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Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement

21st European Conference, EuroSPI 2014, Luxembourg, June 25-27, 2014. Proceedings

  • Béatrix Barafort
  • Rory V. O’Connor
  • Alexander Poth
  • Richard Messnarz
Conference proceedings EuroSPI 2014

Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 425)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. SPI and Very Small Entities

    1. Euclides Moreno-Campos, Mary-Luz Sanchez-Gordón, Ricardo Colomo-Palacios, Antonio de Amescua Seco
      Pages 1-12
    2. Antoni-Lluís Mesquida, Antonia Mas, Adelaida Delgado
      Pages 25-35
  3. Process Improvement Frameworks

    1. Derek Flood, Fergal Mc Caffery, Gilbert Regan, Val Casey
      Pages 36-47
    2. Béatrix Barafort, Anne Rousseau, Eric Dubois
      Pages 48-59
    3. Hannu Jaakkola, Bernhard Thalheim
      Pages 60-72
  4. Testing and Improvement Issues

    1. Olga Kovalenko, Dietmar Winkler, Marcos Kalinowski, Estefania Serral, Stefan Biffl
      Pages 73-85
    2. Ahmad Nauman Ghazi, Jesper Andersson, Richard Torkar, Kai Petersen, Jürgen Börstler
      Pages 86-98
    3. Sven Richter, David Escorial Rico
      Pages 99-110
  5. SPI and People Issues

    1. Murat Yilmaz, Rory V. O’Connor, Paul Clarke
      Pages 111-122
    2. Mirna Muñoz, Jezreel Mejia, Gloria Piedad Gasca-Hurtado, Claudia Valtierra, Brenda Duron
      Pages 123-134
    3. Rory V. O’Connor, Natalia Duchonova
      Pages 135-146
  6. SPI and Quality Issues

    1. Jesse Yli-Huumo, Ossi Taipale, Kari Smolander
      Pages 159-169
    2. Adler Diniz de Souza, Ana Regina Cavalcanti Rocha, Djenane Cristina, Bruno Augusto Constantino
      Pages 170-181
  7. Software Processes in Various Contexts

    1. Ann Osborne O’Hagan, Gerry Coleman, Rory V. O’Connor
      Pages 182-193
    2. Gasca-Hurtado Gloria Piedad, Mirna Muñoz, Jezreel Mejia, Calvo-Manzano Jose A.
      Pages 194-205
    3. Gilbert Regan, Miklos Biro, Fergal Mc Caffery, Kevin Mc Daid, Derek Flood
      Pages 206-216
  8. Selected Key Notes and Workshop Papers

    1. Creating Environments Supporting Innovation and Improvement

      1. Elli Georgiadou, Kerstin Siakas, Richard Messnarz
        Pages 217-230

About these proceedings


This volume constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 21st EuroSPI conference, held in Luxembourg, in June 2014. The 18 revised papers presented together with 11 invited papers in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected. They are organized in topical sections on SPI and very small entities; process improvement frameworks; testing and improvement issues; SPI and people issues; SPI and quality issues; software processes in various contexts. The volume also contains selected keynote papers from EuroSPI workshops and invited papers covering the topic of creating environments supporting innovation and improvement.


SPI VSE applied computing business process management enterprise computing human factors innovation process improvement frameworks service management software creation and management software engineering software process improvement software quality software testing very small entities

Editors and affiliations

  • Béatrix Barafort
    • 1
  • Rory V. O’Connor
    • 2
  • Alexander Poth
    • 3
  • Richard Messnarz
    • 4
  1. 1.Public Research Center Henri TudorLuxembourg-KirchbergLuxembourg
  2. 2.Dublin City UniversityIreland
  3. 3.Volkswagen AGWolfsburgGermany
  4. 4.ISCN GesmbHGrazAustria

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