Sixth Annual Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Study

Tech-Clarity was commissioned by Planview to conduct their 6th Annual Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Survey, titled The Business Transformation Required to Innovate in the Digital Era. The survey evaluated trends in managing product portfolios including challenges, processes, and technologies used to make portfolio decisions. Tech-Clarity applied our performance banding methodology to determine what Top Performers

Five Things Top Performers Do Differently to Deliver Profitable, Innovative Products (PPM survey results)

How can companies manage their portfolios and product development processes in order to more reliably hit their product innovation and commercialization challenges? How does digital transformation raise the bar on product portfolio management? Tech-Clarity was commissioned by Planview, Inc. to conduct their Sixth Product Portfolio Management Benchmark Study to find out. The research uncovered five

Top 5 Metrics to Stop Measuring Innovation in the Rearview Mirror (webcast)

Join Tech-Clarity’s Jim Brown in a lively discussion with Planview NPD Evangelist Carrie Nauyalis discussing how to effectively measure product innovation. The duo will discuss the pitfalls of measuring innovation based on prior performance, the top five measures companies can use to measure innovation capability, and what’s needed to get started measuring innovation to improve outcomes.

An Action Plan to Improve Your Product Portfolio

Tech-Clarity’s new eBook, An Action Plan to Improve Your Product Portfolio, helps companies start down the path to better product profitability through PPM. The research shares insights on how to recognize the need for PPM, prepare your organization for the PPM journey,determine the potential ROI, and select a software vendor partner. It’s a comprehensive look at

PPM Software Fills the Enterprise App Gap left by ERP and PLM in Product Development

An exciting new article by Jim Brown explains how PPM software extends the business value manufacturers receive from ERP, PLM, and other enterprise applications. The discussion explains the importance of time to market and how PPM has emerged alongside other enterprise apps to help companies create and deliver compelling, profitable product portfolios. Read the article,

Getting the PPM Band Back Together at Pipeline 2012

We are getting the whole gang back together for a great online conference – Pipeline 2012 – The Online Conference for Innovative Product Development. Last year I had the privilege of presenting at the Pipeline 2011 event. My presentation, Social Computing and the Product Lifecycle, focused on the applicability of social computing to improve different