Siemens PLM Software which is a a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division is providing software which is used in development and manufacturing of 90% of the cars displayed at the Geneva Motor Show 2010.
Siemens PLM – Product Lifecycle Management software is used extensively in the automotive industry.
As per Siemens official press release – “Of the top 30 automakers, 26 use our technology in the development and manufacturing of their vehicles,” said Dave Taylor, senior global director, automotive and machinery industry marketing, Siemens PLM Software.
Some more information from the press release mentions:
Siemens PLM Software’s industry-leading technology is used by automakers and suppliers to collaborate, plan, design and validate the development and manufacturing engineering of vehicles. The tools satisfy the critical needs of leading automakers for managed collaboration across complex engineering functions and throughout the extended supply chain. By breaking down barriers between engineering functions, providing real-time access to information, and performing analysis and simulation, Siemens PLM Software has delivered double-digit efficiency improvements.
Siemens PLM Software’s solutions allow the automotive industry to more effectively integrate a company’s mechanical, electrical, electronic and software domains to develop more complex, differentiated vehicles that consumers want to drive.
The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) is a worldwide leader in the fields of automation systems, industrial controls and industrial software.