There is a lot of hype around cloud computing and there are a lot of claims about whether it can really be transformative. While the total cost of ownership benefits are proven, there still appears to be many questions about whether the cloud can deliver the same level of functionality. In this presentation we’ll examine how the cloud has changed the ways that designers and manufacturers are utilizing information technology and maximizing on it to better apply lean principles in their businesses.
- Discover the connection between PLM and ERP
- Discover how integrating PLM with enterprise resource planning benefits engineering
- Learn how cloud applications simplify integration
- Learn the complete development-to-order data flow
Gavin Davidson, Vertical Market Expert for the manufacturing vertical brings to NetSuite more than 25 years of industry experience. In his current role, Gavin is charged with utilizing his understanding of the product, market place and customers to increase sales, improve customer satisfaction and retention and drive the solution maps for partner and product offerings. Prior to joining NetSuite, Gavin initially completed an apprenticeship in production engineering before taking on several consulting roles implementing a variety of manufacturing products such as Epicor, MS Dynamics, Experlogix and Visual Manufacturing. A native of Glasgow and living in Toronto, Gavin spends his spare time cooking and traveling and is an avid golfer.