What is PLM?

Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) refers to the process of managing the entire lifecycle of a product all the way from conception through design, manufacture, service and disposal. PLM consists of people, data, processes and business systems.


As part of its SAP Business Suite offering, SAP provides software that provides the single source of truth for all product-related information. The creation and delivery of innovative and differentiating products and services is what gives businesses a competitive edge. The SAP PLM application provides users with complete support for every product-related process—from the first product idea, to manufacturing, to product service. PLM software allows you to:

  • Create and deliver innovative products to meet market demands
  • Optimize product developing processes and systems to speed products to market ensuring compliance to industry, quality and regulatory standards
  • Become more agile than competitors–it enables you to react and take advantage of market opportunities

Equal-Plus PLM services

We provide PLM consulting services within our SAP Business Suite offering.