Category: PLM

Autodesk and PLM, which capabilities?

Autodesk and PLM, which capabilities?

The project life cycle management ( PLM) is a development of PDM approache : project data management, the PLM soltutions were adopted earlier by aerospace industry, in response of its requirements : delocalized manufacturing, as example airbus has lost  millions due to engineering defect in the assembly phase, because, the parts that were manufactured in … Continue reading Autodesk and PLM, which capabilities?

Introduction to understand Project Lifecycle Management (PLM)

Introduction to understand Project Lifecycle Management (PLM)

Actually, corporation operate over several countries : product may be designed in one country, manufactured in onther one, and assemblied in a third one.Furthermore the quantity of information that is passed from one application to another has increased.There is also an in-creasing demand for outstanding functions of products at a low price.To manage this diversity and … Continue reading Introduction to understand Project Lifecycle Management (PLM)

What you should know about product management

What you should know about product management

This post will explain important words used in project management : Milestone, trade studies,Lifecycle, multirepresentation etc... Using the correct words will give others a good impression about your skills, this post will help you to do so! Document Iteration A new document iteration is made when the electronic file corresponding to a user save operation … Continue reading What you should know about product management

Can we compare wrike project management to Autodesk PLM 360?

I saw in different websites comparison between Autodesk PLM 360 and Wrike. In my opinion those softwares are differents and can't be compared! What's Autodesk PLM 360 and what's Wrike? to understand that , we need to understand the difference between project manager role and product manager role! The role of project manager is to … Continue reading Can we compare wrike project management to Autodesk PLM 360?

Project Lifecycle Management Glossary

Talked about PLM in previuous post, this post will focus on some PLM glossary in order to define confused term and to provide an easy-to-remember reference.It will contain definition and explanation of distinction. Alternate parts Alternate parts are different parts in inventory that fill the same function Alternate parts are interchangeable components in a post-release production … Continue reading Project Lifecycle Management Glossary

Product management, ten mistakes to avoid

Product management ten mistakes to avoid based on Mr Francis BERNARD experience:“Dassault Systemes,the success story”, one of the important engineers of Dassaut system. Ten mistakes to avoid 1- Confuse your Customers with Early Adopters Customers may be divided in two main categories: early adopters and users. Early adopters love Technology, meanwhile, users want value. The term of early … Continue reading Product management, ten mistakes to avoid

What should an engineer know about design methods

What should an engineer know about design methods

Industrial organisation evolution for design process has tow major phases : Information transfer and prescription:Over the wall approach Information exchange and collaboration (1990th): Concurrent engineering and Integrated design What are the function of design process? What are the main design methods used currently in companies ? What's the function of Computer Aided Design software in the current … Continue reading What should an engineer know about design methods

What do you need to know about virtual reality?

What do you need to know about virtual reality?

Virtual reality brings together technologies that enable the immersion of one or multiple users in a symbolic or imaginary world drawing inspiration of the real world.[Fuchs 1996] In my opinion there are several things one need to know about virtual reality :, the domains that support the virtual reality , the domains of virtual reality … Continue reading What do you need to know about virtual reality?

What’s Maya Autodesk for?

Maya is a software used to create 3D virtual mock up,simulation, motion graphics, 3D animation, dynamics and effects and 3D rendering and shading. What's new in 2018? Maya 2018 provides improvement and new tools that helps users to work faster. New: UV editor workflow, look, and feel New: Clump modifier for interactive grooming New: After … Continue reading What’s Maya Autodesk for?

Why using 3D models in aerospace?- Essential keys-

3D Models are used in aerospace in different domains. Master geometry and Space allocation are essential keys of the 3D models , so what's a master geometry and what's it role? Context We know that complexe and big project like airplane manufacturing require several teams to work on the same time in different workstations over … Continue reading Why using 3D models in aerospace?- Essential keys-

Why using 3D models in aerospace?

Why using 3D models in aerospace?

What are the domains using 3D models in aerospace? What are the benefits from using 3D models?  If this is the first time you read about digital mock-up click here for more explanations about this subject. Domains using the 3D model (digital mock-up) In aerospace industry, the digital mock-up is used in different domains during … Continue reading Why using 3D models in aerospace?

Project manager definition

What's project manager definition? what's the difference between product manager and project manager? Project Manager The project manager according to the product organization is responsible for Product execution and delivery, this contains: Architecture/Platform development engineers Coordinating resources of engineering Applications development engineers Test and validation Planning & Scheduling Project tracking & reporting Meanwihle , product … Continue reading Project manager definition

What’s process engineer job description?

What’s process engineer job description?

In this post we will explain the process design, in order to explain process engineer job and Define process engineering discipline. Process design  one of the most important task of a process engineer is processe design;  to conceive the overall shape of processes and to design processes layouts. He has to take into consideration the process volume and … Continue reading What’s process engineer job description?

Why Configuration Management is important?

Why Configuration Management is important?

In 2009, SNCF – responsible for the trains in France – ordered 341 new regional trains larger than the older ones. As the data of many platforms were not updated, the trains were larger than many of them. As a result of this non-accordance between the documents and the reality, 1300 French platforms will undergo … Continue reading Why Configuration Management is important?

System architecture Vocabulary

In this post you will find some accurate explanations of some common words and acronyms used in data architecture. Server? Server: is a physical hardware that performs tasks on behalf of clients. On the server operates a relational database that stores and manages all the information What Metadata base is for? Metadata base: The task … Continue reading System architecture Vocabulary