SMTA International Conference Proceedings


STRENGTHENING YOUR DOWNSIZED DESIGN TEAMS THROUGH A STRONG PROTOTYPE PARTNER

Author: Duane Benson
Company: Screaming Circuits
Date Published: 10/4/2009   Conference: SMTA International


Abstract: Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) product development teams are downsizing, yet workload is increasing. This presentation looks at ways to strategically fill the gaps in team expertise by leveraging your supply base. Topics covered will include:
  • Important considerations in outsourcing products using open architecture platforms
  • Best ways to leverage engineering expertise at your PCB fabrication house and prototype supplier
  • Ways to cut time and cost in sourcing prototypes.



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