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QUALIPSO Competence Centres


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QuaLIPSo started with Brazil and China as partners in the consortium, but its network of competence centres for open source software quality measurement has grown with Japan joining and other countries in discussion.

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QUALIPSO Competence Centres

  1. 1. Qualipso Competence Centres Boosting innovation and growth by fostering Free/Libre Open Source Software
  2. 2. The overall approach ...
  3. 3. Competence Centres: how... <ul><li>Following a Network Agreement: The “Table of Law” </li><ul><li>A framework to ensure coherency
  4. 4. Rules and regulations to accomplish its mission
  5. 5. Uniformity, transparency and efficiency </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Establishing trust in FLOSS </li><ul><li>compliance with industrialbusiness requirements
  6. 6. increasing the level of confidence
  7. 7. reusing shared and well known QualiPSo technologies, procedures and policies </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Competence Centres: what's new... <ul><li>A Federated network of Competence Centres </li><ul><li>Interconnecting Industry, Academia, P.A., Community </li><ul><li>Needed by Industry
  9. 9. Direct inputs from P.A.
  10. 10. Support of Communities </li></ul></ul><li>Dealing with Diversity </li><ul><li>Different Legal frameworks </li><ul><li>Consortium, Company, Cooperative, Association, etc. </li></ul><li>Different Business Models </li><ul><li>For profit or not for profit </li></ul><li>Different Access to market </li><ul><li>Generalist or specialised to specific market e.g. P.A., education, healthcare, etc. </li></ul></ul><li>To provide expertise and services to FLOSS users </li><ul><li>Services, tools and methods on topics from legal advice to benchmarks </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Competence Centres: specific services ... <ul><li>Based on QualiPSo « Champions » results and the Network agreement: </li><ul><li>Consulancy services </li><ul><li>e.g. legal, Interoperability, quality, business models issues </li></ul><li>Labeling services </li><ul><li>e.g. Innovative and novel quality measurments and assessments techniques, methods and tools </li></ul><li>Factory services </li><ul><li>e.g. Adoption and ofering of the QualiPSo Factory </li></ul></ul><li>Other services </li><ul><li>Training </li><ul><li>e.g. legal, Interoperability, quality, business models aspects </li></ul></ul></ul>
  12. 12. Addition info at ... Http:// - matteo.melideo at