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Aras Innovator 11 Available on Microsoft Azure Marketplace


The Only Azure Certified PLM Solution, Aras on Azure Provides Fast-paced Global Companies with a New Solution for Challenging, Complex PLM Scenarios

ANDOVER, Mass. and Munich, Germany – September 30, 2015 – Aras®, the next leader in enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software, today announced the availability of Aras Innovator® 11 in the Microsoft Azure Marketplace. Now certified to run on Azure, Aras Innovator 11 is the most complete and customizable cloud ready PLM suite for global companies with complex products that incorporate electronics, software and mechanical designs. Aras on Azure is ideal for enterprises that need to be up and running quickly with a complete PLM environment for supply chain co-development initiatives, joint ventures, rapidly evolving product lines and other fast-paced environments.

Learn More and Run Aras Innovator on Azure: http://aras.com/plm/003057

Complete PLM on Azure
Aras on Azure includes multidisciplinary bill of materials (BOM) management, configuration management, change workflows, stage-gate projects, CAD integrations and more. Designed from the outset to support cloud deployment options, Aras Innovator on Azure provides full customization, integration and data federation capabilities for extensibility without limitations.

Aras on Azure provides:

  • Secure, scalable PLM deployed on the cloud
  • A complete PLM suite on the cloud, with full customization and integration capabilities
  • The only PLM solution designed for flexible cloud and hybrid deployments to meet the needs of global enterprises, joint ventures, and the supply chain

“By making Aras available in the Azure Marketplace we’re providing a full-featured PLM alternative for fast-moving business situations,” said Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras. “With Aras on Azure, you don’t have to sacrifice functionality or flexibility, and no matter how much you customize, your upgrades are included in your Aras Subscription.”

Complete Control with Aras
Aras Innovator on Azure gives enterprises complete control over cloud or hybrid deployment. Companies can deploy and run securely in the cloud, and switch to a hybrid or on-premise scenario at any time based on the needs of the business. Aras on Azure also enables companies to control when upgrades occur to assure critical operations continue without disruption.

Complete Option for Challenging PLM Scenarios
For global enterprises with an Azure account, Aras on Azure offers quick, flexible deployment of enterprise PLM for:

  • Rapidly evolving new product projects that involve collaborating with customers, suppliers, or contract manufacturers
  • Joint ventures that require a secure, standalone PLM environment
  • Fast-paced programs & projects that fall outside the scope of an existing PLM system
  • Evaluating Aras with no IT hassles or additional expenses

PLM Test Drive: 30 Day Free Trial of Aras on Azure
For companies that want to run a pilot of Aras on Azure or conduct a PLM proof of concept, now there’s a free 30 day trial available. In addition to the full subscription capabilities of Aras Innovator on Azure, the trial includes training, support, assistance and more. Learn more at: http://aras.com/plm/002899

About Aras
We offer the best Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for global businesses with complex products and processes. Advanced PLM platform technology makes Aras more scalable, flexible and secure for the world’s largest organizations, and a full set of applications provide complete functionality for companies of all sizes. Customers include GE, GETRAG, Hitachi, Honda, Motorola, Textron and XEROX. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass. More at www.aras.com and Twitter @aras_plm