Your bill of materials (BOM) is the DNA of your product—how are you managing it? It’s OK if you say Microsoft Excel—we can meet you where you are. In this session, you will learn about the proper care and feeding of your BOM, how to prevent using the wrong vendor to source your components, the evolution of the BOM, comparison and markup—what’s changed, and how to see the history. The past, present, and future of your product's bill of materials.
- Discover ways to manage Bills of Material in preparation for ERP (enterprise resource planning) and MRP (material requirements planning).
- See how AML/AVL can affect your BoM.
- Learn about BOM compare and markup.
- Learn how to transition from manual BOM management into PLM.