Design the Product Architecture

  • Michael JantzerEmail author
  • Godehard Nentwig
  • Christine Deininger
  • Thomas Michl


This chapter explains the essential characteristics of architectures using the structures of cities as an example and relates them to product architectures. The limits of decentralized decisions are shown. Architecture drivers are identified and the necessity of conscious architectural design is explained.

The second part deals with leadership aspects, competencies and basic attitudes in architectural design.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael Jantzer
    • 1
    Email author
  • Godehard Nentwig
    • 2
  • Christine Deininger
    • 3
  • Thomas Michl
    • 1
  1. 1.Robert Bosch GmbHStuttgartGermany
  2. 2.ENGENCE Engineering ExcellenceKusterdingen & StuttgartGermany
  3. 3.ENGENCE Engineering ExcellenceKusterdingen & StuttgartGermany

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