Do you know what PLM is? Does it matter? In a white paper from Datamation, Dr. Kais Al-Timmi argues that the time for PLM has not yet arrived. PLM is supposed to be a total solution, seeing a product throughout its entire lifecycle, using "corporate intellectual capital" and not relying so much on technology, he argues. According to the white paper, the idea is also a very good one for the future—but not for the present. Visit this website—www.datamation.co.uk—to find out more about the white paper.
A new federally sponsored manufacturing innovation center to strengthen US manufacturing abilities in fiber-reinforced composites has formed, bringing together materials suppliers, OEMs, university R&D labs, and national labs.
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