This report shares the findings of Lifecycle Insights’ 2021 ROI of DX Study. It offers new insights into the various drivers motivating manufacturers to invest in DX improvements, the benchmarking methodology used to compare companies, and the enablers of DX initiatives that are providing different manufacturers the ability to better manage the rising complexity demanded in today’s market.
Get More Value from Your MBD
Join Chad Jackson, Lifecycle Insights CEO and Chief Analyst, and Jeremy Morse, PTC’s Strategic Segment Specialist, for a discussion on MBD and the value it creates for companies. Get real-life tips on how to overcome objections, set-up teams, and ensure a successful rollout across the organization.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 | 11 AM (EDT)
THE ENGINEER’S MODERN TOOLSET FOR PLASTIC PART DEVELOPMENT
Profitability requires the right balance between cost and performance. This is a complex undertaking when designing plastic parts. Manufacturers want to drive down costs and time-to-market while maintaining or exceeding product performance levels. Suppliers and job shops must have accurate project estimates before providing a quote to avoid taking on unprofitable jobs, or losing work.
This report focuses on the plastic part design cycle. It introduces a progressive approach to address these challenges,
What is The Connection Between Accelerating Product Complexities, Systems Thinking, and PLM Platforms?
Join Chad Jackson, Chief Analyst and CEO, Lifecycle Insights, and Paweł Chądzyński, Sr. Director Product Marketing at Aras, as they discuss the role of Systems Thinking and PLM platforms have in effectively managing accelerating product complexities.
Thursday, August 26th, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. ET
UPGRADING MECHANICAL DESIGN: INCORPORATING CLOUD SOLUTIONS INTO THE ENGINEERING TOOLSET
To achieve this, a company’s product development IT ecosystem plays an important role, helping organizations develop smart, connected products on time and on budget. This brief shares findings from a Lifecycle Insights study on what solution types improve organizational performance with a focus on mechanical design.
THE DIGITAL APPROACH TO INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY DESIGN: Creating Equipment that Increases Cycle Speed and Improves Yields
This eBook provides an overview of the latest advances modern companies are harnessing to develop more complex machinery and equipment on shorter schedules. We highlight several common development challenges and the progressive approaches, including practices and technologies, that best address them.
BUILDING SMART, CONNECTED PRODUCTS: Leading Manufacturers Reduce Product Development Challenges with These Key Technology Enablers
This eBook examines the methods and key technology enablers that keep manufacturers competitive during the transition to smart, connected products. It also shares exclusive findings from the Lifecycle Insights 2020 Engineering Executive’s Strategic Agenda study.
Mitigating Risks to Model-based Definition Initiatives in Multi-CAD Environments
Model-based definition (MBD) initiatives are on the rise, replacing traditional drawings and benefiting companies across the development lifecycle and beyond. Engineers often share an MBD with internal and external stakeholders. Each party uses different CAD applications that can produce minute but important variations in the model.
SAFE AND SUSTAINABLE AVIATION: THE CRITICAL ROLE OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION AND SIMULATION
Today’s aviation industry is hyper focused on safety and sustainability. The growing emphasis on safety and sustainability leads to mounting system complexity. Organizations struggle to prioritize these tenets under the weight of new features, novel business models and operational requirements.
The 2020 Product Development IT Ecosystem Benchmark Report
Lifecycle Insights’ 2020 Product Development IT Ecosystem Study shows that demand for smart, connected products is the top driver changing product development today. In this benchmark report, we expand on the findings from the Product Development IT Ecosystem Study.
Eliminate Friction in Design: Leveraging CAD Technologies for Global Collaboration
Engineering plays a critical role in the design process, but they face a range of challenges when trying to complete project requirements. Fortunately, solutions exist to reduce this friction.
This report discusses these challenges and the new tools engineers can use to reduce the friction in collaboration.
Building A Better Startup
It is hard to build a successful startup, especially for hardware products. Startups must find product-market fit, secure financing, find the right people and much more. The goal of the Lifecycle Insights 2020 Startup Study is to uncover approaches and practices that can increase the chances of success.
This survey-based eBook documents the biggest challenges that startups face today and recommends solutions that startup leaders can put in place to drive success.