Protecting Intellectual Property for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM): The Right Way to Do Rights Management

By Roger Wigenstam, VP of Products at NextLabs| Beyond Cyber-Hacking: The Growing Threats of Internal Theft and Data Mishandling Designers and manufacturers of high tech products and services, particularly in aerospace and defense, have always spent huge amounts of money to protect intellectual property (IP) from loss and leak. The bulk of security efforts typically … More Protecting Intellectual Property for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM): The Right Way to Do Rights Management

4 Ways IT must Change to Protect your Business

By E.K. Koh, VP of Solutions at NextLabs It’s not your perimeter. It’s not your applications. In an age where there is no perimeter, where data moves from application to application, from servers to desktops to tablets and smart phones that the company does not even own, managing security at the perimeter or application is … More 4 Ways IT must Change to Protect your Business

What are the Financial Costs of Data Loss?

By E.K. Koh, VP of Solutions at NextLabs |   The direct financial costs include future loss of revenue when trade secrets are stolen today. According to the Battelle Foundation report “2013 Global R&D Funding Forecast”, the financial costs of intellectual property theft – internal and external – are compounded over time. When trade secrets are stolen, … More What are the Financial Costs of Data Loss?

CAD Under Siege with Persistent Threats that Require Persistent Protection

by Andy Han, Senior VP of Products & Engineering at  NextLabs and Jason Enzweiler, Senior Product Manager at  Siemens Increasing intellectual property threats, globalization and collaborative product development have something in common: the need for premium protection of intellectual property.   Intellectual property is estimated to represent 70% of a company’s assets and around 6% of … More CAD Under Siege with Persistent Threats that Require Persistent Protection

Challenges to Secure Product Collaboration in PLM Applications

By Sandeep Chopra — Design and engineering organizations consistently describe controlling sensitive product data as a top IT priority. However, trends in product collaboration technologies are creating new risks to securing product data. As PLM applications evolve into more complex ecosystems, design engineering teams are empowered to collaborate in new ways. But as collaboration becomes more … More Challenges to Secure Product Collaboration in PLM Applications