The ability to accept technology ideas from outside your organization can significantly augment your company’s new product development efforts, increase R&D efficiency and deliver measurable competitive advantage. But in a patent dependent industry, how do you launch an Open Innovation initiative that will meet your company’s needs, while delivering IP protection?
e-Zassi has developed the first Open Innovation software platform specifically designed to meet the needs of industries that require patent protection, such as medical devices and the life sciences. e-Zassi's software platform can be completely customized to meet the needs of your organization or to support existing business development criteria. As an integrated, end-to-end solution the platform includes:
- controlled idea capture (for external and internal submission),
- automated assessment and data analytics,
- internal collaboration and scoring tools
- tailored workflows and processes
Collectively, these features provide unparalleled risk mitigation against IP misappropriation, enhanced acquisition of new product ideas and technologies, increased operational efficiencies, reduced costs and improved time to market. e-Zassi solutions are now providing exceptional value to leading companies in healthcare and other market segments that are particularly vulnerable to intellectual property disclosure and security concerns.
There are multiple, measurable benefits that result from working with e-Zassi to implement an open innovation strategy within your organization.
Safely Accept Pre-patented Ideas
Through a series of simple questions companies gain detailed, insightful information regarding the submitted innovation, all within the framework of a robust intellectual property protection system that fosters trust and confidence essential in early stage collaboration. e-Zassi’s standardized format minimizes digital permeability and provides bilateral ip protection while eliminating the need and cost for premature confidentiality disclosure agreements.
Enhance New Product Development Efforts
While many open innovation systems allow an organization to accept new ideas, only the e-Zassi system is integrated with automated filtering capabilities and a knowledge engine that delivers the business intelligence required to make better informed decisions. Collaborative, innovation management tools and functionality provide visibility across the enterprise, while helping to determine which new ideas to move through the product development process.
Reduce Time to Market, Increase Competitive Advantage
For organizations looking to adopt the power of open innovation in order to procure more new products and to fuel new revenues, the e-Zassi software solution addresses both the operational and legal issues faced when implementing an oi solution. The results are tangible; reduced r&d costs, a more robust new product pipeline and the ability to more efficiently deliver new products to the marketplace.
The cloud-based e-Zassi solution can be easily integrated into your corporate web site – with no impact to your existing it infrastructure.
We also provide a range of open innovation consulting solutions allowing you to benefit from a depth of knowledge gained from assisting public and private companies and institutions implement oi solutions.
Today e-Zassi solutions are providing value for leading clients in healthcare and other market segments sensitive to maintaining intellectual property protection of new product pipelines. Find out how adding a simple button on your web site can jump start your open innovation initiative. To schedule a brief online demo, call 904.432.8315 or email us at info@e-Zassi.com.