Publications

I regularly publish my research in leading journals, conference and workshops. A complete list of my publications (in reverse-chronological order) is below. For a list of my Books click here, for Professional Magazines and Others Publications click here and for my Thesis click here.

2018

O’Connor, R., Software Development Process Standards for Very Small Companies, In Khosrow-Pour, M. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology (4th Edition), IGI Global, accepted for publication, 2018.

Mora, M.O’Connor, R., Tsui, F. and Marx Gómez, J., Design Methods for Software Architectures in the Service-oriented Computing and Cloud Paradigms, to appear in Software: Practice and Experience, 2018.

2017

O’Connor, R. and Laporte, C.Y., The Evolution of the ISO/IEC 29110 Set of Standards and Guides, International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 1 - 23, 2017.

Galvan-Cruz, S., Mora, M., O’Connor, R., Acosta, F. and Alvarez, F., An Objective Compliance Analysis of Project Management Process in Main Agile Methodologies with the ISO/IEC 29110 Entry Profile, International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 79 - 111, 2017.

O’Connor, R., Laporte, C.Y. and Colomo-Palacios, R., Guest Editorial Preface for Special Issue on Software and Systems Engineering Lifecycle Processes and the ISO/IEC 29110 Standards and Guides, International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2017.

Yilmaz, M. and O’Connor, R. V., Colomo-Palacios, R., and Clarke P., An examination of personality traits and how they impact on software development teams, Information and Software Technology, Vol. 86, pp. 101-122, 2017.

Laporte, C.Y. and O’Connor, R. V., Software Process Improvement Standards and Guides for Very Small Organizations: An Overview of Eight Implementations, CrossTalk, The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, Vol. 30, No 3, pp 23-27, 2017.

Sanchez-Gordon, M.L., de Amescuaa, A., O’Connor, R. and Larrucea, X., A standard-based framework to integrate software work in small settings, Computer Standards and Interfaces, Vol. 54, Part 3, pp 162-175, 2017.

Aydan, U., Yilmaz, M., Clarke, P. and O’Connor, R., Teaching ISO/IEC 12207 Software Lifecycle Processes: A Serious Game Approach, Computer Standards and Interfaces, Vol. 54, Part 3, pp 129-138, 2017.

O'Connor, R. V., Elger, P., Clarke, P., Continuous Software Engineering – A Microservices Architecture Perspective, accepted for publication, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, 2017.

Mora, M., Marx Gómez, J., O’Connor, R. and Meyendriesch, B., ITSDM: A Methodology for IT Services Design, In Gómez et al (Eds.), Engineering and Management of Data Centers: An IT Service Management Approach, Springer-Verlag, forthcoming, December 2017.

O’Connor, R. and Colomo-Palacios, R., Security Awareness in the Software Arena, In Engemann, K. (Ed.), Routledge Companion to Risk, Crisis and Security in Business, Routledge, accepted for publication, 2017.

Gómez, J.M., Mora, M., Raisinghani, M.S., Nebel, W. and O'Connor, R.V. (Eds.), Engineering and Management of Data Centers: An IT Service Management Approach, Springer-Verlag, forthcoming, December 2017.  

Mas, A., Mesquida, A., O'Connor, R.V., Rout, T., and Dorling A., Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 770, Springer-Verlag, October 2017.  

Stolfa, J, Stolfa, S., O'Connor, R.V., Messnarz, R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 748, Springer-Verlag, September 2017.  

Bougaa, M., Bornhofen, S., O'Connor, R. V. and Riviere, A., Standard-based Adaptive Path to Teach Systems Engineering: 15288 and 29110 Standards Use Cases, 11th Annual IEEE International Systems Conference (Syscon 2017), Monteral, Canada, April 2017.

Calderon, A., Ruiz, M. and O’Connor, R., Coverage of ISO/IEC 29110 Project Management Process of Basic Profile by a Serious Game, accepted for publication, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

Clarke, P., O’Connor, R., Solan, D., Elger, P., Yilmaz, M., Ennis, A., Gerrity, M., McGrath, S. and Treanor, R., Exploring Software Process Variation Arising from Differences in Situational Context, accepted for publication, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

Denizci Nazligul, M., Yilmaz, M., Gulec, U., Ali Gozcu, M., O’Connor, R. and Clarke, P., Overcoming Public Speaking Anxiety of Software Engineers using Virtual Reality Exposure Therapy, accepted for publication, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

Sauberer, G., Nájera Villar, B., Dreßler, J.R., Schmitz, K-D., Clarke, P. and O’Connor, R., Do we speak the same language? Terminology strategies for (software) engineering environments based on the elcat model - innovative terminology e-learning for the automotive industry, accepted for publication, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

Calderon, A., Ruiz, M and O’Connor, R., Coverage of the ISO 21500 Standard for Project Management by a Simulation-based Serious Game, accepted for publication, Proceedings 17th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2017), Springer-Verlag, October 2017.

Marks, G., O’Connor, R. and Clarke P., The impact of situational context on the software development process – A case study of a highly innovative start-up organization, accepted for publication, Proceedings 17th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2017), Springer-Verlag, October 2017.

Olgun, S., Yilmaz, M., Clarke, P. and O’Connor, R., A systematic investigation into the use of game elements in the context of software business landscapes: A Systematic Literature Review, accepted for publication, Proceedings 17th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2017), Springer-Verlag, October 2017.

Rashid, M., Clarke, P. and O’Connor, R., Exploring Knowledge Loss in Open Source Software (OSS) Projects, accepted for publication, Proceedings 17th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2017), Springer-Verlag, October 2017.

O'Connor, R.V., An Exploration of Risk and Uncertainty in Software Project Management, 18th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2017.

Yilmaz, M., Güleç, U., O'Connor, R. V., Clarke, P. and Tüzün E., An Industrial Case Study for Improving Onboarding Processes [in Turkish], to appear in, Proceedings 11th Turkish National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS 2017), Alanya, Turkey, September 18-20, 2017.

Galvan-Cruz, S., Mora, M. and O’Connor, R., A Means-Ends Design of SCRUM+: an agile-disciplined balanced SCRUM enhanced with the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard, to appear in, Proceedings 6th International Conference on Software Process Improvement (CIMPS'17), Mexico, October 18-20, 2017

Usfekes, C., Yilmaz, M., Tuzun, E., Clarke, P, and O’Connor, R., Examining a Reward Mechanisms for Effective Usage of Application Lifecycle Management Tools, accepted for publication, GamifySPI Workshop, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

Calderon, A., Ruiz, M. and O’Connor, R., ProDecAdmin: A Game Scenario Design Tool for Software Project Management Training, accepted for publication, GamifySPI Workshop, 24th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2017), Springer-Verlag, September 2017.

2016

Larrucea, X., O’Connor R.V., Colomo-Palacios, R., and Laporte, C.Y., Software Process Improvement in Very Small Organizations, IEEE Software, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 85-89, March/April 2016.

Laporte, C.Y. and O’Connor, R., Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities: Accomplishments and Overview, IEEE Computer, Vol. 49, No. 8, pp. 40-44, August 2016.

Sanchez-Gordon, M.L. and O’Connor R.V., Understanding the gap between software process practices and actual practice in very small companies, Software Quality Journal, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp 549-570, 2016.

Mora, M., O’Connor, R. V., Raisinghani, M. and Gelman, O., Impacts of Electronic Process Guides by Types of User: an Experimental Study, International Journal of Information Management, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp. 73-88, February 2016.

Reyes-Delgado, P. Mora, M., Duran-Limon H., Rodriguez-Martnez, L., O'Connor, R.V. and Mendoza-Gonzalez, R., The Strengths and Weaknesses of Software Architecture Design in the RUP, MSF, MBASE and RUP-SOA Methodologies: A Conceptual Review, Computer Standards and Interfaces, Vol. 47, pp 24-41, 2016.

Kosa, M., Yilmaz, M., O’Connor, R. V. and Clarke, P.M., Software Engineering Education and Games: A Systematic Literature Review, Journal of Universal Computer Science, Vol 22, No. 12, pp. 1558–1574, 2016

Yilmaz, M., O’Connor, R. V. and Mora, M., Improving Social Aspects of the Software Development Process: Games, Gamification and Related Approaches, Special Issue Journal of Universal Computer Science, Vol 22, No. 12, pp. 1487–1488, 2016

Yilmaz, M. and O’Connor, R. V., A Scrumban Integrated Gamification Approach To Guide Software Process Improvement: A Turkish Case Study, Tehnicki Vjesnik (Technical Gazette), Vol. 23, No. 1, 2016.

Yilmaz, M. and O’Connor, R. V., Effective social productivity measurements during software development: an empirical study, International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol.26, No. 3, 2016.

Laporte, C.Y. and O’Connor, R., Software Process Improvement in Industry in a Graduate Software Engineering Curriculum, Software Quality Professional, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2016.

Mora, M., Marx-Gomez, J., O’Connor R.V. and Gelman, O., An MADM risk-based evaluation-selection model of free-libre open source software tools, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, Vol. 16, No. 4, 2016.

