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Netflix Case: David becomes Goliath. By John Gallaugher Case Study available at: http://gallaugher.com /chapters & http://flatworldknowledge.com/pub/gallaugher. Topics Covered. NetFlix Startups vs. Established Firms Virtual vs. Physical Storefronts Long Tail Industries
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Netflix Case:David becomes Goliath By John Gallaugher Case Study available at: http://gallaugher.com/chapters & http://flatworldknowledge.com/pub/gallaugher
Topics Covered • NetFlix • Startups vs. Established Firms • Virtual vs. Physical Storefronts • Long Tail Industries • Resources for Competitive Advantage • Value of Moving Early • Short & Long Term Vulnerabilities
Key Resources for Comp. Adv. • Brand • Scale • Distribution Centers • Customers • Selection • Data / Switching Costs
Economies of Scale Subscribers: 14 million Subscribers: 2.2 million Vs. Cost to run the effort: $300 million Cost to run the effort: $300 million
Long Tail: businesses that can profitably offer a great volume of less popular products Source: Wired
Crowdsourcing: Outsourcing a task to a large, and undefined population in the form of an open call.
“underwhelming” • Not Enough Content • No Way to Get Content to the Television
Windowing: content is available to a given distribution channel for a specified period of time (window).