Optimizing Contemporary Application and Processes in Open Source Software

Optimizing Contemporary Application and Processes in Open Source Software

Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A. (Information Resources Management Association, USA)
Release Date: February, 2018|Copyright: © 2018 |Pages: 318|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-5314-4
ISBN13: 9781522553144|ISBN10: 1522553142|EISBN13: 9781522553151


As is true of most technological fields, the software industry is constantly advancing and becoming more accessible to a wider range of people. The advancement and accessibility of these systems creates a need for understanding and research into their development.

Optimizing Contemporary Application and Processes in Open Source Software is a critical scholarly resource that examines the prevalence of open source software systems as well as the advancement and development of these systems. Featuring coverage on a wide range of topics such as machine learning, empirical software engineering and management, and open source, this book is geared toward academicians, practitioners, and researchers seeking current and relevant research on the advancement and prevalence of open source software systems.

Topics Covered

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • E-Learning Software
  • Empirical Software Engineering and Management
  • Fault Prediction
  • Machine Learning
  • Open Source
  • Software Cybernetics
  • Source Code Analysis

Table of Contents and List of Contributors

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Author(s)/Editor(s) Biography

Mehdi Khosrow-Pour, D.B.A., received his Doctorate in Business Administration from the Nova Southeastern University (Florida, USA). Dr. Khosrow-Pour taught undergraduate and graduate information system courses at the Pennsylvania State University – Harrisburg for almost 20 years. He is currently Executive Editor at IGI Global (www.igi-global.com). He also serves as Executive Director of the Information Resources Management Association (IRMA) (www.irma-international.org) and Executive Director of the World Forgotten Children’s Foundation (www.world-forgotten-children.org). He is the author/editor of more than 100 books in information technology management. He is also currently the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Green Computing, International Journal of Library and Information Services, International Journal of E-Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and International Journal of Natural Computing Research, and is also the founding Editor-in-Chief of the Information Resources Management Journal, Journal of Electronic Commerce in Organizations, Journal of Cases on Information Technology, and the Journal of Information Technology Research, and has authored more than 50 articles published in various conference proceedings and scholarly journals.