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

Painless Product Development: Avoiding Bottlenecks

2021-06-17T13:29:17-04:00

Every organization strives to simplify product development. Managing people and change is hard but getting rid of bottlenecks is achievable if you give development teams the right tools. When it comes to Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), product data and processes are key elements. Development teams who know how to leverage data and control their processes avoid pain points and increase their chances [...]

Painless Product Development: Avoiding Bottlenecks2021-06-17T13:29:17-04:00

Separation Anxiety, or Why You Need to Integrate Your Processes

2021-05-25T09:49:47-04:00

The road to product launch can be bumpy, and, with all the fast-moving parts involved in development, simple alignment won’t do. You and your organization must be in sync, must be integrated, must be a well-oiled machine. From ideation to launch, teams that can leverage integration to manage their operations will increase their chances for a smooth, successful delivery.  Too often, however, [...]

Separation Anxiety, or Why You Need to Integrate Your Processes2021-05-25T09:49:47-04:00

Upchain Acquisition by Autodesk

2021-04-15T10:17:13-04:00

Here at Upchain we are delighted to announce that we have made an exciting decision to join Autodesk to accelerate our goal/mission to revolutionize the PLM market. Since we founded the company our goal has been to delight our customers and build a lasting and iconic company. After careful consideration we decided that the best way to accelerate this goal was to [...]

Upchain Acquisition by Autodesk2021-04-15T10:17:13-04:00

What to Look for in Your Out of the Box PLM

2021-02-24T10:17:03-05:00

Out of the Box PLM is exactly what it sounds like, it works immediately after purchasing! This may seem impossible to many, but OOTB PLM is certainly a possibility, as long as it’s done right. To make sure your PLM vendor is doing OOTB right, make sure you can check off all five things on this checklist!   1. Real Agility Your [...]

What to Look for in Your Out of the Box PLM2021-02-24T10:17:03-05:00

Flexible Out of the Box PLM: Not Just A Dream

2021-02-01T14:15:21-05:00

Out of the Box (OOTB) PLM is somewhat of a unicorn within the world of PLM; some claim that it is perhaps a dream while others claim that it is a fantasy. People believe that if it can be done, it can never be flexible or configurable. Are these critics of OOTB PLM right? Perhaps once upon a time [...]

Flexible Out of the Box PLM: Not Just A Dream2021-02-01T14:15:21-05:00

Upchain: An Out of the Box PLM

2021-01-12T14:00:47-05:00

     To think outside of the box is to think creatively. It means your ideas are unique and set you apart from others. This is exactly what Upchain has done with our Out of the Box software. Although Out of the Box software and thinking outside of the box are two different concepts, we have brought them [...]

Upchain: An Out of the Box PLM2021-01-12T14:00:47-05:00

How to Change Complex PLM into a Simple Experience

2020-09-25T10:02:15-04:00

How to change complex PLM into a simple experience.     In a recent CIMdata position paper it was noted that “PLM has its roots in engineering, where everything is a problem that must be solved with a robust, ‘do it all,’ comprehensive solution, often over-engineered ‘just-in-case,’...” In 2020 and beyond, this paradigm doesn't work because the product development environment has radically [...]

How to Change Complex PLM into a Simple Experience2020-09-25T10:02:15-04:00

Innovate

2020-07-07T14:30:04-04:00

Upchain has posted its fourth and final installment of our four-part series: Simplify, Collaborate, Integrate, and Innovate. Click the link to check out how Upchain is driving Innovation.       Everyone strives for innovation. All product developers are innovative yet they often struggle to convert their ideas into actual product features. Innovation is also aspirational, and who doesn't aspire to design and [...]

Innovate2020-07-07T14:30:04-04:00

Simple

2020-05-22T16:23:29-04:00

Simplify, Collaborate, Integrate and Innovate are four ordinary verbs. They are also the four foundational tenets of Upchain that make us different from any other traditional PLM solution out there. We will explain these four unique tenets in a series of posts to highlight how UpChain helps product stakeholders Simplify, Collaborate, Integrate and Innovate better in their ordinary work. In this, the [...]

Simple2020-05-22T16:23:29-04:00

Upchain Inc named one of Canada’s Companies-to-Watch in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 program

2019-11-07T09:22:30-05:00

Summary: Upchain Inc., a cloud-based provider of Product Lifecycle Management and Product Data Management systems, received a Companies-to-Watch award. The award spotlights emerging companies that exhibit strong growth and show potential to be a future candidate for the Technology Fast 50 award. TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - Upchain Inc., a cloud-based provider of Product Lifecycle Management and Product Data Management systems, [...]

Upchain Inc named one of Canada’s Companies-to-Watch in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 50 program2019-11-07T09:22:30-05:00