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12 years 12 months ago
Support for Different Roles in Software Engineering Master's Thesis Projects
Like many engineering programs in Europe, the final part of most Swedish software engineering programs is a longer project in which the students write a Master's thesis. These...
Martin Höst, Robert Feldt, Frank Lüders
145views more  LRE 2010»
13 years 1 days ago
Annotation of multiword expressions in the Prague dependency treebank
In this article we want to demonstrate that annotation of multiword expressions in the Prague Dependency Treebank is a well defined task, that it is useful as well as feasible, an...
Eduard Bejcek, Pavel Stranák
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13 years 7 days ago
Selecting users for participation in IT projects: Trading a representative sample for advocates and champions?
The selection of users for participation in IT projects involves trade-offs between multiple criteria, one of which is selecting a representative cross-section of users. This crite...
Rasmus Rasmussen, Anders S. Christensen, Tobias Fj...
145views more  IJBIS 2010»
13 years 2 months ago
A multi-attribute group decision support system for information technology project selection
: The increasing intensity of global competition and the rapid advances in information technology (IT) have led organisations to search for more efficient and effective ways to man...
Faramak Zandi, Madjid Tavana
13 years 2 months ago
Integrating Data from Multiple Repositories to Analyze Patterns of Contribution in FOSS Projects
: The majority of Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) developers are mobile and often use different identities in the projects or communities they participate in. These characteri...
Sulayman K. Sowe, Antonio Cerone
13 years 3 months ago
Quality Classifiers for Open Source Software Repositories
Open Source Software (OSS) often relies on large repositories, like SourceForge, for initial incubation. The OSS repositories offer a large variety of meta-data providing interesti...
George Tsatsaronis, Maria Halkidi, Emmanouel A. Gi...
13 years 3 months ago
Supporting Multidisciplinary Teams and Early Design Stages Using Storyboards
Current tools for multidisciplinary teams in user-centered software engineering (UCSE) provide little support for the different approaches of the various disciplines in the project...
Mieke Haesen, Jan Meskens, Kris Luyten, Karin Coni...
13 years 3 months ago
A Comparison and Critique of Eucalyptus, OpenNebula and Nimbus
Eucalyptus, OpenNebula and Nimbus are three major open-source cloud-computing software platforms. The overall function of these systems is to manage the provisioning of virtual ma...
Peter Sempolinski, Douglas Thain
395views Education» more  SIGCSE 2010»
13 years 3 months ago
Linux kernel projects for an undergraduate operating systems course
In this paper, we present a series of programming projects based on the Linux kernel for students in a senior-level undergraduate operating systems course. The projects we describ...
Rob Hess, Paul Paulson
13 years 3 months ago
Reducing estimation uncertainty with continuous assessment: tracking the "cone of uncertainty"
Accurate software cost and schedule estimations are essential especially for large software projects. However, once the required efforts have been estimated, little is done to rec...
Pongtip Aroonvatanaporn, Chatchai Sinthop, Barry W...