Under the Hood with Augur’s Data

Augur is a Community Health Analytics for Open Source Software software tool that collects, organizes, and validates the completeness of open source software trace data from GitLab, GitHub, and any standalone Git repository. There are four parts to Augur that make its rich collection of data available: Augur itself, which is actually two parts: Data… Continue reading Under the Hood with Augur’s Data

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