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Developing Safe Autonomous Vehicles for Innovative Transportation Experiences

  • A CIMdata Commentary:
  • Siemens PLM Software (Siemens) has a deep understanding of the verification and validation challenges faced by the automotive industry related to safety certification of autonomous vehicles. Simulation offerings by Siemens are not only helping manufacturers develop safe and certifiable AVs, they also are versatile for developing innovative vehicle architectures and interior concepts that could help develop new autonomous mobility experiences.
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Rethinking the Enterprise: Inforum 2018

  • A CIMdata Commentary:
  • On September 24-27, 2018, Infor, a leading enterprise software firm, held Inforum 2018, their annual customer event, in Washington, DC. Infor is a company of many brands that, under the leadership of CEO Charles Phillips, is making the pivot to the cloud by offering CloudSuites, industry-focused bundles of Infor solutions built around an Infor enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution focused on that industry.
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Generating the Next Step: Autodesk Accelerate 2018

  • A CIMdata Commentary:
  • CIMdata had the pleasure to attend the 5th annual Autodesk Accelerate event in Toronto, Canada in September. As in past events, the crowd of approximately 275 was a good mix of Autodesk Fusion Lifecycle customers, prospects, partners, and Autodesk staff. The event was held at the MaRS Innovation.
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Aras Addresses the Expanding Simulation and Analysis Market

  • A CIMdata Highlight:
  • CIMdata applauds Aras’ entry into this application area of PLM and looks forward to tracking their progress in deploying SPDM solutions for the industry.
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Custom Market Research

CIMdata conducts custom research for our clients covering a wide range of PLM related issues. Examples of custom research are:

Competitive analysis

This research provides PLM solution suppliers with a review of their competitive position by program, industry and market against selected competitors. Such analyses include assessments of strengths and weaknesses in multiple areas, e.g., company, PLM program, sales and marketing, and product suite.

Specific market analyses

Detailed analyses of a specific market segment such as digital manufacturing or electrical and electronics that provide a company with a definition of the segment, the potential business opportunity in that segment, and what must be done by the company to be successful in that segment. Market analyses may also include identification of current and potential competitors.

White papers

CIMdata will conduct research and then author white papers on PLM related topics. These may include definition and review of emerging PLM initiatives, case studies on the application of PLM to a specific business issue or function and other topics of interest. These white papers may be developed for internal or external use by the contracting company.

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CIMdata will conduct and document a detailed PLM program review for a supplier. These reviews include a company profile, PLM strategy assessment, and an in-depth analysis of the company’s PLM products and services.

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Featured Cimdata Reports

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.

PLM Market Analysis Reports

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.

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, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Russia, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

Simulation & Analysis Market Analysis Report

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.

CAM Market Analysis Report

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.