Commercial Vehicle Technology: New Early-Phase Development Process

The commercial vehicles sector is facing change driven by a number of factors such as globalization, urbanization and stricter environmental protection regulations. And this also has an impact on product development. A study carried out at MAN Truck & Bus looked into what can be achieved by optimizing the early development phase.


Process Management: Neutral Process Models Support Integration

The mapping of procedural product development models to project processes suitable for implementation is no easy task. That is why standardized reference processes and enterprise-specific best practices often coexist. A new, neutral systematic definition of project processes in PDM/PLM simplifies matters.


Enterprise-wide Orchestration of Portfolios and Programs

Shorter product cycles and a wealth of variants tailored to the wishes of each individual target group mean that businesses have to conduct ever more development projects. Real-time multiproject management helps company management monitor overall project activity and react to problems rapidly.