MULTIOBJECTIVE SOFTWARE RELEASE PLANNING WITH DEPENDENT REQUIREMENTS AND UNDEFINED NUMBER OF RELEASES

Márcia Maria Albuquerque Brasil, Thiago Gomes Nepomuceno da Silva, Fabrício Gomes de Freitas, Jerffeson Teixeira de Souza, Mariela Inés Cortés

Abstract

Release Planning is an important and complex activity in software development. It involves several aspects related to which functionalities are going to be developed in each release of the system. Consistent planning must meet the customers’ needs and comply with existing constraints. Optimization techniques have been successfully applied to solve problems in the Software Engineering field, including the Software Release Planning Problem. In this context, this work presents an approach based on multiobjective optimization for the problem when the number of releases is not known a priori or when the number of releases is a value expected by stakeholders. The strategy regards on the stakeholders’ satisfaction, business value and risk management, as well as provides ways for handling requirements interdependencies. Experiments show the feasibility of the proposed approach.

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Albuquerque Brasil M., Gomes Nepomuceno da Silva T., Gomes de Freitas F., Teixeira de Souza J. and Cortés M. (2011). MULTIOBJECTIVE SOFTWARE RELEASE PLANNING WITH DEPENDENT REQUIREMENTS AND UNDEFINED NUMBER OF RELEASES . In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS, ISBN 978-989-8425-55-3, pages 97-107. DOI: 10.5220/0003510100970107


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@conference{iceis11,
author={Márcia Maria Albuquerque Brasil and Thiago Gomes Nepomuceno da Silva and Fabrício Gomes de Freitas and Jerffeson Teixeira de Souza and Mariela Inés Cortés},
title={MULTIOBJECTIVE SOFTWARE RELEASE PLANNING WITH DEPENDENT REQUIREMENTS AND UNDEFINED NUMBER OF RELEASES},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,},
year={2011},
pages={97-107},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003510100970107},
isbn={978-989-8425-55-3},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 3: ICEIS,
TI - MULTIOBJECTIVE SOFTWARE RELEASE PLANNING WITH DEPENDENT REQUIREMENTS AND UNDEFINED NUMBER OF RELEASES
SN - 978-989-8425-55-3
AU - Albuquerque Brasil M.
AU - Gomes Nepomuceno da Silva T.
AU - Gomes de Freitas F.
AU - Teixeira de Souza J.
AU - Cortés M.
PY - 2011
SP - 97
EP - 107
DO - 10.5220/0003510100970107