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Maverick* Research: Radical Openness: Profiting From Data You Didn't Create, People You Don't Employ, and Ideas You Didn't Have

Published: 24 September 2012

ID: G00239637

Analyst(s): Darin Stewart


Radical openness looks for opportunity regardless of where it originates, who participates and how it is ultimately delivered. Porous enterprise boundaries dramatically increase opportunities for innovation. (Maverick research deliberately exposes unconventional thinking and may not agree with Gartner's official positions.)

Table Of Contents


  • *Maverick Research
  • The Red Queen Effect
    • The Man of Genius
    • The Alchemist
    • The Hidden Expert
  • Moving From Closed to Radically Open
    • Open Innovation
    • Linked Open Data
    • Open Networked Expertise
  • Recommendations

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