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Author Yudilevich, E.
Sponsorship IEEE Eng. Manage. Soc
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2001
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Technology ♦ Management & auxiliary services ♦ General management
Subject Keyword Technological innovation ♦ Computer aided software engineering ♦ Innovation management ♦ Business ♦ Defense industry ♦ Environmental management ♦ Demography ♦ Systems engineering and theory ♦ Europe ♦ Employee rights
Abstract A rapidly changing and very competitive global environment has triggered intensive interest in the processes and management of innovation. This is also true for the defense sector, which is a rather special business environment. This paper deals with the practical application of Drucker's now classical approach to innovation, using the example of an Israeli defense organization experiencing a deep structural change. Sources of systems innovation opportunities that led in the past to successful operational capabilities are presented. It is argued that in the future more systematic management of innovation will be required in order to keep nurturing innovation. The proposed strategy is to pay careful attention to all possible sources of innovation opportunity.
Description Author affiliation: RAFAEL, Haifa, Israel (Yudilevich, E.)
ISBN 0780372603
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2001-10-07
Publisher Place USA
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 472.43 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 365
Ending Page 370

Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library