information management

Information management

Select your office

Technology Licensing: A Strategy for Creating Value

Would you like to increase your bottom line – without additional capital or research investment? Would you like to tap into new foreign markets – without investing in property, plants, or equipment? Would you like to develop new technologies – without expanding your existing R&D resources?...
Strategy, Information management

Enterprise Systems: A Report from the Field

A growing number of companies are replacing unique, customized, inflexible, and expensive home–grown information technology systems with more tailorable, integrated, and global enterprise software packages (sometimes known as enterprise resource planning or ERP systems). In some industries, notably...
Strategy, Technology & innovation management, Information management

Strategic Management of Technology: Thirteen Common Pitfalls

In recent years, Arthur D. Little has been applying its Third Generation R&D principles to a wide variety of technology management assignments. Many of our clients are process and/or production companies (e.g., major oil companies, chemical manufacturers, and pulp and paper producers) that...
Strategy, Technology & innovation management, Information management

Technology's Proliferating Role in Creating Customer

One of the toughest challenges companies face is identifying and successfully commercialising valuable new products and services for existing and target customers. Many leading companies are addressing this challenge by deploying technologies across – and beyond – their organisations that allow...
Consumer goods & retail, Strategy, Information management