Leading PLM Vendor to Discuss How to Decrease Cycle Times, Improve Quality and Reduce Costs With Product Lifecycle Management
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- WHO: Todd Hein, senior director, life sciences and Sarvesh Jagannivas, vice president of industry strategy and marketing, both of Agile Software Corporation (NASDAQ: AGIL), a leading provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions, will lead a workshop at the Future Medical Manufacturing Forum. WHAT: The Future Medical Manufacturing Forum focuses on the challenges that face the medical manufacturing organizations to sustain their competitiveness and to realize the potential that lie ahead for world class organizations in the medical manufacturing industry. The forum brings together industry leaders and business luminaries together for think tanks, roundtable discussions, workshops and keynote presentations. TOPIC: In the workshop, titled "Product Lifecycle Management: Improve Product Profitability in the Medical Device Industry," attendees will learn how PLM helps medical device companies accelerate revenue, reduce costs, improve quality, ensure compliance and drive innovation throughout the product lifecycle. A customer case study on Haemonetics, a global leader in blood processing technology, will be presented and will detail the PLM selection and implementation process, ending with a report on results. Best practices around the following will be discussed: single system of truth for all product related information, design history file management, multi-functional Device Master Record (DMR) collaboration, corrective and preventative action processes, and systematic change control. Attendees will leave this workshop with a greater understanding of PLM, who is using it and how it is making a difference at leading medical device companies today. WHEN: The forum runs from March 26-28, 2006. The Agile presentation will take place Monday, March 27 at 4:15 p.m. WHERE: The Shores Resort and Spa, Daytona Beach, Florida. 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, Bayer, Dell Inc., Flextronics International, Foxconn, Harris, Hitachi, Leapfrog, Lockheed Martin, Magna Steyr, Playtex, Siemens, Quanta, 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 have licensed Agile solutions. For more information, call 408-284-4000 or visit www.agile.com.
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