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Issue No.02 - March-April (2012 vol.14)
pp: 29-35
Daniel J. Crichton , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Andrew F. Hart , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Sean C. Kelly , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Cameron E. Goodale , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Paul Ramirez , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
J. Steven Hughes , NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Robert R. Downs , Center for International Earth Science Information Network
Frank Lindsay , NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
ABSTRACT
<p>To provide a framework for comparing and understanding open source software at NASA, the authors describe a set of relevant dimensions and decision points that NASA and other government agencies can use in formulating an open source strategy.</p>
INDEX TERMS
distributed applications, evolving Internet applications, domain-specific architectures, NASA, open source
CITATION
Daniel J. Crichton, Andrew F. Hart, Sean C. Kelly, Cameron E. Goodale, Paul Ramirez, J. Steven Hughes, Robert R. Downs, Frank Lindsay, "Understanding Open Source Software at NASA", IT Professional, vol.14, no. 2, pp. 29-35, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MITP.2011.118
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