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Modern Monopolies: What it Takes to Dominate the 21st-Century Economy

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by Alex Moazed & Nicholas L. Johnson

Picked up at the Spry Group HQ. Only read a few pages. It would be well worth reading with in general and specifically in mind.

The more commoditiized a service or profit offering — more commoditized means it "has only a limited number of relevant characteristics that consumers care about" — the less complexity purchasers should have to deal with.

"The hard part is determining how commoditized or noncommoditized a platform really is"

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At DrupalCon Dublin? 5pm BOF in Wicklow Meeting 3 with @stevepurkiss talking & http://drutopia.org & more

benjamin melançon

At opening keynote @agaric listed as tech infrastructure provider example!