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  • DS-Prox : dataset proximity mining for governing the data lake 

    Al-serafi, Ayman Mounir Mohamed; Calders, Toon; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Romero Moral, Óscar (Springer, 2017)
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    With the arrival of Data Lakes (DL) there is an increasing need for efficient dataset classification to support data analysis and information retrieval. Our goal is to use meta-features describing datasets to detect whether ...
  • Agile quality requirements management best practices portfolio : a situational method engineering approach 

    López Cuesta, Lidia; Behutiye, Woubshet; Karhapää, Pertti; Ralyté, Jolita; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Oivo, Markku (Springer, 2017)
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    Management of Quality Requirements (QRs) is determinant for the success of software projects. However, this management is currently under-considered in software projects and in particular, in agile methods. Although agile ...
  • Towards continuous software release planning 

    Ameller, David; Farré Tost, Carles; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Valerio, Danilo; Cassarino, Antonino (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2017)
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    Continuous software engineering is a new trend that is gaining increasing attention of the research community in the last years. The main idea behind this trend is to tighten the connection between the software engineering ...
  • COSTUME: a method for building quality models for composite COTS-based software systems 

    Carvallo Vega, Juan Pablo; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Grau Colom, Gemma; Quer Bosor, Maria Carme (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2004)
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    The use of quality models during the selection of commercial, off-the-shelf (COTS) products provides a framework for the description of the domains which the COTS products belong to. Descriptions of COTS products and user ...
  • Supporting software maintenance with non-functional information 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Botella López, Pere (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 1997)
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    The paper highlights the role of non functional information (about efficiency, reliability and other software attributes) of software components in software maintenance, focusing in the component programming framework. Non ...
  • Reconciliando modularidad y eficiencia mediante atajos 

    Marco Gómez, Jordi; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Asociación Española de Informática y Automática (AEIA), 1997)
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    Se presenta en este artículo una propuesta para el desarrollo de programas eficientes en el marco de la programación con tipos abstractos de datos (TAD), con el objetivo de respetar la estructura modular de los programas ...
  • State of the practice on software release planning 

    Farré Tost, Carles; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Ionescu, Tudor (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
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    In the recent years, the academic literature has reported many different proposals addressing the problem of Software Release Planning (SRP). However, nearly none of these results has been transferred to commercial tools ...
  • Cost model for Pregel on GraphX 

    Kumar, Rohit; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Carders, Toon (Springer, 2017)
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    The graph partitioning strategy plays a vital role in the overall execution of an algorithm in a distributed graph processing system. Choosing the best strategy is very challenging, as no one strategy is always the best ...
  • MapReduce performance models for Hadoop 2.x 

    Glushkova, Daria; Jovanovic, Petar; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
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    MapReduce is a popular programming model for distributed processing of large data sets. Apache Hadoop is one of the most common open-source implementations of such paradigm. Performance analysis of concurrent job executions ...
  • Big data management challenges in SUPERSEDE 

    Nadal Francesch, Sergi; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Romero Moral, Óscar; Varga, Jovan (CEUR-WS.org, 2017)
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    The H2020 SUPERSEDE (www.supersede.eu) project aims to support decision-making in the evolution and adaptation of software services and applications by exploiting end-user feedback and runtime data, with the overall goal ...
  • SM4MQ: a semantic model for multidimensional queries 

    Varga, Jovan; Dobrokhotova, Ekaterina; Romero Moral, Óscar; Bach Pedersen, Torben; Thomsen, Christian (Springer, 2017)
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    On-Line Analytical Processing (OLAP) is a data analysis approach to support decision-making. On top of that, Exploratory OLAP is a novel initiative for the convergence of OLAP and the Semantic Web (SW) that enables the use ...
  • Non-functional requirements documentation in agile software development: challenges and solution proposal 

    Behutiye, Woubshet; Karhapää, Pertti; Costal Costa, Dolors; Oivo, Markku; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Springer, 2017)
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    Non-functional requirements (NFRs) are determinant for the success of software projects. However, they are characterized as hard to define, and in agile software development (ASD), are often given less priority and usually ...

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