what is the meaning of "verticals"? This is seen in terms like
"engineering verticals" or "marketing verticals". For example,
see this sentence from a website:
"Through the GDCs, Geometric promises clients functional architects who have in depth expertise in design, analysis and manufacturing in automotive, aerospace and other verticals."I don't remember seeing this before and only saw it after words like
"globalization," "outsourcing," and "offshoring" came into use in the
1. Reducing competition
2. Saving cost by reducing overheads
3. Capturing a larger market share
4. Pooling resources
5. Cooperating on R&D
6. Enhancing competitive advantage
Last edited by Dr. Jamshid Ibrahim; 28-Nov-2006 at 21:15.
Thank you MikeNewYork and Dr J, for the detailed explanation.