Syracuse University, USA
Are geographically-distributed teams which exhibit high levels of group maintenance between members successful? We answer this through content analysis of emails from two Free/Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS) teams. Our results illustrate that the groups utilize low levels of organizational citizenship behaviors and high levels of positive politeness actions.
Scialdone, Michael J.; Li, Na; Howison, James; and Crowston, Kevin, " Group Maintenance in Technology-Supported Distributed Teams" (2008). All Sprouts Content. 213.