One PLM: Robust Global Technical Architecture for Optimal User Experience
Attend this presentation to hear the case study about Boston Scientific’s (BSC) Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Enterprise architecture. Boston Scientific is in the process of implementing a Unified Global Product Lifecycle Management solution within a single instance of PTC Windchill 10.x Solution. The company is using this as an opportunity to consolidate federated PTC installations on varying PTC Windchill product releases and a non-PTC installation to a Unified PLM platform on the most current PTC Windchill release. The platform supports 20,000 users worldwide. PTC Product stack includes PTC Windchill PDMLink, PTC Windchill ProjectLink, Customer Experience Management, Supplier Management, Manufacturing Process Management, Corrective and Preventative Auctions (CAPA) and Universal Device Identifier (UDI) Modules. Working with PTC Technical Experts, Boston Scientific have developed a robust multi-tiered architecture that leverages technologies to support:
Improved user experience.
Low total cost of ownership and complexity
Reduced risk with tight network security guidelines
Common user experience for internal users and external vendors.
This presentation will include Boston Scientific’s One PLM Technical architecture covering:
High Availability Database Cluster
Application Clustering Disaster Recovery
Release Management /Build and Deploy
Continues Integration Tool
Identity Management to Support Internal and External Users
Improvements and a Brief Look Ahead at Plans for Future.
Presented by: Raghuram Samudrala and Saketh Mathur, Boston Scientific Corp