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OpenTrace: an Open Source Workbench for Automatic Software Traceability Link Recovery

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TitleOpenTrace: an Open Source Workbench for Automatic Software Traceability Link Recovery
Publication TypeConference Paper
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsAngius, E., and R. Witte
Refereed DesignationRefereed
Conference Name19th Working Conference on Reverse Engineering (WCRE 2012)
Pagination507–508
Date PublishedOctober 15-18
PublisherIEEE Computer Society
Conference LocationKingston, Ontario, Canada
Type of WorkDemo
ISBN Number978-0-7695-4891-3
KeywordsSoftware Traceability
Abstract

Research in automatic traceability link recovery typically involves running a large number experiments on various datasets in order to compare the performance of different approaches in different configurations. Each experiment comprises a number of steps, including data preparation, artifact preprocessing, link generation, and filtering. Additionally, evaluation metrics need to be computed on the obtained results. We present OpenTrace, the first extensible open source workbench that facilitates reproducible experiments in traceability research through a pluggable component framework.

DOI10.1109/WCRE.2012.63
Copyright

Copyright © 2012 by The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.

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