Software Engineering and Information Systems
Abstract Integration of IoT, Fog and Cloud Layers with Support for Availability, Performance and Interoperability Quality Attributes

Narges Akhound; Sahar Adabi; Ali Rezaee; Amir masoud Rahmani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 27 September 2022

Abstract
  The advent of the Internet of Things (IoT) technology has made it possible for different devices to be widely connected to the Internet and interact. It has led to the production of large amounts of heterogeneous data. On the other hand, cloud computing is a convenient and efficient processing model ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Investigating the Factors Affecting the Readiness Level of IoT Technology Acceptance (Case Study: Financial Activists, Stock Exchange, and Financial Institutions)

Amir Abbas Farahmand; Reza Radfar; Alireza Poorebrahimi; Mani Sharifi

Volume 7, Issue 2 , May 2021, , Pages 103-126

Abstract
  IoT, a state-of-the-art technology, faces many challenges in its growth and development. One of the main concerns is the potential threats posed by the spread of such technology in the world. The widespread adoption and spread of such a technology can threaten us much more seriously than the Internet ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Overview of the Concepts, Classifications, and Methods of Population Initialization in Metaheuristic Algorithms

Mohammad Reza Hassanzadeh; farshid keynia

Volume 7, Issue 1 , February 2021, , Pages 35-54

Abstract
  Metaheuristic algorithms are typically population-based random search techniques. The general framework of a metaheuristic algorithm consisting of its main parts. The sections of a metaheuristic algorithm include setting algorithm parameters, population initialization, global search section, local search ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Effective Path-aware Approach for Keyword Search over Data Graphs

Asieh Ghanbarpour; Hassan Naderi; Soheil ZareMotlagh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , August 2020, , Pages 169-186

Abstract
  Abstract—Keyword Search is known as a user-friendly alternative for structured languages to retrieve information from graph-structured data. Efficient retrieving of relevant answers to a keyword query and effective ranking of these answers according to their relevance are two main challenges in ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Design Software Failure Mode and Effect Analysis using Fuzzy TOPSIS Based on Fuzzy Entropy

shahrzad Oveisi; Mohammad Nadjafi; Mohammad Ali Farsi; Ali moeini; Mahmood Shabankhah

Volume 6, Issue 3 , August 2020, , Pages 187-200

Abstract
  One of the key pillars of any operating system is its proper software performance. Software failure can have dangerous effects and consequences and can lead to adverse and undesirable events in the design or use phases. The goal of this study is to identify and evaluate the most significant software ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Version Numbering Scheme for Informational Objects Used in VM Live Migration

Majid Tajamolian; Mohammad Ghasemzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 4 , November 2019, , Pages 245-254

Abstract
  Various numbering schemes are used to track different versions and revisions of files, software packages, and documents. One major challenge in this regard is the lack of an all-purpose, adaptive, comprehensive and efficient standard. To resolve the challenge, this article presents Quadruple Adaptive ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Chaotic dynamic analysis and nonlinear control of blood glucose regulation system in type 1 diabetic patients

Saeid Khajehvand; Seyed Mahdi Abtahi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2019, , Pages 81-92

Abstract
  In this paper, chaotic dynamic and nonlinear control in a glucose-insulin system in types I diabetic patients and a healthy person have been investigated. Chaotic analysis methods of the blood glucose system include Lyapunov exponent and power spectral density based on the time series derived from the ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Effective Modality Conflict Model for Identifying Applicable Policies During Policy Evaluation

Hamidah Ibrahim; Fatimah Sidi; Nur Izura Udzir; Poh Kuang Teo

Volume 4, Issue 4 , November 2018, , Pages 255-266

Abstract
  Policy evaluation is a process to determine whether a request submitted by a user satisfies the access control policies defined by an organization. Modality conflict is one of the main issues in policy evaluation. Existing modality conflict detection approaches do not consider complex condition attributes ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Reengineering the Industrial CMMI

Syed Atif Ali Shah

Volume 4, Issue 3 , August 2018, , Pages 135-142

Abstract
  Abstract of Re-engineering of Industrial CMMI Through this research, I have established a general strategy to appraise an organization against a scale of five process maturity levels whilst maintaining a strong mechanics of CMMI. Reengineering of industrial CMMI proposes a novel method for Industrial ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Review of Optical Routers in Photonic Networks-on-Chip: A Literature Survey

Negin Bagheri Renani; Elham Yaghoubi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , August 2018, , Pages 143-154

Abstract
  Due to the increasing growth of processing cores in complex computational systems, all the connection converted bottleneck for all systems. With the protection of progressing and constructing complex photonic connection on chip, optical data transmission is the best choice for replacing with electrical ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Metadata Enrichment for Automatic Data Entry Based on Relational Data Models

Meysam Dolatkia; Sahar Adabi; Ali Rezaee

Volume 4, Issue 3 , August 2018, , Pages 193-208

Abstract
  The idea of automatic generation of data entry forms based on data relational models is a common and known idea that has been discussed day by day more than before according to the popularity of agile methods in software development accompanying development of programming tools. One of the requirements ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Formal Method in Service Composition in Heath Care Systems

