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NTT Data Joins the Aras Partner Program

Andover, MASS. and Munich, Germany – October 3, 2013 – Aras®, the leading enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solution provider, today announced that NTT Data, a premier global systems integration and networking system services provider, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, has joined the Aras Partner Program. With more than 20 years of IT innovation expertise, the NTT Data PLM team will provide end-to-end PLM consulting, implementation and integration services to global corporations.

NTT Data has more than 62,000 employees operating in over 35 countries. The company provides comprehensive, scalable, best in class PLM services, including planning and consulting, installation, configuration and development, integration, and maintenance, to companies in the automotive, aerospace, manufacturing and medical device industries.

“We are pleased to welcome NTT Data to the Aras partner program and the Aras Community,” said Peter Schroer, President of Aras. “The team at NTT knows PLM, they know Aras Innovator and they have a proven track record of success with leading multinational businesses.”

About NTT Data
NTT DATA is a provider of IT services, part of the Japanese telecom group, NTT, and has more than 62,000 employees in 35 countries. The company started up in Brazil through its acquisition of the Value Team, specializing in consulting and IT services. In 2012, it acquired Total Systems, a company focused on IT for the financial sector. It primarily serves large national clients in the financial services, manufacturing and telecommunications sectors. For more information please visit

About Aras
Aras is the leading provider of enterprise open source Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions. Freedom from licensing eliminates up-front expenses and per user costs while superior technology makes Aras the most advanced enterprise PLM solution suite available. Customers include Motorola, Freudenberg, GE, Hitachi, Lockheed Martin, Textron and TEVA Pharmaceuticals. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass For additional information visit or follow us on Twitter @aras_plm

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