Knowledge Networking for Collaborative CommerceDimitris Apostolou; Gregoris Mentzas; Wolfgang Maaß
In: E. Li; T.C. Du (Hrsg.). Advances in Electronic Business. Pages 183-221, Idea, 2005.
This chapter aims to desirable interorganizational knowledge networks and a demonstrate how they have ushered in a new paradigm of collaborative business by forging links between internal and external knowledge and information resources. The overall aim is to classify and review various approaches in interorganizational knowledge networking whose objectives may span a multitude of needs: from loose information sharing that may be not connected to financial transactions between the networking organizations to tight knowledge exchanges that are related to commercial transactions and enable the creation of value from leveraging the interchange of knowledge assets.