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Synopsis: CONFERENCES OFFER PDM TIPS The consensus among PDM experts at the 1999 Management Roundtable PDM Decisions conference and the International PDM User's Group (IPDMUG) meeting is that it is getting harder,... conferences, offer, pdm, tips, conferences, offer, pdm, tips, consensus, pdm, experts, 1999, management, roundtable, pdm, decisions, conference, international, pdm, user, group, ipdmug, meeting, getting, harder,


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conferences offer pdm tips consensus pdm experts 1999 management roundtable pdm decisions conference international pdm user group ipdmug meeting getting harder easier justify pdm upper-level managers hear horror stories five-year multimillion-dollar projects likely approach pdm open checkbooks engineering manager get boss accept pdm people putting pdm systems understand business needs companies match pdm solution requirements said ed miller president cimdata instance company focuses product design production managing product definition important linking manufacturing processes miller warned essential achieve level success quickly means putting system perfect pdm program 80 percent company product data management tasks 20 percent time previously better system performs 100 percent tasks gets implemented knowing sell concept pdm executives crucial managers small companies suggest solution defined problem case shomiti systems inc maker products manage high-speed networks major benefit reducing costs maintaining iso-9000 compliance brad persson engineering services manager shomiti pdm implementation plan description problem pdm system solve list project benefits plan budget timeline return investment analysis said persson keep pdm project costs check practical said andrew rodondi harris microwave communications instance rodondi suggested changing processes match capability pdm system better doing lot custom programming harris custom application ? program generates file viewing data pdf format ? written work pdm ?we thought needed originally found needed rethink process ? industry trends users ipdmug meeting heard brion carroll life cycle solutions incorporated outline future trends pdm products carroll sees web browser preferred pdm client software believes customers continue demand pdm systems work out-of-the-box lot custom programming users spend time thinking pdm carroll forecast increased amount integration pdm programs enterprise-resource-planning systems companies sap baan pdm decisions 99 ipdmug held concurrently san francisco 160 people attended conference 40 showed latter management roundtable sponsor pdm decisions 99 holds conferences variety engineering management topics year contact greg tong director marketing management roundtable university office park 95 sawyer road waltham massachusetts 02154 telephone 781 891-8080 ext 16 fax 781 891-1711 e-mail [email protected] com web site http www managementroundtable com ipdmug open users pdm systems holds two meetings year contact bill canal omni project manager bose corporation mountain framingham massachusetts 01701-9168 telephone 508 766-4227 fax 508 820-0173 e-mail [email protected] com web site http www pdmic com matrix tracks catia integration program dassault systèmes catia cad cam system matrix pdm program recently completed gedas wholly owned subsidiary volkswagen group specializes developing computer applications automobile industry software sold matrixone inc name matrix catia integration lets engineers launch cad files pdm system reads attributes title blocks catia drawings matrix permits people build view manipulate structure catia assemblies pdm program engineers integration program perform matrix tasks catia instance users promote model drawing new state matrix process catia program manipulate product structure stored matrix catia password user name default vault chosen catia display program lets customers catia retrieve view files stored cad program web browsers program works ibm aix hewlett packard hp-ux silicon graphics irix sun solaris version 2 0 operating systems contact paul b gilmartin marketing vice-president matrixone inc two executive drive chelmsford massachusetts 01824 telephone 978 454-0444 ext 633 fax 978 452-5764 e-mail paul [email protected] com web site http www matrix-one com bits bytes stock price inso corporation recently bought pdm vendor sherpa dropped 62 percent february 1 news company reverse $7 million revenue previously reported stock price plummeted $25 $10 volume ten million shares company said restate improperly recognized income international distribution agreements reduce $1 5 million recent charge in-process research development related acquisition synex previously largest one-day drop inso share price july 3 1997 stock fell $21 share $11 volume 8 9 million drop precipitated announcement $5 million $6 million charge connected restructuring company reduce costs auxilium inc recently opened automotive industry solution center pontiac michigan provide application-integration software automobile companies suppliers company info engine product lets customers transfer data engineering manufacturing computers internet employs software programs called adapters understand data formats pdm manufacturing resource planning mrp systems information exchanged programs uses proprietary tagging language extension hypertext markup language html tags activate programs done c java perform actions gathering information updating databases aspect development inc content database operations bangalore india recently received international organization standardization iso 9000 certification aspect indian operations create content supplier maintenance repair operations databases form company component supplier management system viewlogic systems inc agile software corporation write software exchange information viewlogic programs agile pdm system viewlogic product line software design exchange databook lets engineers choose approved components database design exchange datamanager helps manage schematics electronic-engineering files interface let engineers access data component properties bills materiel approved manufacturer lists stored agile workplace pdm system events cimdata pdm conference 99 scheduled april 20-22 atlanta year conference feature tutorial sessions help users evaluate costs benefits pdm understand technical requirements linking systems develop guidelines implementation success conference keynote speech director ford c3p program richard riff discuss company pdm strategy main conference offers four tracks covering wide range pdm topics contact registrar cimdata inc 3909 research park drive ann arbor michigan 48108 telephone 734 668-9922 fax 734 668-1957 e-mail [email protected] com web site http www cimdata com product data technology europe 1999 held april 13-16 stavanger norway conference offers sessions aspects product data management technical business seminars standard exchange product model data step sessions process reengineering measuring economic success pdm requirements large-scale data management scheduled three-day conference contact registrar quality marketing services beech house 1 yorktown road sandhurst berkshire gu47 9dx united kingdom telephone 44 0 1252 878482 fax 44 0 1252 877386 e-mail [email protected] com web site http www qmsstep com aiim 99 april 11-15 atlanta event focuses document information management expected draw 35 000 attendees year keynote speakers year event ted leonis president ceo america online studios talk future electronic commerce linus torvalds creator linux operating system seminars knowledge management xml tagging language workflow planned contact debbie chapman marketing manager aiim international 1100 wayne avenue suite 1100 silver spring maryland 20910-5603 telephone 301 587-8202 fax 301 587-2711 e-mail [email protected] org web site http www aiim org, com.cadcamnet_pdm_003_02_04, KnowledgeStor, Knowledge-Stor,