Three discussions no length requirement
1.) Discussion4 Post your response to the following discussion questions. Your initial posting should include three or more resources, which must be referenced using APA style. There needs to be certain measures put in place as a technology or application is being developed in order to protect the intellectual property to maximize the lifecycle of a product and return on investment. Describe in detail at least three methods that can be applied to protect technology or application and strategies that can be applied to license technology in order to maximize the lifecycle and profits.
2.) Discussion5 Post your response to the following discussion questions. Your initial posting should include three or more resources, which must be referenced using APA style. There are a number of engineering and manufacturing methodologies available such as Six Sigma, LEAN, Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI), Statistical Process Control (SPC), and Engineering Process Control (EPC) to improve productivity and eliminate waste in the development and manufacturing process for a new technology or process, Select one of these processes and describe it including the advantages and disadvantages. As part of your post include what specific tools or methods you would use within the chosen methodology to monitor the actual process and to analyze data to identify improvement opportunities.
3.) Discussion6, post your response to the following discussion questions. Your initial posting should include three or more resources, which must be referenced using APA style. Historically, there have been numerous successful and failed technology product launches that have taken place as a result of the appropriate or inadequate amount of due diligence and planning that took place to create or understand the need for this type of development. Use the Web to identify a technology or application that had a successful or failed product launch and adoption. Discuss what factors (e.g. such as medical concerns, environmental impact, public opinion, political implications, regulatory implications, etc.) were essential for the success or failure of the technology or application.