This research captures best practices in the business-to-business (B2B) domain as a means of competitive advantage and innovation for organizations striving to adopt B2B environments. We present a case of developing and validating a set of patterns for B2B adoption and then discuss the case in the context of a number of other cases where organizational patterns have been used to capture, document and share competitive organizational knowledge.


Organizational patterns pattern validation business-to-business (B2B) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Moses Niwe
    • 1
  • Janis Stirna
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer and Systems SciencesStockholm University and Royal Institute of TechnologyKistaSweden

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