[Journal:] Investigaciones europeas de dirección de la empresa (IEDEE) [ISSN:] 1135-2523 [Volume:] 12 [Year:] 2006 [Issue:] 1 [Pages:] 133-152
An empiric study allowed us to detect two types of business incubators. The traditional are focalized in those new companies that from the very beginning give some guaranties of success. In these business incubators coexists companies who represent a great range of industrial sectors. The main entrance pre-requisites are the economic ant technique viability. In the specialized business incubators, the sector of the company is the key in order to choose the candidates. Frequently, they choose companies related with the communication and information technologies.