Technology Assessment for Next Generation Products


This multi-billion dollar company is a worldwide leader in the medical devices industry.

Business Challenge

Although world renowed for its innovative products, this company knew that staying on the cutting-edge required constant innovation. They were seeking ways to utilize newer software technologies in a number of its key products.

How ATI Helped

This company recognized ATI as leader in current and emerging software technologies. As a result, this company engaged ATI to provide consulting services to evaluate their proposed next generation of distributed application software architectures and to provide recommendations. This assessment included:

  • Recommendations on the technologies and technical architectures to meet the company’s requirements, objectives, and goals for the future.
  • Rationale as to why the recommendations will solve the technical and business challenges as well as any trade-offs.
  • Education regarding ATI’s technology recommendations.
  • Recommendation of next steps.
ATI’s recommendations included a best-of-breed architecture that included a service oriented architecture (SOA) environment, web services, XML, and related technologies.

Business Results

The technology and architecture assessment provided the company with valuable insights on the pros and cons of various technology choices. As a result, the company was able to more confidently move ahead with its strategic technical objectives.