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Open Source Systems: Adoption and Impact

11th IFIP WG 2.13 International Conference, OSS 2015, Florence, Italy, May 16-17, 2015, Proceedings

  • Ernesto Damiani
  • Fulvio Frati
  • Dirk Riehle
  • Anthony I. Wasserman
Conference proceedings OSS 2015

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 451)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVIII
  2. Open Source Software Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Igor Scaliante Wiese, Rodrigo Takashi Kuroda, Reginaldo Re, Gustavo Ansaldi Oliva, Marco Aurélio Gerosa
      Pages 3-12
    3. Stephan Fellhofer, Annemarie Harzl, Wolfgang Slany
      Pages 13-22
    4. Ann Barcomb, Michael Grottke, Jan-Philipp Stauffert, Dirk Riehle, Sabrina Jahn
      Pages 23-32
  3. Communication and Collaboration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Kelly Blincoe, Daniela Damian
      Pages 35-44
    3. Mikko Rajanen, Netta Iivari
      Pages 58-67
  4. Examples and Case Studies

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Jonas Gamalielsson, Fredrik Jakobsson, Björn Lundell, Jonas Feist, Tomas Gustavsson, Fredric Landqvist
      Pages 71-80
    3. Andrea Delgado, Daniel Calegari, Pablo Milanese, Renatta Falcon, Esteban García
      Pages 81-90
    4. Vivek Nallur, Amal Elgammal, Siobhán Clarke
      Pages 91-100
  5. Adoption, Use, and Impact

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Davide Tosi, Luigi Lavazza, Sandro Morasca, Marco Chiappa
      Pages 114-123
    3. X. Franch, R. Kenett, F. Mancinelli, A. Susi, D. Ameller, M. C. Annosi et al.
      Pages 124-133
  6. Intellectual Property and Legal Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135
    2. Trevor Maryka, Daniel M. German, Germán Poo-Caamaño
      Pages 146-156

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 11th International IFIP WG 2.13 International Conference on Open Source Systems, OSS 2015, held in Florence, Italy, in May 2015. The 16 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 50 submissions. They have been organized in the following topical sections: open source software engineering; communication and collaboration; examples and case studies; adoption, use, and impact; and intellectual property and legal issues. Also included is an OSS 2015 PhD contest paper.


Big data Cloud computing Collaboration FLOSS FOSS Information systems applications Intellectual property Licensing Open source Open source license models Open source model Open source software Software adoption Software creation and management Software development Software engineering Software impact Technology policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Ernesto Damiani
    • 1
  • Fulvio Frati
    • 2
  • Dirk Riehle
    • 3
  • Anthony I. Wasserman
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Information TechnologyUniversità degli Studi di MilanoCremaItaly
  2. 2.Computer Science DepartmentUniversità degli Studi di MilanoCremaItaly
  3. 3.Department InformatikFriedrich Alexander University Erlangen-NürnbergErlangenGermany
  4. 4.Carnegie Mellon UniversityMoffett FieldUSA

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