A framework for creating hybrid‐open source software communities

  title={A framework for creating hybrid‐open source software communities},
  author={S. Sharma and V. Sugumaran and B. Rajagopalan},
  journal={Information Systems Journal},
  • S. Sharma, V. Sugumaran, B. Rajagopalan
  • Published 2002
  • Engineering, Computer Science
  • Information Systems Journal
  • Abstract The open source software (OSS) model is a fundamentally new and revolutionary way to develop software. The success of the OSS model is also setting the stage for a structural change in the software industry; it is beginning to transform software industry from manufacturing to a service industry. Despite the success of the OSS model, for‐profit organizations are having difficulty building a business model around the open source paradigm. Whereas there are some isolated empirical studies… CONTINUE READING
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