Challenges of Dealing with Late Stage Design Changes

Challenges of Dealing with Late Stage Design Changes

Product developers need to effectively deal with late stage design changes in twenty-first century business. According to a recent PTC study, 2 of every 5 CAD users struggle with the same challenge: accommodating late stage design changes.

As a result, many teams manually recreate existing data, diverting valuable time and resources from more productive endeavors—like creating superior products, decreasing time-to-market, or streamlining product development costs. Industry experts have been aware of these challenges for a long time. Explore the links below as the pros elaborate on these and other “opportunities for improvement” in product design.

Infographic-Graphic-175.png Infographic: The Need for Design Flexibility Infographic: The Need for Design Flexibility

Engineers weigh in on the top five challenges facing today’s CAD systems. Download this infographic, and see if any of these challenges sound familiar.

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The Challenge of Late Stage Design Changes

The Challenge of Late Stage Design Changes

Our favorite animated character, Brian the Engineer, explains the key challenges when trying to complete late stage design changes.

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Issue in Focus: CAD and the Need for Design Flexibility

Issue in Focus: CAD and the Need for Design Flexibility

In this independent eBook, industry analyst Chad Jackson explores best practices for late stage design changes.

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