Paper accepted @ EDOC 2019!

Simon Hacks, Alexander Hacks, Sotirios Katsikeas, Benedikt Klaer, and Robert Lagerström: Creating Meta Attack Language Instances using ArchiMate: Applied to Electric Power and Energy System Cases Abstract Cyber attacks on power assets can have disastrous consequences...

SQA guest lecture @ IVU!

In the context of the SQA lecture, IVU introduced to the students the challenges of testing large and complex application landscapes and present some developed solutions. As this lecture was given at the IVU building in Aachen, students were invited to explore the...

Paper accepted @ INFORMATIK 2019!

Niklas Dohmen, Kevin Koopmann, and Simon Hacks: Optimizing Enterprise Architecture Considering Different Budgets Abstract Enterprise Architectures (EA) are used to define the structure and operation of an organization and commonly find usage in the realization and...

Paper accepted @ CTA 2019!

Konrad Fögen, Horst Lichter: Repairing Over-Constrained Models for Combinatorial Robustness Testing Abstract Testing negative scenarios is important to evaluate robustness of software systems. Error-handling can terminate the system before all values are evaluated and...

137 Years of SE@RWTH Aachen!

On 17th May we celebrated 137 Year of Software Engineering@RWTH Aachen! This number results from – 75th birthday of Prof M. Nagl, – 20th anniversary of Prof. H. Lichter, – 10th anniversary of Prof. B Rumpe, and – 32nd anniversary of the Chair...

We are organizing the 7th QuASoQ workshop!

7th Workshop on Quantitative Approaches to Software Quality in conjunction with the 26th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2019) Putrajaya, Malaysia, 2th December 2019 The workshop aims at gathering together researchers and practitioners to discuss...

Paper accepted @ QRS 2019!

Konrad Fögen, Horst Lichter: Combinatorial Robustness Testing with Negative Test Cases Abstract Error-handling is an important means to improve the robustness of a system and testing error-handling is crucial to ensure its correctness. In this paper, we argue that...

Best Paper Award @ ICEIS 2019!

The paper entitled “A Taxonomy for Enterprise Architecture Analysis Research” by Amanda Oliveira Barbosa, Alixandre Santana, Simon Hacks and Niels von Stein received the Best Paper Award at the 21st International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, May 3,...

Workshop Scrum in Industry!

We organized a special workshop in the context of the Software Project Management lecture. There, Frank Linden, a professional Agile Coach from Amadeus IT Group, interactively taught some important aspects of the Scrum framework. Thanks, for offering this opportunity...

Paper accepted @ EMMSAD 2019!

S. Hacks, A. Steffens, P. Hansen, N. Rajashekar: A Continuous Delivery Pipeline for EA model Evolution Abstract The pace of changing structures and complexity within enterprise architecture (EA) models is expected to increase. This will challenge existing maintenance...