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Title Business innovation with new ICT in the Asia-Pacific : case studies / Michitaka Kosaka, Jie Wu, Ke Xing, Shiyong Zhang, editors
Published Singapore : Springer, [2021]


Description 1 online resource : illustrations (some color)
Contents Chapter 1. Introduction -- Part 1: Concept and Framework for Cases Analysis from service science viewpoint -- Chapter 2. General Trend of service innovation using ICT and its impact on business innovation -- Chapter 3. ICT for Services by Generation -- History and Future -- Part 2: Cases study from ICT providers viewpoints -- Chapter 4. Hitachi -- Social Innovation Business powered by Lumada -- Chapter 5. NEC -- Digital Inclusion (NEC) -- Chapter 6. Smart retail (NEXTTAO) -- Chapter 7. Advantech Co.: Co-creating the Future of AIoT Through Ecosystem Partnership -- Part 3: Cases study from Users viewpoint -- Chapter 8. Innovation of operation and maintenance applying IoT in JR -- Chapter 9. Readiness for Digital Innovation and Industry 4.0 Transformation: Studies on Manufacturing Industries in the City of Salisbury -- Chapter 10. Value co-creation between stakeholders in IoT: a case study of Sparke Autoparts -- Part 4: Cases study from the viewpoint of new application using IC -- Chapter 11. Agriculture business innovation with new ICT: Cases study of Fujitsu, Spread and MimosaTek -- Chapter 12. Life Care system for aging society: -- Chapter 13. Mobile payment (China UnionPay) -- Chapter 14. Second hand digital devices recycling and exchange ( -- Chapter 15. Effect of IoT on Higher Vocational Education in China: A Case Study -- Chapter 16. e-Service Innovation through Malaysian consumer perspectives (new business) -- Chapter 17. Summary and discussion
Summary This book clarifies the direction of business innovation using new ICT such as the Internet of things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI), smartphones, and cloud computing through a series of case studies on successful trials and advanced businesses in the Asia-Pacific where many industry sectors have been growing successfully in the 21st century. ICT has been playing an important role in value creation for customers and in profit generation for providers, contributing to various service innovation and business innovation. Now, digitalization using IoT and AI provides solutions to address various issues in the human society, which is transforming services and businesses in the 21st century. "What is the direction of the business innovation using new ICT?" is a highly concerned question for business researchers and practitioners. Aiming to answer the question, this book conducts a number of cases studies in the Asia-Pacific region, including the Mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, Malaysia, Vietnam, as well as Australia. Among the studies, there are 4 cases from ICT providers, 4 cases from traditional and services, and 6 cases from new ICT applications and businesses. Each case analyzes social needs and human desires, new value created, roles of new technologies, processes and difficulties in developing new businesses, the relationship among customers, providers, and stakeholders, value chain co-creation and optimization, factors of success, and business models. Finally, the direction of business innovation with new ICT in the Asia-Pacific is suggested by summarizing the findings from the case studies through the lens of the theoretical analysis in service science
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 30, 2020)
Subject Business enterprises -- Technological innovations -- Pacific Area
Business enterprises -- Technological innovations -- Asia
Business -- Data processing.
Business -- Data processing.
Business enterprises -- Technological innovations.
Pacific Area.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Form Electronic book
Author Kosaka, Michitaka, 1952- editor.
Wu, Jie, editor
Xing, Ke (Engineer), editor.
Zhang, Shiyong, editor
ISBN 9789811576584