My name is Rick Llewellyn. Over the past twenty-five years I have accumulated a considerable amount of research data. If you are researching the surname I practically guarantee you will find something here that you did not know!

For example, did you know that the surname spelled Llewellyn connects with the surname Flewellen? Did you know you may find your relatives by searching for Sewellen?

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Research Philosophy

Retired after 37 years of of architecture, engineering and information technology.

I consider myself a generalist in most subjects and a specialist in few.

My last assignment was Director of Research and Development for a top 10 Architecture/Engineering firm where I specialized in applying technology to further the missions of engineering design and marketing.

LinkedIn Profile

Recent Experience
  • Genus - implementation & solution design: an enterprise digital asset management system based on IBM's FileNet
  • IBM Watson Explorer - implementation: an enterprise search system integrated with Genus and Oracle Sales Cloud
  • Enterprise Video Management System - implementation & development: home grown solution utilizing open source technologies.
  • Enterprise Backup Solution - business case
  • Oracle Identity Management - business case: resulted in purchase and implementation
  • Oracle SOA - business case: no go
  • Video Conferencing - business case & implementation: Polycom infrastructure for 100+ locations.
Less Recent Experience
  • Business case and implementation of Bentley ProjectWise
  • Implementation of CAD Management organization
  • Implementation of Engineering specific IT organization (35 direct reports, 200+ indirect reports)
  • Published author of numerous technical articles and books
  • IT related contract review & negotiation
  • Planning for IT integrations of mergers and acquisitions (completed 35+ acquisitions)
  • Technology strategy
  • Technology selection
  • Technology adoption
  • Technology partnerships
  • Innovation
Other Interests & Hobbies
  • Music, music history, music composition
  • Analog synthesis & digital synthesis
  • Guitars and keyboards
  • Photography
  • Writing
  • Genealogy & history
  • General research & development