A method of selling custom business software and a software exchange marketplace enables a software seller to offer a custom software application for sale. The method includes receiving the custom software application from the software seller. The marketplace includes a qualified application inventory and a custom software application submission log. A prospective software buyer may search the qualified software application inventory. The method includes associating the custom application with the custom software application submission log. The method identifies deficiencies with a software source code by comparing the software source code to a source code qualification standard. The method identifies deficiencies with a plurality of software documents by comparing them to a document qualification standard. The method compares the submission log with a final review standard. The method qualifies the software source code and software documents before listing them in the qualified software application inventory.

Title
Method for selling custom business software and software exchange marketplace
Application Number
11/635236
Publication Number
20080140537
Application Date
December 7, 2006
Publication Date
June 12, 2008
Inventor
Norman Powell
Columbus
OH, US
Agent
Gallagher & Dawsey Co Lpa
OH, US
IPC
G06Q 30/00
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