SOFTWIKI

SoftWiki supports, with respect to software requirements, the cooperation of all the people involved in the software development process. Potentially very large and spatially separate stakeholder groups are enabled to gather, semantically enrich, classify and aggregate software requirements in an easy manner. The network was founded in September, 2009. The SoftWiki approach has already been developed since 2006 within the framework of a research project funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and as part of the research initiative “Software Engineering 2006”; meanwhile achieving the following results:

  • Methodology , for Agile Requirements Engineering
  • Ontology , for Agile Requirements Engineering
  • SoftWiki platform as a prototype of a SoftWiki system
  • Evaluation by members of the network.

Project Partners

  • ISA Informationssysteme GmbH
  • University of Leipzig, Business Information Systems research group
  • University of Duisburg-Essen, Software Systems Engineering research group
  • QA-Systems GmbH
  • PRO DV Software AG
  • T-System Multimedia Solution GmbH
  • LECOS GmbH

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Jürgen Ziegler

Full Professor

Further contributors

Timo Stegemann

Researcher

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Publications

Group context-based adaptations for recommendation

Joop, B. and Ziegler, J. (2010). Semantic Models for Adaptive Interactive Systems (SEMAIS), 1st Workshop in conjunction with the International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI) 2010.. Hong Kong, China.

Integrierte und kontextualisierte Erfassung von Nutzeranforderungen

Lohmann, S. and Ziegler, J. (2009). Agiles Requirements Engineering: für Softwareprojekte mit einer großen Anzahl verteilter Stakeholder. Leipzig.

Semantisch unterstützte Informationsextraktion aus Dokumentenmengen

Heim, P., Stegemann, T., Lohmann, S., and Ziegler, J. (2009). Mensch & Computer 2009. München: Oldenbourg.

Contextualizing Requirements Elicitation – Ein Ansatz zur kontextsensitiven Erfassung von Nutzeranforderungen

Lohmann, S. and Ziegler, J. (2008). Informatik 2008, Beherrschbare Systeme - dank Informatik, Band 2, Beiträge der 38. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.. Bonn: Köllen.

Webbasierte Erfassung und Analyse von Nutzeranforderungen

Lohmann, S. and Ziegler, J. (2008). Mensch und Computer 2008. München: Oldenbourg.

Web-based Stakeholder Participation in Distributed Requirements Elicitation

Lohmann, S., Heim, P., and Lauenroth, K. (2008). Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Requirements Engineering Conference (RE ’08). Los Alamitos, CA, USA: IEEE.

Involving End Users in Distributed Requirements Engineering

Lohmann, S., Ziegler, J., and Heim, P. (2008). Engineering Interactive Systems 2008. Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer.

Semantifying Requirements Engineering - The SoftWiki Approach

Lohmann, S., Heim, P., Auer, S., Dietzold, S., and Riechert, T. (2008). Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Semantic Technologies (I-SEMANTICS ’08). Graz: J.UCS.

Graph-based Visualization of Requirements Relationships

Heim, P., Lohmann, S., Lauenroth, K., and Ziegler, J. (2008). Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Requirements Engineering Visualization (REV 08). Los Alamitos, CA, USA: IEEE.

Collaborative Development of Knowledge Bases in Distributed Requirements Elicitation

Lohmann, S., Riechert, T., Auer, S., and Ziegler, J. (2008). Software Engineering 2008 - Workshopband. Bonn: Köllen.

Partizipationsformen und Entwicklung eines gemeinsamen Verständnisses bei der verteilten Anforderungserhebung

Lohmann, S. and Ziegler, J. (2007). The Social Semantic Web 2007 - Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Social Semantic Web (CSSW). Bonn: Köllen.

Semantic Integrator: Semi-Automatically Enhancing Social Semantic Web Environments

Lohmann, S., Heim, P., and Ziegler, J. (2007). The Social Semantic Web 2007 - Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Social Semantic Web (CSSW). Bonn: Köllen.