Technologies

Choose a technology below to see how our ideas live on, in connection with others, to help solve problems around the world.

Technologies

Choose a technology below to see how our ideas live on, in connection with others, to help solve problems around the world.

Application Software

Application Software controls, monitors, interacts with and enables many 3M innovations, ranging from Air Filtration to enterprise-wide RFID solutions for tracking medical records. Application Software may run within a web browser, on standard desktop computers and hand-held devices or may be embedded in special-purpose electronic hardware and systems. 3M utilises state-of-the-art tools and techniques to develop application software that is robust, secure and easy to use.

Technology Facts

  • First Application 3M™ HELP Patient Care Computer System (1991)
  • Now Innovating 3M™ Cloud Library eBook Lending Service
  • Markets Asset Management, Health Care, Libraries

Technology Facts

  • Core Products Library services, security software, digital Post-it® notes, healthcare data management
  • 3M Business Unit Health Care, Electronics & Energy, Safety & Graphics