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

For completing the habilitation!

Congratulations

Dr. Bernhard Moser finished his habilitation at the Johannes Kepler University Linz with great sucess.

Research Visit AIST Kansai

In Osaka

Group of AIST Kansai in Osaka, Japan, and presented SCCH’s latest research results on automated test case generation and localization testing. 

B2B Meetings

Technology cooperation days

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.

Top Topic Predictive Maintenance

Future-oriented 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!

Flash of inspiration

Business Process Management

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

SCCH receives Best Paper Award

Software Quality Days

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”.

Simplify the BPMN Specification

Ontology available

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.

Challenges and potential of digitalization

Expert Day

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.

Insights in research

And conference visit

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

Modern architecture and music

SCCH customer reception

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.

 

 

Random-Based Testing

Workshop in Bolzano

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.

Retrospect

IEEE Intelligent Systems

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.