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GETRAG FORD Transmissions to Present at Aras ACE International Conference May 1-3

Presentation Features Aras as a Unified Platform for Software Development Application Lifecycle Management (AML), Planning, Quality Assurance, CAPA and more

ANDOVER, Mass. and Munich, Germany – April 4, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that GETRAG FORD Transmissions, a joint venture of GETRAG and Ford of Europe, will present at ACE 2012 International, Aras’s global conference which takes place May 1-3 in Troy, Michigan, USA. Rolf Hüsemann, GETRAG Ford Transmissions Manager of Engineering Systems and PLM, will present on Aras as a Platform for Global PLM Process Standardization and Efficiency Improvement.

GETRAG FORD Transmissions is a full service global automotive supplier specializing in the development and production of transmission systems for passenger cars, SUVs, light commercial vehicles and motorcycles. ACE 2012 attendees will learn how GETRAG Ford Transmissions has implemented Aras as a Unified Platform for Software Development Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), Product Development, Budget Planning, Quality Assurance, Traceability and Safety, 8D and Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA), Enterprise Workflow, Reporting & KPIs, and more.

ACE 2012 International - May 1-3, 2012
Location: Detroit Marriot Troy - Troy, MI (close to Detroit USA)
Cost: Free to Attend - No Fee (Registration Required)
Details and Registration:

About ACE 2012 Intenrational
ACE 2012 International brings together business and technology professionals from around the world to learn and collaborate on PLM best practices that address enterprise process challenges from global product development to outsourced manufacturing and systems engineering complexity. The theme of the 2012 conference is “Be Different” which emphasizes the power of the Aras solution suite and advanced PLM platform, and how enterprises use Aras to differentiate, innovate and compete on process superiority.

Whether you're just forming your PLM strategy or expanding your Aras deployment, ACE 2012 International is an excellent opportunity to get the latest PLM best practices, find out about Aras from leading global companies and talk with people who have achieved results with Aras. For the completed agenda and conference details, please visit

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 or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm