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Top 10 PLM Pitfalls to Avoid

Top 10 PLM Pitfalls to AvoidJohn Stark Associates and Essig PLM White Paper Summary

This newly updated easy-to-digest white paper summary will help you avoid the pitfalls to save time, money, and aggravation when launching a PLM initiative.

We are pleased to announce an update to the Top 10 PLM Pitfalls white paper summary. This paper was first produced for a joint Web seminar series developed by Essig PLM and leading PLM authority, Dr. John Stark, ( Since its first issue in late 2005, people from over 1,000 companies around the world have requested copies. In addition, it has been reprinted in a number of publications where it was called "irresistibly practical" and sparked a number of discussion threads.

Based on years of experience, guiding thousands of companies to PLM success - well before PLM was even acronym, Dr. John Stark and Essig PLM have laid out 10 simple but very powerful "PLM Pitfalls to Avoid". This paper has helped many companies. It can help you steer your PLM initiative around common hurdles and pitfalls that might otherwise cost you money and time, and stand in your way to PLM success.

Top 10 PLM Pitfalls to Avoid