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September 18, 2019

5 Things You Should Do to Prepare for the New European Union Medical Device Regulation (EU MDR)

Medical devices cannot be placed on the market without conforming to safety requirements. In the U.S., the responsible regulatory agency for medical devices is the FDA’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). If it is a drug and device combination product, it is the CDER, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, as well. The…

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August 19, 2019

Key Considerations for Commercial Satellite Product Design

The goal of the commercial space industry is to provide fast and affordable access to space. This industry, highly regulated due to the complex nature of its products, presents unique challenges for engineers and companies. New opportunities in the industry open doors for options in product design and the influence of nimble design firms that…

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July 31, 2019

Why Group Estimating Works

There is a tendency to rely heavily on experts in almost any situation. They have studied their craft. They understand aspects that a regular person may not. They are, after all, experts in their fields, so we put more weight on their opinions. In project estimating, experts are indeed helpful, but so too are the…

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July 8, 2019

Agile Hardware Development May Be the Key to Accelerating Your Product Roadmap

Although the Agile Manifesto was written to guide software development, product development teams can reap great benefits by applying the foundational aspects of Agile to hardware development.

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January 28, 2019

Vital Components of Product Development – Part 4

Striking the right balance between speed and quality can be very difficult for manufacturers in the aerospace, medical device, and robotics fields. Getting products to market quickly is essential, but safety is also vital.

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