Manufacturers striving to deliver growth are faced with tighter research and development budgets, limited human and capital resources, value-conscious customers and consumers, growing compliance requirements, and global supply chains. Leading manufacturers are turning to product lifecycle management (PLM) to manage critical product information as a single source of truth with distributed global teams, across the extended supply chain, and throughout the entire product lifecycle.

But too often, companies embark on their PLM journeys without a coordinated, cross-functional plan of action. Regardless of your PLM platform, implementation history or level of maturity, this white paper explores how to develop a comprehensive PLM strategy to drive the most benefit within your organization.