VP Research, Gartner, USA
Marc Halpern, P.E., Ph.D., is a research vice president in Gartner, where he is the lead analyst covering product life cycle management strategies and software applications in the Verticals unit. He focuses on design, engineering, product data management, manufacturing process planning and product portfolio management.
Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Halpern was the director of research at D. H. Brown's Engineering, Manufacturing, and Design research and advisory services. In this role, he was responsible for the planning and delivery of research and advisory services on emerging trends in relevant software technology and vendors. He also sold, managed and executed a variety of consulting projects for the client base, including manufacturers and software vendors.
Presenting: The IoT & its Implications on Product Innovation Platform Evolution
25 Feb 2015, 09:30
Over the next five years, and because of the emergence of IoT and Digitial Business technologies, there will be a significant transformation in the business environment for product innovation software. This will be noted not only in the business models moving more towards software and service, but also in what we expect to get from said systems.
This session will address the following questions:
- What does IoT mean in terms of product, applications and service?
- What does IoT mean for the elongation of the lifecycle and additional revenue?
- What new functionality will the IoT demand of innovation software and how will the vendors evolve to provide this?
- What can you do as a company to prepare for this next industrial revolution?