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Advances in Software Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 949746, 28 pages
Specifying Process Views for a Measurement, Evaluation, and Improvement Strategy
1GIDIS_Web, Engineering School, Universidad Nacional de La Pampa, General Pico, Argentina
2School of Software, Beihang University, Beijing, China
Received 24 August 2011; Revised 12 November 2011; Accepted 8 December 2011
Academic Editor: Osamu Mizuno
Copyright © 2012 Pablo Becker et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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