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    Developing a companion to the U-Qasar methodology

    by  • July 29, 2015 • Methods, Publication • 0 Comments

    The U-Qasar project has started the development of a companion to its methodology. The methodology is the ultimate document to help you create the Quality Model for your company, project or product. It describes a specific Quality Objectives Setting method, aka The Workshop, that gets everyone in the company to contribute to the quality model....

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    Recap of PROFES 2014 Conference

    by  • January 14, 2015 • Conference, Publication, Quality measurement, Software development, Software engineering, Software Testing & QA, Visualization • 0 Comments

    Last month took place the PROFES 2014 conference, focused on “software engineering techniques, methods, and technologies for product-focused software development and process improvement as well as their practical application in an industrial setting”. The conference consisted of tutorials, a doctoral consortium, and academic presentations. The online conference program now includes slides for all the...

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    What do you understand by SQA?

    by  • December 2, 2014 • Publication, Quality assurance market, Quality measurement, Software quality • 0 Comments

    In the last post, we talked about how users can contribute to SQA processes in FLOSS. That somehow brought up the idea that SQA means different things depending who is doing it. In this post we try to better define the different understandings of SQA. Kitchenham and Pfleeger (1996) characterize software quality as an elusive...

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    Users’ SQA role in Open Source software

    by  • November 24, 2014 • Publication, Software quality, Software Testing & QA, Tools • 0 Comments

    Nowadays , the pervasiveness of open source software is absolute. From source code snippets, web libraries, platforms’ plug-ins and add-ons, computer programs, and even operating systems are open source. The fact that open source software allows to check for the source code has been claimed as beneficial to guarantee its quality, and even its...

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    KES International Conference on Intelligent Decision Technologies, IDT-2013

    by  • August 26, 2013 • Conference, Event, Publication

    ATB being one of the consortium members, participated in the KES International Conference on Intelligent Decision Technologies, IDT-2013. The conference took place in Sesimbra Portugal from the 26th of June up to the 28th of June. ATB presented a paper that deals with the U-QASAR project and concept of the envisaged platform. Its title is Context Sensitive...

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