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Topic: PLM

A Terrifying Ghost Tale of PLM Past

Over the millennia, Halloween has evolved from a somber pagan ritual to a day of costumes, parades and treats for children. The merriment also includes ghost stories—mostly revolving around haunted OEMs—that are spooky enough to send shivers up...

Oct. 27, 2016

Those Were the Droids You Were Looking For, Silly!

In today’s social media galaxy, news of a negative product review can spread across the universe before your damage-control team gets their jetpacks on to track it down; because of this, companies involved with complex electronics prioritize the prevention of these quality issues from ever shipping to market.The “cost of quality failure” has both internal costs (scrap, rework, and shipping delays) and even more severe external costs (expensive ...

Aug. 3, 2016