Open Hardware Business Models
- Publisher: Carleton University
Technology Innovation Management Review
Technology (General) | T1-995 | Management. Industrial management | HD28-70
In the September issue of the Open Source Business Resource, Patrick McNamara, president of the Open Hardware Foundation, gave a comprehensive introduction to the concept of open hardware, including some insights about the potential benefits for both companies and users. In this article, we present the topic from a different perspective, providing a classification of market offers from companies that are making money with open hardware.