© 2017

Software Business

8th International Conference, ICSOB 2017, Essen, Germany, June 12-13, 2017, Proceedings

  • Arto Ojala
  • Helena Holmström Olsson
  • Karl Werder
Conference proceedings ICSOB 2017

Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 304)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Software Startups and Platform Governance

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Pertti Seppänen, Nirnaya Tripathi, Markku Oivo, Kari Liukkunen
      Pages 3-17
    3. Maximilian Schreieck, Christoph Hakes, Manuel Wiesche, Helmut Krcmar
      Pages 32-46
  3. Software Business Development

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Samuel A. Fricker, Yuliyan V. Maksimov
      Pages 49-66
    3. Sami Hyrynsalmi, Arho Suominen, Jukka Ruohonen, Marko Seppänen, Antero Järvi
      Pages 67-81
    4. Yudi Xu, Slinger Jansen, Xuesong Gao, Sergio España, Dong Zhang
      Pages 99-112
  4. Software Ecosystems and App Stores

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 113-113
    2. Jose Teixeira, Sami Hyrynsalmi
      Pages 115-130
    3. Paul van Vulpen, Abel Menkveld, Slinger Jansen
      Pages 131-145
    4. Anh Nguyen Duc, Daniela S. Cruzes, Geir K. Hanssen, Terje Snarby, Pekka Abrahamsson
      Pages 146-160
    5. Andrey Krupskiy, Remmelt Blessinga, Jelmer Scholte, Slinger Jansen
      Pages 161-175
  5. Short Papers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Helena Holmström Olsson, Jan Bosch, Aleksander Fabijan
      Pages 179-185
    3. Selim Ickin, Kai Petersen, Javier Gonzalez-Huerta
      Pages 186-191
    4. Anh Nguven Duc, Yngve Dahle, Martin Steinert, Pekka Abrahamsson
      Pages 199-204

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Software Business, ICSOB 2017, held in Essen, Germany, in June 2017.

The 11 full papers and 5 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 31 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: software startups and platform governance; software business development; software ecosystems and App stores. 


computing industry innovation management software business models software economics software ecosystems software governance

Editors and affiliations

  • Arto Ojala
    • 1
  • Helena Holmström Olsson
    • 2
  • Karl Werder
    • 3
  1. 1.University of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland
  2. 2.Malmö UniversityMalmöSweden
  3. 3.University of Duisburg-EssenEssenGermany

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