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The traditional measure of innovation has been counting patents. Unfortunately, there are *many* articles articulately why the patent system is broken. On the surface, making it easy to apply for a patent seems like a good thing. Unfortunately the unintended consequences of this has meant a surge patents requests thus the patent office is pressed for time. The result affects the responsiveness of the patent office, and the rigor in which they can review patent requests. More bad patents have snuck through.
How does open source relate to innovation? Let's explore this more.
In this article, we provide a primer on geospatial technology. We then explain possible reasons for growth in the geospatial industry, examine Ingres' geospatial project, and relate the material to learnings about open source as a protocol for business.