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Towards a Digital Business Operating System

  • Jan BoschEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 868)

Abstract

With the increasingly important role of software in industry and society overall, the traditional ways of organizing are becoming increasingly outdated. To remain competitive, companies need to adopt a new, digital business operating mechanism. In this paper, we present such a system consisting of four dimensions, i.e. speed, data, ecosystems and empowerment, and three scopes of work, i.e. operations, development and innovation.

Keywords

Agile practices Data-driven development Software ecosystems Empowerment 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Chalmers University of TechnologyGothenburgSweden

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