Journal Contents: International Journal of Open Source Software and Processes (IJOSSP)

Volume 11 (2020)
Issue 1
Article 1
Risk Management in Software Development Projects: Systematic Review of the State of the Art Literature (pages 1-22)
Karollay Giuliani Oliveira Valério (Federal University of Itajuba, Itajuba, Brazil), Carlos Eduardo Sanches da Silva (Federal University of Itajubá, Itajuba, Brazil), Sandra Miranda Neves (Federal University of Itajubá, Itajuba, Brazil)
Article 2
Mutation Testing to Evaluate Android Applications (pages 23-40)
Ahmad A. Saifan (Computer Information Systems Department, Faculty of IT, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Ahmad Adnan Alzyoud (Information Systems Department, Faculty of IT, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 3
Ripple Effect Identification in Software Applications (pages 41-56)
Anushree Agrawal (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, Delhi, India), R.K. Singh (Department of IT, Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, Delhi, India)
Article 4
Automatically Labelled Software Topic Model (pages 57-78)
Youcef Bouziane (Université Oran1, Oran, Algeria), Mustapha Kamel Abdi (Université Oran 1, Oran, Algeria), Salah Sadou (IRISA, Université Bretagne Sud, Vannes, France)
Issue 2
Article 1
Multi-Feature Approach for Bug Severity Assignment (pages 1-15)
Abeer Hamdy (British University in Egypt, Egypt), Abdulrahman Ellaithy (British University in Egypt, Egypt)
Article 2
Mining Software Repositories for Revision Age-Based Co-Change Probability Prediction (pages 16-32)
Anushree Agrawal (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University For Women, India), R. K. Singh (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University For Women, India)
Article 3
Ensemble Techniques-Based Software Fault Prediction in an Open-Source Project (pages 33-48)
Wasiur Rhmann (Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Amethi, India), Gufran Ahmad Ansari (B. S. Abdur Rehman Crescent Institute of Science and Technology, India)
Article 4
Code Clone Detection Using Machine Learning Techniques: A Systematic Literature Review (pages 49-75)
Amandeep Kaur (Guru Nanak Dev University, India), Sandeep Sharma (Guru Nanak Dev University, India), Munish Saini (Guru Nanak Dev University, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Efficient Algorithms for Cleaning and Indexing of Graph data (pages 1-19)
Santhosh Kumar D. K. (Canara Engineering College, India), Demain Antony DMello (Canara Engineering College, Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi, India)
Article 2
Empirical Evaluation of Bug Proneness Index Algorithm (pages 20-37)
Nayeem Ahmad Bhat (Department of Computer Science, North Campus, University of Kashmir, India), Sheikh Umar Farooq (Department of Computer Science, North Campus, University of Kashmir, India)
Article 3
Open-Source Essential Protein Prediction Model by Integrating Chi-Square and Support Vector Machine (pages 38-56)
S. R. Mani Sekhar (REVA University, India & Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India), Siddesh G. M. (Ramaiah Institute of Technology, India), Sunilkumar S. Manvi (REVA University, India)
Issue 4
Volume 10 (2019)
Issue 1
Article 1
Predicting the Severity of Open Source Bug Reports Using Unsupervised and Supervised Techniques (pages 1-15)
Pushpalatha M N (Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, India), Mrunalini M (Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bengaluru, India)
Article 2
Using Design of Experiments to Analyze Open Source Software Metrics for Change Impact Estimation (pages 16-33)
Miloud Dahane (Université Oran1, Oran, Algeria), Mustapha Kamel Abdi (Université Oran1, Oran, Algeria), Mourad Bouneffa (Université du Littoral Côte d'Opale, Dunkirk, France), Adeel Ahmad (Laboratoire d'Informatique Signal et Image de la Côte d'Opale, Calais, France), Henri Basson (Université du Littoral Côte d'Opale, Dunkirk, France)
Article 3
Reliability of ROS Networked Mobile Robots (pages 34-48)
Petri Tapani Oksa (Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland), Tarmo Lipping (Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland)
Article 4
An Open Source Software: Q-GIS Based Analysis for Solar Potential of Sikkim (India) (pages 49-68)
Dipanjan Ghose (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, East Sikkim, India), Sreejita Naskar (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, East Sikkim, India), Shabbiruddin (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, East Sikkim, India), Amit Kumar Roy (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, East Sikkim, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
NorJADE: An Open Source JADE-Based Framework for Programming Normative Multi-Agent Systems (pages 1-20)
Toufik Marir (University of Oum El Bouaghi, RELA(CS)2 Laboratory, Oum El Bouaghi, Algeria), Abd El Heq Silem (University of Tunis El Manar, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, LIPAH-LR11ES14, Tunis, Tunisia), Farid Mokhati (Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Oum el Bouaghi, Oum el Bouaghi, Algeria), Abdelouahed Gherbi (Department of Software and IT Engineering, Ecole de Technologie Supérieure (ETS), Montréal, Canada), Ahmed Bali (École de Technologie Supérieure, Montreal, Canada)
Article 2
Software Reusability Metrics Estimation From the Social Media by Using Evolutionary Algorithms: Refactoring Prospective (pages 21-36)
Rasmita Panigrahi (GIET, Gunupur, India), Neelamdhab Padhy (GIET, Gunupur, India), Suresh Chandra Satapathy (KIIT Deemed to Be University, Bhubneswar, India)
