Gartner Research

3 Best Practices to Become a Digital PLM Provider

Published: 10 October 2018

ID: G00368506

Analyst(s): Alexander Hoeppe


Only a few technology and service providers dominate the market for product life cycle management solutions. Technology product managers of TSPs that want to enter the PLM market for manufacturing industries can succeed by enriching their current offerings with digital PLM software and services.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Create a PLM Reference Model as a Framework for Digital PLM Capabilities and Offerings
  • Define a Digital PLM Portfolio
  • Develop Digital PLM Products and Services Based on a Modular Approach

Gartner Recommended Reading

©2019 Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Gartner is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and its affiliates. This publication may not be reproduced or distributed in any form without Gartner’s prior written permission. It consists of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization, which should not be construed as statements of fact. While the information contained in this publication has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable, Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartner research may address legal and financial issues, Gartner does not provide legal or investment advice and its research should not be construed or used as such. Your access and use of this publication are governed by Gartner’s Usage Policy. Gartner prides itself on its reputation for independence and objectivity. Its research is produced independently by its research organization without input or influence from any third party. For further information, see Guiding Principles on Independence and Objectivity.

Already have a Gartner Account?

Purchase this Document

To purchase this document, you will need to register or sign in above

Become a client