Product-Focused Software Process Improvement

12th International Conference, PROFES 2011, Torre Canne, Italy, June 20-22, 2011. Proceedings

  • Danilo Caivano
  • Markku Oivo
  • Maria Teresa Baldassarre
  • Giuseppe Visaggio
Conference proceedings PROFES 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6759)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote Addresses

  3. Agile and Lean Practices

  4. Cross-Model Quality Improvement

    1. Jean Carlo Rossa Hauck, Christiane Gresse von Wangenheim, Fergal Mc Caffery, Luigi Buglione
      Pages 44-58
    2. César Pardo, Francisco J. Pino, Félix García, Mario Piattini, Maria Teresa Baldassarre, Sandra Lemus
      Pages 59-72
    3. Andre L. Ferreira, Ricardo J. Machado, Mark C. Paulk
      Pages 73-87
  5. Global and Competitive Software Development

    1. Emam Hossain, Paul L. Bannerman, D. Ross Jeffery
      Pages 88-102
    2. Andrzej Zalewski, Szymon Kijas
      Pages 103-112
    3. Tihana Galinac Grbac, Darko Huljenić
      Pages 113-127
  6. Managing Diversity

    1. Tomás Martínez-Ruiz, Félix García, Mario Piattini
      Pages 128-142
  7. Product and Process Measurements

    1. Sergio Di Martino, Filomena Ferrucci, Carmine Gravino, Federica Sarro
      Pages 186-201
    2. Lerina Aversano, Maria Tortorella
      Pages 202-216
  8. Product-Focused Software Process Improvement

    1. Per Runeson, Per Heed, Alexander Westrup
      Pages 217-231
    2. Marcos Kalinowski, Emilia Mendes, Guilherme H. Travassos
      Pages 232-246
    3. Sergio Di Martino, Filomena Ferrucci, Carmine Gravino, Federica Sarro
      Pages 247-261
  9. Requirement Process Improvement

    1. A. S. Aminah Zawedde, M. D. Martijn Klabbers, D. Ddembe Williams, M. G. J. Mark van den Brand
      Pages 276-290
    2. Francesco Di Cerbo, Gabriella Dodero, Gianna Reggio, Filippo Ricca, Giuseppe Scanniello
      Pages 291-305
  10. Software Process Improvement

    1. Henk van der Schuur, Slinger Jansen, Sjaak Brinkkemper
      Pages 306-321
    2. Sami Kollanus
      Pages 322-336
    3. Filippo Ricca, Alessandro Marchetto, Marco Torchiano
      Pages 337-351
  11. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12 International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement, PROFES 2011, held in Torre Canne, Italy, in June 2011. The 24 revised full papers presented together with the abstracts of 2 keynote addresses were carefully reviewed and selected from 54 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on agile and lean practices, cross-model quality improvement, global and competitive software development, managing diversity, product and process measurements, product-focused software process improvement, requirement process improvement, and software process improvement.


IT management Web applications business process modeling knowledge engineering software quality

Editors and affiliations

  • Danilo Caivano
    • 1
  • Markku Oivo
    • 2
  • Maria Teresa Baldassarre
    • 1
  • Giuseppe Visaggio
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of InformaticsUniversity of BariBariItaly
  2. 2.Department of Information Processing ScienceUniversity of OuluOuluFinland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-21842-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-21843-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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