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  • Mapping the sustainable development goals into the EDINSOST sustainability map of bachelor engineering degrees 

    Sánchez Carracedo, Fermín; López Álvarez, David; Bragós Bardia, Ramon; Cabré Garcia, José M.; Climent Vilaró, Joan; Vidal López, Eva María; Martín Escofet, Carme (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This Research to Practice Work in Progress paper presents the work conducted on the use of the Sustainability Map of Bachelor Engineering Degrees (a tool developed by the EDINSOST project) to analyze how Sustainable ...
  • Selection of third party software in Off-The-Shelf-based software development: an interview study with industrial practitioners 

    Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Hauge, Oyvind; Conradi, Reidar; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Li, Jingyue (2011-04)
    Article
    Open Access
    The success of software development using third party components highly depends on the ability to select a suitable component for the intended application. The evidence shows that there is limited knowledge about current ...
  • A framework for selecting workflow tools in the context of composite information systems 

    Carvallo Vega, Juan Pablo; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Quer, Carme; Rodríguez Cámara, Núria (Springer, 2004)
    Conference report
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    When an organization faces the need of integrating some workflow-related activities in its information system, it becomes necessary to have at hand some well-defined informational model to be used as a framework for ...
  • Information microsystems 

    Pradel Miquel, Jordi; Raya Martos, Jose Antonio; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Institute for Systems and Technologies of Information, Control and Communication (INSTICC), 2010)
    Conference lecture
    Open Access
    Given their need to manage the information they have under control, organizations usually choose among two types of widely used IT solutions: 1) information systems based on databases (DBIS) that are powerful but expensive ...
  • Combining different implementations of types in a program 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Ulm University, 1994)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper presents a methodology to support the existence of multiple type implementations when programming with a modular, abstract-data-type oriented language. Multiple implementations arise from the need to separate ...
  • Towards anticipating requirements changes through studies of the future 

    Pimentel, João Henrique; Castro, Jaelson; Perelli, Hermano; Santos, Emanuel; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Whilst it is considered a good practice to focus Requirements Engineering on current stakeholder needs, the high costs implied by requirements changes and the emergence of the Autonomic Computing paradigm raised the need ...
  • The convenience for a notation to express non-functional characteristics of software components 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier (1997)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Software systems are characterised both by their functionality (what the system does) and by their non-functionality (how does the system behave with respect to some observable attributes like performance, reusability, ...
  • Modelling non-functional requirements 

    Botella López, Pere; Burgués Illa, Xavier; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Huerta, Mario; Salazar, Guadalupe (Universidad de Sevilla, 2001)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    We present in this paper the language NoFun for stating component quality in the framework of the ISO/IEC quality standards. The language consists of three different parts. In the first one, software quality characteristics ...
  • Análisis comparativo de lenguajes de modelado orientados a objetivos basados en i* 

    Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Cares Gallardo, Carlos; Carvallo Vega, Juan Pablo; Grau Colom, Gemma; Haya, Mariela; Salazar Zarate, Guadalupe; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Mayol Sarroca, Enric; Quer, Carme (2004)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Los modelos orientados a objetivos son usados frecuentemente en disciplinas tales como la ingeniería de requisitos o el modelado de procesos en organizaciones. i* es una de las notaciones más empleadas para construir este ...
  • Constructing and using software requirement patterns 

    Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Quer, Carme; Renault, Samuel; Guerlain, Cindy; Palomares Bonache, Cristina (Springer, 2013)
    Part of book or chapter of book
    Open Access
    Software requirement reuse strategies are necessary to capitalize and reuse knowledge in the requirement engineering phase. The PABRE framework is designed to support requirement reuse through the use of software requirement ...
  • Open source collaboration for fostering off-the-shelf components selection 

    Ayala Martínez, Claudia Patricia; Sørensen, Carl-Fredrik; Franch Gutiérrez, Javier; Li, Jingyue; Conradi, Reidar (Springer, 2007)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    The use of Off-The-Shelf software components in Component- Based Development implies many challenges. One of them is the lack of available and well-suited data to support selection of suitable OTS components. This paper ...
  • Coping with and addressing the risks of children TV and online devices usage: A review and proposal of guidelines for parents 

    Casany Guerrero, María José; Alier Forment, Marc (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2019)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    Children start to be heavy users of media and connected devices as young as 5 years old. This widespread change of habits, while it is regarded as an opportunity for enhanced learning and acquisition of digital literacy, ...

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