The net­work for users and part­ners

Innovative and practical development projects

IBIS Labs com­bines IBIS Prof. Thome’s re­search activ­it­ies with those of sev­er­al uni­ver­sit­ies and in­sti­tutes of high­er edu­ca­tion to es­tab­lish a plat­form for re­search ser­vices. Its aim is to col­lab­or­ate with SAP and oth­er part­ners to cre­ate and im­ple­ment busi­ness ap­plic­a­tion soft­ware us­ing in­nov­at­ive meth­ods and tools while adding new con­tent.

IBIS Prof. Thome works in long-term co­oper­a­tion with part­ners de­sir­ing to forge ahead in in­nov­at­ive, prac­tice-ori­ented re­search and pro­jects. Its part­ners in­clude the fac­ulty of Busi­ness Ad­min­is­tra­tion and In­form­a­tion Tech­no­logy at the Uni­ver­sity of Wuerzburg, SAP, Siemens, Atos and dxc.technology (former HPE). It also co­oper­ates in re­search pro­jects with the Hasso Plattner In­sti­tute (Rule-Based Busi­ness Mat­rix Pro­cessing) and counts the EU SU­PER Pro­ject and BICC NET to its long list of re­search activ­it­ies.

  • Col­lab­or­at­ive ad­vance­ment of SAP’s Busi­ness En­gin­eer­ing Work­bench
  • De­vel­op­ment of the Re­verse Busi­ness En­gin­eer­ing tool for SAP
  • Col­lab­or­at­ive De­vel­op­ment of the Re­quire­ments Nav­ig­at­or LIVE KIT Struc­ture for Siemens AG
  • Design­ing of the busi­ness pro­cess nav­ig­at­or, LIVE KIT Power

Services for IT companies as part of a cooperation agreement are (amongst others):

  • Re­view of man­age­ment strategy
  • Know­ledge trans­fer
  • Product eval­u­ation

Services for potential users (amongst others):

  • Situ­ation ana­lys­is
  • IT check
  • Dis­cus­sions with ex­perts

Reverse Business Innovations 2014

Stefanie Rauff, An­dreas Hufgard, Jo­hannes Schulz


3th In­ter­na­tion­al Con­fer­ence on In­form­a­tion Sys­tems Post-im­ple­ment­a­tion and Change Man­age­ment, Lis­bon, Por­tugal 2014.

Usage of ERP systems

Hufgard A., Krüger F. (2013)

Nutzung von ERP-Syste­men in produk­tion­s­na­hen Geschäft­s­prozessen am Beis­piel von SAP ERP

Pro­ceed­ings of the 11th In­ter­na­tion­al Con­fer­ence on Wirtschaftsin­form­atik (WI2013), Leipzig, S 181 – 195

Reverse Business Innovations

Hufgard A., Rauff S. (2013)

Re­verse Busi­ness In­nov­a­tions — The im­pact of ERP soft­ware up­grades on or­gan­iz­a­tions

HCII 2013, Las Ve­gas.

Quantifizierung der Branchenspezifika

Hufgard A., Ger­hard E. (2013)

Quan­ti­fiz­ier­ung der Branchen­spezi­fika des Pub­lic Sec­tors auf Basis von ERP-Ref­er­en­zmod­el­len

Ta­gung Busi­ness Pro­cess Man­age­ment in der Öf­fent­lichen Ver­wal­tung 2013, Bern