Dirk Riehle's Industry and Research Publications

Category: 1.2 Open Source (Industry)

  • Improving velocity of code contributions in open source (Zaks et al., IEEE Computer)

    Improving velocity of code contributions in open source (Zaks et al., IEEE Computer)

    I’m happy to report that the 29th article in the open source column of IEEE Computer has been published. Title Improving velocity of code contributions in open source Keywords Open Source, Open Source Software, Community Engagement, Composers, Software Quality, Open Source Projects, Complex Projects, Design Phase, Acceptance Criteria, Collaborative Platform, Time Feedback, Real Time Communication,…

  • My top three challenges for open source in Germany

    My top three challenges for open source in Germany

    Ahead of the next election and in support of the Bitkom open source working group and an upcoming policy paper, here are my top three challenges to open source in Germany. 1. Insufficient product management skills in German software companies German product managers often don’t know when a feature is competitively differentiating and when not,…

  • A short history of open source business conferences

    A short history of open source business conferences

    Out of curiosity about the recent resurgence of open source business conferences, here a short listing of those that I’m aware of. Feel free to add others in the comments. Name First year Founders Outcome Open Source Think Tank 1999 Andrew Aitken, Greg Olson Privately held; last event in 2013 Open Source Business Conference 2004…