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PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - November 2016
米Aras社は、2016年11月15日に同社のPLMツール「Aras Innovator」をシスメックスが導入したと発表した。これに先立つ同年10月25日には富士フイルムメディカルシステム事業部が同ツールを導入する方針と発表。医療機器大手でのユーザーを増やしている。


PLM Software IBM Internet of Things Blog
IBM Internet of Things Blog - November 2016
IBM will offer the Aras Innovator product lifecycle management (PLM) platform to complement the IBM Internet of Things Continuous Engineering solution to deliver end-to-end Internet of Things (IoT) product development.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - November 2016
PLM developer Aras recently announced that Fujifilm’s Medical Systems Business Division, a Tokyo-based provider of diagnostic imaging and information systems for healthcare facilities, has selected Aras Innovator as the Quality Management system platform across global design, production and service.


PLM Software Prototype Today
Prototype Today - November 2016
Prototype Today shares an informative video highlighting how Aras utilizes the HOOPS technology from Tech Soft 3D for the conversion of all the major 3D formats.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - November 2016
”By bringing together the latest PLM technology from Aras and decades of shipbuilding knowledge, ARCOS is redefining the way shipyards modernize processes across the lifecycle.”


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - November 2016
“Shipbuilding is one of the most challenging and complex manufacturing processes in the world. To manage this complexity, leading shipyards are undertaking a digital transformation,” said Jay Pappas, Vice President of Alliances at Aras. ”By bringing together the latest PLM platform technology from Aras and decades of shipbuilding knowledge, ARCOS is redefining the way shipyards modernize processes across the lifecycle.”


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - November 2016
Focused on the shipbuilding industry, ARCOS serves as a valuable resource of technology and industry specific expertise in order to achieve desired and significant process improvements with PLM implementation projects for the digital shipyard of the future.


PLM Software Manufacturing Tech Insights
Manufacturing Tech Insights - October 2016
The industry publication features a guest article by Peter Schroer, Aras Founder and CEO: "By creating a common platform environment, call it a Business of Engineering Platform, both the EBOM and its multiple MBOM companions exist within a single database and application context."


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - October 2016
Working with Hitachi Systems, an Aras Certified Partner for implementation, Fujifilm has planned a phased deployment of Aras with the Minerva Medical Device PLM solution to support the Quality Management System, assure regulatory compliance and improve operational efficiency. The solution is planned to roll out at multiple locations.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2016
Fujifilm’s Medical Systems Business Division, a global provider of diagnostic imaging and information systems for healthcare facilities, has selected Aras Innovator® as the Quality Management system platform for product realization of the company’s medical products and equipment across global design, production and service.


PLM Software MCAD Cafe
MCAD Cafe - October 2016
Fujifilm’s Medical Systems Business Division, a global provider of diagnostic imaging and information systems for healthcare facilities, has selected Aras Innovator® for product realization of the company’s medical products and equipment across global design, production and service.


PLM Software Design News
Design News - October 2016
In a move toward design tool integration, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software provider Aras Corp. and EDM company Zuken offer an integrated platform to help design engineers manage cross-discipline product development.


PLM Software Marine Log
Marine Log - October 2016
The industry publication Marine Log shares news that Huntington Ingalls Industries' Shipbuilding division now uses the Aras Innovator platform to support complex engineering processes.


PLM Software engineering.com
engineering.com - October 2016
Aras has landed a big contract with Ingalls Shipbuilding - a major supplier for the U.S. Navy and Coast Guard. Ingalls Shipbuilding selected the Aras Innovator PLM solution to streamline and standardize processes


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - October 2016
Minerva’s Medical Device solution, based on Aras Innovator, helps companies develop and support products by structuring data and processes using industry best practices to speed time to market while managing risk


PLM Software Advanced Manufacturing Magazine
Advanced Manufacturing Magazine - October 2016
PLM strategies move manufacturers ahead with improved simulations in the Digital Thread and the latest Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications. Advanced Manufacturing magazine features Aras Innovator PLM platform as a leading technology.


PLM Software Naval Technology News
Naval Technology News - October 2016
Naval Technology News shares announcement that Aras’ product lifecycle management (PLM) platform has been chosen by Huntington Ingalls Industries (HII) to support the complex engineering processes in the development of technologically advanced warships for the US Navy and the US Coast Guard


PLM Software CMTrends Magazine
CMTrends Magazine - October 2016
The U.S. Army WVA initially selected Aras because of the comprehensive configuration management capabilities and open integration standards along with the flexibility, scalability and upgradability of the platform.


