Open-Source Software Entrepreneurial Business Modelling

  • Jose Teixeira
  • Joni Salminen
Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 427)


This poster aims to facilitate business planning of bootstrapping entrepreneurs who are developing a high-tech business by open-source approach. It draws on scholarly works on business modelling and open-source software to provide a practical tool for entrepreneurs establishing a business by open-source approach. Built on top of established business modelling frameworks, the Open-Source Software Entrepreneurial Business Modelling (OSS_EBM) can be a useful strategic management and entrepreneurial tool. It enables strategists and entrepreneurs to describe, design, challenge, invent, brainstorm, pivot, analyze and improve upon open-source business models.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jose Teixeira
    • 1
  • Joni Salminen
    • 2
  1. 1.Finland Turku Centre for Computer Science (TUCS)University of Turku (UTU)Finland
  2. 2.Turku School of Economics (TSE)Finland

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