← Back to team overview

openerp-community team mailing list archive

Re: odoo vertical-medical


On Tue, Aug 5, 2014 at 6:09 PM, Fabien Pinckaers <fp@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > it was decided by Joël Grandguillaume and agreed here that as for OCA
> modules, they shouldn't carry the "Odoo" trademark inside their name to
> avoid coupling issues in case of future re-branding from any party. Then I
> guess we wouldn't want Odoo in the logo either.
> You should differenciate the technical name (crm, hr_recruitment) and the
> public app name (Odoo CRM, Odoo Recruit)
> You should not put Odoo in the technical name because it's a mess for
> developers.
> But for the app name, I don't understand why you would not put the Odoo
> name in it? for the majority of the apps (may be not medical), the main
> public is Odoo users (people looking for Odoo XYZ on the web) If one app is
> called "Odoo Medical" and another one is called with an invented name "Easy
> Medical". Which one will be perceived as the main one and will be tested
> first by the Odoo community?

I am agree with you about Odoo Medical (but my personal opinion i love
simplest brand Medical).

Odoo Medical is good and following odoo apps, market is defined and we must
follow and power all apps.

> In my opinion, it's better if everyone benefit from and contribute to the
> Odoo branding rather than using a different name. Mostly because 99.99% of
> Odoo apps don't have enough marketing resources to build serious visibility
> outside the Odoo world.
> PS: There will be no renaming in the future because: we can't afford one
> more, we don't need it since the Odoo name has no meaning. Even if Odoo
> evolves into something different, the name is not a constraint.
Great !

> _______________________________________________
> Mailing list: https://launchpad.net/~openerp-community
> Post to     : openerp-community@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Unsubscribe : https://launchpad.net/~openerp-community
> More help   : https://help.launchpad.net/ListHelp


[image: Cristian Salamea on about.me]

Cristian Salamea

Follow ups