Product Lifecycle Management: The Digital Thread Foundation

Product lifecycle management is the power behind manufacturers leveraging the competitive advantages of digital thread/twin, generative design, additive manufacturing, industrial IoT, and augmented reality to drive innovation. Disconnected enterprise systems and silos throughout the product development process keep crucial data from those who need it most. Our out-of-the-box applications serve to orchestrate multi-system data, enabling your team to break down silos, reduce time-to-market, decrease costs, improve quality, and drive further innovation.

Use Cases

PTC’s PLM software creates and extends the digital thread across the enterprise driving critical business value.

Change Management

Make fast-paced, dynamic changes across the enterprise.

Get In Sync

Quality Management

Transform service issues into closed-loop product improvements.

Improve Your Products

Enterprise Collaboration

Expert and non-expert stakeholders collaborate with role-based apps.

Get Strategic

Concurrent Engineering

Information seamlessly flows between engineering and manufacturing.

Follow the Data

Configuration Management

Create product variations for mass personalization.

Get Personal

Engineering Productivity

Manage product data across engineering teams.

Control Your Data

Discover Windchill

With breakthrough PLM capabilities, Windchill’s industry-leading software provides a single digital product definition for product and process data across the enterprise. With an open architecture to easily integrate with other enterprise systems and comprehensive functionality, you'll enable your entire organization with a digital thread of information to speed time to market, improve product quality, decrease costs—and so much more.

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ThingWorx Navigate

ThingWorx Navigate

ThingWorx Navigate enables stakeholders throughout the organization to easily access the rich data stored within the organization’s enterprise system—no training required. With out-of-the-box (OOTB) role and task-based apps that provide contextualized information, ThingWorx Navigate helps users spend less time searching for data and more time developing, manufacturing, selling, and supporting world class products.

Control Your Data
PLM Solutions in the Cloud

PLM Solutions in the Cloud

With Windchill on Microsoft Azure, you can deploy quickly and establish a strong product lifecycle management foundation. This cloud-based solution is easier than ever to configure and scales to fit your needs. PTC Cloud Solutions enables you to increase your margins, secure your data, outperform the competition.

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