Kuhrmann, M., O’Connor, R., Perry, D. E., & Raffo, D., Summary of the International Conference on Software and System Processes, ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, 41 (5), 27-30, 2016.

O’Connor, R., Towards an Understanding of Team Dynamics in Very Small Enterprises: An Exploratory Study in Software Development Firms, In M. Russ (Ed.), Quantitative Multidisciplinary Approaches in Human Capital and Asset Management, Chapter 3, pp. 42-64, IGI Global, 2016.

Laporte. C., O’Connor, R. and Garcia Paucar, L., The Implementation of ISO/IEC 29110 Software Engineering Standards and Guides in Very Small Entities, In L.A. Maciaszek and J. Filipe (Eds.) Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering, Springer Verlag, CCIS 599, pp. 162-179, 2016.

Sanchez-Gordon , M.L., Colomo-Palacios, R., de Amescua Seco, A. and O’Connor, R.V., The Route to Software Process Improvement in Small to Medium Sized Enterprises, In M. Kuhrmann et al, Managing Software Process Evolution: How to handle process change, Springer Verlag, Chapter 7, pp. 109 - 136, 2016.

Clarke, P.M., O'Connor, R.V., Rout, T. and Dorling, A. (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 609, Springer-Verlag, June 2016.  

Kreiner, C., Poth., A., O'Connor, R.V., Messnarz, R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 633, Springer-Verlag, September 2016.  

O'Connor, R. V., Elger, P., Clarke, P., Exploring the impact of situational context – A case study of a software development process for a microservices architecture, In Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2016), USA, May, 2016.

Clarke, P., O'Connor, R. V., Leavy, B., A Complexity Theory viewpoint on the Software Development Process and Situational Context, In Proceedings of the 2016 International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2016), USA, May, 2016.

Sanchez-Gordon, M.L., O'Connor, R. V., Colomo-Palacios, R. and Sanchez-Gordon, S., A Learning Tool for the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard: Understanding the Project Management of Basic Profile, Proceedings 16th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2016), Springer-Verlag, June 2016.

Johansen, J., Colomo-Palacios, R. and O'Connor, R. V., Towards a Manifesto for Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism, Proceedings 16th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2016), Springer-Verlag, June 2016.

Yilmaz, M., Yilmaz, M., O'Connor, R. V. and Clarke, P., A Gamification Approach to Improve the Software Development Process by Exploring the Personality of Software Practitioners, Proceedings 16th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2016), Springer-Verlag, June 2016.

Clarke, P., Mesquida Calafat, A., Ekert, D., Ekstrom, J., Gornostaja T., Johansen, J., Mas, A., Messnarz, R., Najera Villar, B., O'Connor, A., O'Connor, R. V., Reiner, M., Sauberer, G., Schmitz, K-D., Yilmaz M. and Jovanovic, M., An Investigation of Software Development Process Terminology, Proceedings 16th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2016), Springer-Verlag, June 2016.

O'Connor, R.V., , Exploring software development decision making in very small software companies, 17th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2016.

Laporte, C.Y. and O'Connor, R.V. A Multi-Case Study Analysis of Software Process Improvement in Very Small Companies using ISO/IEC 29110, 23nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2016), Springer-Verlag, September 2016.

Sanchez-Gordon, M.L., O'Connor, R. V., Colomo-Palacios, R. and Herranz, E., Bridging the Gap between SPI and SMEs in Educational Settings: A Learning Tool Supporting ISO/IEC 29110, 23nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2016), Springer-Verlag, September 2016.

Yilmaz, M., Atasoy, B., O'Connor, R.V., Martens, J. and Clarke, P., Software developer's journey: a story-driven approach to support software practitioners, 23nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2016), Springer-Verlag, September 2016.

Nevalainen, R., Clarke, P., McCaffery, F., O'Connor, R.V. and Varkoi, T., Situational Factors in Safety Critical Software Development, 23nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2016), Springer-Verlag, September 2016.

Clarke, P., Mesquida Calafat, A., Ekert, D., Ekstrom, J., Gornostaja T., Johansen, J., Mas, A., Messnarz, R., Najera Villar, B., O'Connor, A., O'Connor, R.V., Reiner, M., Sauberer, G., Schmitz, K-D., Yilmaz M. and Jovanovic, M., Refactoring Software Development Process Terminology through the use of Ontology, 23nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2016), Springer-Verlag, September 2016.

Laporte, C.Y. and O'Connor, R.V., Implementing Process Improvement in Very Small Enterprises with ISO/IEC 29110: A Multiple Case Study Analysis, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC), September 2016.

