2018-2019 Project Health Metrics - Xerte

2018-2019 Project Health Metrics - Xerte

Status: Graduated Incubation

Background and Objectives
The Xerte Project aims to provide the very best open-source authoring system in its class for non-technical subject matter experts, developers and media specialists to collaborate in the production of interactive, highly accessible and engaging learning materials. It is used in hundreds of institutions around the world and accessed by millions of learners.

Technology/ies
PHP, HTML, JavaScript; JQuery

Statistics

Date of First Release 

Date of Last Release 

Number of Releases

 April 2008

January 2019

45

 

Commits in 2018

Commits in 2019

Frequency of Commits

 692

 86

 Weekly

 

Contributors in 2018

Contributors in 2019

 14

 8

 

Number of sites in use (estimated)

 300+

 

Context
Xerte is installed and managed by the institutions running it on a standard LAMP stack, support is via the forums on the Xerte website.

2018 Xerte Highlights
Xerte 18 Conference; several releases

2019 Xerte Highlights
Xerte Developer Event in York, new website (coming soon), new releases;
Future Plans: Community development via the website, ongoing developments