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
Conference proceedings OSS 2012

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 378)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Full Papers

    1. Collaboration and Forks in OSS Projects

    2. Community Issues

      1. Zhi Zhai, Tracy Kijewski-Correa, Ashan Kareem, David Hachen, Greg Madey
        Pages 61-77
      2. Victor Kuechler, Claire Gilbertson, Carlos Jensen
        Pages 78-93
    3. Open Education and Peer-Production Models

    4. Integration and Architecture

      1. Claudia Ayala, Daniela S. Cruzes, Anh Duc Nguyen, Reidar Conradi, Xavier Franch, Martin Höst et al.
        Pages 129-143
    5. Business Ecosystems

      1. Andrea Capiluppi, Klaas-Jan Stol, Cornelia Boldyreff
        Pages 178-200
      2. Darren Forrest, Carlos Jensen, Nitin Mohan, Jennifer Davidson
        Pages 201-215
    6. Adoption and Evolution of OSS

      1. Etiel Petrinja, Giancarlo Succi
        Pages 216-232
      2. Androklis Mavridis, Dimitrios Fotakidis, Ioannis Stamelos
        Pages 233-243
  3. Lightning Talks

    1. Community Issues

    2. OSS Quality

      1. Daniel Izquierdo-Cortázar, Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona
        Pages 268-273
      2. Linus Nyman, Tommi Mikkonen, Juho Lindman, Martin Fougère
        Pages 274-279
      3. M. M. Mahbubul Syeed, Terhi Kilamo, Imed Hammouda, Tarja Systä
        Pages 280-285
    3. OSS in Different Domains

      1. Spyridoula Lakka, Teta Stamati, Draculis Martakos
        Pages 292-297
      2. Terhi Kilamo, Imed Hammouda, Ville Kairamo, Petri Räsänen, Jukka P. Saarinen
        Pages 298-303
    4. Development Practices

    5. Business Ecosystems

      1. Vieri del Bianco, Luigi Lavazza, Valentina Lenarduzzi, Sandro Morasca, Davide Taibi, Davide Tosi
        Pages 338-343
      2. Tetsuo Noda, Terutaka Tansho, Shane Coughlan
        Pages 344-349
  4. Tool Demonstration Papers

    1. Alexander Lokhman, Antti Luoto, Salum Abdul-Rahman, Imed Hammouda
      Pages 356-361
  5. Short Industry Papers

    1. Product Development

    2. Industrial Experiences

      1. Didier Durand, Jean-Luc Vuattoux, Pierre-Jean Ditscheid
        Pages 371-376
      2. Björn Lundell, Admir Abdurahmanovic, Stefan Andersson, Erik Bergström, Jonas Feist, Jonas Gamalielsson et al.
        Pages 383-388
  6. Posters

  7. Workshops

    1. Gregorio Robles, Jesús M. González-Barahona, Wouter Tebbens
      Pages 400-400
    2. Anthony I. Wasserman
      Pages 401-402
  8. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 8th International IFIP WG 2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems, OSS 2012, held in Hammamet, Tunisia, in September 2012. The 15 revised full papers presented together with 17 lightning talks, 2 tool demonstration papers, 6 short industry papers, 5 posters and 2 workshop papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 63 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on collaboration and forks in OSS projects, community issues, open education and peer-production models, integration and architecture, business ecosystems, adoption and evolution of OSS, OSS quality, OSS in different domains, product development, and industrial experiences.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Imed Hammouda
    • 1
  • Björn Lundell
    • 2
  • Tommi Mikkonen
    • 1
  • Walt Scacchi
    • 3
  1. 1.Tampere University of TechnologyTampereFinland
  2. 2.University of SkövdeSkövdeSweden
  3. 3.Institute for Software ResearchUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-33441-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-33442-9
  • Series Print ISSN 1868-4238
  • Series Online ISSN 1861-2288
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