Community Health Analytics Open Source Software

CHAOSS is a Linux Foundation project focused on creating

analytics and metrics to help define community health

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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

January 17, 2022 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (January 10-14, 2022)

Changes to Office Hours Our open Office Hours for newcomers will reconvene on Tuesday, February 1 and will happen every Tuesday from 9:00 am - 10:00 am US Central/Chicago time.…
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January 10, 2022 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (December 10, 2021-January 10, 2022)

CHAOSS is back!  We have officially returned from our end-of-year break, and we are so happy to be getting back in the swing of things. We also want to welcome…
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December 14, 2021 in Blog Post

Metrics for Event Organizers

Open source projects and ecosystems organize events to bring together the community members. These events provide the space for collaboration, deepening relationships, and making new friends. The CHAOSS App Ecosystem…
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