Clarke, P., Elger, P. and O'Connor, R. V., Technology Enabled Continuous Software Development, In Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE) Workshop on Continuous Software Evolution and Delivery (CSED), ACM / IEEE, New York, USA, 2016

2015

O'Connor, R.V., Software and Systems Engineering Standards: A Contributor's Perspective, 16th International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies (CompSysTech'15), June, Dublin, Ireland, Keynote address, 2015

O'Connor, R.V., Software and Systems Engineering Lifecycle profiles for Very Small Entities, Japan Information Technology Services Industry Association, Keynote address, November 2015.

Clarke, P., O'Connor, R. V., Leavy, B. and Yilmaz, M., Exploring the Relationship between Software Process Adaptive Capability and Organisational Performance, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 41, No.12, pp.1169-1183, 2015.

Mora, M., Raisinghani, M., O’Connor, R.V., Gomez, J. and Gelman, O., An Extensive Review on IT Service Design in Seven International ITSM Processes Frameworks (part II), International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 69 - 90, 2015.

Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R.V., Garcia Paucar, L. and Gerancon B., An Innovative Approach in Developing Standard Professionals by Involving Software Engineering Students in Implementing and Improving International Standards, Journal of the Society for Standards Professionals, Vol. 67, No. 2, 2015. 

Yilmaz, M., O’Connor, R. V., Clarke, P., Software Development Roles: A Multi-Project Empirical Investigation, ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, Vol. 40, No. 1, 2015.

O’Connor, R.V. and Yilmaz, M., Exploring the Belief Systems of Software Development Professionals, journal Cybernetics and Systems, 46 (6-7), pp. 528-542, 2015.

Yilmaz, M. and O’Connor, R. V., Understanding Personality Differences in Software Organizations using Keirsey Temperament Sorter, IET Software, Vol.9, No.5, pp.129-134, 2015.

O'Connor, R.V. Akkaya, M., Kemaneci K., Yilmaz, M., Poth, A. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 543, Springer-Verlag, September 2015.  

Rout, T. and O'Connor, R.V. and Dorling, A. (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS 526, Springer-Verlag, 2015.  

O’Connor, R.V., Mitasiunas, A. and Ross, M. (Eds), Proceedings of 1st International Workshop Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism (SPEPT 2015), CEUR Workshop Proceedings Series, Vol. 1368, June 2015.  

Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, RV., Garcia Paucar, L., Software Engineering Standards and Guides for Very Small Entities: Implementation in two start-ups, In proceedings of 10th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering (ENASE 2015), Spain, April 2015. 

Galvan-Cruz, S., Mora, M., O'Connor, R.V. Acosta-Escalante, F. and Alvarez, F., On Project Management Process in Agile Systems Development Methodologies and the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard (Entry Profile), XII International Congress on Innovation and Technological Development (CIINDET 2015), Mexico, March 2015.

Aydan, U., Yilmaz, M. and O’Connor R.V., Towards a Serious Game to Teach ISO/IEC 12207 Software Lifecycle Process: An interactive learning approach, Proceedings 15th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2015), CCIS Vol. 526, Springer-Verlag, pp. 217-229, June 2015. 

Sanchez-Gordon, M.L., O’Connor R.V. and Colomo-Palacios, R., Evaluating VSEs Viewpoint and Sentiment Towards the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard: A Two Country Grounded Theory Study, Proceedings 15th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2015), CCIS Vol. 526, Springer-Verlag, pp. 114-127, June 2015. 

O’Connor, R. V., Exploring a Cynefin-based Approach to Decision Making for Business Continuity Planning , 16th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2015. 

Mora, M., Gomez, J.,  O’Connor, R. V. and Gelman, O., A Risk-based MADM Model for Selecting Free-Libre Open Source Software Tools in the Domain of IT Service Management, 16th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2015. 

O'Connor, R.V. and Lepmets, M., Exploring the use of the Cynefin Framework to inform software development approach decisions, In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2015), Estonia, August, 2015.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R.V., Software Process Reflexivity and Business Performance: Initial results from an empirical study, In Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Software and System Process (ICSSP 2015), Estonia, August, 2015.

Yilmaz, M. Al-Taei, A., and O’Connor R.V., A Machine-based Personality Oriented Team Recommender for Software Development Organizations, 22nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2015), Springer-Verlag, September 2015.

Ribaud, V. and O'Connor, R.V., Blending Process Assessment and Employees Competencies Assessment in Very Small Entities, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2015), Springer-Verlag, September 2015.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R.V., Changing situational contexts present a constant challenge to software developers, 22nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2015), Springer-Verlag, September 2015.

