Oleg Shilovitsky is an entrepreneur and blogger at BeyondPLM, a leading source for information and commentary on engineering and manufacturing software. Shilovitsky has been building software products for data management, engineering and manufacturing for the last 20 years. In the past he was developing PDM/PLM software and worked for companies such as SmarTeam, Dassault Systèmes, Inforbix (acquired by Autodesk) and Autodesk. Shilovitsky is also CEO and cofounder of a new venture Newman Cloud Inc.
Product lifecycle management (PLM) is vital for keeping product development a streamlined experience. However, as is the case in all things, this bellwether of modern operations is changing to make room for new applications, advanced technologies and next-generation, integrated analytics.