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Select the Right Product Management Tool Types to Manage Product Portfolios in a Climate of Change

Published: 13 February 2019

ID: G00380173

Analyst(s): Alexander Hoeppe , Clifton Gilley


Technology product managers are faced with an increasing pace of market and technology changes, challenging the traditional approaches and tools commonly used. This document helps technology product managers to identify and fill gaps in their product management toolset.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Assess Process Requirements by Outlining the Existing and Desired PM Process Through Stakeholder Workshops
  • Identify Functional Gaps by Evaluating to What Degree Process Requirements Are Covered by the Existing PM System Landscape
  • Choose Which PM Tool Types to Implement First by Aggregating the Prioritized Requirements and Sizes of Functional Gaps of Existing PM Tools

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