PLM Software ITPro
ITPro - September 2016
川崎重工業が、7つある社内カンパニーやグループ企業で共通で使うPLM(プロダクト・ライフサイクル・マネジメント)システムの内製化を推進している。製造業の根幹に関わるCADデータや部品表、調達・製造・流通などのプロセスの管理を含む。こうしたシステムを社内で共通化・内製化することで、コスト削減と新事業・サービスへの迅速な対応を狙う。


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - September 2016
Ingalls Shipbuilding, a division of Huntington Ingalls Industries – America’s largest military shipbuilding company, has selected the Aras Innovator platform to support the complex engineering processes in the development of the company’s technologically advanced warships for the US Navy, and the US Coast Guard.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - September 2016
According to a company press release, Ingalls Shipbuilding selected Aras to streamline and standardize processes on a single platform and remove the bottlenecks that occur because of numerous stand-alone systems and databases. Aras will be used to better manage models, drawings, parts, technical specifications, structural planning and planning data. The company anticipates more than 3,000 members of its engineering and product development team will use Aras over time.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2016
Ingalls Shipbuilding selected Aras to streamline and standardize processes on a single platform and remove the bottlenecks that occur because of numerous stand-alone systems and databases. Aras will be used to better manage models, drawings, parts, technical specifications, structural planning and planning data. The company anticipates more than 3,000 members of its engineering and product development team will use Aras over time.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - September 2016
図研は、米Arasとパートナーシップを締結し、電気・電子設計データなどにおいて、設計から製造までのプロセスを管理する方法を協調して開発していくと発表した。


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2016
After an evaluation of multiple PLM, PDM, and CMS products, Airbus selected Aras as the enabling technology for the Greenhouse. Because the Aras platform is quite flexible, scalable, and upgradable it supports the Agile implementation process used and provides predictable ownership costs because custom applications can be upgraded easily. Easy and open integration to other systems within the company was also important because the IT team would maintain their use of some of the existing systems for PLM outside the Greenhouse initiative, treating PDM light as a complimentary environment.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - September 2016
The conference brings together industry and technology leaders to connect and collaborate on strategies to address the growing complexity in global product development, systems engineering, manufacturing, quality and the supply chain.


PLM Software Manufacturing Tomorrow
Manufacturing Tomorrow - September 2016
New capabilities bring together the Manufacturing Process Plan, Work Instructions and MBOM (Manufacturing Bill of Materials) making them interdependent and automatically synchronized as changes occur. This innovation enables direct EBOM (Engineering BOM) to MBOM translation bridging the gap enterprises have and creating the process foundation necessary for Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet initiatives.


PLM Software SME
SME - September 2016
To say the business is booming at Airbus would be an understatement. The global aircraft maker, which supplies half the world's commercial aircraft, currently has booking for new jet airplanes in its commercial division that total more than one trillion Euro, pushing out new orders to a 10-year waiting period.


PLM Software Mynavi
Mynavi - September 2016
Arasは9月2日、製品開発から製造まで複雑なビジネスプロセスを管理する新アプリケーション「Aras Manufacturing Process Planning(Aras MPP)を発表した。


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - September 2016
Aras、製品開発から製造までのプロセス基盤でインダストリー4.0に対応


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - September 2016
Using Aras MPP, global product teams are able to concurrently define manufacturing processes, work instructions and MBOMs while avoiding the EBOM/MBOM conflicts, especially in products that combine complicated mechanical designs with electronics, software and firmware.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - September 2016
“We believe that the processes that span product development and manufacturing engineering are a necessary foundation that must be addressed up front for Industry 4.0 or IoT to work,” said Peter Schroer, Aras CEO. “Companies with factories all over the world need a better way to drive transformation faster which is why you can overlay existing legacy with our platform and get new capabilities immediately that directly support your strategy.”


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - September 2016
Aras MPP is built on a single platform that is designed to be flexible, scalable and upgradable, and provides connected capabilities for EBOM, configuration and change management, requirements, quality and other areas. In addition, Aras MPP is designed to integrate with existing ERP, MES and legacy PDM environments to provide these new process capabilities on top of existing enterprise systems.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - September 2016
New capabilities bring together the Manufacturing Process Plan, Work Instructions and MBOM (Manufacturing Bill of Materials) making them interdependent and automatically synchronized as changes occur. This innovation enables direct EBOM (Engineering BOM) to MBOM translation bridging the gap enterprises have and creating the process foundation necessary for Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet initiatives.


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - August 2016
米Aras社CEO、既存PLMベンダーとの方針の違いを強調


PLM Software cao.fr
cao.fr - August 2016
Aras, le « prochain leader » sur le marché des logiciels de PLM (Product Lifecycle Management), annonce la conclusion d’un partenariat avec Zuken pour connecter la plateforme PLM d’Aras de manière transparente à la solution DS-2 de Zuken pour la gestion de données d’ingénierie.


