Avoiding design snafus

from tomalak's realm which seems to still be going strong As much as 80 percent of the cost of taking a product to market can accrue during the design phase. InfoWorld has an article about collaborative design software which seem to benefit large teams working on projects such as software development and equipment manufacturing. Such software, which creates a virtual workspace bringing all the design participants together, has numerous advantages over traditional approaches in which many enterprises have used e-mail, phone, or fax to collaborate internally, while limiting communications with suppliers to price negotiations.