Boost the Modular System with Configuration Design

According to Wikipedia, a design is a plan or specification for the construction of an object or system or for the implementation of an activity or process, or the result of that plan or specification...
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What is Cost of Complexity? - And How to Calculate it

Cost of complexity is a term often used to describe the costs that are caused by introducing new product platforms and products, as well as managing the variety of products produced. Many different pr...
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Accelerate Agility, Flexibility and Efficiency with Modular Design

Does your Product Design Methodology Support your Company Strategy? Most companies today are operating in multiple market segments and regions where customers demand unique products customized to thei...
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5 Steps Transforming your Product Range from Diesel to Electric

Embrace Electrification using a Modular Product Architecture Electrification and business model transformation are two hot topics creating sleepless nights for leaders in many industrial companies tod...
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How to Manage Change in your Strategic Product Platforms?

Governance of your investment in a configurable product platform is a critical part in succeeding to reach the profit and other targets for the product architecture. In our earlier story, Governance a...
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How to Create Needs-Based Market Segmentation

To create successful modular systems it is critical to understand who the customers are, and what needs they have. By analyzing what the customers are looking for and how existing products are perform...
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The Financial Impact of  Modularization 

How to Successfully Realize Lower Costs and Increased Sales? The target with modularization is to meet three business objectives: Operational Excellence, Customer Intimacy and Product Leadership. When...
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Getting the Most out of Your Platforms Using a Maturity Model

Organizations looking to gain the advantage of economy of scale, while also augmenting the value for their customers, are increasingly turning to configurable platforms and products through modulariza...
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