Article 3
Software for Feedback System Using Adaptive Categorization and Authenticated Recommendation (pages 37-69)
Ayan Banerjee (Computer Innovative Research Society, Howrah, India), Anirban Kundu (Information Technology Department, Netaji Subhash Engineering College, Kolkata, India & Innovation Research Lab (IRL), Howrah, India)
Article 4
Requirements to Class Model via SBVR: RECM via SBVR TOOL (pages 70-87)
Murali Mohanan (Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, India), Imran Sarwar Bajwa (Department of Computer Science and IT, The Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Bahawalpur, Pakistan)
Issue 3
Article 1
DistProv-Data Provenance in Distributed Cloud for Secure Transfer of Digital Assets with Ethereum Blockchain using ZKP (pages 1-18)
Navya Gouru (GITAM (Deemed to be University), Visakhapatnam, India), NagaLakshmi Vadlamani (GITAM (Deemed to be University), Visakhapatnam, India)
Article 2
Optimization Driven Constraints Handling in Combinatorial Interaction Testing (pages 19-37)
Ram Gouda (Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, Andhra Pradesh, India), Chandraprakash V. (Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation, Andhra Pradesh, India)
Article 3
A Topic Modeling Based Approach for Enhancing Corpus Querying (pages 38-50)
Nouh Talal Alhindawi (Jadara University, Irbid, Jordan), Belal Abu Ata (Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Lana Mahmoud Obeidat (Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Mohammad Subhi Al-Batah (Faculty of Science and Information Technology, Jadara University, Irbid, Jordan), Muad Abu-Ata (Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada)
Article 4
Assessing Quality of Mobile Applications Based on a Hybrid MCDM Approach (pages 51-63)
Puneet Kumar Aggarwal (Amity University, Noida, India), P.S. Grover (KIIT Group of Institutions, Gurgaon, India), Laxmi Ahuja (Amity University, Noida, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Software Fault Prediction Using Deep Learning Algorithms (pages 1-19)
Osama Al Qasem (Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Mohammed Akour (Al Yamamah University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia & Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 2
A Study on Class Imbalancing Feature Selection and Ensembles on Software Reliability Prediction (pages 20-43)
Jhansi Lakshmi Potharlanka (Vignan's Foundation for Science Technology and Research, Guntur, India), Maruthi Padmaja Turumella (Vignan's Foundation for Science Technology and Research, Guntur, India), Radha Krishna P. (NIT Warangal, Hanamkonda, India)
Article 3
A Novel Approach to Optimize the Performance of Hadoop Frameworks for Sentiment Analysis (pages 44-59)
Guru Prasad (SDMIT, Ujire, India), Amith K. Jain (SDMIT, Ujire, India), Prithviraj Jain (SDMIT, Ujire, India), Nagesh H. R. (A.J. Institute of Engineering and Technology, Mangalore, India)
Volume 9 (2018)
Issue 1
Article 1
Combining Data Preprocessing Methods With Imputation Techniques for Software Defect Prediction (pages 1-19)
Misha Kakkar (Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, India), Sarika Jain (Amity Institute of Information Technology, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, India), Abhay Bansal (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, India), P.S. Grover (KIIT Group of Colleges, Gurgaon, India)
Article 2
A Review of Migration Processes to Open Source Software (pages 20-31)
Razieh Sobhani (Faculty of Computer Engineering, Najafabad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad, Iran), Habib Seifzadeh (Faculty of Computer Engineering, Najafabad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad, Iran & Big Data Research Center, Najafabad Branch, Islamic Azad University, Najafabad, Iran), Taghi Javdani Gandomani (Department of Computer Engineering, Boroujen Branch, Islamic Azad University, Boroujen, Iran)
Article 3
An Approach to Mitigate Malware Attacks Using Netfilter's Hybrid Frame in Firewall Security (pages 32-61)
Nivedita Nahar (National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh, India), Prerna Dewan (National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Panchkula, India), Rakesh Kumar (National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh, India)
Article 4
Effect of User Sessions on the Heuristic Usability Method (pages 62-81)
Jehad Alqurni (School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK), Roobaea Alroobaea (College of Computers and Information Technology, Taif University, Taif, Saudi Arabia), Mohammed Alqahtani (College of Computer Science and Information Technology, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia)
Issue 2
Article 1
Fault Prediction Modelling in Open Source Software Under Imperfect Debugging and Change-Point (pages 1-17)
Shozab Khurshid (University of Kashmir, Srinagar, India), A. K. Shrivastava (Fortune Institute of International Business, New Delhi, India), Javaid Iqbal (University of Kashmir, Srinagar, India)
Article 2
On Solving the Multi-Objective Software Package Upgradability Problem (pages 18-38)
Noureddine Aribi (Lab. LITIO, University of Oran 1, Oran, Algeria), Yahia Lebbah (Lab. LITIO, University of Oran 1, Oran, Algeria)
Article 3
Performance Evaluation of Xen, KVM, and Proxmox Hypervisors (pages 39-54)
