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Open Source Systems: Grounding Research

7th IFIP WG 2.13 International Conference, OSS 2011, Salvador, Brazil, October 6-7, 2011. Proceedings

  • Scott A. Hissam
  • Barbara Russo
  • Manoel G. de Mendonça Neto
  • Fabio Kon


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Conference proceedings OSS 2011

Part of the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology book series (IFIPAICT, volume 365)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Papers

    1. OSS Quality and Reliability

      1. Anh Nguyen Duc, Daniela S. Cruzes, Claudia Ayala, Reidar Conradi
        Pages 1-16
      2. Claudia Ruiz, William Robinson
        Pages 17-33
    2. OSS Products

      1. Raoni Kulesza, Jefferson F. A. Lima, Álan L. Guedes, Lucenildo L. A. Junior, Silvio R. L. Meira, Guido L. S. Filho
        Pages 34-49
    3. Review of Technologies of and for OSS

    4. Knowledge and Research Building in OSS

      1. Alexander C. MacLean, Landon J. Pratt, Charles D. Knutson, Eric K. Ringger
        Pages 106-122
      2. Fabio Mulazzani, Bruno Rossi, Barbara Russo, Maximilian Steff
        Pages 123-141
    5. OSS Reuse, Integration, and Compliance

      1. Klaas-Jan Stol, Muhammad Ali Babar, Paris Avgeriou
        Pages 142-158
      2. Andrea Capiluppi, Cornelia Boldyreff, Klaas-Jan Stol
        Pages 159-176
    6. OSS Value and Economics

    7. OSS Adoption in Industry

      1. Etiel Petrinja, Alberto Sillitti, Giancarlo Succi
        Pages 233-243
      2. Claudia Ayala, Daniela S. Cruzes, Xavier Franch, Reidar Conradi
        Pages 244-258
    8. Mining OSS Repositories

      1. Linus Nyman, Tommi Mikkonen
        Pages 259-268
      2. Quinn C. Taylor, Jonathan L. Krein, Alexander C. MacLean, Charles D. Knutson
        Pages 269-281

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International IFIP WG 2.13 Conference on Open Source Systems, OSS 2010, held in Salvador, Brazil, in October 2011. The 20 revised full papers presented together with 4 industrial full papers, 8 lightning talks and 2 workshop papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 56 submissions. The papers are organized in the following topical sections: OSS quality and reliability, OSS products, review of technologies of and for OSS, knowledge and research building in OSS, OSS reuse, integration, and compliance, OSS value and economics, OSS adoption in industry, and mining OSS repositories.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Scott A. Hissam
    • 1
  • Barbara Russo
    • 2
  • Manoel G. de Mendonça Neto
    • 3
  • Fabio Kon
    • 4
  1. 1.Software Engineering InstituteCarnegie Mellon UniversityPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Center for Applied Software EngineeringFree University of Bolzano-BozenBolzano-BozenItaly
  3. 3.Laboratório de Engenharia de SoftwareUniversidade Federal da BahiaSalvadorBrazil
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of São PauloSão PauloBrazil

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