New video: Towards SysML v2

Lunch seminar: “Towards SysML v2 – Should you be worried about technical debt?” March 22 @ 12:00 – 12:30 Speaker: Antonio Cicchetti, Mälardalen University SysML is a language devoted to system modelling, suitable for tackling the challenges of modern industrial systems development. Currently, a new version is about to be standardized, SysML v2. This new version contains a lot of relevant features, but required a complete redesign with respect to previous versions.

New video: Checking the Checkers

Checking the Checkers – Empirical Evaluation of Static Analysis Tools on Testware March 15 @ 12:00 – 12:30 Software systems are typically divided into production code and test-related code, which have been held to different standards w.r.t. enforcing their respective quality. In recent years, test code quality issues have gained traction, for instance in their relationship to test flakiness. During discussions with industry, despite access to several types of static analysis tools,

New video: Bird, fish or in between - Value modeling as a technique to help you align your business KPIs

Brown Bag seminar from March 1st, hosted by Software Center theme 4: ‘Customer Data and Ecosystem Driven Development’. Speaker is Helena H. Olsson, Malmö University. Link to the video: https://youtu.be/iUqLlh_ZIKE Abstract: Data driven and experimental development practices provide effective means for companies to adopt a customer and market-centric way-of-working. In online companies, controlled experimentation is the primary technique to measure how customers respond to variants of deployed software. Over the

New video: There, but what about Back Again?

Software Center lunch seminar: “There, but what about Back Again? – Propagating manual modifications from generated code to the design model” Speaker: Robbert Jongeling, MDH In one of its forms, model-based development brings the benefit of complete code generation from design models. The generated code may be subject to manual changes for several reasons, such as fixing errors after code-level testing, or adjusting the code for different variants of targeted

New video: For a few dollars more... we forgot our process

Recording of the Software Center lunch seminar: “For a few dollars more… we forgot our process” Speaker: Antonio Martini Description: Process improvement might be down-prioritized exactly like software quality. Besides the well-known Technical Debt, we should also pay attention to possibly dangerous Process Debt. In this talk I’ll introduce the concept and share a few interesting findings for the first investigation with the software center companies. Link to the recorded

Videos from the Sprint 19 Reporting workshop

Thank you all for attending the Sprint 19 Reporting workshop! Recordings of presentations are now available in the Software Center YouTube channel, with direct links in the agenda below; enjoy! The next reporting workshop is taking place on June 17th, we are looking forward to seeing you there! Presentations from the December Reporting Workshop: 10:00-10:30: Opening: Jan Bosch 10:30-11:00: Shifting Gears: Towards Continuous Value Flow Keynote presentation by Dr Frances

Sprint 17 reporting workshop at Gothia Towers

Today, some 130 Software Center enthusiasts met at Gothia Towers in Gothenburg for the sprint No 17 Reporting workshop. We conclude that Software Center now has 14 industrial and 5 academic partners, joining forces to significantly improve the digitalization capability of the European Software-Intensive industry. A warm thank you to each and everyone who contributed with talks, presentations, poster and discussions! Below, a few presentations from the workshop: Opening: Opening

Software Center Annual Report 2018

We have had quite a year 2018 with many successes and positive developments. To name just a few: We kicked off and grew the senior leaders, product management and systems engineering communities in response to the broadened scope of Software Center. We added CEVT as a new partner during this year and experience very strong interest from several other companies so I am hopeful that we will add new partners

Software Center Annual Report

The Software Center Annual Report is summarizing activities, projects and publications in Software Center during 2017.    2017 is the year that Software Center changed perspective from the more confined scope of best practices to software engineering to the broader scope of digitalization. In addition, we changed the scope from Nordic to European. So, the expanded mission of Software Center is to “improve the digitalization capability of the European Software-Intensive industry