Identifying and Analyzing Knowledge Management Aspects of Practices in Open Source Software Development

@inproceedings{Rudzki2004IdentifyingAA,
  title={Identifying and Analyzing Knowledge Management Aspects of Practices in Open Source Software Development},
  author={Michal Przemyslaw Rudzki and Fredrik Jonson},
  year={2004}
}
In this thesis we explore how knowledge management is performed in open source projects. Open source projects are often perceived as informal, even unmanaged. Still, they appear to manage knowledge acquisition and sharing sufficiently well to successfully develop software in such a distributed environment as the Internet. This thesis aims to explore that apparent contradiction, and thus complement the currently limited research in this field. The thesis consists of a literature study of… CONTINUE READING