Over the past several decades, processes to design and build cars, airplanes, and other products have typically followed a linear, sequential path. But the inefficient flow of information has frequently led to delays in product delivery. To remedy the situation, product development groups are shifting to a more holistic digital mindset using digital business models, processes, and tools. By embracing digital like never before, product developers can become fully integrated digital businesses and, therefore, well positioned to be more competitive.
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analytics, and loop that information back into your product development? Do you use digital tools to collaborate across the company—engineering, supply chain, manufacturing and service—and simulate manufacturing processes? Are you using “new” digital platforms, such as social media, customer forums, product information, and point-of-sale information, to generate new concepts and product ideas and to assist with product launches? Digital PLM tools Product developers can use various