What’s the difference between PDM and PLM? What do you need today? What will you need in the future?
If you know you need to take control of engineering data and processes, you may be struggling to determine what kind of software to buy — product data management (PDM) or product lifecycle management (PLM)? You don’t want to bite off more than you can chew … but you also don’t want to get boxed in by limited applications that can’t grow with your business.
To help you, we’ve created this simple guide to show you the path from PDM to PLM. You don’t have to choose one or the other … because they can be connected: