RADICAL SIMPLIFICATION

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius—and a lot of courage—to move in the opposite direction. – Economist, E.F. Schumacher. Underneath the …

THE L IN PLM?

Do you need to get a “Life”? Many companies are struggling to get beyond PDM within Engineering to full PLM with end-to-end lifecycle management. What happened to the “L” in …

Digital Thread

Promise of the Digital Thread

What happens after a rocket unintentionally explodes or a plane crashes or some other catastrophic event occurs? Tracing critical information back from the actual unit that failed to its specific …

Digital Twin

Exploring the Digital Twin… Some More

Thanks everybody for all the feedback on my previous post, Exploring the Digital Twin. Seemed like there was pretty consistent consensus about some of the basic characteristics of Digital Twins, …

Digital Twin

Exploring the Digital Twin

What is a Digital Twin? It’s one of those questions that if you ask 3 people, you’ll get 5 answers. It’s clearly a hot topic. It was on Gartner’s Top 10 Strategic …