Application-oriented research company in the field of software

Partner for industry and science

As one of the largest independent research centers in Austria in the field of software, Software Competence Center Hagenberg (SCCH) plays a harbinger role for software-related technological research and development trends.

Software Competence Center Hagenberg was founded by five departments of Johannes Kepler University Linz (Prof. Buchberger (RISC), Prof. Pomberger (Institute for Business Informatics), Prof. Klement (Institute for Knowledge-Based Mathematical Systems; Fuzzy Logic Laboratory Linz-Hagenberg), Prof. Wagner (FAW Institute for Application-Oriented Knowledge Processing) and Prof. Engl (Institute for Industrial Mathematics)) in July 1999 in the realm of the K plus competence program

Technology cooperation days

B2B Meetings

This international brokerage event is the place to be for innovative SMEs, research institutions and universities to find partners for technology and research cooperations or business partnerships in pre-organised one-to-one meetings. Attending this B2B event will give you easy access to enterprises and scientists in the field of Industry 4.0 and SMART Factory solutions including resource and energy efficient manufacturing technologies.

Future-oriented maintenance

Top Topic Predictive Maintenance

IH4.0 is the (R-) evolution, which starts now. The top topic is predictive maintenance and the new developments, especially in the field of technologies, offer countless possibilities and potentials to use. Dr. Bernhard Freudenthaler presents current research on the topics of predictive maintenance and predictive analytics.

 

 

New Scientific Director

On 16 February 2017 the owners of the Software Competence Center Hagenberg GmbH (SCCH) presented the new SCCH-scientific-director Prof. A Min Tjoa . After a short speech Prof.Tjoa answered in depth  questions of the SCCH-staff members.  Prof. A Min Tjoa succeeded Prof. Klaus-Dieter Schewe, who held the scientific management of SCCH from 1.2.2010 to 15.2.2017.

We would like to thank Prof. Schewe and wish Prof. Tjoa all the best for the future tasks!

Business Process Management

Flash of inspiration

Verena Geist improves tools for formal business descriptions. Faced with the trend towards digitalization in industry and the accompanying flexibility and automation of manufacturing processes, new challenges arise - also for the designers of business processes

Software Quality Days

SCCH receives Best Paper Award

At this year's Software Quality Days, Rudolf Ramler presented the research on "tool support for selective regression testing" in the scientific part of the conference. The selected publication was awarded by the jury with the “Industrial Experience Best Paper Award”.

Ontology available

Simplify the BPMN Specification

BPMN is a widespread standard for business process modeling. At the SCCH an ontology was developed that formalizes the BPMN specification. The ontology can also be used to check a concrete model. The SCCH provides the ontology free of charge for download.

Expert Day

Challenges and potential of digitalization

On the 15th of February experts from the Johannes Kepler University Linz and the Software Competence Center Hagenberg will present new research and solutions in the area of ​​software and systems development. You wonder how much digitization your software product development process needs? Find out more at the Experts' Day in the Linz.

And conference visit

Insights in research

Philipp Mattes attended an orientation day at the SCCH and he had the opportunity to attend the ERP-Future conference.

SCCH customer reception

Modern architecture and music

On 7th November 2016, the Software Competence Center Hagenberg invited customers to the Anton Bruckner Private University to the annual autumn event. The approximately 100 guests took part in the architectural tour and were then able to enjoy a wonderful musical midst.

 

 

Workshop in Bolzano

Random-Based Testing

Rudolf Ramler held a workshop regarding the topic "Random-Based Testing" on 7th of December. The event was organized and financed by the Software Craftsmanship South Tyrol and the Free University of Bolzano/Bozen.

IEEE Intelligent Systems

Retrospect

In early September, the IEEE organized for the 8th time a conference on "Intelligent Systems". This year the conference took place in Bulgaria and focused on the topics decision support systems, neural networks, soft computing, data mining, ontologies,  machine learning and artificial intelligence.

New researcher

For DAS team

Since September 1st, Dr. Florian Sobieczky reinforced the Data Analysis Systems team. He studied mathematics and physics. He focuses his research on the topic Predictive Modeling.

 

FFG Talents

Trying their hands at research

Two high school students conducted research at Software Competence Center Hagenberg in the realm of the program “Talents: Internships for Students” funded by the Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG) and the Austrian Federal Ministry for Transportation, Innovation and Technology.