Sultan Abdullah Algarni (Department of Information Systems, Faculty of Computing and Information Technology, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Mohammad Rafi Ikbal (King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), Roobaea Alroobaea (College of Computers and Information Technology, Taif University, Ta'if, Saudi Arabia), Ahmed S Ghiduk (College of Computers and Information Technology, Taif University, Ta'if, Saudi Arabia), Farrukh Nadeem (Department of Information Systems, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia)
Article 4
Correlation and Performance Estimation of Clone Detection Tools (pages 55-71)
Pratiksha Gautam (Jaypee University Of Information Technology, Solan, India), Hemraj Saini (Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, India)
Issue 3
Special Issue on Prospects of Free and Open Source Software in Digital Revolution
Editorial Preface
Ganesh Deka (Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Tura, India)
Article 1
Prospects of Open Source Software for Maximizing the User Expectations in Heterogeneous Network (pages 1-14)
Pushpa Singh (Accurate Institute of Management & Technology, Greater Noida, India), Rajeev Agrawal (G.L.Bajaj Institute of Technology & Management, Greater Noida, India)
Article 2
Optimized Test Case Generation for Object Oriented Systems Using Weka Open Source Software (pages 15-35)
Rajvir Singh (Deenbandhu Chhotu Ram University of Science and Technology, Haryana, India), Anita Singhrova (Deenbandhu chhotu Ram University of Science and Technology, Haryana, India), Rajesh Bhatia (PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, India)
Article 3
Analysis of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Product in Web Based Client-Server Architecture (pages 36-47)
Pushpa Singh (Accurate Institute of Management &Technoloy, Greater Noida, India), Narendra Singh (G L Bajaj Institute of Management & Research, Greater Noida, India)
Article 4
Minimization of Energy in Smart Phone Application Development Using Code Analysis (pages 48-60)
K. G. Srinivasa (Ch Brahm Prakash Government Engineering College, New Delhi, India), Srinidhi Hiriyannaiah (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India), G. M. Siddesh (Department of Information Science and Engineering, Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Trust in Open Source Software Development Communities: A Comprehensive Analysis (pages 1-19)
Amitpal Singh Sohal (Research Scholar, IKG Punjab Technical University, Kapurthala, Punjab, India), Sunil Kumar Gupta (Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Beant College of Engineering and Technology, Gurdaspur, Punjab, India), Hardeep Singh (Department of Computer Science, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar, Punjab, India)
Article 2
Severity Assessment of a Reported Bug by Considering its Uncertainty and Irregular State (pages 20-46)
Madhu Kumari (Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India), Meera Sharma (Swami Shraddhanand College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India), V. B. Singh (Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India)
Article 3
MEPES: Methodology for Evaluating the Performance of E-Mail Servers (pages 47-64)
Pedro Alexis Torres Calderón (Universidad César Vallejo, Lima, Peru), Emigdio Antonio Alfaro Paredes (Universidad César Vallejo, Lima, Peru)
Article 4
Software Maintainability Estimation in Agile Software Development (pages 65-78)
Parita Jain (Amity University, Noida, India), Arun Sharma (IGDTUW, New Delhi, India), Laxmi Ahuja (Amity University, Noida, India)
Volume 8 (2017)
Issue 1
Article 1
Evaluating Maintainability of Open Source Software: A Case Study (pages 1-20)
Feras Hanandeh (Hashemite University, Jordan), Ahmad A. Saifan (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Jordan), Mohammed Akour (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Jordan), Noor Khamis Al-Hussein (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Jordan), Khadijah Zayed Shatnawi (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Jordan)
Article 2
A New Data Mining-Based Framework to Test Case Prioritization Using Software Defect Prediction (pages 21-41)
Emad Alsukhni (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Ahmad A. Saifan (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Hanadi Alawneh (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 3
Investigating the Effect of Sensitivity and Severity Analysis on Fault Proneness in Open Source Software (pages 42-66)
D. Jeya Mala (Department of Computer Applications, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India)
Issue 2
Article 1
Non-Trivial Software Clone Detection Using Program Dependency Graph (pages 1-24)
Pratiksha Gautam (Jaypee University Of Information Technology, Solan, India), Hemraj Saini (Jaypee University of Information Technology, Solan, India)
Article 2
A Novel Anti-Obfuscation Model for Detecting Malicious Code (pages 25-43)
Yuehan Wang (Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China), Tong Li (Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China), Yongquan Cai (Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China), Zhenhu Ning (Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, China), Fei Xue (Beijing Wuzi University, Beijing, China), Di Jiao (National Engineering Laboratory for e-Government Integration and Application, Beijing, China)
Article 3
Lock-Free Binary Search Tree Based on Leaf Search (pages 44-58)
Yang Zhang (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, Shijiazhuang, China), Xin Yu (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, Shijiazhuang, China), Dongwen Zhang (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, Shijiazhuang, China), Mengmeng Wei (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, Shijiazhuang, China), Yanan Liang (School of Information Science and Engineering, Hebei University of Science and Technology, Shijiazhuang, China)
