The Research Advantage provides research services to support exemplary endeavors and exceptional people in launching or reinventing worthwhile ventures.
Areas of expertise include science, statistics, finance, forecasting, computer systems, data-management, documentation, editing, technical writing, prototyping and publishing.
Founded in 1995 in Philadelphia to provide state-of-the-art statistical risk analysis technology to professional investment managers. Relocated operations to the Bay Area in 1997. In 2005 the company began a five-year SmartParking project with BART, Caltrans and UC Berkeley which led to the development of hardware and other technologies for parking management.
Sparks! A Learning Place for Curious Minds
Since 2010 our focus is on providing our knowledge and practical skills in electronics, micro-computers, wireless communication and servos-mechanical systems to supplement a educational system that no longer includes hands-on skills.