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Spontech Spine to Present at Aras ACE 2012 Germany Conference October 16-17


Innovative Medical Device Company Explores Engineering in The Human Body using Aras Enterprise PLM Platform

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – September 25, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that Spontech Spine Intelligence AG, an innovative medical device company specializing in spine surgery, will present at ACE 2012 Germany. ACE 2012 Germany, an international Aras Community Event (ACE), takes place 16 & 17 in Bad Soden. Roland Streuf, COO & Director Quality, Regulatory and Clinical at Spontech Spine will present Engineering in The Human Body using Aras as its Enterprise PLM Platform.

ACE 2012 Germany
Date: October 16 & 17
Location: Ramada Hotel Bad Soden (near Frankfurt, Germany)
Cost: Free to Attend - No Fee (Space is Limited - Registration Required)
Details and Registration: http://www.aras.com/ACE2012Germany/


Spontech takes a fundamentally new, systemic approach in spine surgery. Combining clinical knowledge, supporting software, innovative implants and instruments, and collaboration with the scientific community, Spontech strives to restore the individual spine geometry, maintaining the individual joint function of the human vertebral column. The company’s goal is to enable maximum mobility and pain-free motion for people with spinal conditions and diseases, prevent adjacent segment degeneration and improve quality of life long-term. For more information please visit http://www.spontech-spine.com


Spontech selected Aras for its web-based open, flexible architecture. The company is leveraging several Aras Community Solutions in its implementation, which includes Quality, Regulatory Management, Compliance and Risk Assessment, Document and CAD File Management, Design Project Management, Electronic Design History File (DHF) and Device Master Record (DMR), Workflow-Driven CAPA and Non-Conformance Management, and more. Integrations include ERP, Pro/ENGINEER, MS Office / Outlook and the Global Supply Chain.


About ACE 2012 Germany
Now expanded to 2 days to accommodate more presentations, technical sessions and networking, ACE 2012 Germany will highlight new products and solutions from users, partners and Aras. Presentation topics include cloud technology, social media, CAD integration, and PLM and the extended enterprise, as well as “how-to” sessions on PLM planning and deployment. What’s more, attendees will gain insight into the expansion of mobile technology from Google’s own Don Dodge.


ACE Germany 2012 takes place on October 16 & 17, at the Ramada Hotel Bad Soden, near Frankfurt, Germany. The event is free to attend but registration is required and space is limited. Register online at http://www.aras.com/ACE2012Germany/


About Aras
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Freudenberg, GE, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Textron and TEVA Pharmaceuticals. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass For additional information visit www.aras.com or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm