Adobe Inc. and the Power of Old School Software Economics (Asia Tech Strategy – Podcast 81)

This podcast is about the super cool economics of Adobe Inc. And how they capture the economics of digital by also building strong competitive moats. In Adobe’s case, it’s mostly network effects and bundling.

You can listen to this podcast here or at iTunesGoogle Podcasts and Himalaya.

The digital economics terms cited are:

  • Zero marginal production costs.
  • Low distribution costs.
  • Non-rival goods that can be simultaneously used.
  • Global scalability at low cost.
  • Versioning. Multiple versions of their products can be easily created at different price points.
  • Bundling.
  • Complements can be added.
  • Lots of integration into other software and products.

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