- 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.
En cualquier caso, parece que las evidencias sobre la viabilidad de los modelos de negocio basados en datos abiertos aún estarían en busca y captura.