Osborne-O'Hagan, A. and O’Connor, R. V., Towards an Understanding of Game Software Development Processes: A Case Study, 22nd European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2015), Springer-Verlag, September 2015.

Galvana, S., Mora, M., O’Connor, R.V., Acosta, F. and Alvarez F., A Compliance Analysis of Agile Methodologies with the ISO/IEC 29110 Project Management Process, Conference on ENTERprise Information Systems (CENTERIS 2015), Procedia Computer Science, October 2015.

Al-Taei A., Yilmaz, M., O’Connor, R. V. and Halici U., Classification of Participants Profiles in MOOCs Using Neural Networks. [in Turkish] (Kitlesel Açık Çevrimiçi Kurslardaki Katılımcı Profillerinin Yapay Sinir Ağı Kullanılarak Sınıflandırılması), Proceedings 9th Turkish National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS 2015), CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol. 1483, Izmir, Turkey, September 9-11, 2015.

O'Connor, R. V., Developing Software and Systems Engineering Standards, In Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computer Systems and Technologies (CompSysTech '15), Boris Rachev (Ed.), ACM, New York, NY, USA, 2015.

Laporte, C.Y. and  O'Connor, R.V., Software Process Improvement in Graduate Software Engineering Programs, proceedings 1st International Workshop Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism (SPEPT 2015), pp. 18 - 24, CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol. 1368, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2015.

Ribaud, V., Matthieu, A. B. and  O'Connor, R.V., Process Assessment Issues in a Bachelor Capstone Project, proceedings 1st International Workshop Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism (SPEPT 2015), pp. 25 - 33, CEUR Workshop Proceedings Vol. 1368, Gothenburg, Sweden, 2015.

Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, R.V., Houde, R., Marvin, J., ISO/IEC 29110: Systems Engineering Standards for Very Small Enterprises, Research Paper Introduction, Ecole de technologie superieure (ETS), Canada, February 2015.

ISO/IEC 29110-2-1:2015 Software Engineering -- Lifecycle profiles for Very Small Entities (VSEs) -- Part 2-1: Framework and taxonomy, Geneva: International Organization for Standardization (ISO), 2015. (O'Connor, R. Part 2 editor)

2014

O'Connor, R. V. and Laporte, C. Y., An Innovative Approach to the Development of an International Software Process Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Entities, International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1-22, 2014.

O'Connor, R. V. and Basri, S., Understanding the Role of Knowledge Management in Software Development: A Case Study in Very Small Companies, International Journal of Systems and Service-Oriented Engineering, Vol. 4, No. 1, pp. 39-52, 2014.

Mora, M., Raisinghani, M., O’Connor, R.V., Gomez, J. and Gelman, O., An Extensive Review on IT Service Design in Seven International ITSM Processes Frameworks (part 1), International Journal of Information Technology and the Systems Approach, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp. 85-109, 2014.

Barafort, B., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014

Mitasiunas, A., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS 477, Springer-Verlag, November 2014.

O’Connor, R., Deploying a Software Process Lifecycle Standard in Very Small Companies, In Khosrow-Pour, M. (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology, Chapter 73, pp. 762-772, IGI Global, 2014.

Yilmaz M., Saran M., O'Connor R.V., Towards a quest-based contextualization process for game-based learning, In: Busch C (ed) 8th European Conference on Games Based Learning, Academic Conferences and Publishing International Limited, vol 2, pp 645–651, 2014.

O’Connor, R. V., Duchonova, N., Assessing The Value of an Agile Coach in Agile Method Adoption, 21th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2014), CCIS Vol. 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014. 

Yilmaz, M., O’Connor, R. V., Clarke, P., An Exploration of Individual Personality Types in Software Development, 21th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2014), CCIS Vol. 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014. 

Laporte, C. Y., O’Connor, R. V., A Systems Process Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Entities: Development and Pilot Trials, 21th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2014), CCIS Vol. 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014. 

Osborne-O'Hagan, A., Coleman, G., O’Connor, R. V., Software Development Processes for Games: A Systematic Literature Review, 21th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2014), CCIS Vol. 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014. 

O’Connor, R. V., Exploring Key Decision Points in the Software Development Lifecycle, 15th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2014. 

Mora, M., O’Connor, R. V., An Initial Classification of Open Source Tools for Supporting IT Service Management Processes by Using Formal Conceptual Analysis (FCA) , 15th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2014. 

Laporte, C.Y. and O'Connor, R.V., Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities: Implementation and Initial Results, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC), September 2014.

Lepmets, M., O'Connor, R.V., Cater-Steel, A., Mesquida A. and McBride T., A Cynefin based approach to process model tailoring and goal alignment, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on the Quality of Information and Communications Technology (QUATIC), September 2014.

