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    • 3MSF: a framework to select mobile office devices 

      Cares, Carlos; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (2009)
      Article
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      The mobile office devices market is currently growing, mainly due to the descending cost of wireless technology as well as the high diversity of functions and features covered. Diversity and proliferation become a hard ...
    • A complete definition of the inheritance construct in i* 

      López Cuesta, Lidia (2009)
      Conference report
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      The is-a relationship among actors has been introduced in the i* framework since its definition. However, its effect at the level of intentional elements and dependencies is not always clear. The main goal of this thesis ...
    • A Metamodelling approach for the definition and reuse of structural metrics 

      Grau Colom, Gemma (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Departament de Llenguatges i Sistemes Informàtics, 2008-09-26)
      External research report
      Open Access
      Measurement is a key aspect for Information Systems assessment in all its development phases. Different artefacts allow the application of different kinds of metrics. For instance, when the software system is already ...
    • Algebraic definition of iStar2.0 models 

      Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; López Cuesta, Lidia; Marco Gómez, Jordi (CEUR-WS.org, 2019)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      iStar2.0 was delivered in 2016 with the intention of becoming a standard de facto for the i* community. It includes a lightweight definition of the language adorned with a metamodel (in the form of a UML class diagram) ...
    • Aligning business goals and risks in OSS adoption 

      Costal Costa, Dolors; López Cuesta, Lidia; Morandini, Mirko; Siena, Alberto; Annosi, Maria Carmela; Gross, Daniel; Méndez Tapia, Emma Lucía; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Susi, Angelo (Springer International Publishing, 2015)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Increasing adoption of Open Source Software (OSS) requires a change in the organizational culture and reshaping IT decision-makers mindset. Adopting OSS software components introduces some risks that can affect the adopter ...
    • An empirical study on the use of i* by non-technical stakeholders: the case of strategic dependency diagrams 

      Carvallo Vega, Juan Pablo; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (2019-03)
      Article
      Open Access
      Early phases of information systems engineering include the understanding of the enterprise’s context and the construction of models at different levels of decomposition, required to design the system architecture. These ...
    • Applying business strategy models in organizations 

      López Cuesta, Lidia; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (2014)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Increasing adoption of Open Source Software (OSS) in information system engineering has led to the emergence of different OSS business strate-gies that affect and shape organizations’ business models. In order to obtain ...
    • Building strategic enterprise context models with i*: a pattern-based approach 

      Carvallo Vega, Juan Pablo; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Springer, 2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Modern enterprise engineering (EE) requires deep understanding of organizations and their interaction with their context. Because of this, in early phases of the EE process, enterprise context models are often built and ...
    • iStarML: The i* mark-up language 

      Cares, Carlos; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Perini, Anna; Susi, Angelo (2007-09)
      External research report
      Open Access
      Goal-oriented and agent-oriented modelling provides an effective approach to the understanding of nowadays distributed information systems that need to operate in open, heterogeneous and evolving environments. Existing ...
    • Specialization in i* strategic rationale diagrams 

      López Cuesta, Lidia; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Marco Gómez, Jordi (Springer, 2012)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      The specialization relationship is offered by the i* modeling language through the is-a construct defined over actors (a subactor is-a superactor). Although the overall meaning of this construct is highly intuitive, its ...
    • Verifying goal-oriented specifications used in model-driven development processes 

      Giachetti, Giovanni; Marín, Beatriz; López Cuesta, Lidia; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; López Pastor, Oscar (2017-03-01)
      Article
      Open Access
      Goal-oriented requirements engineering promotes the use of goals to elicit, elaborate, structure, specify, analyze, negotiate, document, and modify requirements. Thus, goal-oriented specifications are essential for capturing ...