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ECSA 2020
Mon 14 - Fri 18 September 2020 L'Aquila, Italy
Fri 18 Sep 2020 10:30 - 10:50 at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel - S10: Distributed Systems Chair(s): Luciano Baresi

Modern software systems often are structured as distributed component-based architectures, such as microservice architectures. However, such systems come with significant challenges in cross-component issue management. Each component usually manages its issues in an independent issue management system, and conventional issue management systems only have a project-specific scope. Therefore, issues that affect multiple components or propagate across various components cannot be displayed. Furthermore, issues cannot be linked semantically to issues in other components. Instead, emergency solutions, such as a URL to the other issue, must be used. This makes it challenging to recognize cross-component dependency information. This paper presents Gropius, a tool for integrated management of cross-component issues. Gropius graphically models such cross-component issues together with the system architecture in a notation similar to a UML component diagram. Additionally, other research and industry efforts to manage such issues are discussed and compared to Gropius.

Conference Day
Fri 18 Sep

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09:50 - 11:10
S10: Distributed SystemsResearch Papers / Doctoral Symposium / Journal First / Tool Demos at ECSA 2020 Teams Channel
Chair(s): Luciano BaresiPolitecnico di Milano

Virtualization support: Claudio Di Sipio

Decentralized Architecture for Energy-aware Service AssemblyBest paperResearch Track
Research Papers
Mauro CaporuscioLinnaeus University, Mirko D'AngeloLinnaeus University, Sweden, Vincenzo GrassiUniversity of Roma "Tor Vergata", Raffaela MirandolaPolitecnico di Milano
Software Development Analytics for Xen: Why and HowJournal-First
Journal First
Daniel Izquierdo-CortazarBitergia, Jesus M. Gonzalez-BarahonaUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos, Lars KurthXen, Gregorio RoblesUniversidad Rey Juan Carlos
Gropius - A Tool for Managing Cross-Component IssuesTool DemoBest Tool Demo Candidate
Tool Demos
Sandro SpethUniversity of Stuttgart, Uwe BreitenbücherUniversity of Stuttgart, Steffen BeckerUniversity of Stuttgart
Big Data and Machine Intelligence in Software Platforms for Smart CitiesDoctoral Symposium
Doctoral Symposium
Mubashir AliUniversity of Bergamo