Cost of On-Premise Maintenance Contributed to Death Star Disaster

"Through sheer luck, the rebels managed to destroy the first Death Star. By rebuilding the Death Star, and using it as many times as necessary to restore order, we prove that their luck only goes so far. We prove that we are the only galactic authori [...] read more

Arena Helps Auto OEM Suppliers Race to Market Ahead of Competition

In the increasingly complex and competitive automotive supplier industry, getting to market first makes all the difference. To quote fictional racecar driver Ricky Bobby, “If you’re not first – you’re last.” Today’s sophisticated cars [...] read more

Walkers Don’t Walk the Walk Without Design Thinking

Kuat Drive Yards was the foremost military shipbuilding corporation in the galaxy, designing weaponry for use by a variety of factions, including the Galactic Republic. The manufacturer’s products, which ran as distinct business units, from the fl [...] read more

A Helpful Checklist for Choosing a QMS Solution

In today’s competitively compliant global market, more companies understand the strategic importance of a quality management solution to facilitate the production of high quality products fast while meeting the strict requirements of FDA, SOC, SOX [...] read more

Spoilers: Why Intelligent Part Numbering Isn’t Jedi Smart

Both Jedi and Sith blood flowed within the veins of Kylo Ren, causing the conflicted young man to suffer deep psychological torment. Unlike his emotionally restrained grandpapa Darth Vader, Ren’s shame-based anguish drove him to petulant temper tan [...] read more

4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Importing Your Existing PLM Data

In the Pulitzer-Prize winning book Grapes of Wrath, author John Steinbeck chronicles the heart-wrenching struggles of a family of farmers that migrates from the wasteland of an Oklahoma dust bowl to California in hopes of a brighter future. Likewise, [...] read more