Agile for Hardware is a game-changer for developing physical products and systems. It leverages the proven benefits of agile over traditional processes that software teams have embraced. Since its launch in 2017, the Modified Agile for Hardware Development (MAHD – pronounced /mad/) Framework has helped countless teams to speed up product development, prioritize customer value, and achieve superior outcomes. By aligning with agile principles while adapting tactics to suit the unique demands of hardware development, this framework empowers teams to excel in their pursuit, enabling them to:
Looking for faster and more effective solutions? The MAHD Framework could be the perfect fit for your needs.
This 4-minute video walks you through the key elements of the MAHD Framework and how agile for hardware can deliver the benefits of Agile to hardware-based teams while also supporting SW development and integration.
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While MAHD includes “Hardware” in its name to clearly differentiate the approach from SW-based methods such as Scrum, the MAHD Framework is ideal for products and systems that include a combination of mechanical, electronic, and software elements. Industries and product categories that have implemented the framework:
The MAHD Framework is quickly being adopted by leading companies in a wide range of industries and has been found to quickly deliver solutions faster, with predictable results and higher customer value overall traditional product development methods.
The MAHD Framework provides proven benefits for projects that range from incremental product improvements to complex innovative solutions.
Many companies desire the benefits of Agile and have even tried directly applying Agile for SW methods to hardware-based product efforts with limited success. To learn more about the MAHD Framework, and how it can accelerate your NPD efforts, download the Intro to MAHD e-book or contact us to schedule a discussion of your situation.
Download the Introduction to MAHD E-book to learn about the key elements of the MAHD Framework including how to initiate projects, the MAHD On-ramp and tips to get started going MAHD.
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