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Lattice Technology Joins the Aras Partner Program

Leading Global Software Developer Brings 3D Digital Manufacturing Technology to the Aras PLM Software Community

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – June 13, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that Lattice Technology, a premier developer of 3D digital manufacturing software, has joined the Aras Partner Program. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with offices worldwide, Lattice Technology serves the Global 500 and their supply chain, enabling companies to accelerate time to market, increase product quality and reduce costs. The company has more than 500,000 users at 2,000 companies including market leaders Canon, Hitachi, MAN Trucks, SONY and Toyota.

Lattice Technology solutions use the XVL format to correctly condense 3D data making it possible to be used on regular desktop hardware while at the same time retaining the usability and functionality needed by manufacturers. The company’s software is easily integrated with enterprise IT to facilitate quicker and more precise development of parts and products. Lattice solutions provide ample support in two key areas of digital manufacturing: Digital Mockup and Documentation for Manufacture. This allows manufacturers to create digital mockups, process designs, kinematic simulation, design review, process instructions and illustrations. To learn more about Lattice Technology please visit

“Lattice Technology solutions enable manufacturers to seamlessly leverage their 3D CAD data in design review, BOM and parts lists, print and digital work instructions and more. We welcome Lattice Technology to the Aras Partner Program and we look forward to bringing the capabilities of their technology to the Aras community,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras.

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