Dirk Riehle's Industry and Research Publications

Category: 3.1 Research (General)

  • Open-source research software (Wilhelm Hasselbring et al., IEEE Computer)

    Open-source research software (Wilhelm Hasselbring et al., IEEE Computer)

    For good scientific practice, research software should be open source. It should be both archived for reproducibility and actively maintained for reusability.

  • Three open data sources made easy

    Three open data sources made easy

    What are the the top three most promising open data sources that you would like to combine for an innovative app or data analysis? Please let us know and we will try to make it easy for you. In more detail (for developers) Open data can be hard to use: Every data source is different,…

  • Why Software Engineering is Not Like Assembly Line Work

    Why Software Engineering is Not Like Assembly Line Work

    The other day I ran into one of the oldest software engineering tropes in the book: That software engineering should be more like work in a factory, and that developers are best equated to assembly line workers who put together a software product by assembling components to a specification. I wasn’t sure whether I should…