Need for Speed

Project: Business Finland project

Project Details


Need for Speed (N4S) will create the foundation for the Finnish software intensive businesses in the new digital economy. N4S adopts a real-time experimental business model, and provides capability for instant value delivery based upon deep customer insight. The program is executed by the forefront Finnish software companies. The consortia consists of 13 large industrial organisations, 16 SMEs and 11 research institutes and universities. The four-year program of Digile (2014-2017) is partly funded by Tekes (called now a days Business Finland).
Effective start/end date1/01/1530/09/17

Collaborative partners

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Aalto University (Project partner)
  • Active Life Village Ltd. (Project partner)
  • BA Group Ltd (Project partner)
  • Cargotec Corporation (Project partner)
  • Solteq Oyj (Project partner)
  • Digia Oyj (Project partner)
  • Bittium Oyj (Project partner)
  • Elisa Oyj (Project partner)
  • Oy LM Ericsson AB (Project partner)
  • F-Secure Oyj (lead)
  • Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH) (Project partner)
  • Gosei (Project partner)
  • Inno-W (Project partner)
  • Invenco Oy (Project partner)
  • JAMK University of Applied Sciences (Project partner)
  • Jutel (Project partner)
  • Lappeenranta-Lahti University of Technology LUT (Project partner)
  • Valmet Oyj (Project partner)
  • Nokia Oyj (Project partner)
  • BigHill Companies Oy (Project partner)
  • Qentinel (Project partner)
  • Reaktor Group Oy (Project partner)
  • Solita Oy (Project partner)