Chapter 12. Accelerated Product Development: Techniques and Traps

  1. Dr. Kenneth B. Kahn Ph.D. Associate Professor cofounding director industrial engineer project engineer manufacturing engineer
  1. Preston G. Smith Ph.D. principal engineer manager Consultant

Published Online: 15 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172483.ch12

The PDMA Handbook of New Product Development, Second Edition

The PDMA Handbook of New Product Development, Second Edition

How to Cite

Smith, P. G. (2004) Accelerated Product Development: Techniques and Traps, in The PDMA Handbook of New Product Development, Second Edition (ed K. B. Kahn), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172483.ch12

Editor Information

  1. University of Tennessee, USA

Author Information

  1. New Product Dynamics, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471485247

Online ISBN: 9780470172483

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Keywords:

  • time-to-market and development speed;
  • classic trade-offs of cycle time;
  • accelerated product development - techniques and traps;
  • phased development processes;
  • employing project management software

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Time-To-Market Is Not Free

  • Types of Time-To-Market

  • Time-To-Market Tools and Techniques

  • Time-To-Market Traps

  • Conclusion

  • References