Product-Focused Software Process Improvement

13th International Conference, PROFES 2012, Madrid, Spain, June 13-15, 2012 Proceedings

  • Oscar Dieste
  • Andreas Jedlitschka
  • Natalia Juristo
Conference proceedings PROFES 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7343)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Keynote Address

  3. Process-Focused Software Process Improvement

    1. Anu Raninen, Tanja Toroi, Hannu Vainio, Jarmo J. Ahonen
      Pages 3-16
    2. Henri Heiskanen, Mika Maunumaa, Mika Katara
      Pages 17-31
    3. Nuno Ferreira, Nuno Santos, Ricardo J. Machado, Dragan Gašević
      Pages 44-58
  4. Product and Process Measurements and Estimation

    1. Vieri del Bianco, Luigi Lavazza, Sandro Morasca
      Pages 59-73
    2. Oscar Castro, Angelina Espinoza, Alfonso Martínez-Martínez
      Pages 74-88
    3. Hironori Washizaki, Toshikazu Koike, Rieko Namiki, Hiroyuki Tanabe
      Pages 89-103
  5. Open-Source, Agile and Lean Practices

    1. Kevin Vlaanderen, Peter van Stijn, Sjaak Brinkkemper, Inge van de Weerd
      Pages 116-130
    2. John Wilmar Castro Llanos, Silvia Teresita Acuña Castillo
      Pages 131-144
    3. Pilar Rodríguez, Jouni Markkula, Markku Oivo, Juan Garbajosa
      Pages 145-159
    4. Nils Brede Moe, Sebastian Barney, Aybüke Aurum, Mahvish Khurum, Claes Wohlin, Hamish T. Barney et al.
      Pages 160-174
  6. Distributed and Global Software Development

    1. Richard Berntsson Svensson, Aybüke Aurum, Barbara Paech, Tony Gorschek, Devesh Sharma
      Pages 175-189
    2. Miguel J. Monasor, Aurora Vizcaíno, Mario Piattini
      Pages 203-217
  7. Empirical Studies

  8. Quality Assessment

    1. Morayo Adedjouma, Hubert Dubois, François Terrier, Tarek Kitouni
      Pages 275-289
    2. Dietmar Winkler, Martina Schmidt, Rudolf Ramler, Stefan Biffl
      Pages 290-304
  9. Special Session on Self-Organizing Systems

    1. Horst F. Wedde
      Pages 305-308
    2. Karl-Erwin Grosspietsch, Tanya A. Silayeva
      Pages 309-319
    3. Sven C. Müller, Ulf Häger, Christian Rehtanz, Horst F. Wedde
      Pages 320-334
    4. Sebastian Senge, Horst F. Wedde
      Pages 335-349
  10. Short Papers

  11. Workshops and Tutorials

    1. Silvia Teresita Acuña Castillo, Marta Gómez, Kostadin Koroutchev
      Pages 366-367
    2. Hermann Kaindl
      Pages 374-376
  12. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13 International Conference on Product-Focused Software Process Improvement, PROFES 2012, held in Madrid, Spain, in June 2012. The 21 revised full papers presented together with 3 short papers and 4 workshop and tutorial papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 49 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on process focused software process improvement, open-source agile and lean practices, product and process measurements and estimation, distributed and global software development, quality assessment, and empirical studies.


agile software development interaction design process model maintenance requirements engineering software product lines

Editors and affiliations

  • Oscar Dieste
    • 1
  • Andreas Jedlitschka
    • 2
  • Natalia Juristo
    • 3
  1. 1.Facultad de InformáticaUniversidad Politécnica de MadridMadridSpain
  2. 2.Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering (Fh IESE)KaiserslauternGermany
  3. 3.Facultad de Informática,Universidad Politécnica de MadridMadridEspaña

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-31062-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-31063-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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