PLM Software ECI Electronique
ECI Electronique - August 2016
Aras, un des leaders sur le marché des logiciels de gestion du cycle de vie produits (PLM), annonce la conclusion d’un partenariat avec Zuken pour connecter sa plate-forme PLM de manière transparente à la solution DS-2 de Zuken pour la gestion de données d’ingénierie.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - August 2016
“Manufacturers are using digital solutions in increasingly sophisticated ways to create innovations that will dramatically boost productivity,” said Kazuhiro Kariya, managing director and chief technology officer at Zuken, Inc. “We are partnering with Aras to enable new processes for multi-disciplinary collaboration across the enterprise.”


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - August 2016
Zuken and Aras have entered a partnership to seamlessly connect Zuken’s DS-2 solution for engineering data management and the Aras PLM platform. Together, Zuken and Aras will take a new approach which better integrates MCAD and ECAD concurrent design workflows at the enterprise level for global companies with complex mechatronic environments and systems engineering requirements.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - August 2016
Aras, a provider of enterprise PLM (product lifecycle management) software, has partnered with Zuken. The collaboration will connect Zuken’s DS-2 solution for engineering data management with Aras’ PLM platform. Together, Zuken and Aras will take a new approach which better integrates MCAD and ECAD concurrent design workflows at the enterprise level for global companies with complex mechatronic environments and systems engineering requirements, the company states.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - August 2016
The partnership will deliver functionality that couples a domain-specific work-in-process (WIP) library and design data management system, with the enterprise PLM platform. The result will replace traditional “zip-up-the-directory” functionality with significant new capabilities that include where-used traceability for IP blocks and components, merging of design and manufacturing processes, and enhanced ECO processes.


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - August 2016
CIO Review devotes its latest edition to disruptions companies face in the age of The Internet of Things. Aras Founder and CEO Peter Schroer shares his perspectives on how IoT changes the nature of the business of engineering for product developers.


PLM Software Manufacturing Business Technology
Manufacturing Business Technology - July 2016
For today’s global engineering and product development teams, the watchword is product complexity. Aras founder and CEO Peter Schroer offers his thoughts about the best approach to power today’s business of engineering - nothing less than a digital transformation in product development.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2016
Based on the combination of their secure cloud capabilities and their comprehensive PLM experience T-Systems has developed Aras Innovator SaaS as an exceptional 1-stop-shopping PLM cloud offering. In this solution, T-Systems has simplified Aras Innovator procurement, deployment, and operation by not only including Aras licenses, infrastructure, operations, and backup, but also application management and a service desk in a single monthly fee.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - July 2016
Real-world success using PLM from Aras will be on display at the industry case study presentation by Hitachi High-Technologies. Hitachi will explain how product development teams utilize PLM to solve business challenges in electronics manufacturing. Carestream Health will share with participants how their PLM backbone enables global product development while ensuring compliance with FDA mandates. The Microsoft presentation shares the company’s vision of the future of IT and its impact on manufacturing, considering the latest technology trends such as Artificial Intelligence.


PLM Software manufacturing.net
manufacturing.net - July 2016
Aras CEO Peter Schroer shares insights about a Digital Transformation underway in product development. To manage today's business of engineering, new technology platforms exist to move the enterprise forward digitally.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - July 2016
After months of evaluations and hands-on testing, the team was comfortable making its bold move: Using a third-party, Azure-certified platform (in this case, Aras Innovator) as the base foundation for OnePDM and pursuing an agile development route as opposed to traditional waterfall methods. With waterfall approaches, there are long cycles spent gathering in-depth requirements, developing a solution, testing and moving into production only when the entire project is complete.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - June 2016
アラスジャパンは、「第27回 設計・製造ソリューション展(DMS2016)」において、PLMソフトウェア「Aras Innovator」の各種機能を紹介した。


PLM Software The Microsoft Enterprise
The Microsoft Enterprise - June 2016
As the intersection of manufacturing and technology becomes more and more integrated, we are truly beyond the tipping point of digital disruption with industry 4.0. Advanced technologies such as IoT, intelligence, and cloud are all transforming the way manufacturing companies deliver value in new and ground-breaking ways.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - June 2016
Another example are the aforementioned Aras PLM successes last year, including a major order from Microsoft. That announcement was topped by the 30,000 seat installation at Airbus.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - June 2016
Today’s manufacturing enterprise has watched the cloud hype with skepticism, particularly when it comes to product lifecycle management (PLM). In the face of rising product complexity and cross-discipline product development, many global product development teams find an increasing range of situations in which using the cloud for PLM is an effective approach. These circumstances include supply chain collaboration, joint ventures, connected product design feedback and others that require PLM capabilities outside the scope of existing corporate PLM systems.


