7-Need Analysis - OTHER POTENTIAL SUPPLIERS WERE NOTED THE...

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Design Methods EE 600
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DAILY DILBERT DAILY DILBERT
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THE GENERAL CYCLE THE GENERAL CYCLE DEFINITION OF NEED FEASIBILITY STUDY PROPOSAL PROJECT PLAN RESEARCH SPECIFICATION DESIGN ETC.
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THE DEFINITION OF NEED IT REQUIRES CUSTOMER INTERACTION OFTEN REPRESENTS INCREMENTAL PRODUCT GROWTH MAY MAKE USE OF A SURVEY IT MAY REQUIRE A “RED HERRING” IT SHOULD INCLUDE A COMPETITIVE ANALYSIS IT SHOULD INCLUDE MARKET ESTIMATES
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AN EXAMPLE OF NEED AN EXAMPLE OF NEED AS LOGIC WAS FOUND TO BE TOO HIGH POWER TOO HIGH COST LOOKING CLOSER, A CUSTOMER SURVEY SHOWED THAT STANDBY POWER WAS THE REAL PROBLEM THE SPEED WAS ALSO MARGINAL “COST” WAS ONLY A PROBLEM IN THAT IT COST A LOT TO PROVIDE THE POWER!
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AN EXAMPLE OF NEED A “RED HERRING” AC LOGIC WAS FLOATED IT HAD THE SAME SPEED AS AS IT HAD LOWER POWER -- ESSENTIALLY ZERO IN STANDBY THERE WAS NO COMPETITION ON THE MARKET THE POTENTIAL MARKET WAS ESTIMATED AS $800,000,000
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Unformatted text preview: OTHER POTENTIAL SUPPLIERS WERE NOTED THE FEASIBILITY STUDY THE FEASIBILITY STUDY GENERALLY INVOLVES GENERALLY INVOLVES A COMPETITIVE SURVEY NOTING WHO ELSE MAY PROVIDE THIS LOOKING AT WHAT ELSE IS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE/ANNOUNCED INCREMENTAL ESTIMATES ARE OFTEN USED TO ESTIMATE RESULTS HOW LONG TO DESIGN IT? HOW FAST/EXPENSIVE/COMPLEX/ETC A LITERATURE SEARCH SHOULD ALWAYS BE DONE THIS INCLUDES REPORTS, CONFERENCES, PAPERS, ETC. DONT FORGET INTERNAL R&D PROJECTS! FINALLY YOU MUST ESTIMATE THE DEVELOPMENT COST AND THE P&L IMPACT IF YOUR FEASIBILITY STUDY SAYS YES, YOU WILL PROCEED TO A FULL PROPOSAL FOR NOW WE ARE GOING TO PREPARE A SET OF DOCUMENTS FOR A PROJECT YOU THEREFORE NEED TO CHOSE SOMETHING TO WORK ON IT WOULD BE BEST IF IT WAS A SIMPLE DEVICE IT MUST BE SOMETHING THAT DOES NOT CURRENTLY EXIST IN THE FORM YOU ENVISION...
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2011 for the course EE 1101 taught by Professor Hendr during the Spring '11 term at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

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