Industry Platforms and Ecosystem Innovation


This article discusses how externally focused ?industry platforms? affect innovation. First, we define the term ?platform? and discuss why this concept is important. Second, we provide an overview of the relevant literature in order to clarify differences in the types of platforms and associated economic and strategic concepts. Third, we review the case of… (More)


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@inproceedings{Gawer2012IndustryPA, title={Industry Platforms and Ecosystem Innovation}, author={Annabelle Gawer and Michael M. Cusumano}, year={2012} }