Technology transfer: The design, development, and implementation of a process

  • Rebecca L. Smith
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 423)


Throughout the past five years, Hewlett-Packard Company's R&D entities in the Networked Systems Sector (Cupertino) have engaged in the systematic implementation of software engineering processes, methods, and tools. The goal: improve software products delivered to HP customers. This effort, led by the Technology Transfer section (TX), has resulted in improvements for several projects in the areas of time-to-market, product quality, and reduced development costs. This paper presents a summary of TX's approach to the design, development, and implementation of a technology transfer process.


Technology Transfer Business Objective Technology Transfer Process Software Engineering Process Graduate Engineer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rebecca L. Smith
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  1. 1.Technology Transfer Section Hewlett-Packard Co.Cupertino

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