Open data economy: Eight business models for open data and insight from Deloitte UK – O’Reilly Radar

 

Osella linked to a presentation on business models in PSI reuse and shared a list of eight business models, including case studies for six of them:

Premium Product / Service. HospitalRegisters.com

Freemium Product / Service. None of the 13 enterprises interviewed by us falls into this case, but a slew of instances may be provided: a classic example in this vein is represented by mobile apps related to public transportation in urban areas. [Link added.]

Open Source. OpenCorporates and OpenPolis

Infrastructural Razor & Blades. Public Data Sets on Amazon Web Service

Demand-Oriented Platform. DataMarket and Infochimps

Supply-Oriented Platform. Socrata and Microsoft Open Government Data Initiative

Free, as Branded Advertising. IBM City Forward, IBM Many Eyes or Google Public Data Explorer

White-Label Development.. This business model has not consolidated yet, but some embryonic attempts seem to be particularly promising.

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