Industry-Leading Businesses Join Premier Global Systems Integrators, Industry Influencers and others at Aras International Community Event
ANDOVER, Mass. and Solothurn, Switzerland – April 7, 2011 – Aras®, the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions, today announced several additional speakers at Aras Community Event (ACE) 2011 International. Carestream Health, Nexteer Automotive and Advatech Pacific, along with Deutsche Blisterunion, Infosys, HCL, Kalypso, Razorleaf and Wipro, will join PLM industry experts from IDC, CIMdata, and Beyond PLM at ACE 2011 in Dearborn, Michigan USA from April 26-28.
Date: April 26- 28, 2011
Location: The Henry (formerly the Ritz Carlton) - Dearborn, MI (close to Detroit USA)
Cost: Free to Attend - No Fee (Space is Limited - Registration Required)
Details, Agenda and Registration: http://www.aras.com/ACE2011
ACE 2011 International brings together business and IT professionals from around the world to network and collaborate on global PLM strategy, industry best practices and the next generation PLM technology from Aras.
Carestream Health, a leading global provider of medical devices and technology, will discuss Global Product Development with an Extended Supply Chain; Nexteer Automotive, formerly part of Delphi, will present on Realizing an Enterprise-wide PLM Vision; and Advatech Pacific, an Aras open user, will share their approach to Simulation Data Management and Requirements Tracking for NASA Mission Design with Aras and SharePoint.
The ACE 2011 International conference is designed for companies at every stage of PLM maturity. Whether you are evaluating PLM solutions, expanding an enterprise PLM implementation or just curious about the advanced Aras solutions, there is something for everyone with breakout tracks that include:
• Basic - Featuring introductory product demonstrations and how-to's for companies starting a PLM implementation
• Advanced - Providing the opportunity to drill-down into advanced topics such as integrations and global multi-site deployments
• Business - Getting business leaders up-to-speed on industry trends, best practices, and PLM processes and topics
Expanded to 3 days this year, the ACE 2011 International conference will also feature the popular Community Solution Showcase; a rapid-fire, round-robin series of innovative solution demonstrations presented by corporate community members worldwide. Solutions include:
• Concurrent Development on Multiple Simultaneous BOM Configurations with Effectivity
• Recipe & Formula Management
• Advanced Enterprise Search
• iPhone / iPad and Android mobile frameworks for PLM
• Connecting PLM to Google Charts and Maps, and many, many more…
Sessions will also include Aras Roadmap, What’s New in Aras Innovator, Connecting PLM to the Cloud and other Aras-related topics that will provide insight into the advanced PLM solutions from Aras.
Full Agenda, Speakers, Conference Details and Free Registration at: http://www.aras.com/ACE2011
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Rolls-Royce, Freudenberg, Lockheed Martin, Ingersoll Rand, Klöckner Desma, Hi-P and ACCO Brands. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass. For additional information visit www.aras.com or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm
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