White Papers

With Aras PLM’s market-leading flexibility coupled with the responsiveness of Agile deployment methods your PLM project will achieve greater success in a shorter timeframe. With active engagement, everyone from stakeholders to team members and end users are on the same page. 
The Aras PLM Platform
Discover why global corporations are turning to the Aras PLM Platform to reduce costs, mitigate risk, and shorten time to market.
Learn how automotive companies drive digital transformation and achieve their long-sought PLM visions to fully support development of complex, connected vehicles.
CIMdata shares insight on the Minerva Medical Device PLM solution, built on the Aras Innovator PLM platform. The platform supports medical device specific data and processes based on industry best practices.
Find out how T-Systems is using Aras Innovator on a public or private cloud to support small workgroups through global distributed enterprises and their supply chains.
Leveraging cloud-based PLM for co-development, long-term programs, joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures
Is your current PLM system future-proof? Digital Engineering explores how a resilient PLM platform can handle critical shifts like changing business models, entering new markets or acquiring companies.
Learn why many PLM projects fail and discover how to avoid these obstacles by utilizing fundamentally different technology.
IDC researchers share opportunities and challenges of deploying different product life-cycle management (PLM) scenarios in the cloud. Included are specific approaches that the enterprise is wise to consider for PLM in the cloud.
Aras breaks down the Top 10 Reasons PLM Initiatives Get Stuck and offers practical advice on how to avoid them or get un-stuck.
Get an overview of the Aras Implementation Methodology including tips for staying on track and lessons learned from actual implementations.

Case Studies

Learn how F.X. Meiller migrated to a modern PLM platform and accelerated performance for large-scale multi-CAD management.
Learn how Kawasaki Heavy Industries approaches improved collaboration across engineering disciplines and greater efficiencies in product development.
Learn how Carlisle Brake and Friction, a global OEM serving automotive, aerospace, industrial manufacturing and other sectors, streamlines data management, project management, workflow, test information management.
Global manufacturer of marine, safety and fire equipment improves visibility in document management, part and change management.
Learn how the U.S. Army improved configuration management for Lean manufacturing processes and Total Productive Maintenance with Aras to achieve Lean Six Sigma results.
Learn how Yanmar Energy System, a leading Japanese manufacturer of air conditioning and power generation systems, uses Aras for managing customer information and related product data through design, manufacturing, and service enables efficient business processes and best-in-class customer service.
Learn why AIPC chose Aras to manage formulas, recipes, packaging specifications, suppliers and more.
Find out how to select and optimize IT infrastructure for the best cost/performance depending on different deployment scenarios for Aras with CloudSAFE
Carestream Health's Development and Deployment on Aras PLM
Learn how Carestream Health implemented Aras as their global enterprise PLM system including the approach, process and methods they used.
Discover how Carestream Health addressed globalization challenges, enhanced collaboration across complex environments and applied a more holistic approach to PLM.
Despite facing the challenges of the process complexity by globalization and IoT, Carestream Health shares how they integrated systems and created the "Integrated Lifecycle Management" platform which manages master data efficiently.
Carestream Health Global Product Level Deployment
Learn how Carestream Health's implementation of Aras PLM enabled them to achieve global product level information while maintaining quality and compliance.
Find out how Carlisle Brake and Friction implemented a test request driven system in Aras for part design and development worldwide
See how a global technology leader uses the Aras Implementation Methodology, based on the SAFe Agile approach, to rapidly deploy PLM processes worldwide.
Learn how Aras's Formula and Recipe Management solution in Food and Beverage improves quality, batch traceability, and productivity, enables comprehensive Ingredient Management and more.
Freudenberg's Aras implementation spans all stages of product development, from the initial proposal phase to product recipe management and into production, all run in a single standardized process.
Discover Schrader Electronics's PLM journey with Aras from vendor selection to implementation and beyond.
Imperial Tobacco Group shares information about their Agile implementation approach with Aras.
Learn how the Conversion Server operates, see a typical conversion in action and find out how you can extend the Conversion Server to support your business processes with Aras PLM.
Read how the Microsoft hardware product team developed a single functioning PLM platform to streamline product delivery from design to supply chain. Learn about agile development methods which cut costs and accelerated delivery timeframe.
Microsoft Device Group leveraged agile development to integrate open PLM across multiple business lines in only 8 months, achieving savings of several million dollars in the first two years of operations.
Find out why North Sea Electronics chose Aras to manage their control revisions and design reuse for high tech electronics.
Learn how to successfully transition into solving your next business problem and managing the challenges that come with it with Aras PLM.

Customer Videos

Hear from Airbus as they discuss their PDM light need and what they've done with Aras to successfully achieve that need using Aras Innovator.
Watch as BAE Systems discusses their Product Long Lifecycle and how Aras Innovator provides the Resilient PLM they need.
Watch as Akrapovič explains how Aras provides a manageable and well connected IT system with their SAP ERP IT system.
Find out how Imperial Tobacco Group uses the agile methodology and Aras Innovator to apply PLM within their business process.
Discover five short tips for implementing PLM from the perspective of TitanX, a member of the automotive industry, with this user presentation.