Towards a Data Science Environment for Modeling Business Ecosystems: The Connected Mobility Case

  • Adrian Hernandez-MendezEmail author
  • Anne Faber
  • Florian Matthes
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 767)


Modeling the enterprise within its environment is constantly gaining more relevance in research and practice. This holistic view can be formalized as business ecosystem models (BEM). However, the BEM management process is a challenging task, which involves several stakeholders in a data-intensive process. In this paper, we adapted an existing data-science approach and introduced a tool called Business Ecosystem Explorer (BEEx) for supporting the BEM management process in the context of connected mobility. The BEEx provides role-based user interfaces, which empower end-users to manage the BEM. The evaluation of the BEEx was conducted with twelve companies, indicating the usefulness of the BEEx when fulfilling BE related tasks.


Data science tool View-driven approach Business ecosystems Visualizations Connected mobility 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Adrian Hernandez-Mendez
    • 1
    Email author
  • Anne Faber
    • 1
  • Florian Matthes
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Informatics, Chair of Software Engineering for Business Information SystemsTechnical University of MunichGarching Bei MünchenGermany

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