Darmstadt, May 2020
s' OpenDXM GlobalX
, the world's leading data exchange platform, has once again been awarded this year's Industriepreis (Industry Award) by the "Initiative Mittelstand" as one of the best products of the year. In addition to concrete improvements such as the intuitive web interface and blockchain integration, the innovative capabilities of the software, which can now also be used as a service from a highly secure cloud infrastructure, where the main reasons for the jurors choosing PROSTEP’s solution.
The Industriepreis is awarded annually by the publishing house Huber Verlag für Neue Medien in recognition of the economic, environmental, technological and social benefits offered by innovative industrial products in a variety of categories. This includes, among others, IT and software solutions that help simplify and automate processes and workflows in industrial companies. The products and solutions are evaluated by an independent jury of experts comprising professors, scientists, industry representatives and trade journalists. The award ceremony is usually held during the Hanover trade fair (HMI), but due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year's awards had to be delivered online.
"OpenDXM GlobalX has become synonymous with secure data exchange
," said Udo Hering, head of Project Management at PROSTEP, commenting on the Award. "By integrating blockchain technology, we have laid the foundation using the solution in new fields of application in which the authenticity of the exchanged data and its monitored use for the intended purpose must be guaranteed." The new interface makes it easier for both users and administrators to utilize the data exchange platform, which can be used as software as a service (SaaS) from the cloud with no installation effort.
About PROSTEP AG
PROSTEP AG is recognized as a partner to the leading manufacturing companies worldwide. We count the top companies in this industry among our customers. PROSTEP is an independent consulting and solution development company, but also supplies ready-made product solutions. Our strength lies in a combination of industry-specific expertise, process know-how and technological competence. We offer our customers competent consultancy services, a comprehensive range of other services, and innovative solutions covering every aspect of product lifecycle management.
The PROSTEP Group has a current headcount of more than 250 in Germany and the USA. In addition to its headquarters in Darmstadt, PROSTEP also maintains branch offices in Berlin, Hamburg, Hanover, Cologne, Munich, Stuttgart, and Wolfsburg, as well as in Birmingham, Michigan (USA).
About PROSTEP, Inc.
PROSTEP, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of PROSTEP AG and is located in the hub of the US automotive industry, Birmingham, MI. PROSTEP is the leading vendor-independent PLM consultants for the discrete manufacturing industry hosting a Realize Live 2020 virutal sessions this June 23-24, 2020. PROSTEP specializes in PLM Cad Data Migration, PLM Integration (SIEMENS Integration, PTC Integration, Dassault Exalead Onepart Integration, OnePart Integration, Exalead Integration, 3DEXPERIENCE Integration), b2b data exchange and 3D PDF Technologies. With 250+ employees throughout and 20+ years of experience, PROSTEP expertise is in PLM consultancy services and engineering solutions. PROSTEP are experts in providing leading global manufacturing companies with the support they require for designing and optimizing their internal and cross-enterprise development processes.