PLM Software Technology Evaluation Centers
Technology Evaluation Centers - May 2016
Disruptive forces like the Internet of Things transform the way global manufacturers manage “the business of engineering,” specifically in the area of product development. Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras Corporation, calls for a PLM platform with a cross-discipline approach.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - May 2016
『なぜモノづくりシステムのROIはよくないのか? 5つの理由』をご紹介します。


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - May 2016
DMS is Japan's largest exhibition and conference showcasing the latest solutions in PLM, CAD, CAE, ERP, production systems and other manufacturing processes. The industry event gathers manufacturing and IT professionals from design, development, production engineering, information systems, research and development, quality and more. 2,300 organizations are expected to exhibit and attend the event, with more than 80,000 professionals attending from the region’s largest manufacturing organizations.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - May 2016
“Nevs is both developing innovative electric vehicles and transforming their business processes at the same time,” said Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras. “It’s an opportunity to rethink the business of engineering starting with a clean sheet for the design and development of electric vehicles.”


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - May 2016
Aras, the next leader in enterprise product lifecycle management (PLM) software, today announced that National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB (Nevs), a Swedish holding company that develops electric vehicles and sustainable mobility services, has selected Aras Innovator as the global PLM backbone. Nevs will implement the PLM backbone to manage vehicle configurations and variants from conceptual phase through product development, manufacturing and service.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - May 2016
The ACE France conference is the second event in the global series that highlights the latest innovations in PLM. Speakers representing a wide range of industries, including aerospace, energy, consumer goods and more, will share their PLM strategy and explain the success of their global Aras initiatives.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - May 2016
National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB (Nevs), a Swedish holding company that develops electric vehicles and sustainable mobility services, has selected Aras Innovator® as the global PLM backbone. Nevs will implement the PLM backbone to manage vehicle configurations and variants from conceptual phase through product development, manufacturing and service.


PLM Software CAO.FR
CAO.FR - May 2016
Aras, un des leader sur le marché des logiciels de PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) est ravi d’annoncer la présence d’Airbus et de Mersen à la conférence « ACE France 2016 ». Le 2 juin 2016 à Paris, industriels et partenaires viendront échanger sur l’utilisation de la solution PLM d’Aras, faire part de leurs enjeux et partager leurs succès.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - May 2016
For medical device and equipment makers, meeting the compliance challenge involves an array of formal processes and procedures along with documentation and audit trails to prove everything has been kept in check. Aras Innovator is cited as a technology enabling ease of compliance.


PLM Software CAO.FR
CAO.FR - April 2016
Aras, le prochain leader sur le marché des logiciels de PLM (Product Lifecycle Management), est fier d’annoncer que la CAD Society vient d’attribuer le prix Leadership Award 2016 à Peter Schroer, PDG et créateur d’Aras. Ce prix vient récompenser les qualités de leader de Peter Schroer, notamment pour le fait qu’il ait réussi à introduire sur le marché un format open source unique et disruptif dans le marché des solutions PLM pour les entreprises en parvenant à prendre le contrepied des préceptes admis par l’industrie.


PLM Software X-OLOGY
X-OLOGY - April 2016
The Detroit-based tech publication X-OLOGY gives a recap of the PLM community event ACE 2016 which convened leading global product developers in Detroit. The event celebrated "Innovation Without Limitation." The conference is the annual kick-off of the global ACE 2016 series. Additional events take place in Paris, France; Tokyo, Japan; and Munich, Germany.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - April 2016
After an extensive evaluation, Parata chose Aras based on the solution’s extreme flexibility, upgradability, and bidirectional integration capabilities. Working with Aras Gold Certified Partner Razorleaf, Parata will deploy Aras in a multiphase approach, where phase one will include configuration management, change management, supply chain collaboration, and integration to CAD and ERP.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - April 2016
Toshiba Machine has selected Aras Innovator to streamline its design and manufacturing processes as it expands internationally. After replacing a legacy PLM (product lifecycle management) data system, Toshiba will use Innovator for bill of materials and CAD data management for made-to-order products.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - April 2016
The Aras presentation titled “Beyond ECAD Connectors” by Pawel Chadzynski, senior director of product management at Aras, will take place on Tuesday April 19 at 10:20AM. It addresses the product development obstacles faced by companies with electronics-intensive designs such as IoT-enabled systems.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - April 2016
Presented annually at the Conference on the future of engineering software (COFES) the CAD Society Awards acknowledge the contributions made by individuals who have significantly affected and developed the CAD, engineering, manufacturing and architecture software industries. The Leadership Award recognizes outstanding technical and business leadership in the industry, and focus and dedication to the needs of end users.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - April 2016
After replacing a replace a legacy product data management system that was unable to meet the needs of the design department for product design improvement, Toshiba Machine will use Aras for bill of materials and related CAD data and document management for their made-to-order products. In the future, the company plans on using Aras to standardize global design processes and streamline international collaboration with ERP.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - April 2016
PLM-Anbieter Aras stellt zusammen mit dem Anbieter von cloud-basierter Infrastruktur für Unternehmen, Cloudsafe, die Cloudsafe-PLM-Appliance vor. Sie bietet Cloud-basiertes Back-up und die Möglichkeit, Daten im Schadensfall wiederherzustellen.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - April 2016
モデルベースシステムズエンジニアリング(MBSE)の権威である、ドイツ・カイザースラウテルン工科大学教授のマーティン・アイグナー氏が来日。欧米の自動車メーカーと比べてMBSEへの取り組みが遅れている日本の自動車メーカーのエンジニアにMBSEの有用性を説いた。


