Today's winning companies power the business of engineering by integrating cross-discipline product development, manufacturing and field service with flexible processes across the extended enterprise, including suppliers, partners, customers and other stakeholders.
In the age of the Internet of Things (IoT), product companies face unprecedented change. Complex, connected products incorporate hardware, software and electronics into systems that communicate with other products, services and people via always-on Internet connections. How can organizations effectively manage the business of engineering in this new paradigm? As companies rush to bring new products to market, business processes designed for a simpler era are being stretched, causing numerous quality problems resulting in rising product recalls, warranty claims and liability issues.