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  • A layered approach to managing risks in OSS projects 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Kenett, Ron; Mancinelli, Fabio; Susi, Angelo; Ameller, David; Ben-Jacob, Ron; Siena, Alberto (Springer, 2014)
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    In this paper, we propose a layered approach to managing risks in OSS projects. We define three layers: the first one for defining risk drivers by collecting and summarising available data from different data sources, ...
  • Adoption of Free Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS): A risk management perspective 

    Kenett, Ron; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Susi, Angelo; Galanis, Nikolaos (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    Free Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) has become a strategic asset in software development, and open source communities behind FLOSS are a key player in the field. The analysis of open source community dynamics is a key ...
  • Aligning business goals and risks in OSS adoption 

    Costal Costa, Dolors; López Cuesta, Lidia; Morandini, Mirko; Siena, Alberto; Annosi, Maria Carmela; Gross, Daniel; Méndez Tapia, Emma Lucía; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Susi, Angelo (Springer International Publishing, 2015)
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    Increasing adoption of Open Source Software (OSS) requires a change in the organizational culture and reshaping IT decision-makers mindset. Adopting OSS software components introduces some risks that can affect the adopter ...
  • Managing risk in open source software adoption 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Susi, Angelo; Annosi, Maria Carmela; Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Glott, Ruediger; Gross, Daniel; Kenett, Ron; Mancinelli, Fabio; Ramsany, Pop; Thomas, Cedric; Ameller, David; Bannier, Stijn; Bergida, Nili; Blumenfeld, Yehuda; Bouzereau, Olivier; Costal Costa, Dolors; Dominguez, Manuel; Haaland, Kirsten; López Cuesta, Lidia; Mourandini, Mirko; Siena, Alberto (2013)
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    By 2016 an estimated 95% of all commercial software packages will include Open Source Software (OSS). This extended adoption is yet not avoiding failure rates in OSS projects to be as high as 50%. Inadequate risk management ...
  • Quantifying the impact of OSS adoption risks with the help of i* Models 

    Costal Costa, Dolors; Gross, Daniel; López Cuesta, Lidia; Morandini, Mirko; Siena, Alberto; Susi, Angelo (2014)
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    Adopting Open Source Software (OSS) components in organisational settings requires evaluating the possible impact of adoption decisions on business goals. Measures available in OSS, capturing indicators such as the quality ...
  • The RISCOSS platform for risk management in open source software adoption 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Kenett, Ron; Mancinelli, Fabio; Susi, Angelo; Ameller, David; Annosi, Maria Carmela; Ben-Jacob, Ron; Blumenfeld, Yehuda; Franco Bedoya, Óscar Hernán; Gross, Daniel; López Cuesta, Lidia; Morandini, Mirko; Oriol Hilari, Marc; Siena, Alberto (Springer, 2015)
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    Managing risks related to OSS adoption is a must for organizations that need to smoothly integrate OSS-related practices in their development processes. Adequate tool support may pave the road to effective risk management ...
  • Towards Interoperability of i* Models using iStarML 

    Cares, Carlos; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Perini, Anna; Susi, Angelo (2010-01-15)
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    Goal-oriented and agent-oriented modelling provides an effective approach to the understanding of distributed information systems that need to operate in open, heterogeneous and evolving environments. Frameworks, firstly ...
  • Using i* to represent OSS ecosystems for risk assessment 

    Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; López Cuesta, Lidia; Morandini, Mirko; Susi, Angelo (2013)
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    Open Source Software (OSS) is a strategic asset for organisations thanks to its short time-to-market, the opportunity for a reduced development effort and total cost of ownership, and its customization capabilities. OSS-based ...