IST provides subject matter experts that focus on bringing tomorrow's solutions to today's challenges.  It is a research and development company headquartered in Florida that provides resources for technology development and commercialization. In addition, IST has developed several multi-year partnership arrangements that enable research and development opportunities while furthering economic development for the community.  The IST research staff is drawn from vast resources, as needed, such as faculty and students from the local communities and throughout the United States.