Turning Time Into a Competitive Advantage
Agile led the creation of a new category now called product lifecycle management (PLM). The company developed and sold PLM to solutions help engineers, manufacturing and supply chain professionals and business executives drive the product innovation and introduction process, share product specifications and configurations and collaborate effectively across the supply chain in a variety of industries, including high-tech, life sciences, industrial manufacturing and consumer packaged goods. Agile's solutions help customers make better product portfolio decisions, accelerate new product introduction, improve manufacturing quality and manage regulatory compliance. Customers of Agile include Acer, Flextronics International, GE Medical Systems, Harris, Heinz, Johnson & Johnson, Lockheed Martin, McDonald's, Micron, QUALCOMM, Shell and ZF.
Facts & Stats
- Founded by Bryan Stolle, now a Mohr Davidow General Partner.
- More than 1,250 PLM customers and over 10,000 visualization customers globally.
- Initial Public Offering in April 1999.
- Acquired by Oracle in May 2007.