How to Build Digital Ecosystems with Open B2B Marketplaces

Digital ecosystems have become ubiquitous in business-to-consumer (B2C) markets. But how can companies successfully establish digital ecosystems in the business-to-business (B2B) context? In this recent article in the iX Magazin, we shed light on this question: https://www.heise.de/select/ix/2021/8/2116510013976774974 The article is a collaboration of the Initiative on the Platform Economy and…

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A Microservice-Based Reference Architecture for Digital Platforms in the Proteomics Domain

Marwin Shraideh, Patroklos Samaras, Maximilian Schreieck, Helmut Krcmar (2021) - DESRIST 2021 Abstract Proteomics holds huge innovations for healthcare such as personalized medicine to tremendously increase people’s health. Due to its rapid growth, its multidimensional data sets and the related need for the latest technologies and huge computing capacities, a…

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Platform Roles in a Multi-Platform Strategy: Insights from Google

Moritz Klimmek, Sebastian Hermes, Maximilian Schreieck, and Helmut Krcmar (2021) - PACIS 2021 Proceedings Abstract Single digital platform ecosystems have long been the focus of information systems (IS) research. However, corresponding theories do not explain how organizations operating multiple digital platforms function. We propose a conceptual model of a multi-platform…

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What challenges arise during launches of B2B platforms and how can they be overcome?

Maximilian Schreieck and Dr. Manuel Audi discussed this question during a presentation at this year's European Workshop on Software Ecosystems (http://ewseco.squarespace.com/2021-recap). Thanks Dr. Karl-Michael Popp and Ralf Meyer for having us!

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Research Project Presented at the 6th Workshop on Information Systems Design and Economic Behavior (ISDEB)

A recent research project of Prof. Dr. Jens Förderer and Tobias Kircher was presented at the 6th Workshop on Information Systems Design and Economic Behavior (ISDEB), held from March 15-17 2021. The project, titled “Does Consumer Privacy Harm Innovation? Evidence from Google’s Enforcement of COPPA in Android’s Market for Kids-Games”…

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Entstehung nativer, digitaler Plattformen und ihr Einfluss auf etablierte Unternehmen

Andreas Hein, Maximilian Schreieck, and Helmut Krcmar (2021) - Wirtschaftsinformatik & Management (13), 110-119 Abstract Unternehmen, die ihr Geschäftsmodell auf einer digitalen Plattform aufbauen, wie beispielsweise Uber oder Airbnb, gewinnen zunehmend an Bedeutung. Im Gegensatz zu etablierten Unternehmen, die Produkte und Dienstleistungen mithilfe interner Ressourcen anbieten, greifen digitale Plattformen auf…

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Knowledge Sharing in Digital Platform Ecosystems – A Textual Analysis of SAP’s Developer Community

Martin Kauschinger, Maximilian Schreieck, Markus Böhm, and Helmut Krcmar (2021) - 16th International Conference on Wirtschaftsinformatik, Essen, Germany Abstract Research on digital platform ecosystems is growing rapidly. While the relevance of third-party applications is commonly known, scholars have made only minor attempts to analyze knowledge sharing between platform owners and…

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Computing and Social Welfare Symposium at HICSS 2021

While the use of technology to create value or solve social needs is well understood, Eric Clemons from the Wharton School presents a new research discipline capturing the other side of the coin: technology causing social disruption and requiring social adaption. He stresses the importance to better understand new sources…

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Keynote on Digital Platforms Ecosystems at Atos Christmas Party

Right before Christmas, Maximilian Schreieck, postdoc at TUM and member of the Initiative on the Platform Economy held a keynote on digital platform ecosystems at a digital Christmas party at Atos. For Atos, a leading international IT services provider based in Europe, digital platform ecosystems are a strategic priority, both…

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