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  • Evaluation and assessment of professional skills in the Final Year Project 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Corbalán González, Julita; Fonseca Casas, Pau; García Almiñana, Jordi; Herrero Zaragoza, José Ramón; Llinàs Audet, Francisco Javier; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; Alier Forment, Marc; Cabré Garcia, José M.; López Álvarez, David (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2014)
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    In this paper, we present a methodology for Final Year Project (FYP) monitoring and assessment that considers the inclusion of the professional skills required in the particular engineering degree. This proper monitoring ...
  • A computer-guided approach to website Schema.org design 

    Tort Pugibet, Albert; Olivé Ramon, Antoni (Springer, 2014)
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    Schema.org offers to web developers the opportunity to enrich a website’s content with microdata and schema.org. For large websites, implementing microdata can take a lot of time. In general, it is necessary to perform two ...
  • Fixing up non-executable operations in UML/OCL conceptual schemas 

    Oriol Hilari, Xavier; Teniente López, Ernest; Tort, Albert (Springer, 2014)
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    An operation is executable if there is at least one information base in which its preconditions hold and such that the new information base obtained from applying its postconditions satisfies all the integrity constraints. ...
  • Verifiable UML artifact-centric business process models 

    Calvanese, Diego; Montali, Marco; Estañol Lamarca, Montserrat; Teniente López, Ernest (ACM, 2014)
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    Artifact-centric business process models have gained increasing momentum recently due to their ability to combine structural (i.e., data related) with dynamical (i.e., process related)aspects. In particular, two main lines ...
  • Quality measures for ETL processes 

    Theodorou, Vasileios; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Lehner, Wolfgang (Springer, 2014)
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    ETL processes play an increasingly important role for the support of modern business operations. These business processes are centred around artifacts with high variability and diverse lifecycles, which correspond to key ...
  • Towards next generation BI systems : the analytical metadata challenge 

    Varga, Jovan; Romero Moral, Óscar; Pedersen, Torben; Thomsen, Christian (Springer, 2014)
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    Next generation Business Intelligence (BI) systems require integration of heterogeneous data sources and a strong user-centric orientation. Both needs entail machine-processable metadata to enable automation and allow end ...
  • Ejecución de operaciones de un esquema conceptual de forma persistente y consistente 

    Oriol Hilari, Xavier; Teniente López, Ernest (2014)
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    El objetivo de la presente tesis es la ejecución de operaciones de un esquema conceptual de forma persistente y consistente. Es decir, los efectos de las operaciones son persistidos automáticamente en una base de datos a ...
  • Logic foundations of the OCL modelling language 

    Franconi, Enrico; Mosca, Alessandro; Oriol Hilari, Xavier; Rull, Guillem; Teniente López, Ernest (Springer, 2014)
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    In this paper we define the first-order fragment of the Object Constraint Language (OCL), the declarative language for describing rules that apply to conceptual schemas in the Unified Modelling Language (UML). This fragment ...
  • Concurrent technology masters degrees across the Atlantic: innovations, issues, & insights 

    Dyrenfurth, Michael; Murphy, Mike; Bertoline, Gary; Herrick, Robert; Newton, Kathryne; O'Donnell, Gareth; McHale, Donal; Castell Ariño, Núria; Barceló García, Miquel; Ferrer Balas, Dídac; Sancho Samsó, María Ribera; García Almiñana, Jordi (2010)
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    A transatlantic degree consortium to implement a four-semester dual masters degree initiative across a three-institution consortium consisting of Purdue University (USA), the Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT), and the ...
  • Integrating ETL processes from information requirements 

    Romero Moral, Óscar; Jovanovic, Petar; Simitsis, Alkis; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto (Springer, 2012)
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    Data warehouse (DW) design is based on a set of requirements expressed as service level agreements (SLAs) and business level objects (BLOs). Populating a DW system from a set of information sources is realized with ...

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