How to create a successful open source business model
Jan 15, 2013, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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Open source projects are measured by the size of their developer communities, by market adoption, by the number of downloads and other such metrics; companies are measured in terms of revenue and profits.
Often, attempts at maximising profit can conflict with the interests of the community or the adoption metrics. So how can competing interests be aligned?