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Business model an “abstract representation of an organization, be it conceptual, textual, and/or graphical, of all core interrelated architectural, co-operational, and financial arrangements designed and developed by an organization
Ertragsmodell ist ein Begriff aus der Wirtschaft, der während der New Economy populär geworden ist. Es beschreibt, aus welchen Quellen und auf welche Weise ein Unternehmen sein Einkommen erwirtschaftet.
Open-source software (OSS) is computer software with its source code made available with a license in which the copyright holder provides the rights to study, change, and distribute the software to anyone and for any purpose
Professional open source is an open-source software business model where an open-source software vendor generates revenue from paid professional services, maintenance and support provided along with the software
Reseller This is usually done for profit (but could be resold at a loss). … In many cases, such as brandable software , the reseller can obtain even