European project “XIVT – eXcellence In Variant Testing” started early this month

Date: 09/11/2018

The European Project  "XIVT – eXcellence In Variant Testing" (Call: ITEA3 Call 4 – Smart Engineering), of LASIGE is a part of, started this month.

The project is coordinated by Gunnar Widforss from Bombardier, Sweden and includes 24 partners from both european and canadian academia and industry. LASIGE is the only partner to provide expertise in software security and application of Natural Language Processing on software testing.

The LASIGE team, coordinated by Ibéria Medeiros, is taking part in all work packages with a focus on "Knowledge-based test optimization" and "Testing of configurable products". Additionally, LASIGE is leading the tasks "Knowledge-based testing  for product variants", and "Fuzzing and security testing in configurable systems".

The Kick-off meeting had place at Vasteras, Sweden, from November 6th to 8th. Ibéria Medeiros respresented  the Portuguese consortium and LASIGE on the kick-off meeting.