Why people contribute to OpenStack

A few days ago, I asked 55 OpenStack developers why they decided to submit one patch to OpenStack and what prevented them from contributing more. The sample polled people who contributed only once in the past 12 months, looking for anecdotal evidence for what we can do to improve the life of the occasional contributor.…

Exploring why people contribute to OpenStack

No doubt that OpenStack is one of the largest open source development efforts existing at the moment, with Linux, Debian and few others.Β  What can be improved to make the OpenStack community grow faster? How can we help new contributors become productive more rapidly? Whatever dimension you look at, the growth of the OpenStack developers…