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
Manufacturing used to be more simple. In 1960s, most products were mechanically focused, with some electrical and other systems, depending upon the application. Advancements in electronics made their way into all manners of manufacturing products, making them "smart," or at least smarter than previous generations by adding capabilities and making their use more convenient, but the electronics were still relatively fixed, with little or no software.


PLM Software Engineering.com
Engineering.com - March 2016
The CAD Society has announced their annual winners of the 2016 CAD Society Awards. Aras Founder, CEO Peter Schroer is the 2016 recipient of the CAD Society Leadership Award. The award was presented at the 2016 Congress on the Future of Engineering Software (COFES) event.


PLM Software The Microsoft Enterprise
The Microsoft Enterprise - March 2016
Read a summary of the ACE 2016 session by Simon Floyd, Microsoft's Director of Innovation and PLM. See how IoT, product complexity and other changes impact the business of engineering and transform how manufacturing companies deliver value via cloud, analytics and the Aras Innovator PLM platform.


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
In today's fast paces and globalized world, the need for PLM has never been greater. Are PLM tools ready to meet the challenges of today's distributed, mobile world? Is your IT department ready to configure, integrate, evolve and operate a critical platform that will help manage your future revenue streams? Let's examine the current drivers for PLM implementation and how the marketing and international IT needs to evolve to meet the challenges of tomorrow.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - March 2016
PLM is a complex process involving numerous global teams working nonstop to release new, innovative products. It spans from product envisioning through retirement and involves many areas of the business. PDM is a significant aspect of PLM and ensures critical product data flows correctly from the engineering groups to the manufacturing teams in order to fabricate and produce quality products according to specifications. Integration of the supply chain in OnePDM depends on hardware product data being mastered and controlled in one system. Successfully moving all product and device data management to one platform was critical to the success of creating a single PDM system.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - March 2016
Arasは、大手自動車の部品メーカーであるユタカ技研が、グローバル拠点における製品ライフサイクル情報の統合および一元管理を行うPLMとして「Aras Innovator」を採用したと発表した。


PLM Software ZDNet Japan
ZDNet Japan - March 2016
今後、工業製品のソフトウェアによる制御部分がますます増える以上、ハードウェアとソフトウェア両方に関する情報を一元管理し、それぞれの開発部隊が逐一問題を発見し、迅速に解決できる体制を整える必要がある。EBOM(設計BOM) 、MBOM(製造BOM)といった部品管理手法にソフトウェアの情報を連動させることが大切だ。
製品ライフサイクルマネジメント(PLM:Product Lifecycle Management)製品を開発、提供している米Arasの日本法人、アラスジャパンの社長を務める久次昌彦氏は、次のように話す。


PLM Software CAD Society - COFES 2016
CAD Society - COFES 2016 - March 2016
Aras Founder and CEO Peter Schroer receives The COFES 2016 Leadership Award for outstanding technical, business leadership. COFES is the annual event hosted by the CAD Society - industry group that recognizes excellence in building business, technology, and community for engineering software


PLM Software The Microsoft Enterprise
The Microsoft Enterprise - March 2016
After a recent acquisition, Microsoft IT needed a unified way to create, manage, and release hardware product data. Using an agile development methodology, we were able to quickly build and release a new consolidated product data management system.


