This case describes how case company tackled the challenges of idea harvesting in a global innovation environment. The global innovation management database proved successful at case company. An efficient process and database for collecting product ideas, transforming them into realizable features and assigning them to practical development projects is essential to effective product development. It is therefore important that tools that support the innovation process are in active use by all the relevant stakeholders.
|Title of host publication||The art of software innovation|
|Subtitle of host publication||eight practice areas to inspire your business|
|Place of Publication||Berlin|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|MoE publication type||D2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material|
Kääriäinen, J., & Välimäki, A. (2011). Metso, harvesting product ideas as part of a global innovation process. In The art of software innovation: eight practice areas to inspire your business (pp. 148-50). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-21049-5_3