« The Future of Enterprise Content Management | Main | Theory X, Theory Y and Theory O »

2007.03.23

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341c6a4e53ef00e5507cbce58834

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Open Source Business Models:

Comments

The Mozilla Foundation has made Google Firefox's default search engine, earning a large but undisclosed sum to financially support it. Though 'embedding' comes close, I'm not sure if this well-known OSS revenue earning coup is specifically covered by any of your models above.

I'm not so sure about that "commodity" idea. I think you're on to an idea, there, but its name is not "commodity." I've tried getting people to switch wiki engines, and I know better than even to TRY getting them to switch editors, and the reaction I get tells me these are not commodities (interchangeable).

I'm not sure what name the idea _does_ deserve, though. Maybe just "near-commodity" is good enough.

The comments to this entry are closed.