Article 4
Heuristic Guided Selective Path Exploration for Loop Structure in Coverage Testing (pages 59-75)
Xu-zhou Zhang (Beijing University of Post and Telecommunication, Beijing, China), Yun-zhan Gong (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China), Ya-Wen Wang (Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, Beijing, China)
Issue 3
Article 1
A Novel UML Based Approach for Early Detection of Change Prone Classes (pages 1-23)
Deepa Bura (Manav Rachna International University, Faridabad, India), Amit Choudhary (Maharaja Surajmal Institute, Delhi, India), Rakesh Kumar Singh (Bipin Tripathi Kumaon Institute of Technology, Dwarahat, India)
Article 2
A Resourceful Approach in Security Testing to Protect Electronic Payment System Against Unforeseen Attack (pages 24-48)
Rajat Kumar Behera (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Abhaya Kumar Sahoo (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India), Ajay Jena (KIIT University, Bhubaneswar, India)
Article 3
Research of Software Reliability Test Based on Test Model (pages 49-64)
LI Hong-Hui (School of Computer and Information Technology, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China), Zhao Ai-Hua (School of Computer and Information Technology, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China), Zhang Jun-Wen (School of Computer and Information Technology, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China)
Issue 4
Article 1
An Effective Approach to Test Suite Reduction and Fault Detection Using Data Mining Techniques (pages 1-31)
B. Subashini (K.L.N College of Engineering, Madurai, India), D. Jeya Mala (Department of Computer Applications, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, Madurai, India)
Article 2
Software Defect Prediction Using Genetic Programming and Neural Networks (pages 32-51)
Mohammed Akour (Department of Computer Information Systems, Yarmouk University, Irbid, Jordan), Wasen Yahya Melhem (Yarmouk university, Irbid, Jordan)
Article 3
A New Framework for Reusing Business Processes Via Mashup: BP_Mashup (pages 52-70)
Zenak Fethia (Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d'Oran Mohamed Boudiaf, Département Mathématique et Informatique, Laboratoire Systèmes Signaux et données LSSD USTO-MB, BP 1505, El M'naouer, Oran, Algérie), Zaoui Lynda (Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d'Oran Mohamed Boudiaf, USTO-MB, Oran, Algérie)
Article 4
Transmission Line Routing Using Open Source Software Q-GIS (pages 71-82)
Shabbir Uddin (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, Rangpo, India), Karma Sonam Sherpa (Sikkim Manipal Institute of Technology, Sikkim Manipal University, Rangpo, India), Sandeep Chakravorty (Indus University, Ahmedabad, India), Amitava Ray (Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri, India)
Volume 7 (2016)
Issue 1
Article 1
Open Source Software Evolution: A Systematic Literature Review (Part 1) (pages 1-27)
Kuljit Kaur Chahal (Department of Computer Science, Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, India), Munish Saini (Department of Computer Science, Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, India)
Article 2
Open Source Software Evolution: A Systematic Literature Review (Part 2) (pages 28-48)
Kuljit Kaur Chahal (Department of Computer Science, Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, India), Munish Saini (Department of Computer Science, Guru Nanak Dev University, Punjab, India)
Article 3
Open Source Software in the Arab World: A Literature Survey (pages 49-64)
Manar Abu Talib (University of Sharjah, Department of Computer Science, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates)
Issue 2
Article 1
A Comparative Analysis of Open Source Network Monitoring Tools (pages 1-19)
Ali Al Shidhani (The Research Council of Oman, Information and Communications Technology Research, Muscat, Oman), Khalil Al Maawali (Information Technology Authority, Seeb, Oman), Dawood Al Abri (Sultan Qaboos University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Muscat, Oman), Hadj Bourdoucen (Sultan Qaboos University, Communication and Information Research Center, Muscat, Oman)
Article 2
Analytical Study on Bug Triaging Practices (pages 20-42)
Anjali Goyal (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Noida, UP, India), Neetu Sardana (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Noida, UP, India)
Article 3
Improving Logging Prediction on Imbalanced Datasets: A Case Study on Open Source Java Projects (pages 43-71)
Sangeeta Lal (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology Noida, Department of CSE & IT, Noida, Uttar-Pradesh, India), Neetu Sardana (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology Noida, Department of CSE & IT, Noida, Uttar-Pradesh, India), Ashish Sureka (ABB Corporate Research Center, Bangalore, India)
Article 4
Using Data Mining Techniques with Open Source Software to Evaluate the Various Factors Affecting Academic Performance: A Case Study of Students in the Faculty of Information Technology (pages 72-92)
Feras Hanandeh (Hashemite University, Faculty of Information Technology, Zarqa, Jordan), Majdi Y. Al-Shannag (Yarmouk University, Faculty of Information Technology, Irbid, Jordan), Maha Mahdi Alkhaffaf (World Islamic Sciences University, Department of Management Information Systems, Amman, Jordan)
Issue 3
Article 1
