Search for dissertations about: "product platforms"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 74 swedish dissertations containing the words product platforms.

  1. 1. A generic information platform for product families

    Author : Gunilla Sivard; KTH; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; information modeling; product families; modularization; product platforms; product data management; configuration; Industrial engineering and economy; Industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Abstract : The research work detailed in this dissertation relates to the computer representation of information which concerns product families and product platforms. Common to competitive companies today, is the quest of designing products and processes to meet a large variety of customer needs, in short time, and based on few resources. READ MORE

  2. 2. Service Logic in Digitalized Product Platforms : A Study of Digital Service Innovation in the Vehicle Industry

    Author : Soumitra Chowdhury; Maria Åkesson; Michel Thomsen; Magnus Bergquist; Birgitta Bergvall-Kåreborn; Högskolan i Halmstad; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; digital services; premises; digital service innovation; digitalized product platforms; service logic; Data- och informationsvetenskap; Computer and Information Sciences Computer Science;

    Abstract : The digitalization of products has become an important driver for service innovation in manufacturing firms. The embedding of digital technology in previously non-digital products creates digitalized product platforms that enable digital service innovation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing Product Architectures, A Study of Oganizational and Strategic Aspects

    Author : Maximilian Pasche; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product development; product architecture; organization; modularization; contingencies; product platform;

    Abstract : Product modularization and product platforms constitute two major approaches to product architecture management. These concepts are applied to enable firms to cost-efficientlyprovide a high degree of product variety and to achieve a high level of strategic flexibility. READ MORE

  4. 4. Development of Interdisciplinary Platforms Using System Objects

    Author : Jonas Landahl; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : product development; function-means modeling; configurable; product architecture; mass customization; concurrent engineering; interdisciplinary development; reconfigurable; production development; platform- based development; flexible; design reuse; adaptable; interchange of information; producibility; systems engineering;

    Abstract : Conceptually “form follows function”, as stated by Louis Sullivan. Physically however, form follows producibility.There is an erroneous notion that many customers can be provided with customized products, produced without any battle. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the use of platforms for product–service solutions

    Author : Siri Jagstedt; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product–service solutions; customisation; platforms; servitization; architecture; solutions development;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to identify and describe factors influencing the use of platforms for product–service solutions. Briefly put, product–service solutions are combinations of products and services integrated and customised to address customers’ overall needs. READ MORE