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Chad Jackson

Chad Jackson is an industry analyst with Lifecycle Insights and the publisher of the blog He writes about all things engineering including career issues, managerial challenges, and enabling technology. Follow him on Twitter at @chadkjackson.

Transition from 2D to 3D Design Hasn’t Been a Clean Break for Most, Study Finds   25 Jul, 2013
By: Chad Jackson

Report on 3D collaboration and interoperability, available free, finds most downstream departments still rely heavily on 2D.

Mitigate the Engineering Brain-Drain Threat   14 Jan, 2012
By: Chad Jackson

When product change orders arise but key project personnel have moved on, PDM and PLM systems help managers reconstruct the design process.

Let Your Engineers Engineer   14 Jan, 2012
By: Chad Jackson

When companies use PDM and PLM systems to manage review processes, engineering staff is freed to focus on product design.

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