Company to Develop Integrated Solutions to Extend the Capabilities of the Aras PLM Solution Suite
ANDOVER, Mass. and Munich, Germany – April 24, 2012 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that SofTech (OTCQB: SOFT), a proven provider of PLM solutions headquartered in Lowell, Massachusetts, has joined the Aras Partner Program. SofTech will develop integrated solutions to extend the capabilities of the Aras PLM solution suite.
Meet SofTech at ACE 2012 International, May 1-3 in Troy, Michigan. For more information, please visit www.aras.com/ACE2012
“Partnering with Aras gives us the opportunity to extend our technical expertise to include the Aras platform and broaden our company’s solution portfolio. We chose to work with Aras because the Aras framework offers a modern environment that complements and extends existing infrastructure,” said Bob Anthonyson, Vice President of Business Development at SofTech.
“We are very pleased to welcome SofTech into the Aras Corporate Community and the Aras Partner Program,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras. “For years, SofTech has been delivering PLM solutions that enhance their customers’ business. They know their way around a PLM implementation and their experience will be invaluable to Aras users.”
SofTech, Inc. (OTCQB: SOFT) is a proven provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions. SofTech’s solutions accelerate products and profitability by fostering innovation, extended enterprise collaboration, product quality improvements, and compressed time-to-market cycles. SofTech excels in its sensible approach to delivering enterprise PLM solutions, with comprehensive out-of-the-box capabilities, to meet the needs of manufacturers of all sizes quickly and cost-effectively. Over 100,000 users benefit from SofTech software solutions, including General Electric Company, Goodrich, Honeywell, Siemens, Sikorsky Aircraft and the U.S. Army. Headquartered in Lowell, Massachusetts, SofTech ( www.softech.com) has locations and distribution partners in North America, Europe, and Asia.
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
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