Quality in Use Analysis to Evaluate User Experience of Open Source Software Compatible with MATLAB (pages 1-19)
Manar Abu Talib (University of Sharjah, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates)
Article 2
An Exploratory Study of Conflict over Paying Debian Developers (pages 20-38)
James H. Gerlach (University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO, USA), Chorng-Guang Wu (Yuan Ze University, Taoyuan, Taiwan), Lawrence F Cunningham (University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO, USA), Clifford E Young (University of Colorado at Denver, Denver, CO, USA)
Article 3
Reuse and Improvement of Peersim Open Source Packages: A Case Study with Chord and Cloudcast (pages 39-55)
Mohamed Gharzouli (MISC Laboratory, Abdelhamid Mehri Constantine 2 University, Constantine, Algeria)
Issue 4
Special Issue on Advancements in Open Source Software Engineering
Editorial Preface
Varun Gupta (National Institute of Technology, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hamirpur, India), Thomas Hanne (University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Institute for Information Systems, Olten, Switzerland), Rolf Dornberger (University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Institute for Information Systems, Olten, Switzerland), Chetna Gupta (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Department of Computer Science and Information Technology, Noida, India)
Article 1
From Android Bug Reports to Android Bug Handling Process: An Empirical Study of Open-Source Development (pages 1-18)
Liguo Yu (Indiana University South Bend, Department of Computer Science, South Bend, IN, USA)
Article 2
A Novel Method for Test Path Prioritization using Centrality Measures (pages 19-38)
Amita Jain (Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technology and Research, Delhi, India), Devendra Kumar Tayal (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, Delhi, India), Manju Khari (Ambedkar Institute of Advanced Communication Technologies and Research, Delhi, India), Sonakshi Vij (Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, Delhi, India)
Article 3
Software Reliability Prediction Using Cuckoo Search Optimization, Empirical Mode Decomposition, and ARIMA Model: CS-EEMD-ARIMA Based SRGM (pages 39-54)
Ankur Choudhary (Gautam Buddha University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Noida, India), Anurag Singh Baghel (Gautam Buddha University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Noida, India)
Volume 6 (2015)
Issue 1
Article 1
Recommending Relevant Open Source Projects on GitHub using a Collaborative-Filtering Technique (pages 1-16)
Mohamed Guendouz (GeCoDe Laboratory, Tahar Moulay University of Saida, Saida, Algeria), Abdelmalek Amine (GeCoDe Laboratory, Tahar Moulay University of Saida, Saida, Algeria), Reda Mohamed Hamou (GeCoDe Laboratory, Tahar Moulay University of Saida, Saida, Algeria)
Article 2
Should Open-Source Technology be used in Design Education? (pages 17-30)
Tom Page (Loughborough Design School, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK)
Article 3
Open Source Developer Layer Assessment: Open Onion (pages 31-48)
Aminat Abiola Showole (University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria)
Article 4
Two Level Empirical Study of Logging Statements in Open Source Java Projects (pages 49-73)
Sangeeta Lal (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, India), Neetu Sardana (Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, India), Ashish Sureka (ABB Corporate Research Center, Bangalore, India)
Volume 5 (2014)
Issue 1
Article 1
Open Source Software Adaptation in Africa: Is a Matter of Inferior or Cheap is Not Quality? (pages 1-15)
Abubakar Diwani Bakar (Department of Information System, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia), Abu Bakar Md. Sultan (Department of Information System, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia), Hazura Zulzalil (Department of Information System, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia), Jamilah Din (Department of Information System, Faculty of Computer Science & Information Technology, University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia)
Article 2
Open Growth: The Impact of Open Source Software on Employment in the USA (pages 16-49)
Roya Ghafele (Oxfirst, Oxford, UK), Benjamin Gibert (Oxfirst, Oxford, UK)
Article 3
Success of Open Source in Developing Countries: The Case of Iran (pages 50-65)
Alireza Amrollahi (Faculty of Management, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran), Mohammad Khansari (Faculty of New Sciences and Technologies, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran), Amir Manian (Faculty of Management, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran)
Article 4
Novice Language Teachers' Selection Criteria and Uses for Digital Voice Recording Software (pages 66-79)
Pete Swanson (Department of Modern and Classical Languages, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
Prediction Models and Techniques for Open Source Software Projects: A Systematic Literature Review (pages 1-39)
M.M. Mahbubul Syeed (Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland), Imed Hammouda (Chalmers and University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden), Tarja Systä (Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland)
Article 2
Creating Value through Business Models in Open Source Software (pages 40-54)
Marko Seppänen (Department of Industrial Management, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland), Nina Helander (Department of Information Management and Logistics, Tampere University of Technology, Tampere, Finland)
