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    Top 5 SustainabilityXpress Features You Already Have

    September 11, 2020

    While corporations focus on product innovation, they also need to consider their products' environmental impact and the product development process. Sustainability helps to balance modernization, improve our quality of life and protect our planet and environment for our future generations. For businesses to thrive, sustainability can no longer be delegated to an individual or a special team. Sustainability is an integral strategy secured throughout the entire corporate strategy.


    Is DELMIAWORKS a Good Fit For Your Industry?

    July 28, 2020

    DELMIAWORKS is a Manufacturing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system that is designed specifically for the factory setting to streamline the process and gain visibility and control from end-to-end. Some of the top industries including Aerospace, Assembly, Automotive, Food and Beverage and even Packaging are utilizing it to have a single platform to integrate inventory management, procurement, planning, sales, CRM, shipping, production, financing and even business intelligence. Let's take a deeper dive into each industry to see how they take advantage of DELMIAWORKS.


    Migrating from Vault (Autodesk PLM) to SOLIDWORKS

    December 28, 2018

    TriMech has developed a 12-phased approach to migrating data from one system to another. Typically, with PLM to PDM, we start off with a detailed analysis of the database. Then, we move on to the definition of what you are looking to do with your data. The complexity comes with all the features of a PLM system that a PDM system inherently does not have. Items, for instance, are records in the systems that may have a file, many files or no file associated with it. These have to be converted to a file-based system.  There are several other types of PLM features that will need to be addressed.


    Making Environmental Compliance Part of Your Product Development

    November 27, 2018

    Environmental compliance regulations are becoming more and more demanding. Even consumers are starting to hold their own standards for what they believe is acceptable sustainability. The constant change creates a significant struggle for manufacturing. Ignoring the issue is out of the question when dealing with the consequences of noncompliance and public relations nightmares. How do you keep up with changing regulations and informed consumers while keeping costs low? 

    Client Stories, PLM

    Coghlin Companies Inc. Gain Clear and Automated Customer Change Release Processes

    November 2, 2018

    This week's Product Story showcases Coghlin Companies Inc. and their use of Omnify Software Solutions.

    Coghlin Companies, together with its wholly-owned subsidiaries Columbia Tech and Cogmedix, collectively provide Concept to Commercialization services to a diversified group of capital equipment manufacturers, device manufacturers and select entrepreneurs throughout the United States. 


    SOLIDWORKS Manage: When PDM Just Isn't Enough

    September 24, 2018

    Every now and then, a PDM user or vault administrator envisions a usage case that's just a bit outside the current PDM functionality, or possibly in a different wheelhouse altogether. This happens with the newly initiated, as well as software veterans. You'll use a feature and think, "If only there was a button to [insert idea here]."

    Client Stories, PLM

    6 River Systems Cuts Time and Costs with Implementation of Enterprise PLM System

    August 30, 2018

    This week's Product Story showcases 6 Rivers Systems and their use of Omnify Software Solutions.

    6 Rivers Systems (6RS) is a warehouse robotics startup disrupting a billion dollar industry with a new approach to automation. Founded in 2015, the company has brought to market a turnkey solution built on proprietary collaborative mobile robots and cloud-based enterprise software. 

    Client Stories, PLM

    Omnify Empower Streamlines Multiple Processes for Cytonome

    August 7, 2018

    This week's Product Story showcases Cytonome and their use of Omnify PLM Solutions.

    Cytonome develops, manufactures and markets the most advanced, highest quality cell purification systems available worldwide for Bio-Medicine, Bio-Industry and Bio-Science.

    PDM, PLM

    How to Improve Design and Documentation Processes

    January 8, 2018

    Are you still using a paper-based product development process? If you're a small to mid-sized manufacturer using SOLIDWORKS, it's time to upgrade to a Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Learn how PLM can benefit your business from guest blogger, Alaine Portnoy of Omnify. 


    PDM vs. PLM: What's the Difference?

    March 26, 2015

    Customers don't only come to TriMech to make a purchase, but also for advice and guidance to figure out the right solution that fits their business and meets their goals. Data management is an important aspect of these conversations because if you can't access your data it doesn't matter how great the software performs.

    When we are working with companies who use SOLIDWORKS, the answer seems easy. Enterprise Data Solutions are the best way to manage design files. The conversation can quickly get challenging as we start throwing out more acronyms, and this is where I come in.