Infor OEM Licenses Aras PLM Platform and Solution Suite

Leading ERP Provider Rebrands Aras to offer Advanced Product Lifecycle Management to Global Customers.

Andover, MA, September 17, 2014 --( Aras®, the next leader in enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software, today announced that Infor, a leading provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers worldwide, has licensed the Aras PLM platform and solution suite. Infor will offer Aras rebranded as Infor PLM Innovator – powered by aras, integrated with the Infor 10x platform and industry-leading ERP systems.

Infor PLM Innovator goes beyond the capabilities of standalone PLM products to unite the entire product lifecycle for a single view of the truth, enabling global enterprises to accelerate product realization from design and manufacturing to purchasing, quality, the supply chain and beyond.

“This relationship is a real win for everyone,” said Peter Schroer, CEO of Aras. “Infor is able to get to market quickly with a highly scalable and flexible PLM offering, we are able to expand the Aras community and reach a wider range of customers with our technology, and global enterprises are able to take full advantage of a seamlessly integrated experience.”

Infor PLM Innovator – powered by aras:

Advanced - A single, modern web framework with an open architecture and a comprehensive PLM solution suite that extends beyond product data management to provide end-to-end product lifecycle management throughout the enterprise and extended supply chain.

Flexible - Innovative platform technology in Aras enables drag & drop customization of the industry best practice solutions to adapt to company specific requirements with real-time agility and the ability to change at the speed of business.

Scalable - Scales up and scales out to keep pace with expanding requirements and global growth whether adding tens of thousands of users around the world and across the supply chain or managing petabytes of complex CAD data and documentation with ease.

Secure - Compliance-grade security protects valuable intellectual property with customizable role-based permissions, authentication and access control functionality that enables sharing of information across the enterprise and with suppliers, partners and customers, confidently

Learn more about Infor PLM Innovator – powered by Aras at

Aras the OEM Licensing Program

Under the Aras OEM Licensing Program, global independent software vendors (ISVs) and other solution providers can license, rebrand and repackage Aras’s proven capabilities as their own. ISVs can license the entire product lifecycle management suite or a subset of the underlying platform technology. The Aras technology is particularly attractive to global providers of ERP, MES, SCM and other enterprise applications that want to expand their product lines and surpass competitors by quickly offering more advanced solutions. Learn more about the Aras OEM Licensing Program at

About Aras
We offer the best Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for global businesses with complex products and processes. Advanced PLM platform technology makes Aras more scalable, flexible and secure for the world’s largest organizations, and a full set of applications provide complete functionality for companies of all sizes. Customers include GE, GETRAG, Hitachi, Honda, Motorola, TEVA Pharmaceuticals, Textron and XEROX. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass. More at and Twitter @aras_plm
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