Technology-based startups have been growing exponentially in Brazil (ABStartups, 2018). Faced with a limited market with global potential, a technology startup aims to internationalize early and fast. These high-tech companies provide innovative products and services and operate as pioneers in a small global niche market (Neubert, 2015).

Welcome to the March 2018 issue of the Technology Innovation Management Review. The authors in this issue share insights on creating value in the Internet of Things, using big data and analytics to develop value propositions, transitioning from closed to open innovation in an emerging economy, and deciding on the right timing and conditions for internationalization.

Welcome to the March issue of the Technology Innovation Management Review. We welcome your comments on the articles in this issue as well as suggestions for future article topics and issue themes.