1. What are the intellectual property issues that RADCO
Electronics faces? What are the advantages and disadvantages
of keeping their software algorithms a trade secret rather
than patenting the idea? Given that they do not have the
patent to the sensors, how can they better approach the
2. What are the major flaws in the current organizational
design and what are the effects on RADCO? What can be done
to improve the organizational and management structure?
What should be done about Poulos and Sells, if anything?
3. Given that Moore's 'Crossing the Chasm' model suggests
that a company should 'put all its eggs in one basket' and
secure a vertical before branching out to other industries,
can you gage how well RADCO is doing? " Analyze Exhibit
3. Do you agree with ExCom's centralized budget or Braun's
decentralized budget? What are the advantages and disadvantages
of each? Consider the effects beyond the financial context.