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Platform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Amrit Tiwana
  • Publsiher : Newnes
  • Release : 12 November 2013
  • ISBN : 0124080545
  • Pages : 300 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Platform Ecosystems is a hands-on guide that offers a complete roadmap for designing and orchestrating vibrant software platform ecosystems. Unlike software products that are managed, the evolution of ecosystems and their myriad participants must be orchestrated through a thoughtful alignment of architecture and governance. Whether you are an IT professional or a general manager, you will benefit from this book because platform strategy here lies at the intersection of software architecture and business strategy. It offers actionable tools to develop your own platform strategy, backed by original research, tangible metrics, rich data, and cases. You will learn how architectural choices create organically-evolvable, vibrant ecosystems. You will also learn to apply state-of-the-art research in software engineering, strategy, and evolutionary biology to leverage ecosystem dynamics unique to platforms. Read this book to learn how to: Evolve software products and services into vibrant platform ecosystems Orchestrate platform architecture and governance to sustain competitive advantage Govern platform evolution using a powerful 3-dimensional framework If you’re ready to transform platform strategy from newspaper gossip and business school theory to real-world competitive advantage, start right here! Understand how architecture and strategy are inseparably intertwined in platform ecosystems Architect future-proof platforms and apps and amplify these choices through governance Evolve platforms, apps, and entire ecosystems into vibrant successes and spot platform opportunities in almost any—not just IT—industry


Platform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Amrit Tiwana
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 12 November 2013
GET THIS BOOKPlatform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems is a hands-on guide that offers a complete roadmap for designing and orchestrating vibrant software platform ecosystems. Unlike software products that are managed, the evolution of ecosystems and their myriad participants must be orchestrated through a thoughtful alignment of architecture and governance. Whether you are an IT professional or a general manager, you will benefit from this book because platform strategy here lies at the intersection of software architecture and business strategy. It offers actionable tools to develop


Platform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Amrit Tiwana
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release : 02 December 2013
GET THIS BOOKPlatform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems is a hands-on guide that offers a complete roadmap for designing and orchestrating vibrant software platform ecosystems. Unlike software products that are managed, the evolution of ecosystems and their myriad participants must be orchestrated through a thoughtful alignment of architecture and governance. Whether you are an IT professional or a general manager, you will benefit from this book because platform strategy here lies at the intersection of software architecture and business strategy. It offers actionable tools to develop


Platform Urbanism

Platform Urbanism
  • Author : Sarah Barns
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 07 December 2019
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This book reflects on what it means to live as urban citizens in a world increasingly shaped by the business and organisational logics of digital platforms. Where smart city strategies promote the roll-out of internet of things (IoT) technologies and big data analytics by city governments worldwide, platform urbanism responds to the deep and pervasive entanglements that exist between urban citizens, city services and platform ecosystems today. Recent years have witnessed a backlash against major global platforms, evidenced by burgeoning


Platform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Amrit Tiwana
  • Publisher : Newnes
  • Release : 12 November 2013
GET THIS BOOKPlatform Ecosystems

Platform Ecosystems is a hands-on guide that offers a complete roadmap for designing and orchestrating vibrant software platform ecosystems. Unlike software products that are managed, the evolution of ecosystems and their myriad participants must be orchestrated through a thoughtful alignment of architecture and governance. Whether you are an IT professional or a general manager, you will benefit from this book because platform strategy here lies at the intersection of software architecture and business strategy. It offers actionable tools to develop


Intellectual Property Modularity in Software Products and Software Platform Ecosystems

Intellectual Property Modularity in Software Products and Software Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Josef Waltl
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 29 May 2013
GET THIS BOOKIntellectual Property Modularity in Software Products and Software Platform Ecosystems

This book examines the impact of Intellectual Property (IP) modular architecture on software products and software platform ecosystems. The presented results are based on a detailed qualitative case study analysis of two software products and two software platforms and on a quantitative study of two software ecosystems. The results extend the existing literature on IP modularity by demonstrating a direct association between IP modular product or platform architecture and the related business models. The analysis also shows that the early


Analyzing Dynamic Capabilities in the Context of Cloud Platform Ecosystems

Analyzing Dynamic Capabilities in the Context of Cloud Platform Ecosystems
  • Author : Kevin Rudolph
  • Publisher : Tectum Wissenschaftsverlag
  • Release : 04 December 2017
GET THIS BOOKAnalyzing Dynamic Capabilities in the Context of Cloud Platform Ecosystems

