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How do you ‘PLM’?

How do you 'PLM'? According to Wikipedia, PLM came from American Motors Corporation (AMC) as a way to speed up its product development process and to compete with larger competitors in 1985. So, is PLM speeding up your product development process? Is [...]

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“Recently Accessed” for speed and efficiency

"Recently Accessed" for Speed and Efficiency Here’s a great tip for working with Windchill: when you’re in a time crunch or you want to avoid navigating through Windchill to find your current work, the Recently Accessed drop-down menu is your best friend. [...]

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System Administration – 7 Investments

System Administration - 7 Investments What's happening to System Administration?! 7 Reasons you should invest in Sys Admin (and some you don't…) Enterprise System Administration capabilities and responsibilities are fragmenting at a rapid rate.  As a result, they're literally growing apart. With advances [...]

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System Administrator Fact 1: You run on IT

System Administrator Fact 1: You run on IT System Administrator Fact 1: “Your Business Runs on IT.” When you manage your company’s own information super highway you carry the cost of infrastructure support. If the pavement is fresh and new it’s all about [...]

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System Administration Fact 2: It’s the Data, Stupid.

System Administration Fact 2: It's the Data, Stupid. System Administration is important. Data and Information Security, System Uptime, Throughput, Configuration, and Processing Capability, all are the primary responsibilities of the System Administrator. They have a huge impact on corporate productivity and the bottom [...]

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Reusable Thinking: Windchill Garbage Management

Reusable Thinking: Windchill Garbage Management What is "Windchill Garbage Management"? Recently I came across an interesting article on the memory tuning of enterprise applications in general.  Ram’s primary focus is on Latency, Throughput, and Footprint as key performance indicators (KPIs) that can tell you how [...]

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The Flip-side of Moore’s Law

The Flip-side of Moore's Law If you’re noticing that your Enterprise System and Business Administration capabilities are literally dis-integrating [sic], there’s a reason for that.  With every advance in computing power, greater sophistication and specialization is required to manage the inputs [...]

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