Subscriber Upgrades

Preserve Your Investment and be Ready for What’s Next

Upgradeable by Design

Aras guarantees and executes platform upgrades as part of the subscription, so customers never fall technologically behind. The Aras platform is designed to encourage business specific requirements by offering a strategic approach to customizations without negatively affecting the ability to upgrade. Investments made in customizations are never lost as part of the upgrade process.

Insitu’s Upgrade Success Story

Discover how Insitu, a leading manufacturer of unmanned aerial vehicles, benefits from regular upgrades in order to take advantage of the Aras Platform's latest features and capabilities.

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Avoid Instant Legacy

Read Aras’ perspective on system upgrades in “Are Free Upgrades Too Good to be True?” See that it is possible to customize and upgrade while avoiding instant legacy.
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CIMdata Commentary

The Aras PLM Platform is engineered to be highly configurable—even customizable—without resulting in expensive, complex, and time-consuming version-to-version upgrades and re-implementations.

An Analyst Speaks

Analyst Chad Jackson asked an Aras customer, “Does Aras really support you and do your upgrades for you when a new release comes out, even though you might have customizations?” Watch his response.

Resilient Characteristics

Analyst Chad Jackson asked an Aras customer, “Does Aras really support you and do your upgrades for you when a new release comes out, even though you might have customizations?” Watch his response.

Inside the Aras Platform

Discover how Aras’ unique service-oriented architecture enables many of the world’s leading companies to digitally transform their processes for rapid innovation and growth.

Aras’ superior performance, with annual revenue growth for years at more than 30%, and superior innovation roadmap, enabling its clients to upgrade on average every 18 months to exploit modern technologies, support its strategy to fully support the digital thread and twin capabilities for manufacturers with an open low code platform.

- The Forrester Wave™: Product Lifecycle Management for Discrete Manufacturers, Q1 2023

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