Open Source Prediction Methods: A Systematic Literature Review

TitleOpen Source Prediction Methods: A Systematic Literature Review
Publication TypeConference Proceedings
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsSyeed, MMM, Kilamo, T, Hammouda, I, Systä, T
Secondary TitleIFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology 378 (OSS 2012)
Date Published09/2012
PublisherIFIP AICT, Springer
KeywordsPrediction Success, Systematic literature review

For the adoption of Open Source Software (OSS) components, knowledge of the project development and associated risks with their use is needed. That, in turn, calls for reliable prediction models to support preventive maintenance and building quality software. In this paper, we perform a systematic literature review on the state-of-the- art on predicting OSS projects considering both code and community dimension. We also distill future direction for research in this field.

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