fast prototyping with instant workflow modeling. This has led to a significantly higher win percentage during competitive bids and a 60 percent increase in design capacity. This is the result of having all product-related data in a single, easy-to-access, web-based system.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - June 2015
A pioneer in its field, Akrapovič is widely recognized as a highly innovative materials technology company in the automotive industry. Akrapovič will leverage Aras to establish a single, enterprise-wide version of the truth across the entire product lifecycle, from ideation to production and sales.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - June 2015
After evaluating several PLM solutions, JAMCO chose to integrate and replace two traditional PDM systems with the more modern and flexible platform technology in Aras. The open architecture of Aras will enable platform-independent data sharing among JAMCO’s locations in Japan and overseas and collaboration across the extended enterprise.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - June 2015
The theme of ACE 2015 Japan is “Rethink PLM.” The challenges posed by Japan’s manufacturing industry today, such as accelerated globalization and the need to address IoT and other emerging technologies, has led many organizations to ask if their legacy PLM systems can address their ever-changing needs.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - June 2015
DWFritz Automation, a leader in the design and building of precision inspection & assembly equipment, has selected the Aras PLM platform to streamline and automate processes, enterprise wide. DWFritz will leverage Aras for part and bill of material management, SOLIDWORKS CAD file management, document management and engineering change management.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - June 2015
Aras announced the expansion of the Center for Automotive Innovation (CAI) in Detroit, Michigan. The CAI combines Aras’s advanced PLM platform and open architecture with knowledgeable, specialized resources to provide automotive OEMs and suppliers around the world with best-in-class enterprise solutions to drive innovation and advance the development, implementation and adoption of emerging vehicle technology.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - May 2015
A division of Lockheed Martin Corp., an American global aerospace, defense, security and advanced technology company, has selected the Aras Innovator suite. Lockheed Martin will leverage Aras to streamline configuration management, change management, maintenance repair and overhaul (MRO) across the supply chain.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - May 2015
Aras’s flexibility and ability to meet the requirements of POET’s rapidly growing business were key drivers in the selection process. Working with Aras Partner EBD Advisors, POET will implement multiple Aras solutions, including Advanced Product Data Management, Configuration Management, Change Management and BOM Management.