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Novel Methods and Technologies for Enterprise Information Systems

ERP Future 2013 Conference, Vienna, Austria, November 2013, Revised Papers

  • Felix Piazolo
  • Michael Felderer
  • Represents a high market orientation through the combination of practice and research

  • Provides a unique combination of classic business management and technical topics in ERP and BI

  • Focused strongly on innovation and future developments in the field of enterprise resource planning and business information systems

Conference proceedings

Part of the Lecture Notes in Information Systems and Organisation book series (LNISO, volume 8)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Felix Piazolo, Michael Felderer
    Pages 1-6
  3. Keynotes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Christian Huemer, Marco Zapletal, Philipp Liegl
      Pages 9-17
  4. Future Tools

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 27-27
    2. Peter Bollen
      Pages 29-44
    3. Martin Adam, Stephan Schäffler, Anna Braun
      Pages 45-52
  5. Business Process Models

  6. Requirements Engineering and Testing of ERP Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 97-97
    2. Boban Celebic, Ruth Breu, Michael Felderer, Florian Häser
      Pages 99-107
    3. Michael Felderer, Johannes Keckeis
      Pages 109-117
  7. Open Source

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Hans-Peter Steinbacher, Philipp Althaler
      Pages 137-144
  8. ERP Training

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 145-145

About these proceedings


This volume presents the revised and peer reviewed contributions of the ‘ERP Future 2013’ conference held in Vienna/Austria on November 12-13th, 2013.

The ERP Future 2013 Research conference is a scientific platform for research on enterprise information systems in general and specifically on core topics like business process management (BPM), business intelligence (BI) and enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems. Besides the scientific community the event also addresses businesses developing, implementing and intensively using enterprise information systems.

To master the challenges of enterprise information systems comprehensively, the ERP Future 2013 Research conference accepted contributions with a business as well as an IT focus to consider enterprise information systems from various viewpoints. This combination of business and IT aspects is a unique characteristic of the conference that resulted in several valuable contributions with high theoretical as well as practical impact.


BPM Business intelligence Business process management ERP Enterprise resource planning Information systems innovation Software quality

Editors and affiliations

  • Felix Piazolo
    • 1
  • Michael Felderer
    • 2
  1. 1.University of InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria
  2. 2.University of innsbruckInnsbruckAustria

About the editors

Felix Piazolo is postdoc researcher and project manager at the Department of Strategic Management, Marketing and Tourism at the University of Innsbruck, Austria and lecturer at diverse Universities in the areas of strategic management, enterprise information systems and innovation processes (including AAL projects). He has studied at the University of Innsbruck, University of St. Gallen and the University of Granada and holds a Ph.D. as well as a master degree in business economics. Being responsible for several national and international research projects in these fields he additionally provides business consulting services for companies.

Michael Felderer is a research associate and project manager within the Quality Engineering research group at the Institute of Computer Science at the University of Innsbruck, Austria. He holds a Ph.D. and a master degree in computer science. His research interests include software quality, risk management, empirical software engineering, requirements engineering and ERP systems. Besides his research activities, he transfers his research results into practice as consultant for the company QE LaB Business Services GmbH and speaker on industrial conferences. 

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