Chennai, Nov 20 (UNI) Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division and a leading global provider of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software and services, today announced an in-kind software grant with a commercial value of 23 million dollars to Anna University.
Anna University would utilise Siemens PLM Software's industry leading technology to establish a PLM Center of Excellence that would bring state of the art technical education in the field of PLM to students in the state of Tamil Nadu, a University release said here.
Anna University would incorporate PLM and computer-aided design, manufacturing and engineering (CAD/CAM/CAE) tools into the curricula to help students develop a wide range of skills in digital product development, digital lifecycle management and digital manufacturing, it said.
The grant is provided through Siemens PLM Software's GO PLM (Global Opportunities in Product Lifecycle Management) program, the release added.
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