Technical development and the formation of new business ventures, The case of new mobile payment and ticketing services
2011 (English)In: The IMP Journal, ISSN 0809-7259, Vol. 5, no 1, 23-41 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
How do new business ventures emerge, and how is their emergence linked to technical development? What are the challenges of forming new business ventures when the business involves the connection of previously unconnected or loosely connected networks? This paper analyses the connections between technical development and the formation of new business ventures.
A set of case studies is presented that show how existing market structures, business development and associated wireless, technologies and systems are affected by the emergence of new mobile payment and ticketing services. This paper presents result from an on-going research project on near field communication based services in Sweden. In late 2008 the project “Foundation For NFC/Sensor Network B2B2C Services” (FORCE) was initiated by TeliaSonera Mobile Network, KTH Center for Wireless System, and Center for Information and Communication Research at the Stockholm School of Economics.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
2011. Vol. 5, no 1, 23-41 p.
New business, mobile payment, mobile ticketing, industrial networks, user networks, technology, technical development, service innovation, entrepreneurship
Business Administration Telecommunications
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-86046OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-86046DiVA: diva2:500377
QC 201204112012-02-132012-02-132012-04-11Bibliographically approved