13-15 May 2021
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UTC timezone

On the fragmentation in the open-source world and on the challenges to create a healthy and sustainable project maintanence.

15 May 2021, 09:45
45m
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People and Communications

Speaker

Alexander Semke

Description

Many open source projects fail to create a sustainable setup and constant and healthy growth, to adopt to new needs and changes and to survive over many years. Limited amount of time and human resources is usually the major factor for this. In this presentation we're going to talk about the fragmentation of resources in the area of applications for interactive analysis and visualization of scientific data (LabPlot, SciDAVis, Veusz, Kst, AlphaPlot, etc.), challenges caused by this and how we're trying to overcome them now at LabPlot.

Twitter and/or Mastodon Handle

@LabPlot

Author(s) Bio

PhD in theoretical physics, working at a big software company in Germany now, core developer of LabPlot (labplot.kde.org).

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