Value stream mapping leads to successful lean transformation

Raija Kuusela

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter or book articleProfessional


    The growing momentum behind Cloud-based solutions has created many opportunities for change in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry today. The main challenge for companies is that customers pay for processes that they perceive to add no value or to be unproductive. Inefficiency is viewed as the main factor that limits a company’s ability to leverage the economies of scale necessary for Cloud deployment. Lean Thinking is seen as the key approach to proactively improve productivity and efficiency of operations.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationValue-driven business in the cloud
    Place of PublicationEspoo
    PublisherVTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
    ISBN (Electronic)978-951-38-8128-3
    ISBN (Print)978-951-38-8127-6
    Publication statusPublished - 2013
    MoE publication typeD2 Article in professional manuals or guides or professional information systems or text book material

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    SeriesVTT Research Highlights


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