Subject: Re: Business
From: "Stephen J. Turnbull" <turnbull@sk.tsukuba.ac.jp>
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 14:53:50 +0900

>>>>> "Sherif" == Sherif Eldibani <sherif6@gmail.com> writes:

    Sherif> I am interested in learning more about Compiere, their
    Sherif> sites do not explain their business model very clearly...

Why not ask them?  They may say "no", but many open source or
semi-free businessmen will tell you a little bit as long as you're not
a direct competitor.

If there's any complementarity between your product and theirs, you
can use that as a "hook", too.  You might be able to share distributors.

Cheers,


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