Last week while driving to a meeting, I had an epiphany. Those familiar with the state of highways in the Bay Area in the morning rush hour can relate to this. I had to be in Burlingame on the water’s side of 101 at 9:30am. However, it was 8:30am before I could leave from Sunnyvale … Continue reading What Does It Mean to be a Big Data Product Manager
Post-PC era -- It seems this phrase has been overused already, but one can be certain that we are going to keep hearing it for some time to come. Finally I managed to watch Apple's keynote of the launch of the new iPad that took place in March. Tim Cook talked about how Apple has … Continue reading What Next After the Post-PC Era?
The anticipation for the iPad 3 has been in overdrive for some days now, typical for any Apple product launch. However, it seems that this reaches a crescendo when we are looking at the launch of a product version that has already delivered it's share of shock and awe before. What else? What if? Will … Continue reading iPad-mini – If Apple Builds It, They Will Come
I gave a talk at the Product Professionals Event in Bangalore on Nov 12, 2011. Bangalore being home to many well-known high-tech companies with large engineering organizations, I decided to talk about what connects product strategy and architecture. These terms, product strategy and architecture, are dear at heart to every product manager and his or … Continue reading Product Strategy & Architecture