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A novel approach to collaborative product development in the medical-equipment industry

Tseng, Kevin C; Chien-Lung, Hsu;
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  • Published: 19 Sep 2013
  • Publisher: Cranfield University Press
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
In this study, we summarise the requirements for collaborative product development based on our investigation of the differences in the resources and tools that are needed for the various stages of collaborative product development and the needs of system users during these various stages. We proposed a user-oriented approach of collaborative product development for medical equipment and designed a collaborative product development system with the required functionalities to satisfy different areas according to their roles and workflow. The system we developed can drastically simplify the original complex and dispersed process of product development for intellig...
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free text keywords: collaborative, product development, medical-equipment industry, workflow management
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