Selected Publications 


Books
  • Sassenburg, H., Design of a Methodology to Support Software Release Decisions: Do the Numbers really Matter? PhD thesis, University of Groningen (The Netherlands), ISBN 90-367-2424-4, 2005.
  • Sassenburg, H., Design of a Methodology to Support Software Release Decisions: Do the Numbers really Matter? PhD thesis, University of Groningen (The Netherlands), ISBN 90-367-2425-2 (electronic version), 2005. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Software releasing: do the numbers matter? In Measure! Knowledge! Action! Huijgens, H., (Ed.), The NESMA Anniversary Book, ISBN 90-76258-18-X, 2004.
  • Sassenburg, H., Software Engineering: Van Ambacht naar Professie. Tutein Nolthenius (in Dutch), ISBN 90-72194-64-0, 2002.

Conferences/Seminars
  • Sassenburg, H., 10 Steps to Establishing a Software Measurement Program. Invited talk, Software Best Practices Conference (London/UK), September 27th, 2007.
  • Sassenburg, H., ROI of process improvement? Next question please ... European SEPG (Amsterdam/Netherlands), June 2007.
  • Sassenburg, H., Software Qualität: das Sorgenkind der Software Industrie ..., SIG Seminar (Berne/Switzerland) (in German), February 27th, 2007.
  • Sassenburg H., If Software Quality Is So Important, Why Is It So Often Neglected? Invited talk CHOOSE Forum seminar , (Berne/Switzerland), December 18th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg H., An Economic Model for Market Entry Strategies. Proceedings of the IWSM/Metrikon Conference, (Potsdam/Germany), November 2-3, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg H., Risiken in Software-Projekten. Invited talk Fachgruppe ICT-Investment, SwissICT (Zurich/Switzerland) (in German), October 19th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Software Engineering; Van Ambacht tot Professie. Invited talk Rabobank seminar (Utrecht/Netherlands) (in Dutch), June 20th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Kitson, D., CMMI and Automotive SPICE. European SEPG (Amsterdam/Netherlands), June 2006. ( pdf )
  • Andelfinger, U., Kirwan, P., Heijstek, A., Sassenburg, H., Towards a Unified Process Improvement Approach. European SEPG (Amsterdam/Netherlands), June 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Berghout E., An Economic Model for Market Entry Strategies. Proceedings of the 8th Workshop on Economics-Driven Software Engineering Research (EDSER), ICSE '06 (Shanghai/China), May 27th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., A Methodology to Support Software Release Decisions. Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Software Quality, ICSE '06 (Shanghai/China), May 21st, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Berghout, E., Optimal Release Time: Numbers or Intuition? Proceedings of the 4th Workshop on Software Quality, ICSE '06 (Shanghai/China), May 21st, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., A Multi-Disciplinary View on Software Release Decisions. Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on Interdisciplinary Software Engineering Research (WISER), ICSE '06 (Shanghai/China), May 20th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Market Entry Strategies. SEPG Conference (Nashville/USA), March 9th, 2006.
  • Andelfinger, U., Kirwan, P., Heijstek, A., Sassenburg, H., UPIA -Toward a Unified Process Improvement Approach. SEPG Conference (Nashville/USA), March 9th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Subsidiebeleid: Een (ont)nuchter(end)e visie. Landelijk Architectuur Congres (Utrecht/Netherlands) (in Dutch), November, 2005. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Berghout, E., Methodology to support software release decisions. Software Engineering Conference Russia (Moscow/Russia), October 2005.
  • Sassenburg, H., A supporting method for software release decisions. European SEPG (London/UK), June 2005.
  • Sassenburg, H., Berghout, E., A managerial release-decision model for IT-applications. Proceedings of the 11th European Conference on the Evaluation of IT (Amsterdam/Netherlands), November 11-12, 2004.
  • Sassenburg H., Software Releasing: Politics or Numbers? Bits & Chips Conference (Eindhoven/Netherlands), September, 2004.
  • Sassenburg H., When to Release the Software? European SEPG (London/UK), June 2003.
  • Sassenburg H., When to Release the Software? Swisma meeting (Zurich/Switzerland), April 2003.
  • Sassenburg H., Towards a Mature Engineering Discipline. XOOTIC lecture, (Eindhoven/Netherlands), September, 2002.

