PLM

xLM’s Partnership with OpenBOM

xLM Solutions has recently partnered with OpenBOM to offer BOM management consultation, and to extend our PLM/PDM services, including implementation, customization, and integration to OpenBOM users.   About OpenBOM OpenBOM’s mission is to deliver cloud multi-tenant BOM and inventory management technology to meet the demands of modern manufacturing, especially for small and start-up companies. It […]

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Everyone’s Talking About Digital Transformation: How’s it Going?

Marc Young, Founder and Owner, xLM Solutions We’re hearing a lot about digital transformation and digitalization – we even discovered a new abbreviation: SMACI for social, mobile, big data, analytics, and the Internet of Things, all rolled into one trend! xLM Solutions has focused on digital transformation and techniques to expedite technology solutions for manufacturers […]

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Dassault Systèmes 3DEXPERIENCE ENOVIA

Throughout its history, the experts at xLM Solutions have worked hard to give customers options for the best ways of using PLM and PDM products. In this three-part blog series, we’re reviewing the three main products from Dassault Systèmes: CATIA, ENOVIA and SIMULIA.   In this blog, we focus on ENOVIA software. It delivers a […]

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Lost Potential vs. Immediate Practical Implementation Dilemma in PLM

xLM Solutions works closely with customers providing a variety of consulting and PLM services, guiding the implementation of new solutions, conducting data migrations, integrating PLM/PDM solutions with other technology, and customizing PLM/PDM solutions to meet unique customer requirements. I recently visited a customer to review requirements for a new project on top of their PLM […]

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Lessons Learned from the Ericsson PLM Implementation

We’ve heard them before and they’re easy to find: quotes about the positive aspects of mistakes. I like this witty one from Eleanor Roosevelt: “Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” Surely, we learn more from our mistakes than from our successes. We have seen many […]

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Migrating Data to the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform

We know that data migration can be complex. At xLM Solutions, we have developed best-in-class tools, products and solutions for successful data migrations, while working with the many PLM/PDM systems and enterprise technology solutions used by manufacturers.  Here I want to focus on migrating data to the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. At this year’s COE Annual Experience […]

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Configure or Customize Your 3DEXPERIENCE Platform for Increased ROI

Manufacturers and engineering enterprises are eager to squeeze every bit of value from their software solutions. Using the 3DEXPERIENCE platform streamlines every organization in your company, from engineering to marketing to sales. Among its many functions, it powers industry solution experiences based on 3D design, analysis, and simulation in a collaborative environment. When you configure […]

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Dassault Systèmes Community of Experts 2018 Annual Experience and TechniFair

We’re heading out to San Diego April 15-18 for the Dassault Systèmes  Community of Experts (COE) 2018 Annual Experience and TechniFair. We hope to see you there. We’ll be networking with colleagues, industry leaders and customers and we’ll be presenting two important sessions. COE helps users leverage their Dassault Systèmes solutions through education, training, networking opportunities, […]

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Considerations for Migrating Out of SOLIDWORKS Workgroup PDM

As of December 31, 2018, SOLIDWORKS will no longer support Workgroup PDM. What does this mean for Workgroup customers? You must migrate your data either into SOLIDWORKS PDM Standard or SOLIDWORKS PDM Professional OR migrate to another PDM/PLM solution, such as Dassault’s 3DEXPERIENCE platform. SOLIDWORKS is providing tools to their resellers and partners to help […]

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Takeaways from SOLIDWORKS World 2018

We’re back from LA from the big SOLIDWORKS World 2018 conference. It gave us an excellent opportunity to network with the SOLIDWORKS user community, connect with colleagues and customers and learn about updates from the SOLIDWORKS team. We enjoyed discussing our end-to-end PLM/PDM services and solutions and our expertise in implementing SOLIDWORKS systems and data migration […]

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