Solutions
Home > Solutions

Bill of Information (BOI)

Bill of Information

ProductCenter® Bill of Information

ProductCenter PLM Bill of Information

The biggest gains to be achieved in next generation Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) implementations will be seen by companies that adopt a Bill of Information (BOI) approach which enables the real-time management and reporting from the entire compilation of information at any point along a product's lifecycle - from concept through retirement.

Product companies use the term Bill of Materials (BOM) to describe the components that once assembled, represent a finished product. However, the BOM does not describe how the idea became a product which generated revenue.

With ProductCenter, SofTech Group uses the tern Bill of Information.  Like our DNA, the ProductCenter BOI serves as a comprehensive "blue print" for all of the information about the product, its relationships, and dependencies including the Bill of Materials (BOM) definition.

The ProductCenter BOI captures the entire data set required for design, testing, manufacture, delivery, sale, and support of a product throughout its lifecycle. Having all of this information available allows very tailored and specific pieces of information to be presented to various users, groups, departments and suppliers for example.

The ProductCenter BOI will enhance your competitive edge by:

  • Streamlining product data and processes
  • Reducing development cycle times
  • Improving the quality and reliability of the release to manufacturing and time to market

Read More on the Bill of Information

White Paper Download

Bill of Information WP Thumb

ProductCenter PLM Overview

For over 15 years SofTech Group, Inc. has enabled companies of all sizes to effectively manage and leverage their company's product data. Using ProductCenter PLM and its innovative Bill of ...
Read More

Customer Success

Zodiac Pool Systems Dives in with ProductCenter PLM

The 3 R's of PLM White PaperThe 3R’s of PLM White Paper

SofTech Group’s latest White Paper identifies three essential elements for justifying PLM as the key to productivity improvement initiatives of global product development companies.

Read More

To learn how PLM can help you achieve your corporate goals

Contact Us