Arena Blog

Adopting Best Practices with Enterprise Systems

That Was Then, This Is NowWhen cars replaced the horse and buggy, the functions that were inherent to having a horse as the “engine” were not brought over when people switched to driving cars. Without a horse, you don’t need blinders, a horse whip, or apples to feed the horse—although […]

May 15, 2018

Innovation Gets Real

“Disruption” and “innovation” are two terms frequently used by B2B marketers. When so many companies claim they are disruptive or innovative, it is hard to stand out from the sea of competitors. And too many companies just talk about innovating. At Arena, we work with dynamic teams and customers that bring new technologies to life every day. 

Apr 9, 2018

Purpose-Built Platforms Perform Better

The last time we were looking for a new family car, my wife made it clear she wanted to avoid another “soccer mom” minivan. She needed a car that was big enough to haul kids, groceries, and gear around town, and decided it was time to get a cooler, hipper […]

Mar 5, 2018

How a Cloud-Based Product Realization Platform Accelerates IoT Product Development

While pain points, regulatory hurdles, and adoption rates can vary widely across industries, one challenge that impacts every Internet of Things (IoT) company is the critical need to move fast. To ensure first mover advantage in a highly competitive industry, more and more IoT consumer electronics companies rely on a cloud-based product lifecycle management (PLM) solution to innovate while accelerating time to market. This is particularly true when products have complex embedded electronics with a high rate of change.

Nov 22, 2017

Do You Have Product Tools You Need to Capitalize on IoT in 2018?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a trillion-dollar product design trend defined by the interconnection of “computing devices” embedded in everyday objects, enabling them to send and receive data. It’s an exciting time for product companies and with the right design tools in place they can streamline processes, change directions, and meet demands for new opportunities in the booming Internet of Things market.

Nov 15, 2017

Arena Training Quizzes Prove Your Teams Know What They’re Doing

Arena Training Management is a cloud-based solution embedded in our product realization platform that ensures regulatory and corporate compliance, increases effectiveness for training programs, and streamlines training processes. It helps you create and manage your employee and partner training plans, with a single secure system connected to your product and quality processes. 

Nov 8, 2017