At present a number of major Russian companies are lagging behind their foreign competitors in terms of efficiency, often due to a slow uptake of advanced technology solutions. Resulting from this low demand by major businesses, many Russian technological entrepreneurs are struggling to commercialize their inventions in Russia and end up looking for clients abroad. What do technology start-ups need? Which technologies are demanded by major corporations and state enterprises? How can more efficient mechanisms of interaction between corporations, entrepreneurs, and the state be created? What technological development models of major corporations have proven to be effective?