IFIP TC6 Open Digital Library

3. OSS 2007: Limerick, Ireland

Open Source Development, Adoption and Innovation, IFIP Working Group 2.13 on Open Source Software, June 11-14, 2007, Limerick, Ireland

Joseph Feller, Brian Fitzgerald, Walt Scacchi, Alberto Sillitti

Springer, IFIP 234, ISBN: 978-0-387-72485-0


Full Papers

FOCSE: An OWA-based Evaluation Framework for OS Adoption in Critical Environments.

Claudio Agostino Ardagna, Ernesto Damiani, Fulvio Frati


Open Source Collaboration for Fostering Off-The-Shelf Components Selection.

Claudia P. Ayala, Carl-Fredrik Sørensen, Reidar Conradi, Xavier Franch, Jingyue Li


From the Cathedral to the Bazaar: An Empirical Study of the Lifecycle of Volunteer Community Projects.

Andrea Capiluppi, Martin Michlmayr


Project Entity Matching across FLOSS Repositories.

Megan Conklin


Can Knowledge Management be Open Source?

Charmaine C. Pfaff, Helen Hasan


Emergent Decision-Making Practices in Free/Libre Open Source Software (Floss) Development Teams.

Robert Heckman, Kevin Crowston, U. Yeliz Eseryel, James Howison, Eileen Allen, Qing Li


Experiences on Product Development with Open Source Software.

Ari Jaaksi


Exploring the Effects of Coordination and Communication Tools on the Efficiency of Open Source Projects using Data Envelopment Analysis.

Stefan Koch


Innovation in Open Source Software Development: A Tale of Two Features.

John Noll


Corporate Involvement of Libre Software: Study of Presence in Debian Code over Time.

Gregorio Robles, Santiago Dueñas, Jesús M. González-Barahona


Sprint-driven development: working, learning and the process of enculturation in the PyPy community.

Anders Sigfridsson, Gabriela Avram, Anne Sheehan, Daniel K. Sullivan


Using Repository of Repositories (RoRs) to Study the Growth of F/OSS Projects: A Meta-Analysis Research Approach.

Sulayman K. Sowe, Lefteris Angelis, Ioannis Stamelos, Yannis Manolopoulos


Community Structure, Individual Participation and the Social Construction of Merit.

Matthias Studer


OpenBQR: a framework for the assessment of OSS.

Davide Taibi, Luigi Lavazza, Sandro Morasca


Network Analysis of the SourceForge.net Community.

Yongqin Gao, Gregory R. Madey


Short Papers

Influence in the Linux Kernel Community.

Timo Aaltonen, Jyke Jokinen


EDOS Distribution System: a P2P architecture for open-source content dissemination.

Serge Abiteboul, Itay Dar, Radu Pop, Gabriel Vasile, Dan Vodislav


Reusing an open source application - practical experiences with a mobile CRM pilot.

Jyrki Akkanen, Hunor Demeter, Tamás Eppel, Zoltán Ivánfi, Jukka K. Nurminen, Petri Stenman


The role of trust in OSS communities - Case Linux Kernel community.

Maria Antikainen, Timo Aaltonen, Jaani Väisänen


Authenticating from multiple authentication sources in a collaborative platform.

Quang Vu Dang, Olivier Berger, Christian Bac, Benoît Hamet


Learning and the imperative of production in Free/Open Source development.

Evangelia Berdou


Open source technologies for visually impaired people.

Patrizia Boccacci, Veronica Carrega, Gabriella Dodero


Different Bug Fixing Regimes? A Preliminary Case for Superbugs.

Jean-Michel Dalle, Matthijs den Besten


Free/Open Services: Conceptualization, Classification, and Commercialization.

G. R. Gangadharan, Vincenzo D'Andrea, Michael Weiss


Surveying Industrial Roles in Open Source Software Development.

Øyvind Hauge, Carl-Fredrik Sørensen, Andreas Røsdal


Guiding the Discovery of Open Source Software Processes with a Reference Model.

Chris Jensen, Walt Scacchi


Effect of Coupling on Defect Proneness in Evolutionary Open-Source Software Development.

Akif Günes Koru, Dongsong Zhang, Hongfang Liu


The Use of Open Source Software in Enterprise Distributed Computing Environments.

Jacob Krivoruchko


Shared Assumption Concerning Technical Determination in Apache Web Server Developer Community.

Juho Lindman


Learning Through Practical Involvement in the OSS Ecosystem: Experiences from a Masters Assignment.

Björn Lundell, Anna Persson, Brian Lings


Release Management in Free Software Projects: Practices and Problems.

Martin Michlmayr, Francis Hunt, David Probert


Context-Dependent Evaluation Methodology for Open Source Software.

Michele Cabano, Cesare Monti, Giulio Piancastelli


Benefits and Drawbacks of Open Source Software: An Exploratory Study of Secondary Software Firms.

Lorraine Morgan, Patrick Finnegan


Introducing Usability Practices to OSS: The Insiders' Experience.

Stanislaw Osinski, Dawid Weiss


Perceptions on F/OSS Adoption.

Bülent Özel, Uros Jovanovic, Beyza Oba, Manon van Leeuwen


Open Source Software and Open Data Standards as a form of Technology Adoption: a Case Study.

Bruno Rossi, Barbara Russo, Giancarlo Succi


Free/Open Source Software Adoption, Public Policies and Development Indicators: An International Comparison.

Harald Schmidbauer, Mehmet Gençer, Vehbi Sinan Tunalioglu


Levels of Formality in FOSS Communities.

Andrew Schofield, Grahame S. Cooper


Stakeholder value, usage, needs and obligations from differnet types of F/LOSS licenses.

Darren Skidmore



Introduction to Panel Discussions at the Third International Conference on Open Source Systems - OSS 2007.

Sandra Slaughter


Legal issues for free and open source software in government.

Nic Suzor, Brian Fitzgerald, Mark Perry


Data and analyses sharing to support research on free/libre open source software.

Brian Fitzgerald, Evangelia Berdou, Kevin Crowston, Gregory R. Madey, Megan Conklin, Stefan Koch, Walt Scacchi



Introduction to OSS 2007 Tutorial Program.

Ernesto Damiani


How to Gather FLOSS Metrics.

Megan Conklin, Jesús M. González-Barahona, Gregorio Robles


EDOS-Tools Tutorial: EDOS Tools for Linux Distributions Dependencies Management and Quality Assurance.

François Déchelle, Fabio Mancinelli


Quality Specification, Testing and Certification of Bespoken, Open Source and Commercial Off-The-Shelf Systems.

Hans-Ludwig Hausen



Introduction to Workshops at the Third International Conference on Open Source Systems - OSS 2007.

Scott A. Hissam


1st International Workshop on Trust in Open Source Software (TOSS).

Sandro Morasca, Alberto Sillitti


Open Source Software and Product Lines 2007.

Frank van der Linden, Björn Lundell


Toward a New Industrial Organization? OSS in Economic and Managerial Perspective.

Jean-Michel Dalle, Cristina Rossi, Francesco Rullani


2nd International Workshop on Public Data about Software Development (WoPDaSD 2007).

Jesús M. González-Barahona, Megan Conklin, Gregorio Robles


FOSLET 07 - Workshop on Free and Open Source Learning Environments and Tools.

Luca Botturi, Riccardo Mazza, Stefano Tardini