Created On Monday, 29 December 2014 18:23By Tymen Jissink
Corporate Foresight at Cisco: Introdution of the Technolog Radar
The case describes how Cisco, a company showing a commitment to fostering open and crowd-sourced innovation, implemented the Technology Radar. . The Cisco Technology Radar is an open approach to identifying new technologies and is a process of identification, selection, and verification of emerging technologies using external scouting networks. The case describes the situation at Cisco, why it would benefit from the technology radar, the challenges associated with the implementation of the technology radar, the technology radar process itself, and the key success factors of implementing the technology radar.
The single case study is based on personal interviews and close dialogue with Stephan Monterde, Senior Manager for Corporate Development at Cisco. Additionally, document studies and a broad search among online news sources were conducted.