Product-Focused Software Process Improvement

17th International Conference, PROFES 2016, Trondheim, Norway, November 22-24, 2016, Proceedings

  • Pekka Abrahamsson
  • Andreas Jedlitschka
  • Anh Nguyen Duc
  • Michael Felderer
  • Sousuke Amasaki
  • Tommi Mikkonen
Conference proceedings PROFES 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10027)

Also part of the Programming and Software Engineering book sub series (LNPSE, volume 10027)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Keynotes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
  3. Early Phases in Software Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Mikko Raatikainen, Marko Komssi, Harri Kiljander, Laura Hokkanen, Jukka Märijärvi, Omar Mohout
      Pages 15-30
    3. Jonas Eckhardt, Andreas Vogelsang, Daniel Méndez Fernández
      Pages 31-47
    4. David Ameller, Carles Farré, Xavier Franch, Guillem Rufian
      Pages 48-65
  4. Organizational Models

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 67-67
    2. George Valença, Carina Alves, Slinger Jansen
      Pages 69-85
    3. Helena Holmström Olsson, Jan Bosch
      Pages 86-101
    4. Hanna Mäenpää, Tero Kojo, Myriam Munezero, Fabian Fagerholm, Terhi Kilamo, Mikko Nurminen et al.
      Pages 102-108
  5. Architecture

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Muhammad Aufeef Chauhan, Muhammad Ali Babar, Christian W. Probst
      Pages 111-126
    3. Corrado Motta, Darko Durisic, Miroslaw Staron
      Pages 127-143
    4. Nebojša Taušan, Jari Lehto, Jouni Markkula, Pasi Kuvaja, Markku Oivo
      Pages 144-159
  6. Methods and Tools

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. Maria Trei, Salome Maro, Jan-Philipp Steghöfer, Thomas Peikenkamp
      Pages 163-180
    3. Björn A. Johnsson, Martin Höst, Boris Magnusson
      Pages 181-197
    4. Gustavo López, Brenda Aymerich, Diana Garbanzo, Alexia Pacheco
      Pages 198-214
  7. Verification and Validation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
    2. Jakub Možucha, Bruno Rossi
      Pages 217-232
    3. Triin Samuel, Dietmar Pfahl
      Pages 249-267
    4. Sahar Tahvili, Markus Bohlin, Mehrdad Saadatmand, Stig Larsson, Wasif Afzal, Daniel Sundmark
      Pages 268-284
    5. Päivi Raulamo-Jurvanen, Kari Kakkonen, Mika Mäntylä
      Pages 285-300
    6. Tobias Baum, Kurt Schneider
      Pages 301-308
  8. Process Improvement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
    2. Gustavo López, Alexia Pacheco, Francisco Cocozza, Diana Garbanzo, Brenda Aymerich, Gabriela Marín
      Pages 311-326
    3. Jan Wiedemann Jacobsen, Marco Kuhrmann, Jürgen Münch, Philipp Diebold, Michael Felderer
      Pages 327-343
    4. Sezin Gizem Yaman, Fabian Fagerholm, Myriam Munezero, Jürgen Münch, Mika Aaltola, Christina Palmu et al.
      Pages 344-359
    5. Anna Schmitt, Philipp Diebold
      Pages 360-367
    6. Jesse Yli-Huumo, Andrey Maglyas, Kari Smolander, Johan Haller, Hannu Törnroos
      Pages 368-378
    7. Stephan Kiesling, Jil Klünder, Diana Fischer, Kurt Schneider, Kai Fischbach
      Pages 379-386
    8. Solvita Berzisa, Jānis Grabis
      Pages 387-395
  9. Speed and Agility in System Engineering

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 397-397
    2. Lucy Ellen Lwakatare, Pasi Kuvaja, Markku Oivo
      Pages 399-415
    3. Martin Kropp, Andreas Meier, Robert Biddle
      Pages 416-431
    4. Matthias Galster, Samuil Angelov, Marcel Meesters, Philipp Diebold
      Pages 432-447
    5. Viktoria Stray, Tor Erlend Fægri, Nils Brede Moe
      Pages 458-467
    6. Philipp Hohl, Jürgen Münch, Kurt Schneider, Michael Stupperich
      Pages 468-476
    7. Helena H. Olsson, Jan Bosch, Brian Katumba
      Pages 477-484
  10. Requirements and Quality

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 485-485
    2. Krzysztof Wnuk, Markus Borg, Sardar Muhammad Sulaman
      Pages 487-494
    3. Apostolos Ampatzoglou, Paris Avgeriou, Thom Koenders, Pascal van Alphen, Ioannis Stamelos
      Pages 495-505
    4. Henning Femmer, Benedikt Hauptmann, Sebastian Eder, Dagmar Moser
      Pages 506-516
    5. Aleksander Fabijan, Helena Holmström Olsson, Jan Bosch
      Pages 517-525
  11. Process and Repository Mining

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 527-527
    2. Arttu Leppäkoski, Timo D. Hämäläinen
      Pages 529-538

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement, PROFES 2016, held in Trondheim, Norway, in November 2016.
The 24 revised full papers presented together with 21 short papers, 1 keynote, 3 invited papers, 5 workshop papers. 2 doctoral symposium papers, and 6 tutorials were carefully reviewed and selected from 82 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on Early Phases in Software Engineering; Organizational Models; Architecture; Methods and Tools; Verification and Validation; Process Improvement; Speed and Agility in System Engineering; Requirements and Quality; Process and Repository Mining; Business Value and Benefits; Emerging Research Topics; and Future of Computing.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Pekka Abrahamsson
    • 1
  • Andreas Jedlitschka
    • 2
  • Anh Nguyen Duc
    • 3
  • Michael Felderer
    • 4
  • Sousuke Amasaki
    • 5
  • Tommi Mikkonen
    • 6
  1. 1.Norwegian University of Science and TechnologyTrondheimNorway
  2. 2.Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software EngineeringKaiserslauternGermany
  3. 3.and TechnologyNorwegian University of Science and TechnologyTrondheimNorway
  4. 4.University of InnsbruckInnsbruckAustria
  5. 5.Okayama Prefectural UniversitySojaJapan
  6. 6.Tampere University of TechnologyTampereFinland

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