A Framework for PSS Business Models: Formalization and Application

Federico Adrodegari, Nicola Saccani, Christian Kowalkowski
2016 Procedia CIRP  
In order to successfully move "from products to solutions", companies need to redesign their business model. Nevertheless, service oriented BMs in product-centric firms are under-investigated in the literature: very few works develop a scheme of analysis of such BMs. To provide a first step into closing this gap, we propose a new framework to describe service-oriented BMs, pointing out the main BM components and related PSS characteristics. Thus, the proposed framework aims to help companies to
more » ... o help companies to take into account the relevant elements that need to be designed to successfully implement a service-oriented BM and thus guide strategic decisions.
doi:10.1016/j.procir.2016.03.073 fatcat:oinipfwlxra37bxc6mopnkeh4m