SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHO: Ray Hein, vice president of product strategy at Agile Software Corporation (NASDAQ: AGIL), a leading provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions, will be participating in a panel titled "Driving Advanced Functions in PLM" at the Collaborative Products Development Associates (CPDA) PLM Road Map Conference. In addition, Wolfgang Ortmayr, quality manager and engineering systems manager of MAGNA STEYR North America, Rudolf Wedenig, system analyst of MAGNA STEYR AG, and Mathias Zagel, director of product strategy and management at Agile will present "From Concept to Configured Product." WHAT: PLM Road Map 2005 is a strategic conference focused on the critical tradeoffs that shape product development. At PLM Road Map 2005, attendees will have the opportunity to hear first hand which issues are currently confronting end users. Presentations will cover collaboration across the enterprise, knowledge capture and reuse, the business benefits of PLM integration, PLM interoperability, the tradeoffs of open CAD and tight integration, product development platforms to meet the needs of commonality and variety, up-front simulation, up-front manufacturing process constraints, SOA reuse of software modules as Web services, and more. In the joint MAGNA STEYR-Agile presentation, attendees will learn how PLM supports the innovation process and how MAGNA STEYR successfully manages product variants and the corresponding complexity with the PLM solution. In the panel "Driving Advanced Functions in PLM," CPDA analyst Michel Vrinat will review constructive actions that can drive results in PLM. WHEN/WHERE: CPDA's PLM Road Map 2005 is taking place September 28-29, 2005 at the Dearborn Inn, located at 20301 Oakwood Boulevard in Dearborn, Michigan. For more information on the conference, go to www.cpd-associates.com. About Agile Software Corporation
Agile Software Corporation helps companies drive profits, accelerate innovation, reduce costs, and ensure regulatory compliance throughout the product lifecycle. With a broad suite of enterprise class PLM solutions, time-to-value focused implementations, and a unique Guaranteed Business ResultsSM program, Agile helps companies get the most from their products. Alcatel, Boeing, Dell Inc., Flextronics International, Hitachi, Leapfrog, Lockheed Martin, Magna Steyr, Siemens, QUALCOMM and ZF are among the over 10,000 customers in the automotive, aerospace and defense, consumer products, electronics, high tech, industrial products, and life sciences industries that use Agile solutions. For more information, call 408-284-4000 or visit www.agile.com.
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