Last week on the TEC blog, TEC's P.J. Jakovljevic looked at the main themes of the Siemens PLM Conference 2014 he recently attended, including Siemens’ “realize innovation” strategy. Here are his thoughts regarding the rest of the conference, with a look at what’s new with “catalysts” and Teamcenter, and what else can be expected from the product lifecycle management (PLM) vendor in 2014 and beyond.
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aforementioned Teamcenter Rapid Start SMB solution (for simple change and release management, multi-CAD data management, smart part numbering, preconfigured organizations, standardized statement of work (SOW), fast and low cost entry into PLM), a catalyst product delivered in 2013 and designed for small implementations (20 CAD users can be up and running in a day), currently has 71 customers worldwide. The product has been incubated in EMEA, where it has the majority of users, but it will now be