commoditize

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com·mod·i·tize

 (kə-mŏd′ĭ-tīz′)
tr.v. com·mod·i·tized, com·mod·i·tiz·ing, com·mod·i·tiz·es
To turn into or treat as a commodity.

com·mod′i·ti·za′tion (-tĭ-zā′shən) n.

commoditize

(kəˈmɒdɪˌtaɪz) or

commoditise

vb
(tr) another term for commodify
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Just as almanacs commoditized facts, the Web is commoditizing knowledge.
John Joseph, vice president of marketing at EqualLogic said about commoditizing storage, servers and switches, "Buying cheap servers, storage and switches, and then trying to put them together, is not cost-effective.
On the other side of the equation is the danger that suppliers will put too much capacity in place now--which increases the risk of commoditizing the market in the future.
In addition, the new market that INREEX is commoditizing will not only be revenue producing, but will create considerable value for our shareholders.
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According to Intematix Chief Executive Officer, Ruediger Stroh, "Our two companies recognize the importance of the high power applications, especially in the context of the rapidly growing and commoditizing backlight and camera flash segments.
The network is not only providing network services to Oklahoma colleges and universities, but also commoditizing both Internet and Internet2 to the University of Arkansas and Arkansas State higher education systems.
Pingtel has a unique opportunity to lead the market transition within the telephony industry by commoditizing IP telephony applications and peer-to-peer communications.
The lack of strong R&D investment from major personal care polymer manufacturers toward innovative raw materials is commoditizing the polymers market.
The title of his speech is "Open-Source and Commoditizing J2EE: The Effects on Application Integration".
I believe Dell will do much to realize its goal of moving up the IT services value chain by aggressively pursuing an acquisition strategy and by commoditizing services to improve scale and repeatability, which most firms have not been very successful at doing.