Process

1

Project Initiation

Proposal, feasibility assessment

2

Planning Phase

Develop plan and design inputs (requirements)

Design Review

3

Design Phase

System, electronic, software and mechanical design descriptions

Design Review

4

Implementation Phase

Schematics, drawings, software code, manufacturing procedures, part specifications, vendor selection, etc.

Design Review

5

Verification Phase

Electronic, software, mechanical and integration testing

Design Review

6

Validation

Challenge the design's performance to ensure it meets your requirements

Design Review

7

Release to Production

Design transfer to customer's manufacturing facility