Zahra Baatmaanghelich; Ali Rezaee; Sahar Adabi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 1-6

Abstract
  One of the areas with greatest needs having available information at the right moment and with high accuracy is healthcare. Right information at right time saves lives. Healthcare is a vital domain which needs high processing power for high amounts of data. Due to the critical and the special characteristics ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A New Architecture Based on Artificial Neural Network and PSO Algorithm for Estimating Software Development Effort

Amin Moradbeiky; Amid Khatibi Bardsiri

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 7-12

Abstract
  Software project management has always faced challenges that have often had a great impact on the outcome of projects in future. For this, Managers of software projects always seek solutions against challenges. The implementation of unguaranteed approaches or mere personal experiences by managers does ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A New Optimized Hybrid Model Based On COCOMO to Increase the Accuracy of Software Cost Estimation

Ramin Saljoughinejad; Vahid Khatibi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , February 2018, , Pages 27-40

Abstract
  The literature review shows software development projects often neither meet time deadlines, nor run within the allocated budgets. One common reason can be the inaccurate cost estimation process, although several approaches have been proposed in this field. Recent research studies suggest that in order ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Multi-layer Architecture Based on MCDM Methods to Select the Best E-Readiness Assessment Model According to SWOT Analysis

Mina Sadat Mousavi Kasravi; Mohammad Ahmadinia; Abbas Rezaiee

Volume 3, Issue 2 , May 2017, , Pages 65-74

Abstract
  E-readiness is one of the major prerequisites for effective implementation of e-government. For the correct implementation of e-government, it is needed to accurately assess the state of e-readiness in desired community. In this regard, there are models to assess, but the correct choice of model is one ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Hybrid Intelligent Model to Increase the Accuracy of COCOMO

Vida Doranipour

Volume 3, Issue 2 , May 2017, , Pages 107-112

Abstract
  Nowadays, effort estimation in software projects is turned to one of the key concerns for project managers. In fact, accurately estimating of essential effort to produce and improve a software product is effective in software projects success or fail, which is considered as a vital factor. Lack of access ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Availability evaluation of Software architecture of object oriented Style using coloured Petri nets

Abdolghader pourali

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2017, , Pages 1-10

Abstract
  Software architecture is one of the most fundamental products in the process of software development in the areas of behavioral or non- behavioral features like availability or transformability change. There are different ways to evaluate software architecture one of which is the creation of application ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Dynamic Replication based on Firefly Algorithm in Data Grid

mehdi Sadeghzadeh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2017, , Pages 31-38

Abstract
  In data grid, using reservation is accepted to provide scheduling and service quality. Users need to have an access to the stored data in geographical environment, which can be solved by using replication, and an action taken to reach certainty. As a result, users are directed toward the nearest version ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Analysis of Users’ Opinions about Reasons for Divorce

Fatemeh Eghrari Solout; Mehdi Hosseinzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 1-8

Abstract
  One of the most important issues related to knowledge discovery is the field of comment mining. Opinion mining is a tool through which the opinions of people who comment about a specific issue can be evaluated in order to achieve some interesting results. This is a subset of data mining. Opinion mining ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
Leveraging Engaged Parties in SIP Domains of eTOM Framework by using ITSM Reference Model

Faranak Mireskandari; Ramin Nasiri; Gholamreza Latif Shabgahi

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2016, , Pages 49-55

Abstract
  the telecommunications industry plays an important role in providing ICT services to a wide range of customers. In addition to individual customers, corporate customers also are user of these services and have an important role to make return on investment for telecom companies (Telcos). Therefore, this ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
An Improved COCOMO based Model to Estimate the Effort of Software Projects

Vahid Khatibi Bardsiri; Mahboubeh Dorosti

Volume 2, Issue 2 , May 2016, , Pages 11-22

Abstract
  One of important aspects of software projects is estimating the cost and time required to develop projects. Nowadays, this issue has become one of the key concerns of project managers. Accurate estimation of essential effort to produce and develop software is heavily effective on success or failure of ...  Read More

Software Engineering and Information Systems
A Novel ICA-based Estimator for Software Cost Estimation

Behrouz Sadeghi; Vahid Khatibi Bardsiri; Monireh Esfandiari; Farzad Hosseinzadeh

Volume 1, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 15-24

Abstract
  One of the most important and valuable goal of software development life cycle is software cost estimation or SCE. During the recent years, SCE has attracted the attention of researchers due to huge amount of software project requests. There have been proposed so many models using heuristic and meta-heuristic ...  Read More

Computer Architecture and Digital Systems
Typical Ka band Satellite Beacon Receiver Design for Propagation Experimentation

Reza Bahri; Hossein Yarmohammadi; Mohammad Reza keshavarzi; Gholamreza Moradi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , May 2015, , Pages 23-28

Abstract
  This paper presents the design and simulation of a typical Ka band satellite beacon receiver for propagation experimentation. Using satellite beacon signal as a reference signal in satellite wave propagation study, is one of the most important methods. Satellite beacons are frequently available for pointing ...  Read More