New Book on Software Sourcing

SCALARE researchers Prof. Brian Fitzgerald and Dr. Klaas-Jan Stol, together with Prof. Pär J. Ågerfalk from Uppsala University in Sweden have published a book on software sourcing in the age of open. The book is published in the Springer Briefs series, which are short books (up to 100 pages).

The book is focuses on new and emerging strategies to source software. In particular, the new strategies that are studied are crowdsourcing, opensourcing and innersourcing, all three of which are derived from the open source development paradigm. A sample chapter is available for download.