…ns with PM’s and software developers is a necessity, because they truly understand what’s possible. The architecture team must have a holistic view of the entire system in mind when they help the PM make decisions. Great Platform PM’s know to engage the architects early and often in researching new development.
…believes that if they provide value to internal stakeholders or other developers, it’s good enough. But it’s the combination of customer needs, stakeholder needs and developer needs that make for a great platform. In this sense, the voice of the customer becomes even more imperative for a platform PM.