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The Forrester Wave™: Product Lifecycle Management For Discrete Manufacturers, Q4 2017

The Seven Providers That Matter Most And How They Stack Up

November 29, 2017

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  • By Nate Fleming
  • with Pascal Matzke,
  • Jeremy Swire,
  • Ian McPherson

Why Read This Report

In our 20-criteria evaluation of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions for discrete manufacturers, we identified the seven most significant ones — Aras, Autodesk, Dassault Systèmes, Oracle, PTC, SAP, and Siemens — and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps CIOs and product development professionals make the right choice when selecting a PLM solution.

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Table of Contents

  • PLM Is A Core Technology For Manufacturers In The Digital Age
  • Product Lifecycle Management Evaluation Overview
  • Vendor Profiles
  • Supplemental Material
  • Related Research Documents