Helpful and Useful – The Open Source Software Metrics Holy Grail

1 Introduction My colleague Matt Germonprez recently hit me and around 50 other people at CHAOSSCON North America (2018) with this observation: A lot of times we get really great answers to the wrong questions. Matt explained this phenomena as ”type III error”, an allusion to the more well known statistical phenomena of type I… Continue reading Helpful and Useful – The Open Source Software Metrics Holy Grail

Augur: Software for Prototyping Open Source Metrics

People compare themselves with others. We build on this truth to help people make sense of the metrics we prototype. The aim of the Augur project is threefold: 1.Fast prototyping of metrics 2.Be human centered …. Build prototypes that make it possible for people to see a visualization and make sense of it before they… Continue reading Augur: Software for Prototyping Open Source Metrics