Our Mission

Our Mission

Since 2000, Arena has provided innovative companies with a product lifecycle management (PLM) solution that increases the speed of prototyping, reduces scrap, and streamlines supply chain management. We invented cloud-based PLM applications that enable manufacturers to deliver quality products on time and on budget. Arena provides a collaborative environment for centralizing, controlling, and analyzing complex and constantly changing product information including bills of materials (BOMs), part specifications, and change orders.

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Market Position

Arena is ranked as a Top 10 PLM solution provider by Business-Software.com. As the only cloud-based solution to make the list, we're also recognized as the most affordable. Arena delivers the promised benefits of a cloud-based PLM solution, namely: cost savings, reduced security risks, ease of implementation, and a faster path to ROI. In addition, Arena is the most scalable PLM solution on the market able to meet the needs of cash-strapped startups, yet robust enough to satisfy the demands of a global enterprise.

Patented. Proven. PLM.

Patented. Proven. PLM.

Arena invented Cloud PLM over a decade ago enabling engineering & manufacturing teams with their extended supply chains to simplify bill of materials and change management for companies of all sizes. Arena’s cloud PLM applications have over 80,000 global Arena PLM users who have affected 2,000,000 change orders, 6,000,000 design files and 20,000,000 item records.

Customer Needs

Arena PLM centralizes bill of materials (BOMs) and related product information so manufacturers and their suppliers can capture, share, analyze, and control the constantly changing product record. Our PLM technology meets the demands of manufacturers across a variety of industries by providing the following benefits:

  • Ensures one-version of the truth by eliminating version control problems
  • Shortens design cycles/collapses new product introduction (NPI)
  • Accelerates time to market
  • Manages complex product designs
  • Provides global supply chain real-time access into product data
  • Facilitates sharing of information and collaboration across the cloud
  • Enables cross-functional data sharing with ERP/MCAD systems
  • Maximizes innovation
  • Improves compliance standing
  • Offers complex label capabilities
  • Tracks rapid-fire item changes
  • Simplifies complex engineering change orders

Key Differentiators

Arena has the distinction of not only being the most affordable PLM solution but also the easiest to implement. What also differentiates Arena from competing PLM solutions is our feature-set is robust enough to meet the unique manufacturing challenges facing companies today in different sectors.

For example, Arena PLM has helped with biopharma’s complex labeling needs, medical device’s FDA compliance requirements, and high tech and consumer electronics’ management of rapid BOM item changes necessary for designing complex products.

Key Differentiators


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