IBIS Labs

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 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.

Innovative and practical development projects

  • 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

offered to IT companies as part of a cooperation agreement (amongst others):

  • Review of management strategy
  • Knowledge transfer
  • Product evaluation

for potential
users (amongst others):

  • Situation analysis
  • IT check
  • Discussions with experts

  • Publications

    Stefanie Rauff, Andreas Hufgard, Johannes Schulz:
    REVERSE BUSINESS INNOVATIONS - EVALUATION OF RELEVANT NEW RELEASE FUNCTIONS FOR ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
    3th International Conference on Information Systems Post-implementation and Change Management, Lisbon, Portugal 2014

  • 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

  • Hufgard A, Rauff S (2013) Reverse Business Innovations - The impact of ERP software upgrades on organizations. HCII 2013, Las Vegas.

  • 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