Teamcenter to Serve as Foundation for Siemens’ PLM Process
PLANO, Texas — (BUSINESS WIRE) — September 8, 2009 — Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that Siemens AG has adopted Teamcenter® software as its corporate-wide standard for product data management (PDM). Teamcenter, the world’s most widely used PLM portfolio, will serve as the foundation for Siemens’ PLM process.
“Siemens is an innovation leader and sets major technological trends in all its businesses,” said Dr. Norbert Kleinjohann, CIO, Siemens AG. “PLM is an essential enabler of innovation. Teamcenter has the proven breadth of functionality, scalability and low cost of ownership to create value for all our diverse businesses.”
The PDM software tools in Teamcenter deliver core functionality for the complete PLM process. As Siemens’ new corporate standard, Teamcenter will address functional areas in engineering and product design – such as product structure management, configuration management, product structure workflow and release management – in all of its deployments throughout the Siemens global enterprise.
The decision to standardize on Teamcenter is effective immediately and applies to all Siemens units and majority holdings.
Teamcenter powers innovation and productivity by connecting people and processes with a single source of product and process knowledge. The comprehensive Teamcenter portfolio of proven digital lifecycle management solutions is built on an open foundation to power end-to-end PLM. Teamcenter is the world’s most widely used PLM solution, backed by Siemens PLM Software’s leadership in delivery. For more information on Teamcenter visit www.siemens.com/teamcenter.
About Siemens PLM Software
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with nearly six million licensed seats and 56,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with companies to deliver open solutions that help them turn more ideas into successful products. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
About the Siemens Industry Automation Division
The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) is a worldwide leader in the fields of automation systems, low-voltage switchgear and industrial software. Its portfolio ranges from standard products for the manufacturing and process industries to solutions for whole industrial sectors that encompass the automation of entire automobile production facilities and chemical plants. As a leading software supplier, Industry Automation optimizes the entire value added chain of manufacturers – from product design and development to production, sales and a wide range of maintenance services. With around 42,900 employees worldwide Siemens Industry Automation achieved in fiscal year 2008 total sales of EUR8.7 billion.
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