Thank you to everyone that attended Aras Connect 2022 in Seattle! We hope you enjoyed networking with your peers and solution experts, exploring "next generation" PLM strategies and how Aras Innovator can accelerate your Digital Transformation initiatives. Below, view the industry leaders presentations sharing their Digital Transformation successes and what Aras has in store for the future:

Executive Update - Resilience: The New Competitive Advantage
Roque Martin

Today's top of mind for industrial manufacturers is the question: Is your PLM—and your business—able to evolve quickly enough to maintain a competitive edge? ​

Keeping up with the accelerated pace of product complexity is the greatest challenge facing global enterprises today. Making resilience a core element of your strategy is critical; being proactive rather than reactive will lead to success in today's rapidly changing environment. ​

Join Aras CEO Roque Martin as he shares his perspective on what it means to be resilient and why the ability to upgrade, customize and develop new applications when the need arises is key to building your competitive advantage.

Customer Spotlight- Microsoft: How Microsoft Uses Aras Innovator to Drive Growth
Pekka Ruotsalainen Pablo Rincon

There are many dimensions to growth at Microsoft: number of users, number of applications, sophistication of applications, scale of infrastructure. Microsoft is experiencing growth in all of these directions, and continues to turn to Aras to support that growth by providing highly scalable solutions for Microsoft requirements.

Customer Spotlight- magniX USA: An SME Implementation
John Troup Troy Reynolds

magniX is unique in the aerospace industry not just because it’s “electric.” As a small, innovative aviation organization, they are developing new technologies and critical platforms and tools for use at various stages of maturity. In this presentation they will discuss why they selected Aras, what went right and wrong in their implementation plan, and how they are succeeding today.

What’s New from Aras
Lopa Subramanian

By listening to our customers’ needs and understanding business priorities, the Aras roadmap is designed to provide innovative solutions that address our customers’ complex product and system challenges.

Join Aras VP of Product Management, Lopa Subramanian, as she takes you through highlights of recently released and planned capabilities in the Aras portfolio that benefit your business.

Customer Spotlight - PCC Structurals: Digital Thread And The Journey To Zero Defects
Elle Miller Dave Rajkumar

In this session, PCC Structurals Inc, the market leader in manufacturing complex structural investments castings for aerospace applications, will share the ways they have utilized their Aras Innovator environment to become more efficient and effective. They will discuss why they selected Aras, their implementation journey, and how they are leveraging solutions.

Customer Spotlight - Insitu Inc- A Boeing Company: Expanding the Digital Thread in the Land down Under
Erick Wegerer Vincent Carpenter

In this session, Insitu Inc – A Boeing Company, an industry leader in the manufacturing and operation of unmanned aerial systems, will share the ways they have leveraged their Aras Innovator environment to become more effective and efficient. Insitu Inc has come a long way in their US digital thread journey but recognize that more work is needed for their Australian subsidiary. They will discuss the impetus for the Australian implementation and review what they learned along the way.

Getting the most from your Aras Subscription
Sammy Abu-Hamdan

Success isn’t achieved by reaching the “go-live” stage of any software implementation, those that are in the business of developing and implementing enterprise software solutions know that all too well. Moreover, success is measured differently with each implementation and within each organization. Some measure it by the increase of productivity, others by cost reduction, or just simply by achieving objectives that were set when the enterprise solution was acquired. Aras understands that each subscriber is unique, and achieving success requires proper planning and execution of several activities. Subscriber success is a journey that comprises of stages from onboarding to roadmap planning, periodic health checks, business reviews, and upgrades. Customer Success Managers at Aras help subscribers achieve their objectives by planning these activities together and ensuring that they are getting the maximum value of their investment. Join us to learn Aras’ tips and best practices to get the most of your Aras subscription.