Software Business

10th International Conference, ICSOB 2019, Jyväskylä, Finland, November 18–20, 2019, Proceedings

  • Sami Hyrynsalmi
  • Mari Suoranta
  • Anh Nguyen-Duc
  • Pasi Tyrväinen
  • Pekka Abrahamsson
Conference proceedings ICSOB 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 370)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Keynote Addresses

  3. Software Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 29-29
    2. J. Wouters, J. R. Ritmeester, A. W. Carlsen, Slinger Jansen, Krzysztof Wnuk
      Pages 31-45
    3. Sebastien Andreo, Jan Bosch
      Pages 86-93
  4. Management of Software Products

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 95-95
    2. Andrey Saltan, Kari Smolander
      Pages 114-129
    3. Florian Weikert, Dirk Riehle, Ann Barcomb
      Pages 130-144
    4. Hamza Ouhaichi, Helena Holmström Olsson, Jan Bosch
      Pages 145-154
  5. Continual Improvement and Product Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 155-155
    2. Telcio Elui Cardoso, Alan R. Santos, Rafael Chanin, Afonso Sales
      Pages 175-182
    3. David Issa Mattos, Jan Bosch, Helena Holmström Olsson
      Pages 183-191
    4. Erno Vanhala, Jussi Kasurinen
      Pages 208-222
  6. Impacts of Digitalization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 223-223
    2. Aleksei Panin, Kai-Kristian Kemell, Veikko Hara
      Pages 237-251
    3. Juha-Matti Väisänen, Valtteri Ranta, Leena Aarikka-Stenroos
      Pages 252-259
    4. Minna M. Rantanen, Jani Koskinen
      Pages 276-290
  7. Software Business Education

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 291-291
    2. Rafael Chanin, Afonso Sales, Leandro Pompermaier, Rafael Prikladnicki
      Pages 306-320
    3. Jorge Melegati, Eduardo Guerra, Igor Knop, Xiaofeng Wang
      Pages 321-335
    4. Juhani Risku, Kai-Kristian Kemell, Joni Kultanen, Polina Feschenko, Jeroen Carelse, Krista Korpikoski
      Pages 336-344
  8. Software Startups and Digital Business

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. Kai-Kristian Kemell, Eveliina Ventilä, Petri Kettunen, Tommi Mikkonen
      Pages 369-377
    3. Iris Figalist, Christoph Elsner, Jan Bosch, Helena Holmström Olsson
      Pages 378-386
    4. Samuli Laato, Sonja M. Hyrynsalmi, Mauri Paloheimo
      Pages 387-401
  9. Emerging Research Topics

  10. Tutorial

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 437-437
    2. Ville Vakkuri, Kai-Kristian Kemell
      Pages 439-442
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 443-443

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Software Business, ICSOB 2019, held in Jyväskylä, Finland, in November 2019. On the occasion of its tenth anniversary the conference theme this year was “The First Decade and Beyond” and focused on the development during the past decade, addressing the future of software-intensive business as well as studies on new and emerging ideas. 

The 18 full papers and 10 short papers presented together with 3 invited talks, 6 emerging research papers and a tutorial were carefully reviewed and selected from 52 submissions. They are organized in the following topical sections: software ecosystems; management of software products; continual improvement and product development; impacts of digitalization; software business education; software startups and digital business.


computing industry innovation management software business models software economics software ecosystems software product management software startups software portfolio management software governance software development

Editors and affiliations

  1. 1.Tampere University of TechnologyPoriFinland
  2. 2.University of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland
  3. 3.University of South-Eastern NorwayBø i TelemarkNorway
  4. 4.University of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland
  5. 5.University of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland

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