PLM Software Beyond PLM
Beyond PLM - March 2016
Aras is going after a massive amount of problems in every manufacturing organizations – management of Bills of Materials, Engineering Change Processes, Quality, Compliance, Regulation, etc. These problems have no agreed name in a lexicon of manufacturing companies. Everyone calls it different. But here is the problem for most of PLM vendors – majority of companies are in agreement that Excel is the best solution to solve these problems.


PLM Software PLM IT Business
PLM IT Business - March 2016
Konstruktionsdaten aus CAD-Systemen müssen mit Geschäftsprozessen in Produktentwicklung, Fertigung, Qualitätssicherung, bei Lieferanten und im Außendienst verbunden werden. Dazu ist der Austausch von CAD-Daten notwendig. Leider entstehen hierbei immer wieder Probleme und somit Aufwende durch fehlerhafte Daten. Der PLM-Anbieter Aras hat nun mit Elysium, einem Anbieter von Interoperabilitätslösungen, eine Lösung entwickelt: den „xPDM for Aras Konnektor“.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - March 2016
CIMdata’s definition of PLM has been very clear and consistent over the years. PLM is a strategic business approach that applies a consistent set of business solutions in support of the collaborative creation, management, dissemination, and use of product definition information across the extended enterprise, and spanning from product concept to end of life—integrating people, processes, business systems, and information. PLM is usually not enabled by a single technology and we have yet to see a single solution provider deliver a complete end-to-end solution and do not expect anyone to do that in the foreseeable future.


PLM Software TechRepublic Japan
TechRepublic Japan - March 2016
アラスジャパンの「Aras Innovator」は、エンタープライズ向けの製品ライフサイクル管理(PLM)パッケージソフトである。コア機能に関してはオープンアクセス機能となっており、誰でも自由にダウンロードして利用できる。
単一の部門や機能に絞った情報管理から、複数の部門や部品納入業者までも含めた業務プロセス改革にまで対応する。製品のライフサイクルを通じた、ものづくりに関する情報の統合管理環境を整えられるという。


PLM Software CIO Review
CIO Review - March 2016
Product lifecycle management like every technological advancement, has a lifecycle of its own. Various technology and non-technology oriented trends are placing great pressure on traditional product lifecycle management approaches; many of which are resulting in new ways of looking at and enabling innovation. This evolution is underway and there are no signs that it will slow down.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - March 2016
Aras, the next leader in enterprise product lifecycle management (PLM) software, today announced Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction has selected Aras Innovator to support complex engineering processes and data involved in the design and construction of thermal and nuclear plants, as well as, desalination plants for customers around the world. Aras will drive process improvements in engineering data management, plant CAD integration and workflow management, and will also be used as an engineering portal for data distribution.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - March 2016
Aras® announced Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction has selected Aras Innovator® to support complex engineering processes and data involved in the design and construction of thermal and nuclear plants, as well as, desalination plants for customers around the world. Aras will drive process improvements in engineering data management, plant CAD integration and workflow management, and will also be used as an engineering portal for data distribution.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - March 2016
After reviewing the major PLM solutions on the market, the Saab team selected Aras because of the platform flexibility, upgradability and strong capability to integrate with other applications in their existing PLM environment. The open architecture of Aras with an open data model, open interfaces and use of open Web standards was important in order to simplify integrations to existing systems in place at Saab.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - March 2016
Saab, a provider of products, services and solutions for military and civil security, has selected Aras to support its product complexity workflow for the the Gripen fighter aircraft. Saab will be using the Innovator and Minerva platforms in partnership with its current PLM (product lifecycle management) platform.


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - March 2016
米Aras社とエリジオン(本社浜松市)は2016年2月29日、PLMプラットフォーム「3DEXPERIENCE」(仏Dassault Systemes社)と、ArasのPLMツール「Aras Innovator」の間でデータを連携させるツール「Elysium xPDM for Aras」を発表した(ニュースリリース)。


PLM Software Inventor Connections
Inventor Connections - March 2016
After reviewing the major PLM solutions on the market, the Saab team selected Aras because of the platform flexibility, upgradability and strong capability to integrate with other applications in their existing PLM environment. The open architecture of Aras with an open data model, open interfaces and use of open Web standards was important in order to simplify integrations to existing systems in place at Saab.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - March 2016
Saab, a global producer of world-leading products, services and solutions from military defense to civil security, selected Aras Innovator to support the handling of complex product data and business processes related to the Gripen fighter aircraft. Aras will be used to strengthen the information management capabilities for the maintenance aspects of the Gripen, a unique fighter that unites operational performance, high-tech solutions, cost-efficiency and industrial partnership into one, smart fighter system.


