XPLM Solution for OSI Systems

CustomerOSI Systems
BrancheHTE, IT/Telecommunication
IntegrationSOLIDWORKS to Oracle Agile PLM

About the Customer

With more than 40 years of experience in electronics engineering and manufacturing, and offices and production facilities across the world, OSI Systems is well placed to fulfill its mission: to make the world a safer and healthier place. OSI systems designs and manufactures specialized electronic systems and components for critical applications in homeland security, healthcare, defense and aerospace.

OSI’s Security division (Rapiscan® Systems, American Science and Engineering and S2 Global) is a leading supplier of screening solutions that help governments, corporations, law enforcement and military organizations around the world combat terrorism, drug and weapons smuggling, illegal immigration and trade fraud.

Customer Challenges

  • The Improvement of the engineering efficiency with a successful integration of Oracle Agile A9 to SOLIDWORKS
  • The work needed to be completed within a specific budget
  •  As well as this, a new engineer was brought in to run the project, and required training so that he had full ownership of the venture

Customer Requirements

  • Created and applied custom code to update CAD file naming sequences to capture additional values and to allow
    for FEA analysis files to be uploaded to A9 during saving
  • XPLM also provided an EC solution that met the company's current and future needs, and trained the responsible engineers on the solution

Customer Benefits

  • XPLM’s integration exceeded OSI Solutions expectations by greatly reducing the time needed for and errors made in the product development cycle
  • Although it is difficult to quantify the financial gains from the solution, it has saved the engineers time and made their work more efficient. 
  • The process of implementation was made easier, despite the project challenges, by having a fixed XPLM contact who was always available

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