Discover Twenty One Co., Ltd.
Introducing the secrets of business model success required in the Society 5.0/DX era! Released “Vendor Lock-in Software Democratization Revolution in the DX Era”
Discover Twenty One Co., Ltd. (headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Naomi Taniguchi) announced on January 27, 2023, “Vendor Lock-in Software Democratization Revolution in the DX Era ~The Punks From Andover~” Masahiko Tsugi) was published.
Advent of “connected world”
Use your smartphone to make payments and settlements.
Remote monitoring of equipment without human intervention.
Update the software via the Internet and improve the function. We already live in a world where various things (physical space) and digital (virtual space) merge, and we are experiencing new services provided by connected things and digital.
This new reality is being realized today as Society 5.0, also called the “connected world”.
Society 5.0 is the vision of the future society that Japan should aim for, which was decided by the Cabinet Office as the 5th Science and Technology Basic Plan in 2016. This vision advocated a human-centered society that achieves both economic development and the resolution of social issues by highly integrating digital virtual space and physically realized real space.
Under such social changes, “manufacturing” itself needs to change in order to provide “things (products)” that meet the needs of consumers. Expanding Possibilities of PLM
A PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) system is the optimal digital platform for supporting manufacturing in the connected world. A PLM system allows you to build a digital thread throughout the product lifecycle. It also allows more stakeholders from different fields to participate in the PLM system to keep the information fresh. In manufacturing in the Society 5.0 era, where the requirements for things are becoming more complex, the role of PLM systems that can build digital threads is more important as an information
infrastructure that conveys necessary information to those who need it.
This book clarifies the dilemma that the manufacturing industry currently faces as how manufacturing should be in the Society 5.0 era, and then explains the elements for building a PLM system necessary to realize the digital engineering demanded by the times.
At the same time, we have developed an open software strategy cultivated through the provision of Aras Innovator, a PLM system from Aras Corporation in the United States, and a subscription business model that achieves a win-win relationship with customers, which is necessary in the DX era. We will also introduce how Aras has succeeded in this new business model, as well as its efforts and know-how. Revealing the secret that led to the success of the new business model required in the DX era!
The author of this book is Mr. Kuji, president of Aras Japan LLC. The author, who has realized continuously transforming PLM systems such as open software strategies and subscriptions that realize win-win with customers, will introduce the secrets to succeeding in the business model required in the DX era.
This is a must-read book for those involved in manufacturing in the future, such as business people working in manufacturing sites and managers who want to promote DX.
【table of contents】
Introduction -Expanding Possibilities of PLM-
Chapter 1 Dilemma faced by the manufacturing industry
Chapter 2 Obstacles to constructing a digital platform
Chapter 3 Culture of being “open”
Chapter 4 The New World Created by Customer Success
Chapter 5 Towards sustainable transformation
President of Aras Japan LLC and Vice President of Aras Corporation Japan Region Operations
As the president of Aras Japan G.K., the Japanese subsidiary of Aras Corporation, he is responsible for the entire business, including the development of new customers in Japan and the customer success of existing customers. As a disruptor (market disruptor) that overturns the conventional wisdom of the PLM industry, it has contributed to the improvement of brand recognition in Japan for Aras Innovator, and by expanding the market in Japan, it has increased from 40% to 80% since its establishment until 20212 Achieved digit growth every year. Since the early 1990s, the early days of PLM in Japan, he has been involved in the development of PDM in the Japanese market, the introduction of PLM systems to many manufacturing industries, and consulting on design and development work. In addition to working on many business reform projects in the design and production fields in various manufacturing industries such as major automobile and parts manufacturers, major home appliance and office equipment
manufacturers, and heavy industry manufacturers, he also helped launch a PLM consulting business at a major ERP vendor and consulting firm. Get involved. After that, he established Progress Partners, a PLM consulting firm, and started to expand Aras Innovator to the Japanese market. In 2012, with the establishment of Aras Japan Corporation, he became the president of Aras Japan GK.
Title: “Vendor Lock-in Software Democratization Revolution in the DX Era ~The Punks From Andover~”
Release date: January 27, 2023
Publisher: Discover Twenty One
Specifications: 46 size / 240 pages
List price: 2200 yen (tax included)
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