Current Projects


Quality Assurance of Microservice-based systems

Alex Sabau

Quality Assurance of Microservice-based systems Microservice architecture is a software architecture that structures a software application into many individual services instead of a single, strongly-coupled application, also called monolithic architecture. While it creates many solutions to today’s problems in the fast-paced world of software development and shows a particularly high… Read more


Cloud Infrastructure Service Selection and Cost Estimation

Christian Plewnia

Cloud Infrastructure Cost Estimation & Optimization Selecting suitable cloud services and estimating future cloud costs for organizations with a large set of software services is a challenging task. To achieve this, one needs to understand all software applications’ cloud service configuration requirements. Further, one needs to estimate how the applications’… Read more


Transformation towards Test Automation

Nils Wild

Test automation is a central requirement in DevOps, which many companies adopt to increase the quality of their products and reduce the time to market. Despite the efforts, most companies still rely on manual testing to assess the functionality of their products. Besides the time to automate Tests, expertise is… Read more


Enterprise Architecture Debt

Peter Alexander

Enterprise Architecture Debt IT initiatives have constituted a major proportion of the overall strategic initiatives in today’s businesses. To fulfill the full potential of IT investments, bridging all gaps between business and IT is the first fundamental step. Such alignment has been the core focus of Enterprise Architecture, a discipline… Read more


DevOps-aware Software Engineering

Andreas Steffens

DevOps-aware Software Engineering: A tight integration of methods from software engineering and software operation the software development process can speed up with an expected higher quality. As systematic approach of transforming and extending the software development is still missing. In this project we establish DevOps-aware Software Engineering in an industrial context and analyses its impact on software architecture, infrastructure and organization. Read more