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Bridging differing perspectives on technological platforms: Toward an integrative framework
An integrative framework is proposed to advance management research on technological platforms, bridging two theoretical perspectives: economics, which sees platforms as double-sided markets, andExpand
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Industry Platforms and Ecosystem Innovation
This paper brings together the recent literature on industry platforms and shows how it relates to managing innovation within and outside the firm as well as to dealing with technological and marketExpand
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Platform Leadership How Intel, Microsoft, and Cisco Drive Industry Innovation
As high-tech industries become increasingly modular and interconnected--and the ability to innovate becomes the purview of just about anyone--the most successful companies are those that orchestrateExpand
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How Companies Become Platform Leaders
An industry platform involves not only one company's technology or service but also an ecosystem of complements to it that are usually produced by a variety of businesses. As a result, becoming aExpand
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Towards a Theory of Ecosystems
Research Summary: The recent surge of interest in “ecosystems” in strategy research and practice has mainly focused on what ecosystems are and how they operate. We complement this literature byExpand
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Platform Owner Entry and Innovation in Complementary Markets: Evidence from Intel
This paper draws on a detailed history of Intel's strategy with respect to the complementary markets for microprocessors to explore the usefulness of the current theoretical literature for explainingExpand
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The open innovation research landscape: established perspectives and emerging themes across different levels of analysis
Abstract This paper provides an overview of the main perspectives and themes emerging in research on open innovation (OI). The paper is the result of a collaborative process among several OI scholarsExpand
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Platforms, Markets and Innovation
The emergence of platforms is a novel phenomenon impacting most industries, from products to services. Industry platforms such as Microsoft Windows or Google, embedded within industrial ecosystems,Expand
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Platform Dynamics and Strategies: From Products to Services
  • A. Gawer
  • Political Science
  • 28 December 2009
The emergence of industry platforms is a novel phenomenon impacting most industries today, from products to services. Industry platforms are building blocks (they can be products, technologies orExpand
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The elements of platform leadership
This publication contains reprint articles for which IEEE does not hold copyright. Full text is not available on IEEE Xplore for these articles.
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