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Engineer-to-Order (ETO ERP)
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ERP Systems and the ETO Manufacturing Market Part Two: ETO versus Repetitive Differences
ETO-oriented (engineer-to-order) systems must facilitate the near real time transfer of information and complex product knowledge for collaboration across the

eto product configurator  difference is that within ETO companies the product design is an integral part of production (if not even afterwards, during the site installation and commissioning), whereas for repetitive, standard items the design is typically completed and handed over the wall to the manufacturing well before the production starts. In volume manufacturing, product definition work is amortized (recovered) over the items'' life cycles, which are often measured in thousands of items and over several years of commercial Read More...
Top 10 Risks to a Configuration Project and How to Avoid Them
Companies producing and selling complex and configured products can achieve a major competitive edge by successfully implementing product configurator software

eto product configurator  of ATO, CTO and ETO? Number of product families? Number of characteristics per product family as engines in automobile models? Number of possible choices for each characteristic as engine horsepower selections? Number of parts needed to make a unique product configuration? What configuration relationships currently exist that will need to be accounted for in the new product models: complex pricing strategies, sub- level configurable BOMs, integration with CAD software, and rules for dimensional and Read More...
Cincom Sticks to CONTROL of ETO and MRO Part 2: Market Impact
Cincom''s latest product release covers many new bases, is architecturally adequate and remains a well-attuned offering for ETO and MRO enterprises. While it is

eto product configurator  a well-attuned offering for ETO and MRO enterprises. While it is a competitive product that will create buzz in its markets, the road to success is by no means guaranteed. This, Part 2 of a 3-part note examining Cincom, discusses the Market Impact of the announcements detailed in Part 1 . Part 3 will discuss the Challenges faced by Cincom and makes User Recommendations. Response to Competition To at least keep abreast of the competition, Cincom embarked a few years ago on technologically rejuvenating its Read More...
ERP Systems and the ETO Manufacturing Market Part Three: User Recommendations
Companies that are project manufacturers, engineer-to-order (ETO), build-to-order, jobbing shops or contract manufacturers should think carefully when selecting

eto product configurator  Systems and the ETO Manufacturing Market Part Three: User Recommendations What Happens When You Select the Wrong ERP System One of the myriad of appalling consequences that result from fitting an engineer-to-order (ETO) environment with a repetitive-oriented ERP system, which does not have, in the very least, a product configurator facility with generic items (encapsulating options, variants, and constraints), generic bill of materials (BOM), generic routings, or pricing functionality, is that the Read More...
The Blurry Line between ERP and PLM in Engineer-to-order (ETO) Manufacturing
Engineer-to-order (ETO) manufacturing needs a high level of integration between ERP and PLM systems. This article points out that ERP and PLM solutions are

eto product configurator  average manufacturer. In the ETO sector, the quantity of each product is usually small—unlike mass production manufacturing. This manufacturing process allows for a certain percentage of rework and scrap and costs are allocated to finished products without significant increase on unit price. For ETO companies to avoid catastrophic wastes in manufacturing processes, they have to make sure that the design department knows what can be made on the shop floor and that the production side always works on the Read More...
Digitize Your Product Strategy
Unfortunately, the portfolio management processes that experts have advocated for years—and that many organizations have implemented—often take the form of semi

eto product configurator  Your Product Strategy Unfortunately, the portfolio management processes that experts have advocated for years—and that many organizations have implemented—often take the form of semi-annual or even annual meetings. However, this often raises balance or alignment issues only after millions of dollars have been spent. What’s needed is real-time information that can be used to conduct continuous, automated assessment of portfolio status. Read More...
Product Lifecycle Management Challenges: From Solution Evaluation to Kickoff
In future, companies will be releasing products practically every other day, due to fierce global competition, and the significance of product lifecycle

eto product configurator  Lifecycle Management Challenges: From Solution Evaluation to Kickoff Introduction In the first part of this series, we explored some of the difficulties inherent in selecting a product lifecycle management (PLM) system, including the usual psychological resistance to change, as well as ways of managing and preparing for this change. One of the strongest weapons in the arsenal of change management turned out to be the PLM system document, which outlines the company''s vision for the PLM system. We Read More...
“Big Data” in the Age of Mass Customization and Product Proliferation
Many organizations struggle to make sense of their big data owing partly to product proliferation. Traditional analytics and data management tools simply do not

