PSA as a vehicle for industrial collaboration and standardization
PSA as a mechanism for intellectual property rights management
Follow the Laser and Electro-Optics Manf. Assoc, (LEOMA) model
- Members must sign agreements on binding arbitration.
- Shifts dispute resolution form confrontational to resolution
- Dispute resolution - time and cost greatly reduced.
Build usage protection and royalty collection into download protocol
PSA as a quality control monitor
Consumers to use the PSA stamp to guide purchasing
PSA could help build a new market
Help small geographically distributed independent supplier compete
Facilitates productivity and commerce by standardizing the
licensing and pricing of software
Investigate setting up an agreement with Publisher
- Contract out as the PSA publishing house.
- Define a series of books to be written.
- Locate authors.
- The books get the PSA stamp.
- Author, PSA, and publisher share revenue.
How should the PSA do promotion and marketing?
Promote Python, like Java, in a press campaign. What's the message?
The PSA Python CD-ROM?
Should the workshop fork or thread?
- Workshop on Developing the Python Framework
- targeted at core language gurus and extension writers,
and support tool developers
- Workshop on Using Python
- targeted at end users who want to know how to make
efficient use of Python.