Product Architecture - Lesson Summary
Functional Modelling helps in the early stages of identifying the product's architecture.
The Architecture of a product is the scheme by which the functional elements of the product are arranged into physical building blocks and by which these blocks interact.
A Portfolio refers to a set of products that a company provides and architecture refers to the layout of the components.
Product Portfolio Architecture is the system design strategy for laying out components and systems on multiple products to best satisfy current and future needs.
A modular Family of products refers to a set of products that are supported at any one time by a platform.
Customized Architecture refers to architecture with features that are in the basic platform that can be varied depending on the desires of an individual customer.
Product Architecture is a scheme by which the functional elements of the product are arranged into physical building blocks and by which the blocks interact.