Compared with C-end products, B-end products are still too young.
In China, C-end products have been developed for more than ten years. There are foundational works such as "Everyone is a Product Manager" and "Apocalypse", and the cultivation system is relatively mature. But in comparison, the rise of B-end Buy email list products is only 5 years old.
Before this, it was not that there were no B-end products. Of course, software service providers, outsourcers, and internal companies would also need product managers, but one is not enough. Really reflects the value of product innovation.
It was not until 2015, known as the first year of enterprise service investment, that SaaS began to rise, promoting the development of B-end products.
In 2018, the concept of the Industrial Internet was put forward, and BAT ended up taking up the banner, which really allowed the outbreak of entrepreneurship in this field, thus promoting the outbreak of B-side product managers.
According to the 2018 Entrepreneurship Development Report released by NetEase Cloud, as of October of that year, among the more than 100,000 startups nationwide, the "enterprise service" field accounted for 39.43%, while last year this figure was only 10.26%, an increase of about 4 times.