Siemens - Siemens PLM Glossary2022
Terms and definitions to help you understand the foundational elements of PLM software.
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Design Simulation
    
    
Design simulation helps manufacturers verify and validate the intended function and manufacturability of a product under development.
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Product
DFMA is an engineering methodology that focuses on simplifying the design of a product to improve ease of manufacture and efficiency of assembly.
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Product
Digital Enterprise
    
    
A digital enterprise is a company where all business processes are driven by digital technology and big data.
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Data
Digital Manufacturing
    
    
Digital manufacturing is the use of an integrated, computer-based system comprised of simulation, 3D visualization, analytics and collaboration tools to create product and manufacturing process definitions simultaneously.
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Simulation, Product
Digital Transformation
    
    
Digital transformation is the process of digitalizing business processes and information in the pursuit of a more agile and efficient business model.
Digital Twin
    
    
A physics-based description of a system resulting from the generation, management, and application of data, models and information from authoritative sources across the system’s lifecycle.
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Digital Thread, Model, Data
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Digitalization in Education
    
    
Digitalization in education refers to the use of digital technology to teach students.