Laporte, C.Y., O'Connor, RV., Garcia Paucar, L. and Gerancon B., An Innovative Approach in Developing Standard Professionals by Involving Software Engineering Students in Implementing and Improving International Standards, International Cooperation for Education about Standardization Conference (ICES 2014) Ottawa Canada, August 2014. 

Yilmaz, M., O'Connor, R. V. and Görür, A.K., Investigating the factors affecting software development productivity by using exploratory factor analysis [in Turkish] (Yazılım Geliştirme Üretkenliğini Etkileyen Faktörlerin Açımlayıcı Faktör Analizi Yöntemi Kullanılarak İncelenmesi), Proceedings 8th Turkish National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS 2014), Turkey, September 8-10, 2014.

Laporte, C. Y. and O'Connor, R. V., Designing Systems Engineering Profiles for VSEs, Proceedings 14th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2014), CCIS Vol. 477, Springer-Verlag, November 2014.

O’Connor, R. V., Early Stage Adoption of ISO/IEC 29110 Software Project Management Practices: A Case Study, Proceedings 14th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2014), CCIS Vol. 477, Springer-Verlag, November 2014. 

Galvan-Cruz, S., Mora, M., O'Connor, R., Acosta-Escalante, F. and Alvarez, F., On Project Management Process in Agile Systems Development Methodologies and the ISO/IEC 29110 Standard (Entry Profile), Proceedings of the International Conference on Informatics and Computing (CNCIIC-ANIEI), Mexico, October 2014. 

2013

O’Connor, R. V., Inside International Standards: A Contributor's Perspective, 39th Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (SEAA 2013), Santander, Spain, Keynote address, 2013

Jeners, S., O'Connor, R.V., Clarke, P., Lichter, H., Lepmets M. and Buglione, L., Harnessing Software Development Contexts to inform Software Process Selection Decisions, Software Quality Professional, Vol. 16, No. 1, December 2013.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R.V., An empirical examination of the extent of software process improvement in software SMEs, Journal of Software: Evolution and Process, Vol. 25, No. 9, pp. 981-998, 2013.

Ryan, S. and O'Connor, R., Acquiring and Sharing Tacit Knowledge in Software Development Teams: An Empirical Study, Information and Software Technology, Vol. 55, No. 9, pp. 1614 - 1624, 2013.

Laporte, C. Y., O'Connor, R. V., Fanumy, G., International Systems and Software Engineering Standards for Very Small Entities, CrossTalk, The Journal of Defense Software Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 3, May/June 2013, pp. 28 - 33.

Mora, M., O’Connor, R.V., Raisinghani, M., Gelman, O., Design, Build and Evaluation of an Ontology-Based KMS for Supporting CMMI-Dev: Benefits and Limitations, International Journal of Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering, Vol. 23, No. 7, pp. 99-1033, 2013.

Woronowicz, T., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 349, Springer-Verlag, May 2013.

McCaffery, F., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 364, Springer-Verlag, June 2013

Mora, M., O’Connor, R., Raisinghani, M. S., Macías-Luévano, J., & Gelman, O., An IT Service Engineering and Management Framework (ITS-EMF). In P. Ordonez de Pablos, & R. Tennyson (Eds.), Best Practices and New Perspectives in Service Science and Management, Chapter 5, pp. 76-91. Hershey, PA: Business Science Reference, 2013.

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R. V., A Personality Type Measurement Game considered for Software Development Organizations [in Turkish], Proceedings 7th Turkish National Software Engineering Symposium (UYMS 2013), Izmir, Turkey, September 25-28, 2013. 

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R. V., Application of Scrumban and Gamification approaches to a small scale software development organization [in Turkish], Workshop on Agile Approaches to Software Development (CEYA'13), 7th Turkish National Software Engineering Conference (UYMS 2013), Izmir, Turkey, September 25-28, 2013.

Krishnamurthy, A., O’Connor, R. V., An Analysis of the Software Development Processes of Open Source E-Learning Systems, 20th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2013), CCIS Vol. 364, Springer-Verlag, June 2013. 

Jeners, S., Clarke, P., O’Connor, R. V., Buglione, L., and Lepmets, M. Harmonizing Software Development Processes with Software Development Settings – A Systematic Approach, 20th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2013), CCIS Vol. 364, Springer-Verlag, June 2013. 

O’Connor, R. V. and Sanders, M., Lessons from a Pilot Implementation of ISO/IEC 29110 in a Group of Very Small Irish Companies, Proceedings 13th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2013), CCIS Vol. 349, Springer-Verlag, May 2013. 

