Q-Rapids: Quality-Aware Rapid Software Development – An H2020 Project

  • Lidia López
  • Marc OriolEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11915)


This work reports the objectives, current state, and outcomes of the Q-Rapids H2020 project. Q-Rapids (Quality-Aware Rapid Software Development) proposes a data-driven approach to the production of software following very short development cycles. The focus of Q-Rapids is on quality aspects, represented through quality requirements. The Q-Rapids platform, which is the tangible software asset emerging from the project, mines software repositories and usage logs to identify candidate quality requirements that may ameliorate the values of strategic indicators like product quality, time to market or team productivity. Four companies are providing use cases to evaluate the platform and associated processes.


Software quality Data-driven requirements engineering Rapid software development Quality requirements 



This work is a result of the Q-Rapids project, which has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 732253.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC)BarcelonaSpain

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