Oracle Introduces New Releases of Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management for Process
SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Feb 05, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Oracle Value Chain Summit 2013 -- Oracle (NASDAQ: ORCL)
-- To help organizations of all sizes and types innovate profitably,
Oracle today announced new releases of Oracle's Agile Product
Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle
Management (PLM) for Process.
-- Extending the industry's most comprehensive enterprise PLM solution,
Agile PLM 9.3.2 enhances usability and streamlines processes, while
also introducing a range of new features within Agile PLM modules
including Oracle's Agile Product Governance and Compliance, Oracle's
Agile Product Cost Management and Oracle's Agile Product Quality
-- Delivering additional PLM capabilities designed specifically for
companies in process industries, Oracle Agile PLM for Process release
6.1.1 offers significant improvements in the areas of formula modeling
and compliance and also introduces a new module, Oracle's Agile
Product Quality Management (PQM) for Process. This new module makes
quality information and issues visible to all stakeholders within an
organization and across the Value Chain by providing a collaborative
environment to aggregate and track information related to product
quality within the product record.
Align Product Value Chains and Achieve Innovation Goals
-- Agile PLM enables organizations to accelerate innovation, design for
supply and rapidly commercialize by optimizing all aspects of
designing, developing, launching, servicing and disposing of products.
-- Enhancements and innovations in the latest release of Agile PLM
-- New compliance engine that enhances our Design for REACH
capability and provides support for the new Conflict Mineral
regulation within the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer
-- Improved approval matrix capability - New workflow related
features eliminate the need for process extensions by improving
the management of the typical approval matrix needs of customers.
-- User experience improvements - Further enhance user productivity
by introducing an improved audit screen, enhanced navigator and
two column title block.
-- Product Portfolio Management (PPM) features - Help with program
management in PPM by introducing stationary gates, GANTT locking
options, expanded PLM references attributes, GANTT enhanced snap
to times and new capabilities that enable users to replicate
-- Product Cost Management (PCM) and Product Quality Management (PQM)
Improvements - Assist with integrating supply chain users by
adding an option for RFQ responses and better enabling automation
when interacting with PCM. In addition, to enhance PQM the latest
release adds the QCR table to Supplier and Customer objects.
-- Integration with Oracle Enterprise Data Quality - Enables use
cases around data validation and enrichment that ensure the
cleanliness of the enterprise product record.
-- Agile PLM for Process is an integrated solution that manages all
aspects of innovation, such as product and portfolio management,
specification management, supplier management, formulation and BOM
management, packaging and labeling management, compliance and quality
management, and data syndication.
-- Enhancements in the latest release of Agile PLM for Process include a
number of improvements to formula modeling and compliance such as
extensions to allow real time visibility of key metrics in a formula
model and functional tagging to aid in regulatory and quality analysis
of a design.
-- With the new addition of Agile PQM for Process, customers can:
-- Create a corporate culture of quality by making quality
information and issues visible to all of the stakeholders in the
product lifecycle from product development through end of life.
-- Seamlessly identify and analyze reported product deficiencies,
take corrective action, and improve next-generation products.
-- Improve regulatory compliance, improve customer satisfaction and
save money by effectively managing audits and recalls.
-- This news was announced at the Oracle Value Chain Summit 2013. The
event takes place February 4 - 6, 2013 in San Francisco, CA.
-- "One of the most complex challenges that organizations of all sizes
and types face is how to innovate profitably," said John Kelley, vice
president of product value chain strategy, Oracle. "With the
enhancements to Oracle's Agile PLM and Oracle's Agile PLM for Process
as well as the introduction of innovative new modules like Oracle's
Agile Product Quality Management (PQM) for Process, Oracle is able to
help organizations further shorten cycle times, increase sales, lower
costs and reduce risks associated with innovation. This combination
helps organizations cost-effectively reach their innovation goals."
-- Oracle Applications
-- Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management Solutions
-- Oracle's Agile Product Lifecycle Management for Process
-- Agile Product Governance and Compliance
-- Agile Product Cost Management
-- Agile Product Quality Management
-- Oracle's Agile Product Quality Management (PQM) for Process
-- Oracle Enterprise Data Quality
-- Oracle's Agile PLM blog
-- Oracle's Agile PLM Twitter Feed
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