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Ares helps cross-strait customers in designing in Oracle Agile PLM solution

Ares helped Taiwan’s Thermaltake and China’s Kunshan Centron Electronics in China in designing in PLM (Product Lifecycle Management) solution in December 2007, with one more company to be also added to the list in February 2008.

The two clients choose Oracle Agile PLM Solution as a part of the e-business of the enterprise, transforming paper-based R&D environment into paperless collaboration environment. By such, related R&D staff can develop new products on the same platform, which can shorten the R&D cycle, let back-end staff to join the R&D process and achieve synchronic engineering.

Thermaltake uses the PC (Product Collaboration) and PPM (Product Portfolio Management) modules of Oracle Agile PLM Solution while Centron uses the PC module:

  1. PC: Offers an integrated environment to help the enterprise in exchanging and collaborating among the internal and external supply chains
  2. PPM: Helps the enterprise to effectively manage the costs, resources and time frame of all projects within the whole product lifecycle.

Thermaltake (Tt) is a Taiwan-based computer hardware maker established in 1999. Headquartered in Taipei County, its production base is in China’s Dongguan, with branch offices in Beijing, Japan, the Netherlands, Germany and the US. Its major products are CPU head sink, mainframe, power supply and other PC peripherals.

Kunshan Centron Electronics is a professional SMT assembly house under the Taiwan Wus group. Situated in Kunshan Export Processing Park, the company specializes in assembly business for PC, electronics, communication products and peripherals as well as back-end processing for circuit boards. Its major products cover memory card reader assembly, fax/modem card assembly, notebook CPU board assembly and LCD main board assembly. Its major clients include famous enterprises in South East Asia, Europe and the US.

Ares PLM customer portfolio:

(Taiwan) HTC, Advantech, ADLINK, SerComm, Richtek, Shuttle, Promate, DLink, Mustek, Foxlink, Chunghwa Picture Tubes, Acer, Cameo, TTY Biopharm, Everlight, Winstar Display, Thermaltake

(China) AMEC, Fiberxon, Sangfei, UTStarcom, Centron

Note: Ares International Corp. is a famous Taiwan-based information service provider that focuses on developing international banking and enterprise software, with banking software fitting n the requirements of international financial rules. As well, Ares develops ERP, MES, HRMS, PLM, CRM, SCM, BPM and PKI-related products. Meanwhile, Ares combines BI and KM to establish a complete e-system platform for enterprise, assisting them in effectively controlling costs and improving competitiveness. By now, hundreds of cross-country companies already see operation efficiency improvements thanks to Ares products. Ares has become the most professional software company in system integration and enterprise software product developments.