Product development: strategies for innovation

Roughly 70% of product costs are locked down during the design phase.

Find out what Thomas Ohnemus, SAP expert in R&D and engineering, has to say about aligning R&D investments with your overall business strategy – so you invest in the most promising programs and products while keeping a watchful eye on overall portfolio performance.

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Codex of PLM Openness Initiative

SAP supports the Codex of PLM Openness (CPO) initiative that defines the interoperability, portability and extensibility of IT systems. SAP has been a member of the CPO workgroup since it started and openness is a key element of our solution strategy.

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Strengthen Your Brand

To succeed in the marketplace, your entire organization needs a consolidated view of product data over its lifecycle. Take a holistic approach to product lifecycle management – align product plans with your overall corporate strategy, so you're better positioned to strengthen product and protect your brand.

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Navigating the Digital Universe with 3D Graphics


IDC projects there will be 4.4 trillion gigabytes of data created or replicated this year. Known as the “digital universe,” this represents a 50% growth in data over 2012. This mind-boggling amount of information makes one wonder if it’s even possible to locate useful bits of knowledge among all the data zipping around...

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