PLM Software Mynavi
Mynavi - March 2016
Arasとエリジオンは2月29日、「Elysium xPDM for Aras」を発表した。 同ソリューションはダッソー・システムズ(ダッソー)の3DEXPERIENCEプラットフォームとAras InnovatorのPLMプラットフォーム間でのデータ連携を実現するもの。ArasのWebサービスAPIとダッソーの3DEXPERIENCEプラットフォーム間をxPDMのインフラストラクチャを通じて、セキュアにデータを転送することができ、CATIA V6のようにファイルを持たないCADシステムとのインテグレーションも可能だ。


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - March 2016
A feature article showcases Aras Innovator. "In the age of digital transformation of manufacturing enterprises, collaboration is becoming turbocharged. Next-generation product lifecycle management (PLM) and other enterprise systems enable advanced collaboration."


PLM Software PLM Connections
PLM Connections - February 2016
Businesses are increasingly choosing to combine new platforms with existing systems to manage product information across the lifecycle and the extended enterprise. Design data from CAD must be connected with engineering business processes across product development, manufacturing, quality, suppliers and field service. Many manufacturers companies are selecting the best suited CAD, PDM and PLM platforms for each purpose and connecting them.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - February 2016
Elysium, a leading global provider of data translation software, announces a new product called “Elysium xPDM for Aras” that will revolutionize the exchange of product information between Dassault Systèmes’ 3DEXPERIENCE platform, a collaborative business experience platform whose 3D design, analysis, simulation and information intelligence applications drive innovation processes across all disciplines, and the Aras Innovator PLM platform from Aras. As the only solution provider authorized by both Dassault Systèmes and Aras, Elysium has developed an integration connector for data exchange between the 3DEXPERIENCE platform and Aras Innovator.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
“The new connector solution from Elysium fits perfectly with our PLM platform strategy to address the ‘no file’ world of CAD systems like CATIA V6 by providing global companies with a seamless way to integrate to the 3DEXPERIENCE environment,” said Doug Macdonald, Product Marketing Director at Aras. “Having the ability to bring MCAD data from multiple systems together with ECAD designs, software and firmware at the product’s system-level configuration is critical to coordinate development, achieve quality and meet deadlines.”


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - February 2016
Businesses are increasingly choosing to combine new platforms with existing systems to manage product information across the lifecycle and the extended enterprise. Design data from CAD must be connected with engineering business processes across product development, manufacturing, quality, suppliers and field service. Many manufacturers companies are selecting the best suited CAD, PDM and PLM platforms for each purpose and connecting them.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - February 2016
With Aras Innovator, CGI Business Consulting plans to develop operational frameworks and IP for system engineering, advanced manufacturing engineering, and compliance processes including advanced product quality planning (APQP), as well as, creating an ISO IDMP standards repository for life science data used in submissions.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
With Aras Innovator, CGI Business Consulting plans to develop operational frameworks and IP for system engineering, advanced manufacturing engineering, and compliance processes including Advanced Product Quality Planning (APQP), as well as, creating an ISO IDMP standards repository for life science data used in submissions.


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - February 2016
PLM(製品ライフサイクル管理)ツール「Aras Innovator」を開発する米Aras社CEOのPeter Schroer氏と、カイザースラウテルン工科大学教授でバーチャルプロダクトエンジニアリング研究所(VPE)の所長を務めるMartin Eigner氏は、日本の自動車メーカーとモデルベース・システムズエンジニアリング(MBSE:Model Base System Engineering)に関するミーティングのためにこのほど来日、その狙いなどについて語った。


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - February 2016
“Innovation without Limitation” is this year’s theme, and sessions are designed to encourage attendees to network, share best practices and learn new approaches for the Business of Engineering.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - February 2016
The ACE conference series brings together industry and technology leaders from around the world to connect and collaborate on strategies to address the growing complexity in global product development, systems engineering, manufacturing, quality and the supply chain.


PLM Software Monoist
Monoist - February 2016
ソフトウェアそのものは無償で提供するという、サブスクリプション型ビジネスモデルで導入数を伸ばしている米国のPLMベンダーAras。
同社では2016年より、パートナー企業での成功事例をベースに開発した一種の“テンプレート”を製品の機能として順次提供していく方針だ。


PLM Software Konstruktionspraxis
Konstruktionspraxis - February 2016
Aras, Anbieter von PLM-Software, hat die Anwendung Technical Documentation veröffentlicht. Die Lösung sei ein Durchbruch für die Erstellung, Visualisierung, und Veröffentlichung einer breiten Palette von regulatorischen und technischen sowie Produkt- und Sicherheitspublikationen.


