The use of mobile devices has been a transformative trend across all of IT. But is it a good fit with PLM? That's the debate.
Today’s mobile devices offer far more capabilities than just a mobile browser. They now incorporate high end cameras, sensors, GPS location and notification capabilities. PLM can offer so much more than just simple access to product data, visualization and process tasks. I believe this is where PLM needs to grow immediately.
Whoa. Crushing defeat again.
Well, Jim lost the debate in the last episode. So he had to pay up. What did we do? We had someone smash a cream pie in his face. In the episode, this one had great comedic timing.
This one was perfect. Absolutely perfect.
Tech4PD is a web show hosted by Chad Jackson of Lifecycle Insights and Jim Brown of Tech-Clarity that covers the most important issues in technologies used for product development. The shows include a debate. The loser of each debate must fulfill a painful or embarassing consequence shown on the next show.
Mobile Devices are a new technology platform that can make PLM data more accessible and bring new functionality. Analysts Jim Brown and Chad Jackson disagree about the future direction for mobile PLM.