Catalogue


Product lifecycle management [electronic resource] : 21st century paradigm for product realisation /
John Stark.
edition
2nd ed.
imprint
London ; New York : Springer, c2011.
description
xxii, 561 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
0857295454 (hbk.), 9780857295453 (hbk.)
format(s)
Book
More Details
series title
imprint
London ; New York : Springer, c2011.
isbn
0857295454 (hbk.)
9780857295453 (hbk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
8332412
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 553) and index.
A Look Inside
Reviews
Review Quotes
"Product Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM." (Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission)From the reviews of the first edition:"Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is a new paradigm for product manufacturing … . The book introduces PLM and explains its importance from both the business and technical viewpoints, supported by examples; it explains how world-class engineering and manufacturing companies are implementing PLM successfully. The book provides brilliantly a holistic view of product development, support, use and disposal for industry worldwide, based on experience with internationally renowned companies. This book is a must for all product manufacturing companies of 21st Century." (Krishna .B. Misra, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 4 (2), 2008)
"Product Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM." (Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission) From the reviews of the first edition: "Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is a new paradigm for product manufacturing ... . The book introduces PLM and explains its importance from both the business and technical viewpoints, supported by examples; it explains how world-class engineering and manufacturing companies are implementing PLM successfully. The book provides brilliantly a holistic view of product development, support, use and disposal for industry worldwide, based on experience with internationally renowned companies. This book is a must for all product manufacturing companies of 21st Century." (Krishna .B. Misra, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 4 (2), 2008)
"Product Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM." (Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission)From the reviews of the first edition:"Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is a new paradigm for product manufacturing . The book introduces PLM and explains its importance from both the business and technical viewpoints, supported by examples; it explains how world-class engineering and manufacturing companies are implementing PLM successfully. The book provides brilliantly a holistic view of product development, support, use and disposal for industry worldwide, based on experience with internationally renowned companies. This book is a must for all product manufacturing companies of 21st Century." (Krishna .B. Misra, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 4 (2), 2008)
"Product Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM." (Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission) From the reviews of the first edition: "Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is a new paradigm for product manufacturing … . The book introduces PLM and explains its importance from both the business and technical viewpoints, supported by examples; it explains how world-class engineering and manufacturing companies are implementing PLM successfully. The book provides brilliantly a holistic view of product development, support, use and disposal for industry worldwide, based on experience with internationally renowned companies. This book is a must for all product manufacturing companies of 21st Century." (Krishna .B. Misra, International Journal of Performability Engineering, Vol. 4 (2), 2008)
To find out how to look for other reviews, please see our guides to finding book reviews in the Sciences or Social Sciences and Humanities.
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
Companies must meet the increasing demands of their customers, and so need to rapidly and continually improve their products and services. To achieve this they will turn to product lifecycle management (PLM), and this book will help them to understand and implement PLM.
Main Description
Product Lifecycle Management (2nd edition) explains what Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is, and why it's needed. It describes the environment in which products are developed, realised and supported, before looking at the basic components of PLM, such as the product, processes, applications, and people. The final part addresses the implementation of PLM, showing the steps of a project or initiative, and typical activities. This new and expanded edition of Product Lifecycle Management is fully updated to reflect the many advances made in PLM since the release of the first edition. It includes descriptions of PLM technologies and examples of implementation projects in industry. Product Lifecycle Management will broaden the reader "s understanding of PLM, nurturing the skills needed to implement PLM successfully and to achieve world-class product performance across the lifecycle. SA 20-year veteran of PLM, I highly recommend this book. A clear and complete overview of PLM from definition to implementation. Everything is there - reasons, resources, strategy, implementation and PLM project management. Achim Heilmann, Manager, Global Technical Publications, Varian Medical Systems SProduct Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM. Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission SThis book, written by one of the best experts in this field, is an ideal complement for PLM courses at Bachelor and Master level, as well as a well-founded reference book for practitioners. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Sandor Vajna, University of Magdeburg, Germany SThis comprehensive book can help drive an understanding of PLM at all levels “ from CEOs to CIOs, and from professors to students “ that will help this important industry continue to expand and thrive. James Heppelmann, President and Chief Executive Officer, PTC SPLM is a mission-critical decision-making system leveraged by the world "s most innovative companies to transform their process of innovation on a continuous basis. That is a powerful value proposition in a world where the challenge is to get better products to the market faster than ever before. That is the power of PLM. Tony Affuso, Chairman and CEO, Siemens PLM Software
Main Description
Product Lifecycle Management (2nd edition) explains what Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) is, and why it's needed. It describes the environment in which products are developed, realised and supported, before looking at the basic components of PLM, such as the product, processes, applications, and people. The final part addresses the implementation of PLM, showing the steps of a project or initiative, and typical activities. This new and expanded edition of Product Lifecycle Management is fully updated to reflect the many advances made in PLM since the release of the first edition. It includes descriptions of PLM technologies and examples of implementation projects in industry. Product Lifecycle Management will broaden the reader's understanding of PLM, nurturing the skills needed to implement PLM successfully and to achieve world-class product performance across the lifecycle. A 20-year veteran of PLM, I highly recommend this book. A clear and complete overview of PLM from definition to implementation. Everything is there - reasons, resources, strategy, implementation and PLM project management. Achim Heilmann, Manager, Global Technical Publications, Varian Medical Systems Product Lifecycle Management is an important technology for European industry. This state-of-the art book is a reference for those implementing and researching PLM. Dr. Erastos Filos, Head of Sector "Intelligent Manufacturing Systems", European Commission This book, written by one of the best experts in this field, is an ideal complement for PLM courses at Bachelor and Master level, as well as a well-founded reference book for practitioners. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Sandor Vajna, University of Magdeburg, Germany This comprehensive book can help drive an understanding of PLM at all levels from CEOs to CIOs, and from professors to students that will help this important industry continue to expand and thrive. James Heppelmann, President and Chief Executive Officer, PTC PLM is a mission-critical decision-making system leveraged by the world's most innovative companies to transform their process of innovation on a continuous basis. That is a powerful value proposition in a world where the challenge is to get better products to the market faster than ever before. That is the power of PLM. Tony Affuso, Chairman and CEO, Siemens PLM Software

This information is provided by a service that aggregates data from review sources and other sources that are often consulted by libraries, and readers. The University does not edit this information and merely includes it as a convenience for users. It does not warrant that reviews are accurate. As with any review users should approach reviews critically and where deemed necessary should consult multiple review sources. Any concerns or questions about particular reviews should be directed to the reviewer and/or publisher.

  link to old catalogue

Report a problem