Article 3
On the State of Free and Open Source E-Learning 2.0 Software (pages 55-75)
Utku Kose (Usak University, Usak, Turkey)
Issue 3
Article 1
Quantifying Reuse in OSS: A Large-Scale Empirical Study (pages 1-19)
Eleni Constantinou (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece), Apostolos Ampatzoglou (University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands), Ioannis Stamelos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece)
Article 2
Position Paper: Misconceptions & Discriminations in the Software Decision Making Process in Turkey (pages 20-38)
Hüseyin Tolu (Recep Tayyip Erdogan University, Rize, Turkey)
Article 3
A Freehand 3D Ultrasound Imaging System using Open-Source Software Tools with Improved Edge-Preserving Interpolation (pages 39-57)
Mohammad I. Daoud (Department of Computer Engineering, German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan), Abdel-Latif Alshalalfah (Department of Computer Engineering, German Jordanian University, Amman, Jordan), Falah Awwad (Electrical Engineering Department, United Arab Emirates University, Al-Ain, UAE), Mahasen Al-Najar (Department of Diagnostic Radiology, The University of Jordan Hospital, Amman, Jordan)
Volume 4 (2012)
Issue 1
Article 1
Time-Based Release Management in Free and Open Source (FOSS) Projects (pages 1-19)
Martin Michlmayr (Centre for Technology Management, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK), Brian Fitzgerald (Lero – Irish Software Engineering Research Centre, University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland)
Article 2
The License Choices of SMEs doing Business with Open Source Software: Empirical Evidence on Italian Firms (pages 20-36)
Evila Piva (Department of Management, Economics, and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy), Cristina Rossi-Lamastra (Department of Management, Economics, and Industrial Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy)
Article 3
How the FLOSS Research Community Uses Email Archives (pages 37-59)
Megan Squire (Department of Computing Sciences, Elon University, Elon, NC, USA)
Article 4
Open-Source Technologies for Maximizing the Creation, Deployment, and Use of Digital Resources and Information, by Shalin Hai-Jew (pages 60-63)
Gozem Guceri-Ucar (Department of Management, Bogazici University, Besiktas, Turkey)
Issue 2
Article 1
Applying Open Course Ware to Improve Non-Information Majors’ Computer Skills and Self-Directed Learning (pages 1-15)
Chia-Wen Tsai (Department of Information Management, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan, Taiwan, R.O.C.), Pei-Di Shen (Teacher Education Center, Ming Chuan University, Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C.), Huei-Jhe Huang (Graduate School of Education, Ming Chuan University, Gueishan Township, Taiwan, R.O.C.)
Article 2
An Empirical Analysis of Software Changes on Statement Entity in Java Open Source Projects (pages 16-31)
Xiaoyan Zhu (Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, P. R. China), Qinbao Song (Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, P. R. China), Zhongbin Sun (Department of Computer Science and Technology, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, P. R. China)
Article 3
An Empirical Comparison of Machine Learning Techniques in Predicting the Bug Severity of Open and Closed Source Projects (pages 32-59)
K. K. Chaturvedi (Indian Agricultural Statistics Research Institute, New Delhi, Delhi, India), V.B. Singh (Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, University of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India)
Issue 3
Article 1
Legal and Economic Justification for Software Protection (pages 1-12)
Bruno de Vuyst (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Bruxelles, Belgium), Alea Fairchild (Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Bruxelles, Belgium)
Article 2
A Perspective on Software Engineering Education with Open Source Software (pages 13-25)
Pankaj Kamthan (Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada)
Article 3
Hacker Culture and the FLOSS Innovation (pages 26-37)
Yu-Wei Lin (University of Manchester, Manchester, UK)
Article 4
Evaluating the Potential of Free and Open Source Software in the Developing World (pages 38-51)
Victor van Reijswoud (Uganda Martyrs University, Kampala, Uganda), Emmanuel Mulo (Uganda Martyrs University, Kampala, Uganda)
Article 5
An Agile Perspective on Open Source Software Engineering (pages 52-65)
Sofiane Sahraoui (American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE), Noor Al-Nahas (American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE), Rania Suleiman (American University of Sharjah, Sharjah, UAE)
Issue 4
Article 1
The Social Order of Open Source Software Production (pages 1-15)
Jochen Gläser (Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia)
Article 2
Open Source Web Portals (pages 16-32)
Vanessa P. Braganholo (DCC, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Bernardo Miranda (COPPE, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), Marta Mattoso (COPPE, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Article 3
Open Source E-Learning Systems: Evaluation of Features and Functionality (pages 33-43)
Phillip Olla (Madonna University, Livonia, MI, USA)
Article 4
Curious Exceptions?: Open Source Software and “Open” Technology (pages 44-55)
Alessandro Nuvolari (Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands), Francesco Rullani (Sant’Anna School of Advanced Studies, Pisa, Italy)
Article 5
