Software Maintenance Process Assessment Support Tool

Challenge: Develop an assessment support tool for the S3M model What we are doing: We iteratively develop a support tool then experiment with industry Research Content: This research track develops the automated tool that supports the maturity assessment of software maintenance. Requirements originate from ISO15504 and other industry tools investigated by the students. This thesis […]

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Adaptation of ISO/IEC Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entreprises

This presentation, given by Prof. C.Laporte editor of ISO/IEC JTC1 WG24, to SEPG Latin America highlights the approach taken to fit current standards to very small enterprises. Software maintenance can be seen as a very small enterprise.  3 View(s)  524.50 KBDownload

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Bloom’s Taxonomy Levels for Software Maintenance

Challenge: Better define what a software maintainer does and the education needs. What we are doing: Investigating how Bloom’s taxonomy can be used to define software maintenance activities and role descriptions within a software engineering process definition, professional development paths, and training program.  3 View(s)  193.77 KBDownload

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Very Small Enterprises (VSE) Quality Process Assessment

Challenge: Software maintenance process improvement needs small scale, fast and effective process improvement activities. Maintainers have their own culture. What we are doing: We work with standardization commitees to see how to scale down standards to work effectively with very small organizations (like maintenance groups) Research Content: This research track explores the main processes concerning […]

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