Teaching Note | HBS Case Collection | April 1999

Issues in Technology Strategy TN

by Clayton M. Christensen

Abstract

Provides instructors with an overview for the module in the Managing Innovation course, Issues in Technology Strategy. Provides an overview of the frameworks introduced in the module that can help managers in their efforts to formulate strategies relating to several key issues: decisions to invest in new technology versus extend existing technology; decisions to outsource versus develop in-house; decision to embark on research, etc.

Keywords: Decisions; Investment; Innovation and Management; Innovation Strategy; Research; Technology Adoption; Technology Industry;

Citation:

Christensen, Clayton M. "Issues in Technology Strategy TN." Harvard Business School Teaching Note 699-168, April 1999.