MG2035 Product Data Management/Product Lifecycle Management 6.0 credits
PDM/PLM - Product Data Management/Product Lifecycle Management
Today, companies develop and manufacture products, in fierce international competition, forcing them to develop new products at a ever increasing pace, by continuous improvement of productivity in both design and manufacturing of products. Companies often cooperate, in joint projects or e.g. with subcontractors or consultancy firms.
In order to improve productivity in the product realization process, various IT support systems ar used. However, in order to use them to efficiently support the process, these IT systems have to exchange information in an efficient way. A PDM/PLM system is the core system in an efficient information handling and information exchange process.
In this course, you will learn more about the different parts and functions of such systems, and how they are used and adapted to support aefficient information handling.