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Roadmap for CIOs to Harmonize Applications for a Digital PLM Platform

Published: 06 February 2017

ID: G00316748

Analyst(s): Simon Jacobson , Michelle Duerst , Marc Halpern , Matthew Spooner, Rick Franzosa , Mike Guay


Product life cycle management discipline governs each product from the initial concept to the final retirement. CIOs must drive the initiative to integrate siloed PLM applications to a digital platform to increase visibility and control over compliance, quality, costs, timelines and profitability.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Expand the Focus of PLM to Include Additional Applications to Meet the Needs of the Entire Product Life Cycle
  • Harmonize PLM for Greater Visibility and Compliance

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