How does the productivity of teams scale with size?

4 January 2016

We are happy to announce that our article "From Aristotle to Ringelmann: a large-scale analysis of team productivity and coordination in Open Source Software projects" has been published in the journal Empirical Software Engineering. Using a data set of 58 OSS projects with more than 580,000 commits contributed by more than 30,000 developers, in this article we provide a large-scale analysis of the relation between size and productivity of software development teams.

Coordination network