Manufacturers wanting to better integrate the data and processes involved in the lifecycle of their products can now look to UGS PLM Software. UGS, a division of Siemens (NYSE:SI), has expanded its Fast Track to PLM series of online seminars on value chain synchronization for small and midsize businesses.

UGS brought product lifecycle management (PLM) to mid-market manufacturers with its Velocity Series, a comprehensive, preconfigured portfolio of digital product design, analysis, manufacturing, and data management software. The software enables small and midsize business owners to synchronize their value chain into a global innovation network in order to bring their products to market faster.

The series of webinars on the company's Web site, accessed at, features information on the concept of value chain synchronization and how Velocity Series software can help companies adopt it.