Community Health Analytics Open Source Software

CHAOSS is a Linux Foundation project focused on creating

analytics and metrics to help define community health


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

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Recent Posts

May 10, 2021 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (May 3-7, 2021)

CHAOSScast Episode #34: Anniversary Episode with Georg, Dawn, Matt, Sophia, & Elizabeth This week we celebrated the anniversary of CHAOSScast, as it started a year ago! šŸ„³Ā  Where did the…
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May 8, 2021 in Blog Post

Tracking contributions to open source

This is a report produced by X-lab and jointly completed with several scientific institutions. We wish to share the insights and metrics that were digged out through GitHub collaboration data…
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May 3, 2021 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (April 26-30, 2021)

Reminder: No Asia-Pacific Community Meeting This Week Because our Chinese colleagues will be on holiday, we decided in the last Asia-Pacific Community call to cancel this week's meeting (May 5).…
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