Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement

25th European Conference, EuroSPI 2018, Bilbao, Spain, September 5-7, 2018, Proceedings

  • Xabier Larrucea
  • Izaskun Santamaria
  • Rory V. O'Connor
  • Richard Messnarz
Conference proceedings EuroSPI 2018

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 896)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XX
  2. SPI Context and Agility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Rafaela Mantovani Fontana, Regina Albuquerque, Rosmar Luz, Ana Carolina Moises, Andreia Malucelli, Sheila Reinehr
      Pages 3-14
    3. Gorka Benguria, Juncal Alonso, Iñaki Etxaniz, Leire Orue-Echevarria, Marisa Escalante
      Pages 15-27
  3. SPI and Safety Testing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Georg Macher, Markus Bachinger, Andreas Kager, Michael Stolz, Christian Kreiner
      Pages 56-67
    3. Walter Sebron, Hans Tschürtz, Peter Krebs
      Pages 68-79
  4. SPI and Management Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Jan Pries-Heje, Peter H. Carstensen, Jørn Johansen, Otto Vinter
      Pages 83-94
    3. Paulo Roberto Martins de Andrade, Samira Sadaoui
      Pages 95-107
    4. Mehvish Rashid, Paul M. Clarke, Rory V. O’Connor
      Pages 108-119
  5. SPI and Assessment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 121-121
    2. Tatsuya Nonoyama, Edward Kabaale, Lian Wen, David Tuffley, Zhe Wang
      Pages 123-135
    3. Samuel Renault, Stéphane Cortina, Philippe Valoggia
      Pages 136-146
    4. Peter H. Carstensen, Otto Vinter
      Pages 147-158
  6. SPI and Safety Critical

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 159-159
    2. Fergal McCaffery, Özden Özcan-Top, Ceara Treacy, Pangkaj Paul, John Loane, Jennifer Crilly et al.
      Pages 173-180
    3. Timo Varkoi, Timo Mäkinen, Frank Cameron, Risto Nevalainen
      Pages 181-192
  7. GamifySPI

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. İpek Ohri, İrem Öge, Bora Orkun, Murat Yilmaz, Eray Tuzun, Paul Clarke et al.
      Pages 195-206
    3. Mirna Muñoz, Adriana Peña, Jezreel Mejia, Gloria Piedad Gasca-Hurtado, Maria Clara Gómez-Álvarez, Luis Hernández
      Pages 219-228
    4. Alejandro Calderón, Manuel Trinidad, Mercedes Ruiz, Rory V. O’Connor
      Pages 229-239
    5. Gloria Piedad Gasca-Hurtado, María Clara Gómez-Alvarez, Mirna Muñoz, Jezreel Mejía
      Pages 240-253
    6. Zulal Akarsu, Özgün Onat Metin, Deniz Gungor, Murat Yilmaz
      Pages 254-264
    7. Sebastian Janocha, Peter Witzgall, Adrian Indefrey, Peter Kapfhammer
      Pages 265-276
  8. SPI in Industry 4.0

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
  9. Best Practices in Implementing Traceability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Suha Akman, Elif Berru Aksuyek, Onur Kaynak
      Pages 291-303
  10. Good and Bad Practices in Improvement

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 305-305
    2. So Norimatsu, Toshiyuki Kishi, Noriko Wada
      Pages 307-317
    3. Tomas Schweigert, Michael Phillipp
      Pages 318-328
  11. Safety and Security

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 329-329
    2. Jürgen Dobaj, Johannes Iber, Michael Krisper, Christian Kreiner
      Pages 341-353
    3. Xabier Larrucea, Félix Nanclares, Izaskun Santamaria, Ricardo Ruiz Nolasco
      Pages 354-367
    4. Michael Krisper, Johannes Iber, Jürgen Dobaj
      Pages 368-379
    5. Armin Riess, Marion Lepmets, Sharon McKechnie, Alastair Walker
      Pages 380-386
    6. Richard Messnarz, Harald Sporer
      Pages 387-397
  12. Experiences with Agile and Lean

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 399-399
    2. Alexander Poth, Mark Werner, Xinyan Lei
      Pages 401-409
    3. Marcos Pacheco, Antoni-Lluís Mesquida, Antònia Mas
      Pages 426-436
    4. Richard Messnarz, Bernhard Sechser, Holger Höhn, Volker Lehmann, Damjan Ekert
      Pages 443-455

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 25th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, EuroSPI conference, held in Bilbao, Spain, in September 2018.

The 56 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 95 submissions. They are organized in topical sections on SPI context and agility, SPI and safety testing, SPI and management issues, SPI and assessment, SPI and safety critical, gamifySPI, SPI in industry 4.0, best practices in implementing traceability, good and bad practices in improvement, safety and security, experiences with agile and lean, standards and assessment models,team skills and diversity strategies, SPI in medical device industry, empowering the future infrastructure.


ISO/IEC 1207 ISO/IEC 14504 ISO/IEC 29110 process improvement Process management project management software development software engineering software evaluation software standards

Editors and affiliations

  • Xabier Larrucea
    • 1
  • Izaskun Santamaria
    • 2
  • Rory V. O'Connor
    • 3
  • Richard Messnarz
    • 4
  1. 1.Tecnalia BizkaiaSan SebastiánSpain
  2. 2.Tecnalia BizkaiaSan SebastiánSpain
  3. 3.School of ComputingDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  4. 4.I.S.C.N. GesmbHGrazAustria

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