Dynamic capabilities (DCs) refer to a firm's abilities to continuously adapt its resource base in order to respond to changes in its external environment. The capability to change dynamically is crucial in business ecosystems that are composed of a variety of actors. Amazon Web Services (AWS), the leader in the cloud platform industry, is a promising cloud platform provider (CPP) to show a high degree of dynamic capability fulfillment within its highly fluctuating ecosystem. To date, the full scope of



Business Architecture Strategy and Platform-Based Ecosystems

Business Architecture Strategy and Platform-Based Ecosystems
  • Author : Young Won Park
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 31 October 2017
GET THIS BOOKBusiness Architecture Strategy and Platform-Based Ecosystems

This book provides a framework and real case analyses concerning business architecture strategy and platform-based ecosystems. Firstly, the book introduces a framework of business architecture strategy and suggests an engineering process that employs a business architecture analysis system in which the various business best-practices information technology (IT) tools are integrated into an interface. More specifically, this architecture analysis provides the means to realize two essential features: a strategy that allows global firms to sense changing market needs, and a tool


Complementary Innovation in Platform-Centric Ecosystems. An Entegrated View

Complementary Innovation in Platform-Centric Ecosystems. An Entegrated View
  • Author : Konstantin Kugler
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 05 June 2015
GET THIS BOOKComplementary Innovation in Platform-Centric Ecosystems. An Entegrated View

Master's Thesis from the year 2015 in the subject Business economics - Business Management, Corporate Governance, grade: 1,3, University of Mannheim, language: English, abstract: Managers in strategy and organization for innovation are increasingly confronted with the challenge to compete on the basis of complex technology platforms. Prominent examples, such as Microsoft Windows (operating systems), Google (Internet search engines), Facebook (online social networks), Sony PlayStation (video game consoles), Visa (payment cards), Wal-Mart (retail), Tesla Motors (electric cars) or Life Technologies (genome sequencing), demonstrate



Handbook of Research on Strategic Fit and Design in Business Ecosystems

Handbook of Research on Strategic Fit and Design in Business Ecosystems
  • Author : Hacioglu, Umit
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 30 August 2019
GET THIS BOOKHandbook of Research on Strategic Fit and Design in Business Ecosystems

With advancing information technology, businesses must adapt to more efficient structures that utilize the latest in robotics and machine learning capabilities in order to create optimal human-robot cooperation. However, there are vital rising concerns regarding the possible consequences of deploying artificial intelligence, sophisticated robotic technologies, automated vehicles, self-managing supply modes, and blockchain economies on business performance and culture, including how to sustain a supportive business culture and to what extent a strategic fit between human-robot collaboration in a business ecosystem


Software Ecosystems

Software Ecosystems
  • Author : Slinger Jansen,Michael A. Cusumano,Sjaak Brinkkemper
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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This book describes the state-of-the-art of software ecosystems. It constitutes a fundamental step towards an empirically based, nuanced understanding of the implications for management, governance, and control of software ecosystems. This is the first book of its kind dedicated to this emerging field and offers guidelines on how to analyze software ecosystems; methods for managing and growing; methods on transitioning from a closed software organization to an open one; and instruments for dealing with open source, licensing issues, product management



Platform Strategy

Platform Strategy
  • Author : Laure Claire Reillier,Benoit Reillier
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 21 April 2017
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During the last decade, platform businesses such as Uber, Airbnb, Amazon and eBay have been taking over the world. In almost every sector, traditional businesses are under attack from digital disrupters that are effectively harnessing the power of communities. But what exactly is a platform business and why is it different? In Platform Strategy, Laure Claire Reillier and Benoit Reillier provide a practical guide for students, digital entrepreneurs and executives to understand what platforms are, how they work and how


Digital Marketplaces Unleashed

Digital Marketplaces Unleashed
  • Author : Claudia Linnhoff-Popien,Ralf Schneider,Michael Zaddach
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 14 September 2017
GET THIS BOOKDigital Marketplaces Unleashed

This collection of different views on how digitalization is influencing various industrial sectors addresses essential topics like big data and analytics, fintech and insuretech, cloud and mobility technologies, disruption and entrepreneurship. The technological advances of the 21st century have been massively impacted by the digital upheaval: there is no future without digitalization. The sale of products and services has left the classical point of sale and now takes place on a variety of channels. Whether in the automotive industry, travel