Objectives and Challenges in Finnish Software Companies 2018 - Interview of 99 Finnish Software Development Firms

  • Toni LuhtiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing book series (LNBIP, volume 370)


The business domain of software development growth increasingly during 2018 and while software companies in Finland are taking benefit of this momentum, they are facing multiple internal and external challenges. We constructed annual software business survey for 99 enterprise to micro-size software companies in Finland. Based on our survey, software development firms aim at growing rather than improving efficiency or changing focus. The focus remains on strengthening the current business instead of aligning it with the market transition, although the lack of competence and resources is remarkable. This poster paper gives a prompt overview of the Finnish software business domain and how software companies are encountering it.


Software business Objectives Challenges 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IT FacultyUniversity of JyväskyläJyväskyläFinland

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