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The toolset for the platform generation

Welcome to the Platform Innovation Kit online shop. Here you can download our core toolset and purchase advanced tools. Registration allows you to login and download your purchases again and again without extra payment. If you have any questions, please get in contact with our Support Team.

Free Download of Core Tools

You can download the complete core toolset for free. It’s published under creative commons license for your single use.

Advanced Tools

We developed and publish advanced tools in collaboration with our partners. Each tool provides you with extra playbooks and tools (e.g. Excel files) to support your platform work

Free User-Guide

To learn more how to use our tools, please go to our online user-guide for additional tutorials and examples.

Core Tools (Free Download)

Creative Commons License

You can download the complete core toolset for free. It’s published under creative commons license for your single use.

Double Loop Framework

Our tools are supporting the Double Loop Framework to Discover – Launch and Scale a platform business. 

User-Guide

To learn more how to use our tools, please go to our online user-guide for additional tutorials and examples.

CORE

LOOP 1 - EXPLORATION TOOLS

This package helps you to go from Exploration to Launch. Identify platform opportunities in future markets / ecosystems and create & validate a platform business model. Our Double Loop Model helps you to align key perspectives: User needs with your solution (problem-platform fit), the market (market-platform fit), business (business-platform fit) and your capabilities (capabilities-platform fit).

After you downloaded the package, please enter our online user-guide to learn how to use the canvases incl. examples.

The package includes:

  • Introduction Guide (pdf) about the PIK 5 and the Double Loop Model
  • 17 Canvases (as .pdf and high resolution .png format for A0 printing)

The canvases included in this package:

  • Ecosystem Forces Scan
  • Longtail Discovery
  • Market Sizing
  • MVP
  • Platform Business Model
  • Platform Evolution
  • Platform Experience
  • Monetization
  • Platform Opportunity
  • Stakeholder Persona
  • Platform Team
  • Platform USP
  • Platform Value Network
  • Problem-Prioritization Matrix
  • Unfair Advantage
  • Value Chain Scan
  • Venture Governance
CORE

LOOP 2 - SCALE-UP TOOLS

The Scale-Up tools helps you to go from Launch to Scale. Solve the chicken-egg problem, growth hack first users, unlock / master network effects and branch into new verticals for a full experience.

Our Double Loop Model helps you to enhance the key venture perspectives:

  • From market to ecosystem
  • From solution to experience
  • From team to culture
  • From monetization to a sustainable business

After you downloaded the package, please enter our online user-guide to learn how to use the canvases incl. examples.

The package includes:

  • Introduction Guide (pdf) about the PIK 5 and the Double Loop Model
  • >5 Canvases (as .pdf and high resolution .png format for A0 printing)

The canvases included in this package:

  • Network Effects Stimulation
  • Network Effects Reinforcement Engines
  • Platform AARRR Funnel
  • Platform Resilience 
  • User Behavior

Advanced Tools

One year free download

After you purchased one or multiple advanced tool you will have access for one year to to download the tools again and again – without extra payment.

Incl. Playbooks

Each tool comes with a fine designed playbook with detailed explanations and examples.

Incl. special tools

Each advanced tool comes with extra tools like special sets of canvases or Excel files allowing you to finish your tasks easier and faster

Advanced Toolset

Platform Architecture

In collaboration with leading platform powerhouse Amazon AWS we co-developed an advanced toolset helping you to design a modern architecture for your platform business.

This package includes:

  • Platform IT Architecture Playbook (as .pdf)
  • Special Canvases (as .pdf and high resolution .png format for A0 printing)
  • Platform IT Architecture Assessment  (as .pdf and high resolution .png format for A0 printing)

 

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199,00€ – Purchase Includes 19% tax
Advanced Toolset

Coming Soon: Ecosystem Strategy

As we move from a market perspective into an ecosystem perspective, we developed this Advanced Toolset to help you to identify, evaluate and select your strategic position in emerging business ecosystems.

This tool is important to:

  • Understand those emerging ecosystems (e.g. healthcare, mobility, manufacturing, …)
  • Identify and evaluate control points
  • Identify whitespaces for platform plays
  • Align executives to craft a solid company strategy
  • Align founder teams about the future of their platform venture

The package includes:

  • Ecosystem Strategy Playbook (.pdf) incl. Intro to Ecosystems, Control Points, Strategic Plays)
  • Step-by-Step process (.pdf) to craft an ecosystem strategy and to identify whitespaces for platforms
  • 3 Canvases (as .pdf and high resolution .png format for A0 printing)
  • Access-Code to our online user guide for this advanced toolset

The canvases included in this package:

  • Ecosystem Forces Scan
  • Ecosystem Journey
  • Control Point Evaluation
advanced toolset

Coming Soon: Network Effects

A successful platform is based on network effects. But what are network effects and how to create them? In our upcoming Advanced Toolset we guide you through this process to identify, build and scale network effects and reinforcement engines. 

Release: Q4 2021

advanced toolset

Coming Soon: Financial Modeling of multi-sided businesses

Platforms make it possible to implement different monetization strategies. With our Advanced Toolset we help you to:

  • Assessment different monetization strategies
  • Simulate different scenarios
  • Calculate profit & loss statements
  • Calculate network effects

Release: Q4 2021

advanced toolset

Coming Soon: Platform Value Stack

The Platform Value Stack is a strategic multi-tool for platform businesses / ventures. With our Advanced toolset you will be able to:

  • Learn the principles of the Platform Value Stack to drive the future success of your platform
  • Craft a solid platform strategy

This package includes:

  • Comprehensive Playbook (.pdf)
  • Special Canvases
  • Access to our Advanced Toolset User-Guide

Release: Q4 2021

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