According to Datuk Syed Zainal Abidin Syed Mohamed Tahir, the Managing Director of Proton Holdings Group, the Siemens PLM solution will be implemented in May and they will be working with global Information Technology brand Hewlett-Packard for this project. He said that the PLM will be integrating not only in manufacturing but also involves all ‘related departments management, sales and marketing, engineering, sourcing, manufacturing and services.”

Speaking at the document exchange ceremony with Hewlett Packard recently, he announced that the to fully implement the solution, it will take around 3 years and they hope that the PLM will not only shorten the product development but will be able to product products which are better in quality at competitive cost. He added that “As we expand to international markets, an integrated and seamless product development solution is crucial to ensure the efficiency and productivity of our regional operations,”