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Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping

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Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping. / Varkoi, Timo; Mäkinen, Timo; Gallina, Barbara; Cameron, Frank; Nevalainen, Risto.

Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement - 24th European Conference, EuroSPI 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, 2017. p. 83-95 (Communications in Computer and Information Science; Vol. 748).

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Varkoi, T, Mäkinen, T, Gallina, B, Cameron, F & Nevalainen, R 2017, Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping. in Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement - 24th European Conference, EuroSPI 2017, Proceedings. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol. 748, Springer Verlag, pp. 83-95, European Conference on Software Process Improvement, 1/01/00. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-64218-5_7

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Varkoi, T., Mäkinen, T., Gallina, B., Cameron, F., & Nevalainen, R. (2017). Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping. In Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement - 24th European Conference, EuroSPI 2017, Proceedings (pp. 83-95). (Communications in Computer and Information Science; Vol. 748). Springer Verlag. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-64218-5_7

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Varkoi T, Mäkinen T, Gallina B, Cameron F, Nevalainen R. Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping. In Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement - 24th European Conference, EuroSPI 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag. 2017. p. 83-95. (Communications in Computer and Information Science). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-64218-5_7

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Varkoi, Timo ; Mäkinen, Timo ; Gallina, Barbara ; Cameron, Frank ; Nevalainen, Risto. / Towards systematic compliance evaluation using safety-oriented process lines and evidence mapping. Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement - 24th European Conference, EuroSPI 2017, Proceedings. Springer Verlag, 2017. pp. 83-95 (Communications in Computer and Information Science).

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