An Analysis of the Strategy of Product Platform
Product platform is a set of subsystems and interfaces that form a common structure from which a stream of related products can be efficiently developed and produced. Core capability is a key driver for successful product platform development and core technology is the basis of all competitive strategies for high-tech enterprises and their products, and the core products supported by it is the physical embodiment of core competence.
A. H. Wu and T. F. Li, "An Analysis of the Strategy of Product Platform", Advanced Materials Research, Vol. 267, pp. 230-233, 2011