Arena Blog

Topic: Product Development

Operations Managers Need Visibility to Oversee the Team

Operations managers wear a lot of hats. One big fedora they sport prominently is managing vendor and contract manufacturer lists. But as the world has become flatter—with an increase in outsourcing and globally dispersed teams—managing supply chains has become even more challenging. With contract manufacturers scattered around the world in different time zones, you can bet that operations managers would love a centralized product development platform that better ...

March 15, 2017

Turn Disruptive Change into a Competitive Advantage

Arena an all-in-one product development platform embeds QMS and ALM with PLM along with supplier item lookup supported by industry-leading component database partners that easily accommodate your ability to find alternatives for hard-to-source parts, and give flexibility to write a deviation for the period of disruption.

Jan. 26, 2017

Setting Up PLM for Future Use

In a recent blog post, we focused on how to best configure your new product lifecycle management (PLM) system to manage your existing data in an efficient and useful manner. Now it’s time to plan for the future. After all, you plan to grow your ...

Sept. 14, 2016