Driving Innovation and the Future Via Partnering
As a leader in its industry, SafeNet has long developed information security products and processes with high quality and reliability to its customers. As the technology landscape continued to accelerate in the last few years, particularly around mobile, cloud, and big data, SafeNet was eager to become an innovation leader in these next generation technologies for their customers. To make this happen, SafeNet product development managers made a strategic decision to start an innovation center within the company – essentially an internal entrepreneurial startup – to develop new products and technologies in a rapid fashion.
- Taking advantage of emerging technologies
- Need to accelerate its innovation and product cycles
- Inability to tap specialized skills at moment of need
- Partnered with outside team to augment product development
- Deploy round the clock skills and expertise to hit key milestones
- Utilized experts in mobile, cloud, and big data spur innovation and time to market