This is a post by Cat McClintock on PTC site.
A batch of fresh product design stories, curated just for you.
IoT just upended your development process. Now what?
Just when you think you have the design process down, there’s always something new. If you were a designer in the mid-80s, the development process was given rock star status with the introduction of the Stage-Gate process (basically the act of dividing new product development into stages or phases). This sparked an industry wave and set the standard on how a product evolves through the process.