Paris, France, December 7, 2006 ─ Dassault Systèmes (DS) (Nasdaq: Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) today announced the third release of its Industry Solutions BPC (Business Process Content) V5, allowing customers of any size to speed industry and scenario specified PLM deployments, without the cost of tailor-made software. The release includes 26 V5 BPCs- products that enable customers to leverage proven industry specific PLM practices and benefit from increased productivity, profitability, and rapid ROI.
“We continue to evolve our Industry Solutions to provide customers with PLM accelerators, which deliver high-quality results with maximum efficiency. A DS Industry Solution offers a complete deployment approach composed of PLM best practice scenarios, BPCs, PLM products (including CAA V5 Partner solutions), and implementation services,” explains Bruno Latchague, executive vice-president, DS Development & Support, Industry Solutions. “We see industry and scenario problems spanning companies of many sizes, so we create BPCs based upon tight collaborations and customer service engagements with industry leaders. The result is then capitalized, industrialized and turned into products. BPCs couple these innovations with proven PLM solutions and allow users to gain rapid ROI.”
“Through a successful collaboration between Dassault Systèmes and DaimlerChrysler, DS adapted and enhanced the key business processes originally developed by DaimlerChrysler to create PowerFeature,” says Klaus Peter Berg, manager, IT Production, DaimlerChrysler AG. “This Industry Solution is a central component of the upcoming CATIA V5 rollout for DaimlerChrysler and its suppliers.” As part of an ongoing strategic relationship, Dassault Systèmes contributes to DaimlerChrysler’s more efficient and profitable supply chain.
This third batch of V5 BPCs includes 26 new or enhanced BPCs built on DS’s V5 PLM solutions platform (CATIA, ENOVIA VPLM and ENOVIA SmarTeam). Highlights include:
The third release of BPC V5 will be available on December 21, 2006.