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1 the blind men and the elephant Peter Haasz, OverDrive Books in Browsers 2013

2 the blind men and the elephant

3 the elephant in the room

4 the supply chain view Raw materials Product components Finished product DistributionSales

5 the supply chain view Raw materials Product components Finished product DistributionSales Traditional PubTraditional channels

6 the supply chain view Raw materials Product components Finished product DistributionSales Traditional PubTraditional channels Digital PubDigital channels

7 are reading systems our blind men?

8 the publishers dilemma Strategy Lowest common denominator Be ambitiousPick a winner

9 the publishers dilemma Strategy Lowest common denominator Be ambitiousPick a winner Consistent experience Cost-effective Ability to innovate Sell everywhere

10 the publishers dilemma Strategy Lowest common denominator Be ambitiousPick a winner Consistent experience Cost-effective Ability to innovate Sell everywhere

11 the publishers dilemma Strategy Lowest common denominator Be ambitiousPick a winner Consistent experience Cost-effective Ability to innovate Sell everywhere

12 the publishers dilemma Strategy Lowest common denominator Be ambitiousPick a winner Consistent experience Cost-effective Ability to innovate Sell everywhere

13 what if?

14 choose your own RS Plain EPUB RS Content Reading system B2B Distribution B2C Distribution Open web services Different sales models Different market segments Different delivery methods

15 controlled interactivity Plain EPUB RS Interactive EPUB RS Content Reading system B2B Distribution B2C Distribution Open web services Different sales models Different market segments Different delivery methods

16 selling innovative web-apps Plain EPUB RS Integrated web apps Interactive EPUB RS Open web services Different sales models Different market segments Content Reading system B2B Distribution B2C Distribution Different delivery methods

17 co-existence is possible Plain EPUB RS Integrated web apps Interactive EPUB RS Open web services Different sales models Different market segments Content Reading system B2B Distribution B2C Distribution Different delivery methods Vertically- integrated channels EPUB

18 ? Catalogue services – Titles, metadata, rights, terms Fulfillment services – Bestow, read title Data services – Read/write book usage data Open web services

19 publisher-controlled books as a service Strategy Books as a service Reliable experience ? Cost-effective ? Ability to innovate UX ? Sell everywhere ?

20 opportunities 1.See what the elephant looks like 2.More innovation in reading systems 3.More vibrant channels for digital publishing

21 challenges 1.Realpolitik 2.Standardization – Web services – Commercial models and terms 3.Inter-book interoperability 4.Perpetuity of ownership vs. fragmented delivery

22 OverDrive Read Mature browser-based reader Highly extensible backend framework – External bestowal – Data services Enabling new models of collaboration and partnership Info: readinfo.overdrive.com

23 Peter Haasz, OverDrive +1 (917)


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