Lead by the Athens University of Economics and Business, consortium participants include UK-based Sirius Corporation, KDE e.V. and ProSyst in Germany, KDAB in Sweden and the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
The project will:
- Deliver a plug-in based quality assessment platform, featuring a web
and an IDE front-end.
- Develop a set of software metrics that will take into account quality
indicators from data that is present in an Open Source project’s
- Publish a league of Open Source software applications, categorised by
- Release its output under the BSD licence to stimulate business
Professor Diomidis Spinellis, Project Lead said: “An industry matures when its products become standardised commodities. Through the objective evaluation of open source projects, SQO-OSS will provide many smaller and less known projects with the visibility and respectability they deserve.”