Across industries, firms vary broadly on how they operate with respect to their Research a Development (RaD) activities. This volume presents a holistic approach to evaluating the critical elements of RaD management, including planning, organization, portfolio management, project management, and knowledge transferaby assessing RaD management from different sectors. Featuring empirical research and in-depth case studies from industries as diverse as medical imaging, electric vehicles, and cyber security, the authors identify common features of successful RaD management, despite fundamental differences, such as company size, number of employees, industry sector, and the RaD budget. In particular, they consider the implications for decision making with respect to resource allocation and investments, such as site selection, purchasing, and cross-departmental communication.... XPS 15z, Apple MacBook Air, Acer Aspire Ethos, HP Pavilion dv7t series, MacBook Pro, Toshiba Portege R835-P56X, Lenovo ThinkPad X220, ... 8.7): Twenty percent of laptops compound growth from 2012 to 2015 including 7% of mature markets and emerging technologiesa#39; market . ... Having these new innovations in mind, optimism grows for this yeara#39;s PC sales by some companies such as Intel.
|Title||:||Planning and Roadmapping Technological Innovations|
|Author||:||Tugrul U. Daim, Melinda Pizarro, Rajasree Talla|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2014-01-04|