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - January 2016
米Aras社は、PLMツール「Aras Innovator」の最新版で、さまざまな業務に共通に使える情報参照・運用のためのフレームワーク「CMF(Content Modeling Framework)」を導入した。同社が2015年末に公開したAras Innovatorバージョン11.0SP5で利用可能にした。このCMFをベースに作成したアプリケーション・モジュール「Quality Management System(品質管理)」「Technical Document(技術文書作成)」「Manufacturing Process Planning(製造工程計画)」などを2016年第2四半期から本格的に提供する予定だ。


PLM Software Nikkei Technology Online
Nikkei Technology Online - January 2016
PLMソリューション「Aras Innovator」を提供するアラスジャパンが、日本法人設立3年半を経て業績が拡大期に入っている。モデルベースSOAというArasInnovatorのアーキテクチャーの利点を生かし、受注生産型の製造業からの支持や、設計者のコラボレーションニーズにも対応したPLMであることがその理由だ。同社 社長の久次昌彦氏は、ものづくりをビジネスの視点から最適化できるソリューションへ、機能を拡張していく方針を示した。


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - January 2016
Product teams that are developing next-generation systems have to integrate processes and data across disciplines, including mechanical, electrical and software. One challenge they face is the diversity of lifecycle support for products, systems, hardware and software for application lifecycle management (ALM) and product lifecycle management (PLM) such as defining and releasing engineering deliverables, handling the different pace of change and coordinating configurations across the disciplines.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - December 2015
Aras, a provider of PLM (product lifecycle management) software, has partnered with CloudSAFE to launch the CloudSAFE PLM Cloud. The platform is offered as a monthly subscription and powered by Aras’ Innovator framework. Organizations an choose to implement a private or hybrid cloud configuration without needed extensive knowledge of setup, configuration or maintenance.


PLM Software Technology Evaluation Centers
Technology Evaluation Centers - December 2015
"Aras' technical publishing software platform enables faster production of up-to-date technical documentation. This includes product catalogs, maintenance manuals, assembly instructions, regulatory filings, and training manuals."


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - December 2015
Aras and CloudSAFE announced the availability of CloudSAFE PLM Cloud powered by Aras Innovator®. The offering, available via a monthly subscription, provides comprehensive services for rapid private or hybrid cloud deployment of the complete Aras PLM solution. For companies wishing to leverage a hybrid deployment of on-premise and cloud resources, the CloudSAFE PLM services, PLM-Appliance and hosted private network options simplify the process.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - December 2015
CloudSAFE provides flexible infrastructure deployment offerings ranging from on-premise engineered Appliances to private CloudSAFE Datacenters and hybrid cloud deployments. Managed by highly experienced CloudSAFE IT professionals, CloudSAFE PLM Cloud, powered by Aras, helps businesses to be up and running quickly with a highly scalable, flexible PLM solution.


PLM Software TenLinks
TenLinks - December 2015
“Murata recognizes the challenges associated with the design and development of complex product systems, especially in regards to the increasing commoditization of electronic components,” said Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras. “Aras will provide Murata with the flexibility they need to transform their product development processes to continue to deliver cutting-edge products for today’s fast-paced, global markets.”


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - December 2015
Murata chose Aras because the flexibility and customizability of the solution is ideal for accommodating the expanding business initiatives created through mergers and acquisitions, where the ability to easily adapt to varying product management workflows is a requirement. Additionally, Aras will be used to more efficiently manage customer requirements and improve customer service.


PLM Software CIMdata
CIMdata - December 2015
Built on the Aras Innovator platform, Aras Technical Documentation takes a new approach to simplify the creation and updating of Technical Publications. During the authoring process, the solution uses PLM content directly, which cuts out rewriting and eliminates opportunities for error. Document revisions and engineering change orders automatically trigger updates, improving content accuracy.


PLM Software Digital Engineering
Digital Engineering - December 2015
Aras, a provider of PLM (product lifecycle management) software, has released its Technical Documentation application. This platform, the company states, provides capabilities for authoring, visualizing and publishing of regulatory, safety and technical publications.


PLM Software ENGINEERING.COM
ENGINEERING.COM - December 2015
The Aras Technical Documentation application uses data controlled by the PLM system to create various kinds of technical documents such as catalogs, maintenance manuals, regulatory filings and training manuals. The application is built on the Aras Innovator PLM platform, and requires the platform to run. But for customers already using Innovator, there are a whole slew of advantages.


PLM Software MCAD Café
MCAD Café - December 2015
Developed in partnership with Orio AB (formerly Saab Original Parts AB), the web-based solution allows many publications to share the same source information in a modular fashion, eliminating data duplication. Document assembly is managed using templates, ensuring publications conform to regulatory requirements, industry standards and corporate formatting.