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Product Lifecycle Management (PLM): A Digital Journey Using Industrial Internet of Things (IIot) provides a summary of the essential topics of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in the era of Industry 4.0.

The book discusses emerging technologies, their contribution towards enhancing product design, development, and manufacturing. It also presents the integration of PLM, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Manufacturing Execution System (MES) along with IIoT as well the integration of mechanical, electronic components, embedded systems, firmware and software focusing on smart design, development, and manufacturing in the digital transformation journey. The book provides a high-level overview of how the smart product development through smart manufacturing materializes within the smart ecosystem.

Manufacturing professionals, designers, mechanical, electrical, electronics, instrumentation and industrial engineers, information and communication technology consultants and those working in production planning, process control, and operations will find this book invaluable.

chapter 1|13 pages

PLM Components

chapter 2|13 pages

PLM Ecosystem

chapter 3|14 pages

Evolution of IIoT

chapter 4|13 pages

Smart Product Development

chapter 5|11 pages

Convergence of PLM with IIoT

chapter 6|15 pages

Industry 4.0 Technologies That Enhance PLM

chapter 7|14 pages

PLM Using IIoT Use Case