BEinGRID: Development of Business Models for the Grid Industry

  • Katarina Stanoevska-Slabeva
  • Davide Maria Parrilli
  • George Thanos
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5206)


Driven by the increasing demand, grid technology is entering the business market in form of utility computing, grid middleware and grid-enabled application. However, the business market is interested in complete grid solutions. This means that for a successful take up of grid technology on the business market the establishment of grid value networks is required. This again can only be achieved by implementation of sound business models for each player providing part of a grid solution. This paper discusses the business models of providers of grid-enabled application.


Grid Business Models Business Grids Grid enabled Application 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Katarina Stanoevska-Slabeva
    • 1
  • Davide Maria Parrilli
    • 2
  • George Thanos
    • 3
  1. 1.Mcm Institute of the University of St. GallenSt. Gallen
  2. 2.Interdisciplinary Centre for Law and ICT, K.U.Leuven – ICRI -IBBTLeuven
  3. 3.Network Economics and Services GroupAthens University of Business and EconomicsAthensGreece

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