Jothi Shankar Kumar wrote:Both are challenging and interesting to work if you still wish to code. From a managerial perspective, it is much challenging to be in a services industry and from a functional perspective, a product industry would be enticing.
I'm now in a services industry and gaining more technical experience than I did when I was in a product company. On the contrary, I gained much functional knowledge in a product company than now
raghuraman guruswamy wrote:In a service company there will be lot of maintenance projects only. So if you are lucky and into development project, then
you can learn more and get in-depth knowledge.
But i prefer working in a product company as you can become a true technical architect / Senior technical manager only in a
product company and it is very difficult in a service company.
Other views/ suggestions are welcome !