Intelligent Product Solutions


About Intelligent Product Solutions

Delivering product design excellence to diverse markets with precision, transparency and enthusiasm.


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IPS was founded in 2008 by Mitch Maiman and Paul Severino, former executives of Symbol Technologies (now Zebra Technologies).  As engineers with roots in product engineering and manufacturing, their goal was to build a product design and engineering services company to provide clients with a single source solution for concepts, industrial design, mechanical engineering, embedded software and systems architecture, mobile and enterprise application software, optical engineering and UXUI design.

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Evaluating Product Design Firms: What You Need to Know

July 17, 2023
It’s not enough to simply have a design concept when working with a product design firm. Here are five key criteria to look into when considering a product-development partner...
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Product Design Insights to Serve Those with Disabilities

Feb. 6, 2023
It's incumbent on product developers to build a comprehensive understanding of the difficulties faced by those with disabilities, how those disabilities affect their daily lives...
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5 Top Pain Points in Industrial Design

July 14, 2022
Successful industrial design delivers product functionality that’s ergonomic and includes a feature set of clear value. Pain points in accomplishing those goals range from mastering...
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6 Best Practices in Product Design to Address Supply-Chain Shortages

April 16, 2022
While the problems aligning supply and demand may improve within months or a few years, engineers still need to get product out the door now. This article shares insights on best...
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Top 5 Technology Trends for 2022

Jan. 12, 2022
These trends, from electric vehicles to medical technology to supply-chain issues, will likely dominate the headlines this year.
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Pain Points for RF Product Design

Nov. 26, 2021
Many unique RF challenges emerge in the development of products, from implementing active wireless technologies to passive RFID tagging. To help address them, it’s crucial to ...

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8 Pain Points to Developing World-Class Software

July 16, 2021
Software engineering in this ever-more connected world has no doubt developed quite a bit of complexity. Here are eight factors to keep in mind to avoid software development from...
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Pain Points for Embedded Software Design

June 2, 2021
Developing embedded-systems software is extremely challenging and often the domain of the most experienced members of a product development team. So, what makes embedded-systems...
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Pain Points for Electronic Product Design

March 1, 2021
The expression “Nobody said this would be easy” certainly applies to developing complex electronic systems. IPS President Mitch Maiman presents the five main challenges faced ...
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What’s Next in Healthcare Products as a Result of COVID?

Nov. 10, 2020
The COVID-19 crisis has uncovered gaps in the availability of current medical products. Most all areas across the technology landscape have stepped forward and must continue to...
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Understanding Successful Product Design

July 27, 2020
The road to creating a successful product involves multiple factors, from developing a market assessment, to clearly defining product requirements, to tailoring the right design...
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5G Product Design Considerations for 2020

May 7, 2020
In the midst of the hype and excitement surrounding 5G, here's a real-world look at the science and facts of the technology as it affects the solutions we’re developing in 2020...
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Top 4 Technology Predictions for 2020

Feb. 3, 2020
In 2019, IoT and its role in industrial and commercial applications often stole the industry's top headlines, especially in terms of security and wearables. Will the same hold...
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Do You (Really) Want Bleeding-Edge Technology?

Nov. 5, 2019
Going with the “bleeding-edge” technology is full of benefits and pitfalls. So, what’s a good strategy for life on the forefront of the latest technology?