QSOS (Qualification and Selection of Opensource Software) is a Drakkr subproject aiming to mutualize and capitalize technical watch of open source components and projects.

It is composed of:

  • a formal method describing a workflow to evaluate components and projects

  • a XML format to store evaluations and evaluation templates

  • a set of tools to help apply the QSOS workflow:

    * Freemind: the famous minmapping tool is used to design evaluation templates

    * QSOS Editor: used to evaluate a cmponent/project since the template is available

    * QSOS Backend: a Web Git-based application to host and manage templates and evaluations

    * O3S (Open Source Selection Software): a Web application to manipulate evaluation and export comparisons

For further details, please consult the QSOS dedicated Website: http://www.qsos.org.