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This is with respect to a large-scale, global research study about LUGs and
their strategic importance in the open source ecosystem supported by the Indian
Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore and University of Washington. Your
cooperation and support is highly appreciated.
This survey contains 10 questions and takes less than 10 minutes. Please use
the reply button to post your response.
Question 1. When was your LUG formed?
Question 2. What was the number of members at the time of its
Question 3. What is the current number of members in your LUG?
Question 4. What was the highest number of members in your LUG's
Question 5. What percent of your current members are active in your
Question 6. How often does your LUG meet in a year?
Question 7. When was the last meeting of your LUG held?
Question 8. Indicate the percentage of your LUG members in these
categories (total needs to add up to 100%).
End-users (Users with low technical knowledge):
Independent Consultants (Software profit-minded professionals):
Company Representatives (Members from private or public corporations):
Government Employees (Local, State or Federal):
Educational Members (Includes Professors, Students and Staff):
Others (please specify here____________________):
Question 9. Indicate the success of your LUG with respect to its
stated objectives (1=unsuccessful, 3= neither successful nor unsuccessful,
Question 10. Would you like to receive a soft copy of the results?
We thank you for your participation. All responses will be held confidential
and will be
used for academic purposes only.
T R Madanmohan & Rahul De Sandeep Krishnamurthy & Arvind Tripathi
Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore University of Washington
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