Krishnamurthy, A. and O’Connor, R. V. Using ISO/IEC 12207 to Analyze Open Source Software Development Processes: An E-Learning Case Study, Proceedings 13th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination (SPICE 2013), CCIS Vol. 349, Springer-Verlag, May 2013. 

O'Connor, R. V., Understanding Security Awareness in the Software Development Lifecycle, Proceedings 14th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2013. 

2012

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R.V., The influence of SPI on business success in software SMEs: An empirical study, Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 85, No. 10, 2012. Pages 2356-2367.

O'Connor, R.V., and Basri, S., The Effect of Team Dynamics on Software Development Process Improvement, International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2012. pp. 13-26.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R., The situational factors that affect the software development process: Towards a comprehensive reference framework, Information and Software Technology, Vol. 54, Issue 5, May 2012. pp. 433-447.

Yilmaz M. and O'Connor, R., Social Capital as a Determinant Factor of Software Development Productivity: An Empirical Study using Structural Equation Modeling, International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2012. pp. 40-62

Basri, S., and O'Connor, R.V., A Study of Knowledge Management Process Practices in Very Small Software Companies, American Journal of Economics and Business Administration, Vol. 3, No. 4, 2012 pp. 636-644 

Mas, A., Mesquida, A., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 290, Springer-Verlag, May 2012.

Winkler, D., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 301, Springer-Verlag, June 2012

O'Connor, R., Using grounded theory coding mechanisms to analyze case study and focus group data in the context of software process research, in Mora, M., Gelman, O., Steenkamp, A. and Raisinghani M. (Eds), Research Methodologies, Innovations and Philosophies in Software Systems Engineering and Information Systems, Chapter 13, IGI Global, pp. 1627-1645, 2012.

Petkov D., Edgar-Nevill D., Madachy R., and O’Connor R., Towards a Wider Application of the Systems Approach in Information Systems and Software Engineering, In Computer Engineering: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools and Applications, ed. Information Resources Management Association, IGI Global, pp.1627-1645, 2012.

Basri S. and O'Connor R.V., Software Development Team Dynamics in SPI: A VSE Context, 19th Asia-Pacific Software Engineering Conference (APSEC 2012),  vol.2, pp.1-8, Hong Kong, December 2012.

Ryan S, and O’Connor, R., Social Interaction, Team Tacit Knowledge and Transactive Memory: Empirical support for the Agile approach, in Proceedings of Researching Agile development of Information SystEms (RAISE) Conference, October, 2012.

Yilmaz M, O'Connor, R . V.,  Towards the Understanding and Classification of the Personality Traits of Software Development Practitioners: Situational Context Cards Approach, 38th Euromicro Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications, September 2012.

O'Connor, R. V. and Laporte, C. Y., Software Project Management with ISO/IEC 29110, 19th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2012), CCIS Vol. 301, Springer-Verlag, June 2012.

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R. V., A Market Based Approach for Resolving Resource Constrained Task Allocation Problems in a Software Development Process, 19th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2012), CCIS Vol. 301, Springer-Verlag, June 2012.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R. V., Business success in software SMEs: Recommendations for future SPI studies, 19th European Conference on Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement (EuroSPI 2012), CCIS Vol. 301, Springer-Verlag, June 2012.

O’Connor, R. Evaluating Management Sentiment Towards ISO/IEC 29110 in Very Small Software Development Companies, Proceedings 12th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, CCIS Vol. 290, Springer-Verlag, May 2012. 

Yilmaz M., O’Connor, R. and Clarke, P., A Systematic Approach to the Comparison of Roles in the Software Development Processes, Proceedings 12th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, CCIS Vol. 290, Springer-Verlag, May 2012. 

Clarke, P., O’Connor, R., and Yilmaz M., A hierarchy of SPI activities for software SMEs: results from ISO/IEC 12207-based SPI assessments, Proceedings 12th International Conference on Software Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, CCIS Vol. 290, Springer-Verlag, May 2012. 

O'Connor, R., Towards a Risk Based Maturity Model for Cloud Computing Adoption, Proceedings 13th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2012.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R., Examining Business Success in Software Engineering Research, proceedings of the 2012 International Conference On Software Quality, American Society for Quality, October 29–31, 2012, Indianapolis, USA.

2011

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R., A Software Process Engineering Approach to Improving Software Team Productivity using Socioeconomic Mechanism Design, ACM SIGSOFT Software Engineering Notes, Vol. 36, No. 4, September, pp. 1-5, 2011.

