Kevin Vlaanderen

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Keywords: Software product management Requirements management Requirements refinery Agile development SCRUM a b s t r a c t Context: Although agile software development methods such as SCRUM and DSDM are gaining popularity , the consequences of applying agile principles to software product management have received little attention until now. Objective: In(More)
In recent years, the Web Engineering community has introduced several model-driven methods in order to simplify Web Application development. However, these methods are too general and mainly focus on data intensive Web Applications. A solution to this problem is the Situational Method Engineering. This approach allows the creation or improvement of a web(More)
Incremental method engineering proposes to evolve the information systems development methods of a software company through a step-wise improvement process. In practice, this approach proved to be effective for reducing the risks of failure while introducing method changes. However, little attention has been paid to the important problem of identifying an(More)
Software companies keep evolving their methods for software production, due to the continuous changes in the organizational, technological, and societal context. Implementing changes to existing methods is a complex activity, which depends not only on understanding 'what' to alter, but also on defining 'how' to apply the changes. Approaches in the(More)
During the past decade, much research has been performed in the areas of method engineering and process improvement. As a result of this research, we are developing the online method engine (OME). The OME is a knowledge management system that provides support during process improvement initiatives , using a set of assessments, an extensive method base, and(More)