Free Software Philosophy and Open Source (pages 56-66)
Niklas Vainio (University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland), Tere Vadén (University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland)
Volume 3 (2011)
Issue 1
Article 1
An Empirical Study of Open Source Software Usability: The Industrial Perspective (pages 1-16)
Arif Raza (University of Western Ontario, Canada), Luiz Fernando Capretz (University of Western Ontario, Canada), Faheem Ahmed (United Arab Emirates University, UAE)
Article 2
Factors Affecting the Development of Absorptive Capacity in the Adoption of Open Source Software (pages 17-38)
Kris Ven (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Peter De Bruyn (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
Article 3
The Ontology of the OSS Business Model: An Exploratory Study (pages 39-59)
Spyridoula Lakka (University of Athens, Greece), Teta Stamati (University of Athens, Greece), Christos Michalakelis (Harokopio University of Athens, Greece), Dracoulis Martakos (University of Athens, Greece)
Issue 2
Article 1
OSS-TMM: Guidelines for Improving the Testing Process of Open Source Software (pages 1-22)
Sandro Morasca (Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Italy), Davide Taibi (Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Italy), Davide Tosi (Università degli Studi dell’Insubria, Italy)
Article 2
Are Developers Fixing Their Own Bugs?: Tracing Bug-Fixing and Bug-Seeding Committers (pages 23-42)
Daniel Izquierdo-Cortazar (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Andrea Capiluppi (University of East London, UK), Jesus M.. Gonzalez-Barahona (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain)
Article 3
Tool Assisted Analysis of Open Source Projects: A Multi-Faceted Challenge (pages 43-78)
M.M. Mahbubul Syeed (Tampere University of Technology, Finland), Timo Aaltonen (Nokia Research Center, Finland), Imed Hammouda (Tampere University of Technology, Finland), Tarja Systä (Tampere University of Technology, Finland)
Issue 3
Article 1
To Fork or Not to Fork: Fork Motivations in SourceForge Projects (pages 1-9)
Linus Nyman (Hanken School of Economics, Finland), Tommi Mikkonen (Tampere University of Technology, Finland)
Article 2
Software Reuse in Open Source: A Case Study (pages 10-35)
Andrea Capiluppi (Brunel University, UK), Klaas-Jan Stol (Lero (The Irish Software Engineering Research Centre), University of Limerick, Ireland), Cornelia Boldyreff (University of East London, UK)
Article 3
Modding as an Open Source Approach to Extending Computer Game Systems (pages 36-47)
Walt Scacchi (University of California, Irvine, USA)
Article 4
Measuring Open Source Quality: A Literature Review (pages 48-65)
Claudia Ruiz (Georgia State University, USA), William N. Robinson (Georgia State University, USA)
Issue 4
Article 1
Analyzing OSS Project Health with Heterogeneous Data Sources (pages 1-23)
Wikan Danar Sunindyo (Vienna University of Technology, Austria, and Bandung Insitute of Technology, Indonesia), Thomas Moser (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Dietmar Winkler (Vienna University of Technology, Austria), Stefan Biffl (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
Article 2
The Influence of Open Source Software Volunteer Developers’ Motivations and Attitudes on Intention to Contribute (pages 24-48)
Chorng-Guang Wu (Yuan Ze University, Taiwan), James H. Gerlach (University of Colorado at Denver, USA), Clifford E. Young (University of Colorado at Denver, USA)
Article 3
Framework for Graphical User Interfaces of Geospatial Early Warning Systems (pages 49-63)
Martin Hammitzsch (Helmholtz Centre Potsdam, GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, Germany)
Volume 2 (2010)
Issue 1
Article 1
What's all the FOSS? : How Freedom and Openness Are Changing the Face of Our Educational Landscape (pages 1-14)
Jason B. Huett (University of West Georgia, USA), Jason H. Sharp (Tarleton State University, USA), Kimberly C. Huett (University of West Georgia, USA)
Article 2
Higher Education and FOSS for e-Learning: The Role of Organizational Sub-cultures in Enterprise-wide Adoption (pages 15-31)
Shahron Williams van Rooij (George Mason University, USA)
Article 3
Article 4
Open for Social: How Open Source Software for E-Learning can take a Turn to the Social (pages 49-64)
James Laffey (University of Missouri, USA), Matthew Schmidt (University of Missouri, USA), Christopher Amelung (Washington University, USA)
Article 5
Data Mining User Activity in Free and Open Source Software (FOSS)/ Open Learning Management Systems (pages 65-75)
Owen McGrath (University of California, Berkeley, USA)
Issue 2
Article 1
Repositories with Public Data about Software Development (pages 1-13)
Jesus M. Gonzalez-Barahona (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Daniel Izquierdo-Cortazar (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Megan Squire (Elon University, USA)
Article 3
Weaving a Semantic Web Across OSS Repositories: Unleashing a New Potential for Academia and Practice (pages 29-40)
Olivier Berger (Institut Telecom, France), Valentin Vlasceanu (Institut Telecom, France), Christian Bac (Institut Telecom, France), Quang Vu Dang (Institut Telecom, France), Stéphane Lauriere (Mandriva, France)
Article 4
Impact of Programming Language Fragmentation on Developer Productivity: A Sourceforge Empirical Study (pages 41-61)
Jonathan L. Krein (Brigham Young University, USA), Alexander C. MacLean (Brigham Young University, USA), Charles D. Knutson (Brigham Young University, USA), Daniel P. Delorey (Google, Inc., USA), Dennis L. Eggett (Brigham Young University, USA)
