Tag: Research Thesis

Abstract: The development of increasingly complex software systems is difficult to handle,especially for smaller entities. In addition to the use of commercial software, open source development models are therefore becoming increasingly popular. The formation of "User-Led Open Source Consortia" is ...

Abstract: An open source license specifies all rights granted and obligations imposed to the user of the open source software. However, researcher and practitioners are faced with a large diversity of open source licenses. This can lead to a lot time and effort spent on examining the different lice...

Abstract: As the software industry grows fast, the competition to produce high-quality software as quickly as possible, made the reusability of Free/Libre and Open Source Software (FLOSS) famous, but with features come challenges and risks. The main issue with FLOSS is license compliance among the ...

Abstract: In order to include open source software in a project, a software developer must abide to the license the software is published under. However, there are no clear guidelines for license placement in open source projects. As a result, the location of the relevant licensing text can var...