Community Health Analytics Open Source Software

CHAOSS is a Linux Foundation project focused on creating

analytics and metrics to help define community health

Join Us

CHAOSS Working groups

The goal of the working groups is to refine the metrics and to work with software implementations. The workgroups are built around categories of metrics that CHAOSS has identified.

The working groups are:
Common Metrics
Diversity and Inclusion
App Ecosystem

CHAOSS Software

The CHAOSS project includes two software projects:

CHAOSS Initiatives

The CHAOSS project has two active initiatives:
Diversity and Inclusion Badging
Community Health Reports

Interested in working with us? Google is participating in Google Summer of Code 2022! Check out our project ideas!

Recent Posts

June 21, 2022 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (June 13-17, 2022)

Reminder: Mid-Year Break from CHAOSS Meetings CHAOSS will be taking a little break from regularly scheduled meetings June 20-July 1 2022, and all regular working group and community meetings will…
Read More
June 13, 2022 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (June 6-10, 2022)

Announcing CHAOSS Africa! We have had consistent participation from the African community for a while, and we are very excited to now formalize our presence there! Ruth Ikegah will officially…
Read More
June 6, 2022 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (May 30-June 3, 2022)

CHAOSScast Episode 60 - Lessons Learned in Implementing Community Management Metrics This week, our host Venia Logan chatted with our very special guests Brian Oblinger and Lori Goldman about all…
Read More

Check out our archived blog and newsletter posts here:

Learn How to Participate

Group Photo CHAOSScon Europe 2020

Image taken at CHAOSScon Europe 2020

Follow Us on Twitter

Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Logo

The CHAOSS project is funded in part through a grant from the Alfred P. Soan Foundation. The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation does not support, endorse, or otherwise certify the results of foundation-supported work.


The CHAOSS community podcast CHAOSScast is funded in full by Sustain. Sustain provides resources and a space for conversations about sustaining Open Source.

Copyright © 2018-2022 CHAOSS a Linux Foundation® project. All rights reserved. The Linux Foundation has registered trademarks and uses trademarks. For a list of trademarks of The Linux Foundation, please see our Trademark Usage page. Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds. Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.