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

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

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.


industry academia collaboration process mining product quality project management systems engineering agile architecture human computer interaction model-driven development process improvement process quality requirements software development software economics software engineering software measurement software metrics software startup technology transfer

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

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-49093-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-49094-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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