Issue No. 02 - March/April (2011 vol. 28)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MS.2011.32
Claudia P. Ayala , Technical University of Catalunya
Daniela Cruzes , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Øyvind Hauge , CapGemini Norge AS
Reidar Conradi , Norwegian University of Science and Technology
The first comprehensive survey of the various ways organizations adopt open source software (OSS) yields six categories and five facts for organizations to consider in deciding how to evaluate OSS options for their business needs.
software development, open source
C. P. Ayala, R. Conradi, D. Cruzes and &. Hauge, "Five Facts on the Adoption of Open Source Software," in IEEE Software, vol. 28, no. , pp. 95-99, 2011.