Definitions for "Utility model"
a registered right for technical inventions, entitling the owner to forbid third parties from exploiting an invention –more flexible and less onerous than a patent, but lasting for a shorter period
a kind of petty patent
an exclusive right granted for an invention, which allows the right holder to prevent others from commercially using the protected invention, without his authorization, for a limited period of time
Keywords:  viable, model, business
a viable business model
a combination of utility computing and utility pricing that results in minimizing total IT cost expenditures and maximizing IT resource usage
a property, which, like any other business commodity, may be bought, sold, hired or licensed
a technical solution pertaining to a device