Tool Support for Dynamic Development Processes

@inproceedings{Heer2010ToolSF,
  title={Tool Support for Dynamic Development Processes},
  author={Thomas Heer and Markus Heller and Bernhard Westfechtel and Ren{\'e} W{\"o}rzberger},
  booktitle={Graph Transformations and Model-Driven Engineering},
  year={2010}
}
Development processes in engineering disciplines are highly dynamic. Since development projects cannot be planned completely in advance, the process to be executed changes at run time. We present a process management system which seamlessly integrates planning and enactment. The system manages processes at the project management level, but goes beyond the functionality of project management systems inasmuch as it both monitors and controls development processes and supports enactment of tasks… 

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