In Internet and Communication Technology (ICT) affordable means across the economic spectrum from micro-enterprises, entrepreneurs and individuals to large enterprises. Affordable ICT standards should include royalty free, GNU or General Public License and/or other forms of licensing innovations. Some of these license innovations are often called open source.
Affordability has many facets. An affordability criteria will require its own Evaluation Methodology to order and guide the development and understanding of its dimensions particularly in commercial activity.
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