Publications

TSE 2020
Gender Differences in Personality Traits of Software Engineers
D Russo, KJ Stol
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, accepted to appear, 2020.
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TSE 2020
Managing Episodic Volunteers in Free/Libre/Open Source Software Communities
A Barcomb, KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald, D Riehle
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, accepted to appear, 2020.
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TSE 2020
Uncovering the Periphery: A Qualitative Survey of Episodic Volunteering in Free/Libre and Open Source Software Communities
A Barcomb, A Kaufmann, D Riehle, KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, in press, 2019, 24 pages.
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ABC 2020
Guidelines for Conducting Software Engineering Research
KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
In M Felderer and G Travassos (Eds.) Contemporary Empirical Methods in Software Engineering, Springer, 2020
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ICSE 2020
How do Companies Collaborate in Open Source Ecosystems? An Empirical Study of OpenStack
Y Zhang, M Zhou, KJ Stol, J Wu, and Z Jin
42st International Conference on Software Engineering, 2020.
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JSS 2020
Exploring Onboarding Success, Organizational Fit, and Turnover Intention of Software Professionals
GG Sharma and KJ Stol
Journal of Systems and Software, vol. 159, article no. 110442, 2020
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ICIS 2019
Lead Users’ Innovative Work Behavior in Digital Platform Ecosystems: A Large Scale Study of App Developers
M Schaarschmidt, KJ Stol, G Walsh, and M Bertram
40th International Conference on Information Systems, Munich, Germany, 2019
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A Preliminary Theory for Open Source Ecosystem Micro-economics
N Jullien, KJ Stol, J Herbsleb
In B Fitzgerald, A Mockus, and M Zhou (Eds.) Towards Engineering Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) Ecosystems for Impact and Sustainability, Springer, 2019, 49-68.
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JSS 2019
Cooperative Thinking: Analyzing a new framework for software engineering education
P Ciancarini, M Missiroli and D Russo
Journal of Systems and Software, volume 157, 2019.
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SEMWEB 2019
SQuAP-Ont: an Ontology of Software Quality Relational Factors from Financial Systems
P Ciancarini, AG Nuzzolese, V Presutti, and D Russo
Semantic Web Journal, IOS Press, 2019, in press.
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CESSER-IP 2019
Soft theory: a pragmatic alternative to conduct quantitative empirical studies
D Russo, KJ Stol
Proceedings of the Joint 7th International Workshop on Conducting Empirical Studies in Industry and 6th International Workshop on Software Engineering Research and Industrial Practice, IEEE Press, 2019, 30-33.
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ICSE 2019
Why Do Episodic Volunteers Stay in FLOSS Communities?
A Barcomb, KJ Stol, D Riehle, B Fitzgerald
41st International Conference on Software Engineering, 2019, 948-954.
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TSE 2019
Competition-Based Crowdsourcing Software Development: A Multi-Method Study from a Customer Perspective
KJ Stol, B Caglayan, B Fitzgerald
IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering vol. 45, no. 3, 2019, 237-260.
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TOSEM 2018
The ABC of Software Engineering Research
KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology vol. 27, no. 3, 2018, 1-51.
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The Future of Software Development Methods
B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol
The Routledge Companion to Management Information Systems 2018, Routledge
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ICIS 2018
Company soldiers and gone-natives: role conflict and career ambition among firm-employed open source developers
M Schaarschmidt, KJ Stol
39th International Conference on Information Systems 2018, 17 pages.
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Adopting InnerSource: Principles and Case Studies
D Cooper, KJ Stol
O'Reilly Media, 2018.
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IEEE SOFTWARE 2017
Crowdsourcing for Software Engineering
KJ Stol, T LaToza, C Bird
IEEE Software, vol. 34, no. 2, 2017, 30-36.
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PLoP 2017
Innersource patterns for collaboration
E Bank, G Grütter and R Hanmer, KJ Stol, P Sudarsan, C Williams, T Yao, and Nick Yeates
Proceedings of the 24th Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs, 2017, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, ACM.
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Scaling a Software Business: The Digitalization Journey
B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol, S Minör, H Cosmo
Springer International Publishing, 2017.
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JSS 2017
Continuous software engineering: A roadmap and agenda
B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol
Journal of Systems and Software, vol. 123, 2017, 176-189.
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IST 2017
Introduction to the EASE 2016 special section: Evidence-based software engineering: Past, present, and future
S Beecham, D Bowes, KJ Stol
Information and Software Technology, vol. 89, 2017, 14-18.
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ICSE 2016
Grounded theory in software engineering research: a critical review and guidelines
KJ Stol, P Ralph, B Fitzgerald
2016 IEEE/ACM 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), 2016, 120-131.
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ICSE 2016 (SEIP)
How do free/open source developers pick their tools?: A Delphi study of the Debian project
MF Krafft, KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
2016 IEEE/ACM 38th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) Companion, 2016, 232-241.
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ICIS 2016
Problematizing Agile in the Large: Alternative Assumptions for Large-Scale Agile Development
KH Rolland, B Fitzgerald, T Dingsøyr, KJ Stol
37th International Conference on Information Systems, 2016.
