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Kamstrup Chooses Aras with the Minerva EHT solution for Global Product Lifecycle Management


Global Producer of Metering and Energy Solutions Implements Aras to Manage Complex Multi-Discipline Product Development Processes

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – July 2, 2013 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that Kamstrup A/S, a global provider of innovative metering solutions for energy and water consumption, headquartered in Skanderborg, Denmark, has selected the Aras PLM software suite. Kamstrup selected Aras for its ability to manage complex, multi-discipline product development process involving mechanical, electrical and software components. Kamstrup will implement Aras with the Electronics and High Tech (EHT) application from Aras Gold Certified Partner Minerva.


“With Aras we get all the benefits of their open business model and a powerful, flexible PLM platform that can support our complex product development requirements,” said Jesper Lasthein Hansen, IT Manager at Kamstrup. “Together with the EHT application from Minerva, we have a robust solution that will be up and running quickly.”


Represented in 50 countries, Kamstrup is a world-leading manufacturer of system solutions for smart energy and water metering. Kamstrup’s implementation of Aras will include integration to ERP, providing a streamlined process for enterprise change management and quality from engineering to manufacturing and beyond.


“Kamstrup emphasizes environmental safety and strives for zero defects in the manufacturing of its products,” said Leon Lauritsen, Director at Minerva. “Aras and Minerva provide advanced technology and complete PLM functionality with best practices in the secure, geographically accessible environment global companies like Kamstrup require to create today’s highly technical products.”


About Minerva
Founded in 1996, Minerva specializes in the development and implementation of Enterprise solutions in both PLM and ERP. Established as Europe’s largest Aras implementation partner, Minerva offers a full range of PLM services, productivity tools, integrations and complete industry solutions. The company works closely with its customers, challenging ineffective modes of operation and providing insight and expertise to drive results and help customers reach their business objectives. For additional information visit www.minerva-plm.com/aras/home


About Aras
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Freudenberg, GE, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Textron and TEVA Pharmaceuticals. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass For additional information visit www.aras.com or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm