During the development of Pluto we used several methodological approaches. The most important are displayed here.
PGE – Product Generation Engineering:
Like in most cases a product development does not start from scratch – one bases their product on a previous generation. Therefore Product Generation Engineering helps one to organize and structure the most important topics to advance successfully towards a new generation.
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IPEM – Integrated Product Engineering Model:
Within the development of a new product generation one needs to structure all activities. Therefore the IPEM helps guide one tthrough the whole product development process by using predefined activities and methods.