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IST 2016
Introduction to the special section—General Theories of Software Engineering: New advances and implications for research
KJ Stol, M Goedicke, I Jacobson
Information and Software Technology, vol. 70, 2016,176-180.
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IEEE SOFTWARE 2015
Why and How Should Open Source Projects Adopt Time-Based Releases?
M Michlmayr, B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol
IEEE Software, vol. 32, no. 2, 2015, 55-63.
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IEEE SOFTWARE 2015
Inner Source--Adopting Open Source Development Practices in Organizations: A Tutorial
KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
IEEE Software, vol. 32, no. 4, 2015, 60-67.
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Software Sourcing in the Age of Open: Leveraging the Unknown Workforce
PJ Ågerfalk, B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol
Springer, 2015.
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ECIS 2015
Not so Shore Anymore: The New Imperatives when Sourcing in the Age of Open
PJ Ågerfalk, B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol
Proceedings of the Twenty-Third European Confeence on Information Systems, 2015.
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SCP 2015
Theory-Oriented Software Engineering
KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
Science of Computer Programming, vol. 101, 2015, 79-98.
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ICSE 2014 (SEIP)
Evidence-Based Decision Making in Lean Software Project Management
B Fitzgerald, Mariusz Musial, KJ Stol
2014 IEEE/ACM 36th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) Companion, 2014, 93-102.
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ICSE 2014
Two’s Company, Three’s a Crowd: A Case Study of Crowdsourcing Software Development
KJ Stol, B Fitzgerald
2014 IEEE/ACM 36th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE), 2014, 187-198.
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TOSEM 2014
Key Factors for Adopting Inner Source
KJ Stol, P Avgeriou, MA Babar, Y Lucas, B Fitzgerald
ACM Transactions on Software Engineering and Methodology vol. 23, no. 2, 2014.
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IEEE SOFTWARE 2014
Microblogging in Open Source Software Development: The Case of Drupal Using Twitter
X Wang, I Kuzmickaja, KJ Stol, P Abrahamsson, B Fitzgerald
IEEE Software, vol. 31, no. 4, 2014, 72-80.
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Inner Source Project Management
M Höst, KJ Stol, A Orucevic-Alagic
In: C Wohlin, G Ruehe (Eds.) Software Project Management in a Changing World, 2014, 343-369, Springer
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ICSE 2013 (SEIP)
Scaling agile methods to regulated environments: An industry case study
B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol, R O'Sullivan, D O'Brien
IEEE/ACM 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) Companion, 2013, 863-872.
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SPICE 2013
Balancing Agility and Discipline in a Medical Device Software Organisation
M Mc Hugh, F Mc Caffery, B Fitzgerald, KJ Stol, V Casey, G Coady
13th International SPICE Conference on Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, 2013.
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ACM SEN 2013
Report on the Second SEMAT Workshop on General Theory of Software Engineering (GTSE 2013)
P Johnson, P Ralph, M Goedicke, PW Ng, KJ Stol, K Smolander, I Exman and DE Perry
ACM Software Engineering Notes, vol. 38, no. 5, 2013.
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IST 2011
A comparative study of challenges in integrating Open Source Software and Inner Source Software
KJ Stol, MA Babar, P Avgeriou, B Fitzgerald
Information and Software Technology, vol. 53, no. 12, 2011, 1319-1336.
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ECSA 2011
Design and evaluation of a process for identifying architecture patterns in open source software
KJ Stol, P Avgeriou, MA Babar
European Conference on Software Architecture, LNCS 6903, pp. 147–163, 2011.
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IST 2010
A systematic review of comparative evidence of aspect-oriented programming
MS Ali, MA Babar, L Chen, KJ Stol
Information and Software Technology, vol. 52, no. 9, 2010, 871-887.
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EASE 2010
Identifying architectural patterns used in open source software: approaches and challenges
KJ Stol, P Avgeriou, MA Babar
Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), 2010.
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OSS 2010
A comparison framework for open source software evaluation methods
KJ Stol, MA Babar
Proceedings of the IFIP International Conference on Open Source Systems, 2010, 389-394.
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FLOSS 2010
Challenges in using open source software in product development: a review of the literature
KJ Stol, MA Babar
Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Emerging Trends in Free/Libre/Open Source Software Research and Development, 2010, 17-22.
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OSS 2009
Reporting empirical research in open source software: the state of practice
KJ Stol, MA Babar
Proceedings of the IFIP International Conference on Open Source Systems, 2009, 389-394.
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FLOSS 2009
The use of empirical methods in open source software research: Facts, trends and future directions
KJ Stol, MA Babar, B Russo, B Fitzgerald
Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Emerging Trends in Free/Libre/Open Source Software Research and Development, 2010, 17-22.
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