eto product configurator  Data” in the Age of Mass Customization and Product Proliferation Many organizations struggle to make sense of their big data owing partly to product proliferation. Traditional analytics and data management tools simply do not provide visibility into the sheer number of product variants and options available as well as customer buying trends. See how Emcien’s pattern-based analytics enables analysis of customer buying patterns so that companies can improve the customer experience and increase Read More...
The Best-kept Secret in the Product Lifecycle Management Mid-market
The name Omnify Software may hardly come to mind when one thinks of the product lifecycle management (PLM) leaders, but that might change down the track

eto product configurator  Best-kept Secret in the Product Lifecycle Management Mid-market In the past decade or so of our coverage of numerous topics in the enterprise applications space, every now and then, we come across a vendor whose value proposition, product offering, and install base deserve much more credit and awareness than IT pundits acknowledge. One example of this is privately-funded Omnify Software , the Andover, Massachusetts, (US)-based provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions. The vendor’s Read More...
PTC Windchill 9.0 for Product Lifecycle Management Certification Report
Parametric Technology Corporation''s (PTC''s) product lifecycle management (PLM) solution, Windchill 9.0, is now TEC Certified. The certification seal is a

eto product configurator  Windchill 9.0 for Product Lifecycle Management Certification Report TEC Product Certification Report: PTC Windchill 9.0 If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. TEC provides decision support systems (DSS) that enable stakeholders to objectively identify the software products that best fit their company''s unique business and systems requirements, and that contribute most effectively to superior business performance. Source: Read More...
Mastering Process to Improve Product Development
With the promise of transforming the way products are developed, product lifecycle management (PLM) is one of the fastest growing areas of technology investment

eto product configurator  Process to Improve Product Development With the promise of transforming the way products are developed, product lifecycle management (PLM) is one of the fastest growing areas of technology investment for retailers and brands alike. Best-practice experience shows that the most successful PLM implementations are initiated to support an organization’s key strategic objectives, and ultimately improve profitability through enhanced operational efficiency. Find out more. Read More...
Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software Evaluation Report
This comprehensive product lifecycle management (PLM) Software Evaluation Report models modern product and design-related aspects of PLM for both discrete and

eto product configurator  Lifecycle Management (PLM) Software Evaluation Report This comprehensive product lifecycle management (PLM) Software Evaluation Report models modern product and design-related aspects of PLM for both discrete and process industries. It details product development and portfolio management, manufacturing process management, ideation and requirements management, service data, and regulatory and compliance criteria. This comprehensive Software Evaluation Report incorporates the criteria of TEC''s other Read More...
Product Information Management (PIM) RFI/RFP Template
Integration with Back-Office Systems, Product Information Repository, Data Distribution and Synchronization, Employee Productivity, Application Technology

eto product configurator  Information Management (PIM) RFI/RFP Template Integration with Back-Office Systems, Product Information Repository, Data Distribution and Synchronization, Employee Productivity, Application Technology Read More...
Preparing for Product Development in Process Manufacturing
Combining process industry–oriented product lifecycle management capabilities with process manufacturing–oriented enterprise resource planning ones can help

eto product configurator  spark plugs, axes, chassis, carburetor, and engine block. Thus, where with discrete manufacturing one talks of parts or components, with process manufacturing one speaks of ingredients. Similarly, formulas take the place of bills of materials (BOMs), and convertible units of measure (i.e., pounds, bags, boxes, ounces, and liters) can be related to units. Thus, food, beverages, chemicals, paints, drugs, and many consumer packaged good s (CPG) are produced quite differently than their discrete Read More...
Benefits of Global Product Development
Find out in benefits of global product development.

eto product configurator  of Global Product Development Global product development is the natural evolution of outsourcing and offshoring . Done right, it can make your company significantly more productive. For growth-oriented companies, it means increased capacity and capability. For profit-oriented companies, global product development can translate into reduced costs and improved profits. But are you aware of all the opportunities—and risks —that come along with it? Find out in Benefits of Global Product Read More...

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