Autodesk University
Lecture    BM7381
Hardware by the Numbers: What it takes to launch hardware products
Autodesk University
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Hardware is hard' is a common phrase, but what does it actually mean? How does a team with a great idea for a new hardware product navigate the challenges of prototyping, sourcing, testing, validation, contract manufacturing, production scaling, distribution, logistics and retail. This presentation aims to capture some objective numbers on what it takes to start a scalable hardware business.

Key Learnings

  • What are the steps to build a hardware startup
  • What does it take to bring a new hardware product idea to market
  • How do you scale from prototype to production
  • What you need to think about when going to market with a new product



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