Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination

12th International Conference, SPICE 2012, Palma, Spain, May 29-31, 2012. Proceedings

  • Antonia Mas
  • Antoni Mesquida
  • Terry Rout
  • Rory V. O’Connor
  • Alec Dorling
Conference proceedings SPICE 2012

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 290)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Organizational Process Improvement 1

    1. Sussy Bayona, Jose A. Calvo-Manzano, Tomás San Feliu
      Pages 1-12
    2. Anneli Tuisk, André Karpištšenko, Marion Lepmets
      Pages 13-25
  3. SPI in Small and Very Small Enterprises

    1. Mohammad Zarour, Jean-Marc Desharnais, Abdulrahman Alarifi, Naji Habra, Grégory Cassiers, Antoine Robaeys
      Pages 51-61
  4. Process Models 1

    1. Jeremy Besson, Tanja Woronowicz, Antanas Mitasiunas, Michael Boronowsky
      Pages 75-84
    2. Amalia Alvarez, Santiago Matalonga, Tomás San Feliu
      Pages 85-92
  5. SPI in Automotive Software and Security

    1. Morayo Adedjouma, Hubert Dubois, François Terrier, Tarek Kitouni
      Pages 107-117
    2. Maria Antonieta Garcia, Ernesto Viale, Marco Bellotti, João Carlos Alchieri
      Pages 118-128
    3. Olivier Mangin, Béatrix Barafort, Patrick Heymans, Eric Dubois
      Pages 129-140
  6. SPI in Medical and Safety Critical Systems

    1. Martin McHugh, Fergal McCaffery, Valentine Casey
      Pages 141-147
    2. Silvana Togneri MacMahon, Fergal McCaffery, Sherman Eagles, Frank Keenan, Marion Lepmets, Alain Renault
      Pages 148-160
    3. Gilbert Regan, Fergal McCaffery, Kevin McDaid, Derek Flood
      Pages 161-172
  7. Organizational Process Improvement 2

    1. Antònia Mas, Antoni Lluís Mesquida
      Pages 173-185
    2. Luigi Buglione, Fergal McCaffery, Jean Carlo Rossa Hauck, Christiane Gresse von Wangenheim
      Pages 186-197
    3. Murat Yilmaz, Rory V. O’Connor, Paul Clarke
      Pages 198-209
  8. Process Models 2

    1. Stasys Peldzius, Saulius Ragaisis
      Pages 210-221
    2. Sharmistha Kar, Satyabrata Das, Amiya Kumar Rath, Subrata Kumar Kar
      Pages 222-232
    3. Bharathi V., Udaya Shastry, Joseph Raj
      Pages 233-238
  9. Short Papers

    1. Mirna Muñoz, Antonio De Amescua, Jezreel Mejia, Jose A. Calvo-Manzano, Gonzalo Cuevas, Tomás San Feliu
      Pages 239-243
    2. Ravindra Joshi
      Pages 244-248
    3. Smitha Bhandary, Balaji Ramachandran, Basavaraj Betageri
      Pages 257-260
    4. Anna Orecka, Sebastian Dawid, Rafał Dzianach
      Pages 261-264
    5. Valentine Casey, Fergal McCaffery
      Pages 265-268
    6. Han van Loon
      Pages 269-272
    7. Gerry Crines, Sarah Salahuddin, Donald Mackinnon
      Pages 273-276
    8. Tomas Schweigert, Risto Nevalainen, Detlef Vohwinkel, Morten Korsaa, Miklos Biro
      Pages 289-294
    9. Alec Dorling, Fergal McCaffery
      Pages 295-301
  10. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, SPICE 2012, held in Palma de Mallorca, Spain, in May 2012. The 21 revised full papers presented and 14 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on organizational process improvement; SPI in small and very small enterprises; process models; SPI in automotive software and security; SPI in medical and safety critical systems; short papers.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Antonia Mas
    • 1
  • Antoni Mesquida
    • 1
  • Terry Rout
    • 2
  • Rory V. O’Connor
    • 3
  • Alec Dorling
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of the Balearic IslandsPalma de Mallorca (Illes Balears)Spain
  2. 2.Software Quality InstituteGriffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia
  3. 3.Lero, the Irish Software Engineering, Research CentreDublin City University, School of ComputingDublinIreland
  4. 4.InterSPICE LtdCambridgeUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-30438-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-30439-2
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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