A list of reports, slides, proceedings, etc. published by the tOSSad project.
For a quick overview of the most interesting publications, please take a look at the highlights page.
This text highlights the most important documents published by the tOSSad EU project.
Slides introducing the tOSSad EU project.
This report presents the results of a survey conducted among public administrators. The questionaire asked about F/OSS adoption factors such as product quality and support, financial, vendor, political and personal barriers. One interesting conclusion is that public officers who involve in legal F/OSS provision process more probably face more negative attitudes from their administration.
tOSSad_D18_V2.3.pdf 780.38 kB (Sandro Groganz - 22/03/2007)
This report describes the context and results of the workshop on Barriers and Obstacles to the adoption of F/OSS in public administration. The workshop was held during the II International Conference about Free Knowledge, which took place on 25th and 26th of October, 2005 in Extremadura, Spain.
The report will describe the context within which the workshop was held (the conference), it will explain the methodology used, and will expose the main results from the workshop.
tOSSad_D18_Annex1_V2.3.pdf 87.77 kB (Sandro Groganz - 22/03/2007)
The objective of the task 1.2 – ICT Profiles is to identify the ICT suppliers in the participating countries: Turkey; Italy; Slovenia; Norway; Ukraine; Estonia; Spain; Sweden; UK, Malta; Bulgaria; Germany; Austria; Ireland; Belgium.
tOSSad_D18_Annex4_V2.3.pdf 56.37 kB (Sandro Groganz - 22/03/2007)
This report presents the results of an (on-line) quantitative survey study to reveal the current status and a composite view of F/OSS in the target countries, which include countries with a partner in the project.
tOSSad_D18_Annex5_V2.3.pdf 281.72 kB (Sandro Groganz - 22/03/2007)
This report identifies roles public administrations can play in using and promoting F/OSS. It outlines several levels of adoption and a non-aggressive migration strategy for different platforms (server, desktop, etc.) and scenarios (health system, education, etc.).
tOSSad_D23_V1.0.pdf 254.45 kB (Sandro Groganz - 22/03/2007)
tOSSad Workshop on Governmental, Educational, Usability, and Legal Issues towards Open Source Software Adoption in an enlarged Europe Hosted by The Second International Conference on Open Source Systems June 10th 2006, Grand Hotel, Como, Italy.
The electronic copy of the proceedings: tOSSad 2006 Workshop Proceedings