Issue 3
Article 1
An Analysis of the Adoption of Open Source Software by Local Public Administrations: Evidence from the Emilia-Romagna Region of Italy (pages 1-29)
Francesco Rentocchini (University of Trento, Italy), Dimitri Tartari (Emilia-Romagna Regional Government, Italy)
Article 2
Using Open Source Software Components to Implement a Modular Web 2.0 Design for Map-Based Discussions (pages 30-47)
Michael G. Leahy (Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada), G. Brent Hall (University of Otago, New Zealand)
Article 3
Open Source Adoption Index: Quantifying FOSS Adoption by an Organisation (pages 48-60)
Sanjeev K. Saini (Anna University - MIT Campus, India), C. N. Krishnan (Anna University - MIT Campus, India), L. N. Rajaram (Expert Software Consultants Pvt. Ltd., India)
Issue 4
Article 1
Open Educational Resources in E-Learning: Standards and Environment (pages 1-12)
Ricardo J. Rejas-Muslera (Universidad de Alcalá, Spain), Alvaro J. García-Tejedor (Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Spain), Olga Peñalba Rodriguez (Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Spain)
Article 2
Helping to Bridge the Digital Divide with Free Software and Services (pages 13-27)
Jason G. Caudill (Carson-Newman College, USA)
Article 3
Open Source Software Systems: Understanding Bug Prediction and Software Developer Roles (pages 28-47)
R. B. Lenin (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA), S. Ramaswamy (University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA), Liguo Yu (Indiana University South Bend, USA), R. B. Govindan (University of Arkansas Medical Sciences, USA)
Article 4
Open Scientific Entrepreneurship: How the Open Source Paradigm Can Foster Entrepreneurial Activities in Scientific Institutions (pages 48-66)
Harald von Kortzfleisch (University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany), Mario Schaarschmidt (University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany), Philipp Magin (University of Koblenz-Landau, Germany)
Volume 1 (2009)
Issue 1
Article 1
Open Source Software Adoption: Anatomy of Success and Failure (pages 1-23)
Brian Fitzgerald (Lero – Irish Software Engineering Research Centre and University of Limerick, Ireland)
Article 2
Tools for the Study of the Usual Data Sources found in Libre Software Projects (pages 24-45)
Gregorio Robles (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Jesús M. González-Barahona (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Daniel Izquierdo-Cortazar (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain), Israel Herraiz (Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, Spain)
Article 3
Integrating Projects from Multiple Open Source Code Forges (pages 46-57)
Megan Squire (Elon University, USA)
Article 4
Bridging the Gap between Agile and Free Software Approaches: The Impact of Sprinting (pages 58-71)
Paul J. Adams (Sirius Corporation Ltd., UK), Andrea Capiluppi (University of Lincoln, UK)
Article 5
Teaching Software Engineering with Free/Libre Open Source Projects (pages 72-90)
Ioannis Stamelos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece)
Issue 2
Article 1
What Makes Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) Projects Successful? An Agent-Based Model of FLOSS Projects (pages 1-13)
Nicholas P. Radtke (Arizona State University, USA), Marco A. Janssen (Arizona State University, USA), James S. Collofello (Arizona State University, USA)
Article 2
Open Source Software Governance Serving Technological Agility: The Case of Open Source Software within the DoD (pages 14-27)
Thomas Le Texier (GREDEG – CNRS and University of Nice - Sophia Antipolis, France), David W. Versailles (EconomiX University Paris 10 Nanterre, France)
Article 3
Innovation, Imitation and Open Source (pages 28-42)
Rufus Pollock (University of Cambridge, UK)
Article 4
Article 5
Open Source and Commercial Software Platforms: Is Coexistence a Temporary or a Sustainable Outcome? (pages 67-80)
Eric Darmon (Université de Rennes 1 and CREM-CNRS, France), Dominique Torre (GREDEG-CNRS and University of Nice - Sophia Antipolis, France)
Issue 3
Article 1
A Framework for Understanding the Open Source Revolution (pages 1-16)
Jeff Elpern (Software Quality Institute Inc., USA), Sergiu Dascalu (University of Nevada–Reno, USA)
Article 2
Collaboration in Open Source Domains: A Perspective on Usability (pages 17-28)
Görkem Çetin (Gebze Institute of Technology, Turkey), Mehmet Göktürk (Gebze Institute of Technology, Turkey)
Article 3
The System for Population Kinetics: Open Source Software for Population Analysis (pages 29-43)
Paolo Vicini (University of Washington, USA)
Article 4
Article 5
A Cost Model of Open Source Software Adoption (pages 60-82)
Barbara Russo (Free University of Bolzano-Bozen, Italy), Giancarlo Succi (Free University of Bolzano-Bozen, Italy)
Issue 4
Article 2
Communication Network Characteristics of Open Source Communities (pages 26-48)
David Hinds (Nova Southeastern University, USA), Ronald M. Lee (Florida International University, USA)
Article 3
Strategies for Improving Open Source Software Usability: An Exploratory Learning Framework and a Web-based Inspection Tool (pages 49-64)
Luyin Zhao (Rutgers University, USA), Fadi P. Deek (New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA), James A. McHugh (New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA)
Article 4
Motivation of Open Source Developers: Do License Type and Status Hierarchy Matter? (pages 65-81)
Mark R. Allyn (Montclair State University, USA), Ram B. Misra (Montclair State University, USA)