News and updates about life at Upchain and product features we’ve got in the works.

Smart Industry 2018 Summary


We just got back from the 4th annual Smart Industry 2018 Manufacturing Technology Conference, where we learned all about the state of digital transformation in manufacturing. Here's our 5-point summary. 1. Digital transformation in manufacturing doesn't have to be hard One consistent theme was that digital transformation, IoT, Industry 4.0 — they don't have to be clunky, multi-million dollar projects. It [...]

Smart Industry 2018 Summary2018-12-12T13:56:20+00:00

Smart Industry 2018


We're excited to announce we're attending Smart Industry 2018. Smart Industry 2018 is a conference dedicated to transforming the way manufacturers work. The conference will feature discussions and exhibits of the digital strategies that Industry 4.0 leaders use. Taking place in Chicago from September 24th-26th, Smart Industry 2018 brings together 300 manufacturing executives from medium and enterprise sized firms. These industry [...]

Smart Industry 20182018-12-12T13:54:30+00:00

PLM Connection 2018


We're excited to announce that we'll be attending Siemens PLM Connection Americas 2018. This event will be taking place June 4-7 in Phoenix, Arizona and is one of the largest PLM user-led conferences in the world. PLM Connection Over the course of the week, the 2000+ attendees at PLM Connection will learn how to unite manufacturing operations, organizational processes and product [...]

PLM Connection 20182018-12-12T11:42:11+00:00

Meet the Upchainers: Imran B


Welcome to Meet the Upchainers, where we meet the people who make Upchain actually work and make next generation PLM a reality. Imran is our solutions consultant. He helps us understand our client’s business needs and translates those needs into actual solutions. We chatted about what brought him over to Upchain after 10 years in the industry. What do you do for Upchain? I’m [...]

Meet the Upchainers: Imran B2018-12-12T11:31:30+00:00

Meet the Upchainers: Catherine F


Welcome to Meet the Upchainers, where we meet the people who make Upchain actually work and make next generation PLM a reality. Catherine Feng is our Salesforce operations extraordinaire. She's been working to keep sales teams happy by building systems they'll actually use for years now. We chatted about when she joined Upchain and what's got her excited about the future. [...]

Meet the Upchainers: Catherine F2018-12-12T11:29:37+00:00

Meet the Upchainers: David C


By Spencer Grover Welcome to Meet the Upchainers, where we meet the people who make Upchain actually work and make next generation PLM a reality. David Cho is our resident MDR and comes to us from a background managing logistics for major organizations He recently went back to school to get his degree in economics and finance from York University. [...]

Meet the Upchainers: David C2018-12-12T14:27:52+00:00

Upchain Is on the Move!


By Spencer Grover Change is afoot at the Upchain office. We’ve moved into some pretty nice digs at OneEleven from our cozy home at WeWork. We have nothing but love for our WeWork family, but we’re growing so fast we need more space to expand (pssst check out our careers page if you want to be an Upchain-er too!) We’re [...]

Upchain Is on the Move!2018-12-12T14:25:23+00:00

Upchain Is Excited for Accelerated Growth


By John Laslavic Since we started Upchain, we’ve been laser-focused on making collaboration easier for everyone in the value chain and bringing a collaborative product development process to as many people as possible. And recently, we’ve taken a huge step forward. We’re happy to report that we’ve closed our series A round for $7.4 million, led by OpenText Enterprise App [...]

Upchain Is Excited for Accelerated Growth2018-12-12T14:20:09+00:00

Greater Than The Sum of Its Parts


By John Laslavic Welcome to Upchain! We’re a cloud-based PLM platform that’s designed to bring the power of collaborative product lifecycle management to the entire value chain. At Upchain, our vision is a world where  data is integrated and interconnected across different organizations and structures, and everyone has access to mission-critical files. We want to make it so that collaboration drives [...]

Greater Than The Sum of Its Parts2018-12-12T14:16:18+00:00

Solidworks World


We're excited to be attending Solidworks World from February 4th-8th. Solidworks World is being held at the Los Angeles Convention Center in L.A., California. The event is hosted by Solidworks, a CAD software by Dassault Systemes. Solidworks World Solidworks World is a community event for the engineers and designers who use Solidworks as their primary innovation tool. With an anticipated 5,000 [...]

Solidworks World2018-12-12T14:15:19+00:00