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Welcome to our lab!

Welcome to the Christian Doppler Laboratory on Monitoring and Evolution of Very-Large-Scale Software Systems! The lab works on theoretical foundations as well as methods, tools, and infrastructures for managing and supporting the monitoring and evolution of very-large-scale software systems (VLSS).The laboratory is hosted by Johannes Kepler University Linz and co-funded by the Christian Doppler Research … Continue reading Welcome to our lab!

CD Labor MEVSS im Bericht von ORF OÖ

Ein Fernsehbeitrag des ORF Oberösterreich vom 22. Jänner 2019 berichtet von der Kooperation des Christian Doppler Labors mit unserem Unternehmenspartner Primetals Technologies. Der Beitrag wurde auch beim Treffpunkt Wissenschaft des ORF OÖ anlässlich 50 Jahre Technisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät der JKU präsentiert. Wir danken dem ORF OÖ für die freundliche Genehmigung.

ORF Treffpunkt Wissenschaft — January 22nd, 2019

Panel discussion with Johannes Jetschgo (ORF), Ingrid Graz (Institute of Experimental Physics), Paul Grünbacher (Institute Software Systems Engineering), Wolfgang Gruber (Institute for Electrical Drives and Power Electronics), Peter Juza (Primetals Technologies), and Nobert Müller (Dean of the TNF Faculty at JKU). Further information About the event

ICPE’18 Presentation Award

Congratulations to Markus Weninger for receiving the “Best Presentation Award” at the 9th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2018). Markus presented the paper “User-defined Classification and Multi-level Grouping of Objects in Memory Monitoring” (co-authored with Hanspeter Mössenböck).


We are happy to announce that Thomas Krismayer (2nd right) received an award of the Austrian Society for Artificial Intelligence (ÖGAI) for his master’s thesis ‘Prediction of User Traits from Music Listening Habits’. The award is given annually to promote excellent theses in the field of artificial intelligence. Congratulations, Thomas!

Erfolgreiche Evaluierung des Labors

Software unterliegt aufgrund neuer Anforderungen, Technologien und sich ändernder Einsatzumgebungen einem ständigen Wandel. Das 2013 gegründete Christian Doppler Labor MEVSS (Monitoring and Evolution of Very-Large-Scale Software Systems) entwickelt Methoden und Werkzeuge zur Überwachung, Anpassung und Weiterentwicklung komplexer Softwaresysteme. Unter der Leitung von Prof. Dr. Paul Grünbacher arbeiten JKU-WissenschafterInnen der Institute Software Systems Engineering und Systemsoftware … Continue reading Erfolgreiche Evaluierung des Labors

Report from ASE’17

The lab presented a paper and a tool demonstration at the 32nd Int’l Conference on Automated Software Engineering. The IEEE/ACM Automated Software Engineering (ASE) Conference series is the premier research forum to discuss foundations, techniques, and tools for automating the analysis, design, implementation, testing, and maintenance of large software systems. Tool Demonstration — Kritzinger, Lisa; … Continue reading Report from ASE’17


We will present the paper “A Classification of Variation Control Systems” (authors: Linsbauer, Berger, Grünbacher) at the 16th Int’l Conference on Generative Programming: Concepts & Experience. The work was carried in collaboration with Thorsten Berger from Chalmers University (Gothenburg, Sweden). Abstract — Version control systems are an integral part of today’s software and systems development … Continue reading @GPCE’17


The 29th Research Methods Seminar (ReMeSe) took place on June 30 at our lab. We were happy to host research groups from TU Vienna (Prof. Biffl) and the University of Innsbruck (Prof. Felderer). Thanks to all presenters! Michael Felderer (University of Innsbruck) “Academia-Industry Collaborations” Kristof Meixner (TU Vienna) “Feature Configuration based on BPMN Processes” Irdin … Continue reading ReMeSe-29