A novel concept of free/open services adopts the principles of the free/open source software approach and adapts them for service-oriented computing to enhance the widespread use of services.

Free/open services (F/O services), free/open source software, information technology, service dependency, service licensing, service-oriented computing, software
IT Professional
Carleton University

Gangadharan, G.R., D'Andrea, V. (Vincenzo), & Weiss, M. (2010). Free/open services. IT Professional, 12(6), 24–30. doi:10.1109/MITP.2010.101