FOSS 08 – The Software Industry

Content

Introduces students to the software industry as a whole; the purpose is to provide context for understanding the economics and business models discussed in later class sessions; includes

  • A discussion of the software industry and its players
  • The importance of the software industry as a whole
  • Underlying business strategies of open and closed firms

Slides and Videos

Slides are available as ODP and PDF (most recent version).