Search for dissertations about: "platform"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1378 swedish dissertations containing the word platform.

  1. 1. Platform Design : Creating Meaningful Toolboxes When People Meet

    Author : David Joaquin Cuartielles Ruiz; Teemu Leinonen; Malmö universitet; []

    Abstract : Platform Design is a study of different viewpoints on the creation of digital systems, and how they converge in platforms designed, built, and managed by communities. As sociotechnical constructs in which features emerge through the interaction of different stakeholders, platforms are understood as both means and outcomes—the ‘things’ or boundary objects in a design process—generating the spaces where communities of practice can form. READ MORE

  2. 2. Product Platform Development. Managerial Issues in Manufacturing Firms

    Author : Niklas Sundgren; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; product platform development; platform characteristics; platform project; platform concept; managerial issues;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with product platform development - the development of a set of subsystems and interfaces that form a common structure from which a stream of derivative products can be efficiently developed and produced. A platform approach to product development can reduce lead time and product cost throughout a firm's internal value chain by reaping benefits from economies of scale. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing Platform Emulation

    Author : Daniel Rudmark; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; open platforms; platform emulation; outlaw innovation; action design research; guided emergence; open platforms;

    Abstract : Many contemporary firms and public agencies seek to engage external third-party developers to supply complementary applications. However, this type of development sometimes occurs without organizational consent, which creates problems for subjected organizations at both the technical and organizational levels. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Problem with Errors : Solution Search in Platform Development

    Author : Ramsin Yakob; Fredrik Tell; Lars Lindkvist; Carliss Baldwin; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Platform; Problem-solving; Decomposability; Solution search; Problem; Error; Plattform; Problemlösning; Nedbrytbarhet; Lösningssökande; Problem; Fel; Business and economics; Ekonomi;

    Abstract : This dissertation is concerned with problem-solving in platform development. A problem isconceived of as an obstacle that needs to be overcome in order to reach a desired outcome,whereas a solution is denoted by the set of activities required to reach such an outcome. READ MORE

  5. 5. Collaborative Product Realization - Supply Chain and Integrated Platform Development Issues

    Author : Andreas Lindquist Wahl; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; manufacturing platform; variety; product configuration; collaboration; platform; supply chain; reuse; PLM;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTPlatforms have been found to be an efficient means to share development costs and manufacturing assets between many products. By using platforms, companies are able to offer high product variety with very limited resources. READ MORE