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8. OSS 2012: Hammamet, Tunisia

Open Source Systems: Long-Term Sustainability - 8th IFIP WG 2.13 International Conference, OSS 2012, Hammamet, Tunisia, September 10-13, 2012. Proceedings

Imed Hammouda, Björn Lundell, Tommi Mikkonen, Walt Scacchi

Springer, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology 378, ISBN: 978-3-642-33441-2


Full Papers

A Comprehensive Study of Software Forks: Dates, Reasons and Outcomes.

Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona


A Model of Open Source Developer Foundations.

Dirk Riehle, Sebastian Berschneider


Long-Term Sustainability of Open Source Software Communities beyond a Fork: A Case Study of LibreOffice.

Jonas Gamalielsson, Björn Lundell


Step-by-Step Strategies and Case Studies for Embedded Software Companies to Adapt to the FOSS Ecosystem.

Suhyun Kim, Jaehyun Yoo, Myunghwa Lee


Citizen Engineering: Evolving OSS Practices to Engineering Design and Analysis.

Zhi Zhai, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, Ahsan Kareem, David Hachen, Gregory R. Madey


Gender Differences in Early Free and Open Source Software Joining Process.

Victor Kuechler, Claire Gilbertson, Carlos Jensen


Emerging Hackerspaces - Peer-Production Generation.

Jarkko Moilanen


Exploring the Barriers and Enablers to the Use of Open Educational Resources by University Academics in Africa.

Tanya Percy, Jean-Paul Van Belle


OSS Integration Issues and Community Support: An Integrator Perspective.

Claudia P. Ayala, Daniela S. Cruzes, Nguyen Duc Anh, Reidar Conradi, Xavier Franch, Martin Höst, Muhammad Ali Babar


Designing Secure Systems Based on Open Architectures with Open Source and Closed Source Components.

Walt Scacchi, Thomas A. Alspaugh


Using Multiple Case Studies to Analyse Open Source Software Business Sustainability in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Sulayman K. Sowe, Maurice McNaughton


Exploring the Role of Commercial Stakeholders in Open Source Software Evolution.

Andrea Capiluppi, Klaas-Jan Stol, Cornelia Boldyreff


Exploring the Role of Outside Organizations in Free / Open Source Software Projects.

Darren Forrest, Carlos Jensen, Nitin Mohan, Jennifer L. Davidson


Two Evolution Indicators for FOSS Projects.

Etiel Petrinja, Giancarlo Succi


Open Source Migration in Greek Public Sector: A Feasibility Study.

Androklis Mavridis, Dimitrios Fotakidis, Ioannis Stamelos


Lightning Talks

Free and Open Source Software Adoption in Emerging Markets: An Empirical Study in the Education Sector.

G. R. Gangadharan, Martin Butler


Open-Source Technologies Realizing Social Networks: A Multiple Descriptive Case-Study.

Jose Teixeira


A Qualitative Method for Mining Open Source Software Repositories.

John Noll, Dominik Seichter, Sarah Beecham


The Impact of Formal QA Practices on FLOSS Communities - The Case of Mozilla.

Adina Barham


Do More Experienced Developers Introduce Fewer Bugs?

Daniel Izquierdo-Cortazar, Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona


Perspectives on Code Forking and Sustainability in Open Source Software.

Linus Nyman, Tommi Mikkonen, Juho Lindman, Martin Fougère


Open Source Prediction Methods: A Systematic Literature Review.

M. M. Mahbubul Syeed, Terhi Kilamo, Imed Hammouda, Tarja Systä


From Open Source Software to Open Source Hardware.

Robert Viseur


Does OSS Affect E-Government Growth? An Econometric Analysis on the Impacting Factors.

Spyridoula Lakka, Teta Stamati, Drakoulis Martakos


Open Source, Open Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights - A Lightning Talk.

Terhi Kilamo, Imed Hammouda, Ville Kairamo, Petri Räsänen, Jukka P. Saarinen


OSS Adoption in South Africa: Applying the TOE Model to a Case Study.

Jean-Paul Van Belle, Mark Reed


Forking the Commons: Developmental Tensions and Evolutionary Patterns in Open Source Software.

Mehmet Gençer, Bülent Özel


A Novel Application of Open Source Technologies to Measure Agile Software Development Process.

Luis Corral, Andrea Janes, Tadas Remencius, Juri Strumpflohner, Jelena Vlasenko


A Linguistic Analysis on How Contributors Solve Software Problems in a Distributed Context.

Héla Masmoudi, Imed Boughzala


Examining Turnover in Open Source Software Projects Using Logistic Hierarchical Linear Modeling Approach.

Pratyush Nidhi Sharma, John Hulland, Sherae L. Daniel


A Study on OSS Marketing and Communication Strategies.

Vieri Del Bianco, Luigi Lavazza, Valentina Lenarduzzi, Sandro Morasca, Davide Taibi, Davide Tosi


The Effect of Open Source Licensing on the Evolution of Business Strategy.

Tetsuo Noda, Terutaka Tansho, Shane Coughlan


Tool Demonstration Papers

Binoculars: Comprehending Open Source Projects through Graphs.

M. M. Mahbubul Syeed


OSSLI: Architecture Level Management of Open Source Software Legality Concerns.

Alexander Lokhman, Antti Luoto, Salum Abdul-Rahman, Imed Hammouda


Short Industry Papers

Hybrid Business Models in Software Product Industry: Patterns and Challenges.

Swanand J. Deodhar, Kulbhushan C. Saxena, Mikko Ruohonen


Two Modes of Product Development: Head-Oriented vs. Release-Oriented.

Masayuki Hatta


OSS in 2012: A Long-Term Sustainable Alternative for Corporate IT.

Didier Durand, Jean-Luc Vuattoux, Pierre-Jean Ditscheid


Discussion on the Problems to be Solved toward the Migration to OSS Productivity Software in the Business Enterprises.

Jun Iio, Tomotaka Ogawa


How Can Open Standards Be Effectively Implemented in Open Source?

Björn Lundell, Admir Abdurahmanovic, Stefan Andersson, Erik Bergström, Jonas Feist, Jonas Gamalielsson, Tomas Gustavsson, Roger Kahlbom, Konstantin Papaxanthis


Future Smart Metering Runs on Open Source -Challenges and the GuruxAMI Project.

Mikko Kurunsaari



Open Source Software in Research and Development - (Guidelines for Postgraduate Students).

Michael Adeyeye, Oluyomi Kabiawu


Development Style of Open Source and Econmies of Connection.

Keisuke Tanihana, Tetsuo Noda


FLOSS Survey 2013? A Proposal for Comprehensive Survey on FLOSS Developers.

Masayuki Hatta


FLOSS Project Registration Strategies.

Alexander Lokhman


Using the Eclipse C/C++ Development Tooling as a Robust, Fully Functional, Actively Maintained, Open Source C++ Parser.

Danila Piatov, Andrea Janes, Alberto Sillitti, Giancarlo Succi



FLOSS Education: Long-Term Sustainability.

Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona, Wouter Tebbens


Developing Mobile Software with FLOSS.

Anthony I. Wasserman