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  • Towards suitable description of reference architectures 

    Dias Valle, Pedro Henrique; Garcés, Lina; Volpato, Tiago; Martínez Fernández, Silverio Juan; Nakagawa, Elisa Yumi (2021-03-09)
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    Due to the increasing size and complexity of many current software systems, the architectural design of these systems has become a considerately complicated task. In this scenario, reference architectures have already ...
  • Tychonis: a model-based approach to define and search for geometric events in space 

    Llopis, Marcel; Soria Guerrero, Manel; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (2021-02-24)
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    Space missions need software in order to be aware of the occurrence of geometric events in different phases of their project lifecycle. However, current software packages that provide capabilities to search for geometric ...
  • How do practitioners perceive the relevance of Requirements Engineering research? 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Méndez Fernández, Daniel; Vogelsang, Andreas; Heldal, Rogardt; Knauss, Eric; Oriol Hilari, Marc; Travassos, Guilherme H.; Carver, Jeffrey C.; Zimmermann, Thomas (2020-12-04)
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    Context: The relevance of Requirements Engineering (RE) research to practitioners is vital for a long-term dissemination of research results to everyday practice. Some authors have speculated about a mismatch between ...
  • Big data analytics in Agile software development: A systematic mapping study 

    Biesialska, Katarzyna; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Muntés Mulero, Víctor (Elsevier, 2021-04)
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    Context: Over the last decade, Agile methods have changed the software development process in an unparalleled way and with the increasing popularity of Big Data, optimizing development cycles through data analytics is ...
  • A framework for assessing the peer review duration of journals: case study in computer science 

    Bilalli, Besim; Munir, Rana Faisal; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto (Springer Nature, 2021-01)
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    In various fields, scientific article publication is a measure of productivity and in many occasions it is used as a critical factor for evaluating researchers. Therefore, a lot of time is dedicated to writing articles ...
  • The state-of-practice in requirements elicitation: an extended interview study at 12 companies 

    Palomares Bonache, Cristina; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Quer, Carme; Chatzipetrou, Panagiota; López Cuesta, Lidia; Gorschek, Tony (2021-01-23)
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    Requirements engineering remains a discipline that is faced with a large number of challenges, including the implementation of a requirements elicitation process in industry. Although several proposals have been suggested ...
  • Configuring parallelism for hybrid layouts using multi-objective optimization 

    Munir, Rana Faisal; Abelló Gamazo, Alberto; Romero Moral, Óscar; Thiele, Maik; Lehner, Wolfgang (2020-06-01)
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    Modern organizations typically store their data in a raw format in data lakes. These data are then processed and usually stored under hybrid layouts, because they allow projection and selection operations. Thus, they allow ...
  • Pulsed-temperature metal oxide gas sensors for microwatt power consumption 

    Palacio Bonet, Francisco; Fonollosa Magrinyà, Jordi; Burgués Illa, Xavier; Gómez Cama, José Mª; Marco Colás, Santiago (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2020-01-01)
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    Metal Oxide (MOX) gas sensors rely on chemical reactions that occur efficiently at high temperatures, resulting in too-demanding power requirements for certain applications. Operating the sensor under a Pulsed-Temperature ...
  • A method to estimate software strategic indicators in software development: An industrial application 

    Manzano Aguilar, Martí; Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Gómez Seoane, Cristina; Abhervé, Antonin; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Mendes, Emilia (Elsevier, 2021-01)
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    Context: Exploiting software development related data from software-development intensive organizations to support tactical and strategic decision making is a challenge. Combining data-driven approaches with expert knowledge ...
  • Adaptive monitoring for autonomous vehicles using the HAFLoop architecture 

    Zavala Rodríguez, Edith Berenice; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Marco Gómez, Jordi; Berger, Christian (2020-11-11)
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    Current Self-Adaptive Systems (SASs) such as Autonomous Vehicles (AVs) are systems able to deal with highly complex contexts. However, due to the use of static feedback loops they are not able to respond to unanticipated ...
  • QaSD: A Quality-aware Strategic Dashboard for supporting decision makers in Agile Software Development 

    López Cuesta, Lidia; Manzano Aguilar, Martí; Gómez Seoane, Cristina; Oriol Hilari, Marc; Farré Tost, Carles; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Martínez Fernández, Silverio Juan; Vollmer, Anna Maria (2021-02)
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    Software and data analytics solutions support improving development processes and the quality of the software produced in Agile Software Development (ASD). However, decision makers in software teams (e.g., product owner, ...
  • Data-driven and tool-supported elicitation of quality requirements in agile companies 

    Oriol Hilari, Marc; Martínez Fernández, Silverio Juan; Behutiye, Woubshet; Farré Tost, Carles; Kozik, Rafal; Seppänen, Pertti; Vollmer, Anna Maria; Rodríguez, Pilar; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Aaramaa, Sanja; Abhervé, Antonin; Choras, Michal; Partanen, Jari (2020)
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    Quality requirements (QRs) are a key artifact needed to ensure the quality and success of a software system. Despite their importance, QRs rarely get the same degree of attention as their functional counterpart in agile ...

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