Building Digital Ecosystem Architectures

A Guide to Enterprise Architecting Digital Technologies in the Digital Enterprise

  • Mark┬áSkilton

Part of the Business in the Digital Economy book series (BDE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxiii
  2. Introduction

    1. Mark Skilton
      Pages 1-24
  3. Architecture in the Era of Digital Ecosystems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 25-25
    2. Mark Skilton
      Pages 27-49
    3. Mark Skilton
      Pages 50-102
  4. Designing the Digital Enterprise

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Mark Skilton
      Pages 105-141
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 142-154

About this book


The design of digital solutions has become a pressing concern for practitioners faced with a plethora of technology impacting their business. From cloud computing to social networks, mobile computing and big data, to the emerging of Internet of things, all of which are changing how enterprise products, services, rooms and buildings are connected to the wider ecosystem of networks and services. This book defines digital ecosystems with examples from real industry cases and explores how enterprise architecture is evolving to enable physical and virtual, social, and material object collaboration and experience.
The key topics covered include:
Concepts of digitization
Types of technological ecosystems
Architecting digital workspaces
Principles of architecture design 
Examples architecting digital business models
Examples of digital design patterns 
Methods of monetization


Digital Digital ecosystems Digital enterprise Digital technologies Digital workspaces information systems business Enterprise Architecture human resources information system information technology innovation management Planning public relations

Authors and affiliations

  • Mark┬áSkilton
    • 1
  1. 1.Warwick Business SchoolUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-55526-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-55412-3
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