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      A Dynamic Integrated Framework for Software Process Improvement  [Article]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Springer, 2002)
      Current software process models (CMM, SPICE, etc.) strongly recommend the application of statistical control and measure guides to define, implement, and evaluate the effects of different process improvements. However, ...
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      A simplified model of software project dynamics  [Article]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Elsevier, 2001)
      The simulation of a dynamic model for software development projects (hereinafter SDPs) helps to investigate the impact of a technological change, of different management policies, and of maturity level of organisations ...
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      A System Dynamics Approach to Web Service Capacity Management  [Presentation]

      Orta Cuevas, Elena; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (IEEE Computer Society, 2009)
      This paper presents a dynamic simulation model applied within the field of web services capacity management. The main purpose of the model is to help manage the web services capacity that providers assign their ...
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      An Integrated Framework for Simulation-based Software Process Improvement  [Article]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Wiley, 2004)
      In this paper we present an integrated framework for software process improvement according to CMM. The framework is double-integrated. First, it is based on the systematic integration of dynamic modules to build ...
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      Analyzing Strategic Business Rules through Simulation Modeling  [Presentation]

      Orta Cuevas, Elena; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (IFIP: International Federation for Information Processing, 2009)
      Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) holds promise for business agility since it allows business process to change to meet new customer demands or market needs without causing a cascade effect of changes in the underlying IT ...
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      Aplicación del Modelado y Simulación de Sistemas Dinámicos al Proceso de Diseño Centrado en el Usuario  [Presentation]

      Hurtado Rodríguez, Nuria; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Torres Valderrama, Jesús (CEUR-WS, 2004)
      La usabilidad de los Sistemas Interactivos se reconoce ya como una componente fundamental del éxito de estos sistemas. Para garantizar la usabilidad, las organizaciones de desarrollo de software deben considerar ...
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      Correspondencia de procesos de la metodología NDT con el estándar ISO 12207  [Article]

      Escalona Cuaresma, María José; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Mas Pichaco, Antonia; Amengual Alcover, Esperança; Ramos Román, Isabel (2009)
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      Estimación del Coste de la Calidad del Software a través de la Simulación del Proceso de Desarrollo  [Article]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel (Universidad Autónoma de Bucaramanga, 2001)
      El objetivo principal del control de calidad no es otro que detectar y corregir los errores que surgen durante el proceso de desarrollo de un producto software, así como garantizar que el producto final responde a las ...
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      Integrating Dynamic Models for CMM-Based Software Process Improvement  [Presentation]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Springer, 2002)
      During the last decade software process simulation has been used to address a wide diversity of management problems. Some of these problems are related to strategic management, technology adoption, understanding, training ...
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      Marco dinámico integrado para la mejora de los procesos software  [Presentation]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, 2002)
      Los modelos de procesos actuales como CMM, SPICE y otros recomiendan la aplicación de control estadístico y de guías de métricas para la definición, implementación y posterior evaluación de diferentes mejoras del proceso. ...
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      Modelado y Simulación como herramienta para la mejora de la Usabilidad  [Presentation]

      Hurtado Rodríguez, Nuria; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Torres Valderrama, Jesús (AIPO: Asociación Interacción Persona-Ordenador, 2005)
      Las técnicas de modelado y simulación se han aplicado desde la década de los 90 para dar respuesta a distintas cuestiones relacionadas con el proceso de desarrollo de software. Una de las principales ventajas del ...
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      Modular Software Process Simulation Models Through Metamodeling  [Presentation]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (World Scientific and Engineering Academy and Society, 2006)
      In this paper we present the main concepts and principles of a multilevel architecture to help in the development of modularized and reusable software process models under the System Dynamics approach. The conceptual ...
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      Multiobjective Simulation Optimisation in Software Project Management  [Presentation]

      Rodríguez, Daniel; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Riquelme Santos, José Cristóbal; Harrison, Rachel (ACM, 2011)
      Traditionally, simulation has been used by project managers in optimising decision making. However, current simulation packages only include simulation optimisation which considers a single objective (or multiple ...
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      Using a Dynamic Model to Simulate the Heuristic Evaluation of Usability  [Presentation]

      Hurtado Rodríguez, Nuria; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Torres Valderrama, Jesús (Springer, 2009)
      Among usability inspection methods, heuristic evaluation, or expert evaluation, is considered the most used and well-known usability evaluation method. The number of evaluators and their expertise are essential aspects ...
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      Using Dynamic Modeling and Simulation to Improve the COTS Software Process  [Presentation]

      Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Ramos Román, Isabel; Toro Bonilla, Miguel (Springer, 2004)
      In the last several years, software industry has undergone a significant transition to the use of existing component products in building systems. Nowadays, more and more solutions are built by integrating Commercial- ...
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      Using Simulation to Aid Decision Making in Managing the Usability Evaluation Process  [Article]

      Hurtado Rodríguez, Nuria; Ruiz Carreira, Mercedes; Orta Cuevas, Elena; Torres Valderrama, Jesús (Elsevier, 2015)
      Context: This paper is developed in the context of Usability Engineering. More specifically, it focuses on the use of modelling and simulation to help decision-making in the scope of usability evaluation. Objective: The ...