I wish we had done this before we started our PLM effort...

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The CIMdata PLM Certificate Program should be required for any organization that is planning to implement PLM business practices...

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CIMdata Education offers a wide range of specialized training and education resources for the PLM industry. CIMdata’s over 30 years of experience in the PLM industry places it in a unique position to provide a very broad and deep set of highly valued training and education programs that enable today’s PLM professionals to fully realize the highest return on their PLM investments.

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The CIMdata PLM Certificate Program represents the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering available. The program prepares PLM professionals at several levels to successfully address the challenges inherent in PLM strategy development, implementation, and continuous improvement. This assessment-based certificate program includes a personalized classroom experience, individual and team-based exercises, and individual evaluations of achievement. Choose from our 5-day Standard program or our 3-day Core program.

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CIMdata has leveraged its knowledge and 30+ experience to create the CIMdata PLM Executive Short Course as an integral part of CIMdata PLM Leadership—the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering for today’s PLM professionals.

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CIMdata has leveraged its knowledge and 30+ experience to create the CIMdata PLM Fundamentals for Solution Providers Short Course as an integral part of CIMdata PLM Leadership—the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering for today’s PLM professionals.

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CIMdata has leveraged its knowledge and 30+ experience to create the CIMdata PLM Basics E-Learning Course as an integral part of CIMdata PLM Leadership—the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering for today’s PLM professionals.

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CIMdata produces the popular PLM Road Map conference. PLM Road Map is a strategic conference that focuses on how companies successfully define and employ PLM strategies and enabling solutions to meet challenging product development, manufacturing, and deployment issues. PLM Road Map 2016 for the Automotive Industry will take place on November 3 at The Inn at St. John's in Plymouth, Michigan. PLM Road Map 2016 for the Aerospace & Defense Industry will also take place in November in Paris, France. This event will be held in conjunction with PDT Europe on November 8.

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CIMdata hosts a number of public workshops on topics supporting the aims of its PLM Knowledge Councils, e.g., Simulation & Analysis, Systems Engineering, and others.

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CIMdata creates custom programs to meet your PLM training and education needs, understanding that one size does not fit all. CIMdata will work with you to realize your most pressing training needs.

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CIMdata’s PLM Market & Industry Forums are the premier industry event series created exclusively for PLM solution providers of all sizes. Active for over 25 years, CIMdata’s Forum series is a leading venue to set the vision for the PLM industry for the year to come.

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CIMdata offers the two-day PLM Benefits Appraisal and ROI Workshop to accelerate the financial justification of your PLM solutions. The workshop helps organizations that are actively exploring their options for PLM, or are planning to implement or expand a PLM solution as well as those who have implemented PLM and want to understand its impact on their business.

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CIMdata’s complimentary Educational Webinars provide an opportunity for those interested in PLM to learn more about selected topics. Our Webinars are applicable to all, irrespective of where you are on your PLM journey.

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Featured Cimdata Reports

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PLM Benefits Appraisal Guide

CIMdata’s PLM Benefits Appraisal Guide is designed to help potential PLM users evaluate the applicability and payoffs of PLM in their enterprise, and to help existing users of PLM monitor the impact it is having on their product programs.

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AEC Market Overview Report

New! The CIMdata 2016 AEC Market Overview Report presents CIMdata’s detailed analysis of the Architecture, Engineering, and Construction (AEC) market.

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PLM Market Analysis Reports

2016 Modules now available. The PLM MAR Series provides detailed information and in-depth analysis on the worldwide PLM market. It contains analyses of major trends and issues, leading PLM providers, revenue analyses for geographical regions and industry sectors, and historical and projected data on market growth.

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PLM Market Analysis Country Reports

These reports offer country-specific analyses of the PLM market. Their focus is on PLM investment and use in industrial markets. Reports cover Brazil, Germany, India, Japan, Russia, South Korea, and the United States.

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Simulation & Analysis Market Analysis Report

2016 Edition now available. This report presents CIMdata’s overview of the global simulation and analysis market, one of the fastest growing segments of the overall product lifecycle management market, including profiles of the leading S&A firms.

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CAM Market Analysis Report

2016 Edition now available. This report presents CIMdata’s overview of the worldwide CAM software and services market. It also includes a discussion on the trends in the CAM industry and updates on the top CAM solution providers.