Gartner Research

Utilize EMS/ODM Partners More Effectively to Save Time and Money

Published: 23 February 2018

ID: G00328231

Analyst(s): Ben Lee , Amy Teng


OEMs are underutilizing their EMS/ODM partners, which leads to an increase in wasted time and lost revenue. Technology product management leaders of OEMs can improve hardware time to market and profitability by emphasizing outsourcing processes based on the type and status of the product.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Leverage EMS/ODM Expertise in the Verification Process, and Market and Regulatory Requirements to Save Time During Your NPI Processes
  • Save Money by Using EMSs/ODMs to Source More Substitute Parts and to Accelerate Subsystem Integration for Existing Production

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