22 November 2012

Siemens PLM Software Receives Top Honors at Inaugural Asian Manufacturing Awards 2012

SINGAPORE, November 22, 2012 – Siemens PLM Software received top honors at the inaugural Asian Manufacturing Awards 2012, winning two coveted awards – “Best PLM Systems Provider” and “Best Computer-aided Manufacturing (CAM) Systems Provider” – for its unparalleled product lifecycle management (PLM) leadership throughout Asia and its broad portfolio of best-in-class solutions that help its customers make smarter decisions throughout the product lifecycle that lead to the development of better products.

Award recipients were selected by an independent, international panel of expert judges, including highly regarded manufacturing professionals and distinguished industry leaders. Designed to recognize products, solutions and services that are enabling excellence in Asia’s manufacturing industry, the Asian Manufacturing Awards 2012 honored leaders in the areas of control and automation, manufacturing software, corporate social responsibility and logistics and supply chain, as well as leaders in the food and beverage, packaging and pharmaceutical industries.

In the manufacturing software category, award recipients were chosen based on functionality, performance, ease-of-use and integration capability; and those that have delivered enhanced productivity, efficiency and quality benefits to a broad range of manufacturing customers. In addition, award recipients were required to demonstrate current new market initiatives and innovations.

“The manufacturing industry continues to play a key role in driving Asia’s growth and competitiveness on the world stage,” said KC Yee, senior vice president and managing director, Asia Pacific, Siemens PLM Software. “To achieve manufacturing success in today’s competitive environment, companies must understand what their customers want, how they can build it and the speed with which they can get their products to market. A continual focus on innovation is key to winning in the manufacturing industry. Our technology enables manufacturers to capture maximum value from their innovations because, along with our customers, innovation is at the heart and soul of Siemens PLM Software. We are honored to be recognized for our commitment and success throughout Asia.”

Siemens PLM Software addresses the PLM market with its Teamcenter® portfolio, the world’s most widely used digital lifecycle management software, NX™ software, a leading integrated solution for computer-aided design, manufacturing and engineering (CAD/CAM/CAE), Tecnomatix® portfolio, industry leading digital manufacturing software, and Solid Edge® software, a 3D CAD system for the mainstream market.

About Siemens PLM Software

Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Industry Automation Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services with 7 million licensed seats and more than 71,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with companies, delivering open solutions to help them make smarter decisions that result in better products. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.

About the Siemens Industry Automation Division

The Siemens Industry Automation Division (Nuremberg, Germany) supports the entire value chain of its industrial customers – from product design to production and services – with an unmatched combination of automation technology, industrial control technology, and industrial software. With its software solutions, the Division can shorten the time-to-market of new products by up to 50 percent. Industry Automation comprises five Business Units: Industrial Automation Systems, Control Components and Systems Engineering, Sensors and Communications, Siemens PLM Software, and Water Technologies. For more information, visit www.siemens.com/industryautomation

Note: Siemens and the Siemens logo are registered trademarks of Siemens AG. Teamcenter, Tecnomatix, NX and Solid Edge are trademarks or registered trademarks of Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc. or its subsidiaries in the United States and in other countries. All other trademarks, registered trademarks or service marks belong to their respective holders.