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See How SaaS Tools Can Help Your Business Improve Supply Chain Agility

What’s The Solution?IT loads and SaaS technologiesCommunication between companies and data availability is critical Make Use of Data For Future PlanningUse Case In Place – OpenBOM E-commerce Customer StoryConclusion  The manufacturing and supply chain is full of unexpected situations and COVID just brought tons of new challenges to manufacturers, suppliers, and contractors worldwide.  The industry was…

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Here’s What’s New in OpenBOM – April 2nd, 2021

OpenBOM Visual Dashboard Integration with Octopart (Beta) OpenBOM for Octopart BETA status. Inventory Control – In-House Assemblies and Long Lead Items Inventory and Production Planning Improvements OpenBOM Online Support Merge by Part NumberDo not allow removal of Quantity from BOMTeam admin can delete a Team member’s BOM and CatalogsDassault Systemes SOLIDWORKSGet Part NumberOpenBOM respects Solidworks Envelope behavior More Weldment Options – Include…

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Alexa, Make A BOM – OpenBOM Introduces Live Amazon Connection With Alexa Support

I’m super excited to share the news that OpenBOM is expanding the way you can connect with external libraries and catalog providers.  We are introducing a live connection with Amazon to support growing demand in the marketplace and product discovery.  With just a few spoken words, OpenBOM Amazon Live Connection (including Alexa support) will allow…

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Check Out The Crucial Role BOMs Play in Construction

Construction Project Are Complex…And With Good Reason!How Does BOM & The Construction Industry Work Together?Project Management and BOM Why Should You Structure A BOM? Flattened (expanded) BOMTakeoffs and BOMs Why do you need BOMs? Conclusion  Think of Construction as the new manufacturing. If you’ve been following my Beyond PLM blog, you’ve probably noticed a few articles about ACE and…

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OpenBOM: Helping Businesses Facilitate New Product Development

It’s All About Data Management & CommunicationHow OpenBOM Is Helping A Fortune 500 To Fix This Issue Don’t Take Our Word For It, See What Our Client Had To Say…Read the full story here – OpenBOM Real-Time Collaboration Conclusion  Manufacturing companies are under increasing pressure to attract new customers and develop new products fast. You may think, money…

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Check out How Altium BOM + OpenBOM Integration Is Making Collaboration 10x Easier!

PCBs & BOMsToday’s talk is …. Altium DesignerBreaking Down OpenBOM Add-In FeaturesHow to Start and Create The First BOM Features, Functions, and Step-by-Step Demos In Conclusion  Where would we be as a society without our electronics?  Some may argue we’d be better off but you can’t deny the comfort and progress in day-to-day life that electronic components…

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