We are back from CHAOSSCon and the OSSummit North America (and still recovering from the jet-lag). It’s been a very intense and interesting week, with several activities planned in advance, and more being added on the fly!
King Arthur, or simply Arthur, is an open source tool designed to schedule Perceval executions at scale through distributed Redis queues. It also provides support to store the data obtained to an ElasticSearch database, thus giving the possibility to connect the results with analysis and/or visualizations tools, such as the Bitergia analytics dashboards.
Once again, you can meet us in the Open Source Summit North America (OSSNA). But this time is going to be really special, because it’s the first time the Linux Foundation is running CHAOSSCon around OSSNA.
It was one year ago when CHAOSS was announced, and the little project we started years ago joined this amazing initiative.
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Graal is an open source tool to conduct customizable, scalable and incremental analysis of source code I’ve been working on as a side project to the work I am doing in Bitergia with GrimoireLab. Let’s have a look it.
GDPR is everywhere: hundreds of notifications appear on your email box in just in the blink of an eye. GDPR has a huge impact in all IT companies, but how does this new regulation affect the FOSS community? How does Bitergia manage this?
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We have some exciting news! The Analytics Dashboards are being upgraded to our latest Kibiter release based on Kibana 6.1.0. This new version will allow our customers to enjoy new visualizations, new metrics and a new security layer. Everything 100% open source software.
Nowadays, more and more companies such as PayPal, Bosch or Autodesk are internally implementing inner source programs. Inner source differs from classic open source development process by remaining within the view and control of a single organization and offers many advantages in terms of efficiency and effectiveness.
In previous posts, we talked about Inner source characteristics and advantages such as InnerSourcing: the development model of the future.
Once again, Bitergia will be at OSCON, held this time in Portland, at Oregon convention center. OSCON, one of the biggest open source conventions in USA, has been ground zero of the open source movement and nowadays continues to be the catalyst for innovation among companies.
Open source projects issues deal with community health and activity: how to get people to contribute or how to keep people engaged are common activities for community managers. Thus, key Performance Indicators (KPIs) should be set for each community based on those goals.