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

October 18, 2021 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (October 11-15, 2021)

2021-10 Metrics Release Announcement We are very excited to announce the latest release of our open source community health metrics! This release is a special one for us because it…
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October 13, 2021 in Blog Post

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It has been an amazing experience to build documentation with CHAOSS D&I Bading program during the past two months, and I am thrilled to announce that the first edition is…
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October 11, 2021 in News

CHAOSS Weekly (September 27-October 8, 2021)

We Shipped CHAOSScon & Would Love Your Feedback! Huge thank you to everyone who took part in CHAOSScon, either virtually or in person! We wanted to first recognize and thank…
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