Magazines
  • Sassenburg, H., Herziening van de offshoringstrategie, Informatie (in Dutch), March, 2007.
  • Sassenburg, H., Wider kostspielige Fehlentscheidungen. Computerworld, February 9th 2007.( pdf )
  • Sassenburg H., Interview with Michael Miluti, Executive Director IT Metrics and Productivity Institute, November 2006. ( pdf, link )
  • Sassenburg H., If Software Quality Is So Important, Why Is It So Often Neglected? Process Improvement News - Europe, ESPI Foundation, November 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg H., SIG verbreedt naar Zwitserland en embedded. Interview Bits&Chips (in Dutch), September 29th, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg H., Implementatiebesluiten: Balans tussen Economie en Politiek. Informatie Special: IT Economics (in Dutch), June, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Kirwan, P., Andelfinger, U., Sassenburg, H., Heijstek, A., A Unified Process Improvement Approach for Multi-model Improvement Environment. In news@sei, Issue 4 (May), 2006.
  • Sassenburg H., A Methodology to Support Software Release Decisions. In news@sei, Issue 4 (May), 2006.
  • Sassenburg H., Productiviteit op zoek naar evolutiesprong. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), April 20th, 2006.
  • Sassenburg H., Software op het juiste moment vrijgeven. Interview Computable (in Dutch), January 13th, 2006. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Softwareontwikkeling: Liever een Lada dan een luxe auto. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), December 16th, 2005. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Projectmanagement is een maatpak. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), October 27th, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Elk project vraagt andere aanpak projectmanager. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), October 14th, 2005. ( pdf )
  • Linders, B., Sassenburg, H., A Proactive Attitude Toward Quality: The Project Defect Model, Software Quality Professional, 7, 1, 2004.
  • Sassenburg, H., Zijn software en hardware vrienden of vijanden? Bits & Chips (in Dutch), June 17th, 2004. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Vrijgavecriteria voor software: eerste onderzoeksresultaten. Software Release Magazine (in Dutch), October, 2004.
  • Sassenburg, H., Machtspolitiek bepaalt softwareprojecten. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), June 4th ,2004. ( pdf )
  • Sassenburg, H., Winst Exploratory Testing twijfelachtig. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), April 16th ,2004.
  • Sassenburg, H., Kwaliteitsdenken ziet succesfactoren over het hoofd. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), January 9th, 2004.
  • Sassenburg, H., Psychologische factoren verstoren testproces. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), October 3rd, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Global outsourcing: trend of hype? PT Embedded Systems (in Dutch), September, 2003.
  • Sassenburg H., De kloof tussen klantwens en productspecificaties. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), September 4th, 2003. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Software engineering vanuit economisch perspectief. Informatie (in Dutch), July/August, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., When can the software be released? Methods & Tools, Summer issue, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Software-ontwikkeling met economische doelstelling. PT Embedded Systems (in Dutch), April, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Vrijgavecriteria voor software. Software Release Magazine (in Dutch), June, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Wanneer kan het systeem worden vrijgegeven? PT Embedded Systems (in Dutch), April, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., When can the software be released? QuOOTI Magazine , April, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Vrijgavecriteria moeten rol spelen bij investeringsbesluit. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), April 11th, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Wanneer kan het produkt worden vrijgegeven? SPIder Koerier (in Dutch), March, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H. , Evaluatiemethoden voor software architectuur. Software Release Magazine (in Dutch), February, 2003.
  • Sassenburg, H., Productief zijn is je gezonde verstand gebruiken. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), February 26th, 2003. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Kwantitatieve voortgangsrappoortages. Software Release Magazine (in Dutch), December, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., De onzin van ROI schattingen. SPIder Koerier (in Dutch), November, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Reviews, waarom en hoe? Informatie (in Dutch), October, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Overheidsbeleid bepalend voor kwaliteit informaticaonderwijs . Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), October 18th, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Vakgebied informatica is eiland in de mist. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), September 27th, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Onderhoud is onderbelichte fase van het softwareproject. PT Embedded Systems (in Dutch), August, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Softwareontwikkelaars niet professioneel genoeg. Automatisering Gids (in Dutch), June 28th, 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Assessing Readiness for Software Process Improvement. Informatik, SwissICT, April 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Software Process Improvement: the new 'silver bullet'? Informatik, SwissICT, April 2002.
  • Sassenburg, H., Assessing Readiness for Software Process Improvement. Methods & Tools, Spring issue, 2002.

Columns
  • Sassenburg, H., Meer siësta. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), January 12th, 2007. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Onrealistische verwachtingen. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), November 2nd, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Bijna om de tuin geleid. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), August 31th, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Autoindustrie op zoek naar Standaardisatie. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), June 1st, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Wachten op de Evolutiesprong. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), March 23rd, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Het zwarte gat. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), January 26th, 2006. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., De Russen komen. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), December 1st, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Rem op ongeremde technologische adoptie? Bits & Chips (in Dutch), September 15th, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Nee tegen EU-gelden? Bits & Chips (in Dutch), June 30th, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., De eeuwige pessimist aan het woord: softwarecrisis! Bits & Chips (in Dutch), April 14th, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., De ethiek van draadloze technologie. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), January 27th, 2005. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Van boogschutter tot softwaremanager. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), December 16th, 2004. ( link )
  • Sassenburg, H., Global outsourcing is een hype. Bits & Chips (in Dutch), November 4th, 2004. ( link )