Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination

13th International Conference, SPICE 2013, Bremen, Germany, June 4-6, 2013. Proceedings

  • Tanja Woronowicz
  • Terry Rout
  • Rory V. O’Connor
  • Alec Dorling
Conference proceedings SPICE 2013

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 349)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Process Quality

    1. Giuseppe Lami, Luigi Buglione, Fabrizio Fabbrini
      Pages 13-24
  3. Medical Device Software Processes

    1. Anita Finnegan, Fergal McCaffery, Gerry Coleman
      Pages 25-36
    2. Silvana Togneri MacMahon, Fergal McCaffery, Frank Keenan
      Pages 37-48
    3. Valentine Casey, Fergal McCaffery
      Pages 49-60
  4. Design and Use of Process Models

    1. Michael Boronowsky, Antanas Mitasiunas, Jonas Ragaisis, Tanja Woronowicz
      Pages 61-72
    2. Olivier Mangin, Nicolas Mayer, Béatrix Barafort, Patrick Heymans, Eric Dubois
      Pages 73-83
  5. Studies of Software Development

    1. Fritz Stallinger, Robert Neumann, Robert Schossleitner
      Pages 95-106
    2. Çağrı Murat Karapıçak, Onur Demirörs
      Pages 120-129
  6. Agile Development

    1. Ozden Ozcan-Top, Onur Demirörs
      Pages 130-141
    2. Ernest Wallmüller, Fred Kaminski
      Pages 142-153
    3. Tomas Schweigert, Detlef Vohwinkel, Monique Blaschke, Mohsen Ekssir-Monfared
      Pages 154-164
  7. IT Service Management

    1. Marko Jäntti, Terry Rout, Lian Wen, Sanna Heikkinen, Aileen Cater-Steel
      Pages 176-187
    2. Aileen Cater-Steel, Wui-Gee Tan, Mark Toleman, Terry Rout, Anup Shrestha
      Pages 188-198
  8. Assessment for Diagnosis

    1. Martin McHugh, Fergal McCaffery, Brian Fitzgerald, Klaas-Jan Stol, Valentine Casey, Garret Coady
      Pages 199-210
    2. Gilbert Regan, Fergal McCaffery, Kevin McDaid, Derek Flood
      Pages 211-222
    3. Stasys Peldzius, Saulius Ragaisis
      Pages 223-234
  9. Short Papers

  10. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, SPICE 2013, held in Bremen, Germany, in June 2013. The 21 revised full papers presented and 7 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on process quality; medical device software processes; design and use of process models; studies of software development; agile development; IT service management; assessment for diagnosis.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Tanja Woronowicz
    • 1
  • Terry Rout
    • 2
  • Rory V. O’Connor
    • 3
  • Alec Dorling
    • 4
  1. 1.TZI-Universität BremenBremenGermany
  2. 2.Software Quality InstituteGriffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia
  3. 3.Dublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  4. 4.Regulated Software Research GroupDundalk Institute of Technology & LeroDundalkIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-38832-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-38833-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1865-0929
  • Series Online ISSN 1865-0937
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