Search for dissertations about: "Open source software"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 83 swedish dissertations containing the words Open source software.

  1. 1. Open Source Vendors’ Business Models

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Thomas Rosenfall; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Open Source Software; Business Models; Open Source Business Models; Open Source Communities; Software Licensing;

    Abstract : It may seem controversial that open-source software (OSS), i.e. software created by voluntary contributions that is available to use, change, and distribute for free, can be utilized for business purposes. Yet, for some firms, commercial OSS software products are the primary source of revenue. READ MORE

  2. 2. Mining Software Modeling Practices In Open Source Software Projects

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Truong Ho-Quang; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Software Engineering; Software Modeling; UML; FOSS; Empirical Study; Data Mining; Mining Repository; GitHub;

    Abstract : Context: In modern software development, software modeling is considered as an essential part of the software architecture and design activity. The Unified Modeling Language (UML) has become the de facto standard for software modeling in industry. READ MORE

  3. 3. An Open Architecture Approach for the Design and Development of Web and Mobile Software

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Bahtijar Vogel; Linnéuniversitetet.; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; open architecture; flexibility; evolvability; customizability; extensibility; web and mobile software; open standards; open source; dynamic requirements; dynamic changes; heterogeneous device environments; GQM; Computer and Information Sciences Computer Science; Data- och informationsvetenskap; Computer Science; Datavetenskap; Media Technology; Medieteknik;

    Abstract : The rapid evolution of web and mobile technologies as well as open standards are important ingredients for developing open software applications. HTML5, affordable electronics, and connectivity costs are some of the trends that drive the web towards an open platform and lead to an increased use of distributed applications. READ MORE

  4. 4. Open Source Business Model Balancing Customers and Community

    University dissertation from Institutionen för ekonomisk och industriell utveckling

    Author : Thomas Rosén; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Open Source Software; Business Models; Strategic Management; Market Positioning; Resource Based View; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Abstract : Free and Open Source Software has not only increased researchers’ interest about community-driven software development, but lately, interest from commercial actors increased as well. In addition, some scientists have claimed that Open Source Software has entered a new phase: OSS 2.0. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding Software Development in an Open Source Context:Network Analysis of Source Code Repositories

    University dissertation from LTH Tryckeriet E-huset

    Author : Alma Orucevic-Alagic; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Open Source Software (OSS) created a paradigm shift within the software engineering field prompting further research to understand how mature, industry grade, software can be produced in an online milieu with distributed and lightly managed developers contributing source code in their free time. The OSS has become also a major revenue generator for many commercial organizations, and has found its place in closed source products, putting many proprietary software producers in the middle of an OSS community. READ MORE