The QualOSS open source assessment model measuring the performance of open source communities

@article{Soto2009TheQO,
  title={The QualOSS open source assessment model measuring the performance of open source communities},
  author={Mart{\'i}n Soto and Marcus Ciolkowski},
  journal={2009 3rd International Symposium on Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement},
  year={2009},
  pages={498-501}
}
Open Source Software (OSS) has an increasing importance for the software industry. Similar to traditional (closed) software acquisition, OSS acquisition requires an assessment of whether its quality is sufficient for the intended purpose, and whether the chances of being maintained and supported in the future, as well as of keeping certain quality standards… CONTINUE READING