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Winners of the ObjektForum Award

SDQ Researchers receive ObjektForum thesis awards


Philipp Merkle and Max Kramer from the Software Design and Quality Group (SDQ) were recognized for their outstanding diploma and master theses by the ObjektForum Karlsruhe.[more]

Cloud Usage Patterns


A new textual and visual formalism for describing common cloud usage scenarios, the work on which has been driven by the Descartes Research Group, was published by SPEC RG.[more]

Cooperation with Salesforce.com


A new cooperation of the Descartes Research Group with Salesforce.com, one of the leading providers of cloud services, launched.[more]

Modagile Mobile, Screenshot heise.de

Multi Platform Development of mobile Apps with Modagile Mobile


The multi platform development approach Modagile Mobile was released. Once again heise online, a key IT media publisher in Germany, featured the release.[more]

Several Group Members Recognized by SPEC President


Qais Noorshams, Aleksandar Milenkoski, and Samuel Kounev from the Descartes Research Group recognized by SPEC's President for outstanding service to SPEC in 2012.[more]

Proceedings of HotTopiCS 2013 online


The proceedings of the International Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Services, co-organized by our group, are available online.[more]



The 3rd RELATE ITN Multi-Skills Training Camp took place at Charles University Prague (Czech Republic) from April 17th to 19th, 2013.[more]

GFFT Award "Best Diploma Thesis"


Alexander Wert from the Software Design and Quality Group received for his Diploma Thesis the GFFT "Best Diploma Thesis" Award.[more]

Volume 10 of the Karlsruhe Series on Software Design and Quality released


Modelling Event-Based Interactions in Component-Based Architectures for Quantitative System Evaluation.[more]

New Journal Article


New article on "Modeling Event-based Communication" is now available.[more]

1st Workshop on View-Based, Aspect-Oriented and Orthographic Software Modelling


Ralf Reussner will be co-organizer of a workshop at ECMFA/ECOOP/ECSA 2013 in Montpellier.[more]

Article about Airbus cabin software on IEEE Computing Now


An article by Stefan Burger, Oliver Hummel, and Matthias Heinisch about the cabin software of the Airbus A380 is now also available on Computing Now.[more]

SPECtacular Award 2012


Qais Noorshams receives SPECtacular Contributor Award 2012 from the Standard Performance Evaluation Coorporation (SPEC) for technical leadership.[more]

Neue Lehrveranstaltungsform: Projektgruppe


Die Projektgruppe zur Modellgetriebenen Software-Entwicklung am Lehrstuhl Reussner verbindet Forschung & Lehre sowie Theorie & Praxis.[more]

Report on ABB experiences with Palladio


Talk on performance engineering at ABB. The ABB system is a high performance service and maintenance data repository.[more]

Christoph Rathfelder received his PhD

New PhD: Dr.-Ing. Christoph Rathfelder


Christoph Rathfelder from the Descartes Research Group (at SDQ) and FZI received his PhD. Congratulations![more]



Workshop on "Online Models for Quality-of-Service and Resource Management" organized by the Descartes Research Group.[more]

Survey on Network Virtualization Techniques


A new survey article on network virtualization for QoS-Aware resource management in modern data centers available for download.[more]

SDQ Winter Day 2012


Weihnachtliches Ambiente, Kekse und Glühwein kostenlos am Mittwoch, den 12.12. ab 15:45 Uhr – alle Studentinnen und Studenten sind herzlich eingeladen![more]

Karlsruhe Web Performance Group Kickoff Meetup: Web vs Native @ Facebook (Jackson Gabbard, Facebook, London)


The first Meetup of the Karlsruhe Web Performance Group will be hosted by the chair for Software Design and Quality.[more]

Palladio-Bench Release 3.4

Software Architecture Simulator "Palladio-Bench 3.4" with support of event-based communication


Karlsruhe, Paderborn. The open source project Palladio has releases the latest version of its software architecture simulator "Palladio-Bench". The community had prepared the release during their so-called "Palladio Days" user and developer meeting in Paderborn, Germany.[more]

Best Graduate Award (Absolventenpreis)


Simon Spinner from the Descartes Research Group (at SDQ) was awarded as the best graduate at the Faculty of Informatics at KIT for the year 2011/12. [more]

VMware Academic Research Award


A new long-term cooperation of VMware, Inc. with the Descartes Research Group launched as part of a new VMware Academic Research Award.[more]



Workshop on "Component-based Software Engineering" organized as part of the FP7 ITN Project RELATE[more]

New industrial case study for Palladio


Our case study applying the palladio approach to 1&1's e-mail system has been accepted for publication at the 10th Working IEEE/IFIP Conference on Software Architecture 2012 (WICSA’12)[more]

Franz Brosch received his PhD

New PhD: Dr. Franz Brosch


Franz Brosch, member of SDQ and FZI, received his PhD. Congratulations![more]


[DE] Kinder als Brückenbauer und Baustatiker auf dem Fest der jungen Forscher in Karlsruhe


Wie schafft man es, ein Auto von A nach B über einen Fluss zu bringen?[more]

Benjamin Klatt and Martin Küster

CompArch Young Investigator Award for Benjamin Klatt and Martin Küster


Two SDQ researchers win the 2012 CompArch Young Investigator Award for their paper on migration of product copies to a software product line using architectural information. [more]

SDQ bei „Stadt der jungen Forscher“ am 23.06.


Mit der Palladio-Brücke ist die SDQ-Gruppe beim „Fest der jungen Forscher“ auf dem Friedrichsplatz Karlsruhe vertreten.[more]

GI Dagstuhl Seminar


The GI Dagstuhl Seminar 12211 on "QoS Attributes in Service- and Cloud-based Systems" co-organized by our group took place from May 20-25.[more]

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