Mora, M., O’Connor, R., Raisinghani, M., Gelman, O. and Macías-Lúevano, J., An IT Service Engineering and Management Framework (ITS-EMF), International Journal of Service Science, Management, Engineering, and Technology, Vol. 2, No. 2, pp. 1-15, 2011.

O'Connor, R., Rout, T., McCaffery, F. and Dorling A. (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 155, Springer-Verlag, May 2011

O'Connor, R.V., Pries-Heje, J. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011

Basri S. and O'Connor, R., Knowledge Management in Software Process Improvement: A case study of very small entities, in M. Ramachandran (Ed), Knowledge Engineering for Software Development Life Cycles: Support Technologies and Applications, Chapter 15,pp. 273-288, IGI Global, 2011.

Mora, M., Raisinghani, M., O’Connor, R. and Gelman, O., Toward an Integrated Conceptualization of the Service and Service System Concepts: A Systems Approach, In Information Systems and New Applications in the Service Sector: Models and Methods, Wang, J. (Ed), IGI Global, Chapter 9, pp. 152-172, 2011.

Basri S. and O'Connor, R., Towards an Understanding of Software Development Process Knowledge in Very Small Companies, Proceedings International Conference on Informatics Engineering & Information Science (ICIEIS2011), CCIS, Vol. 253, Springer-Verlag, November 2011. 

Yilmaz M. and O'Connor, R., Using Game Theory to Improve Productivity Software Teams - Developed a Software Process Engineering Approach [in Turkish], Proceedings Turkish National Software Engineering Symposium, September, 2011. 

O'Connor, R., Understanding the impact of IT Outsourcing on Business Continuity: Towards a Risk Management Model, Proceedings 12th Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Germany, August 2011.

Basri S. and O'Connor, R., The Impact of Software Development Team Dynamics on the Knowledge Management Process, Proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE 2011), USA, July 2011.

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R., An approach for improving the social aspects of the software development process by using a game theoretic perspective: towards a theory of social productivity of software development teams, 6th International Conference on Software and Data Technologies, July 2011. 

Krishnamurthy, A., McManis, J., O'Connor, R. and Moebs, S., Sustainable Models of Innovation in Technology-enhanced Learning, 12th Annual Irish Learning Technology Association conference (EdTech 2011), June 2011

Basri S. and O'Connor, R., A Study of Software Development Team Dynamics in SPI, 18th European Software Process Improvement Conference, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R., The Meaning of Success for Software SMEs: An Holistic Scorecard Based Approach, 18th European Software Process Improvement Conference, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011. 

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R., An Empirical Investigation into Social Productivity of a Software Process: An approach by using the structural equation modeling, 18th European Software Process Improvement Conference, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011. 

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R., Dynamic Capability in the Software Development Process, Poster, SEPG Europe Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 2011.

Yilmaz, M. and O'Connor, R., Improving software process productivity by modeling the interaction in team social structures using game theory, Poster, SEPG Europe Conference, Dublin, Ireland, June 2011.

O'Connor, R. and Laporte, C.Y., Deploying Lifecycle profiles for Very Small Entities: An Early Stage Industry View, Proceedings of 11th International SPICE Conference on Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, CCIS Vol. 155, Springer-Verlag, May 2011.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R.,An approach to evaluating software process adaptation, in Proceedings of 11th International SPICE Conference on Process Improvement and Capability dEtermination, CCIS Vol. 155, Springer-Verlag, May 2011..

O'Connor, R. and Laporte, C.Y., Using ISO/IEC 29110 to Harness Process Improvement in Very Small Entities, Workshop on SPI in SMEs, 18th European Software Process Improvement Conference, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011

O'Connor, R.V., Risk issues of software and IT outsourcing and its impact on business continuity, in Engemann, K.J. (ed.), Business Continuity and Risk Management: , The Marketing & Management Collection, Henry Stewart Talks Ltd, London 2011 (online at http://hstalks.com/?t=MM1382936-OConnor)

ISO/IEC ISP 29110-2:2011 Software engineering -- Lifecycle profiles for Very Small Entities (VSEs) -- Part 2: Framework and taxonomy, Geneva: International Organization for Standardization (ISO), 2011. (O'Connor, R. Part 2 editor)

2010

Riel A., O'Connor, R.V. Tichkiewitch S. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, 2010

Petkov D., Edgar-Nevill D., Madachy R., and O’Connor R, Towards a Wider Application of the Systems Approach in Information Systems and Software Engineering, In  Emerging Systems Approaches in Information Technologies: Concepts, Theories, and Applications, D. Paradice (Ed.), IGI Publishing, Chapter 5, pp.67-85, 2010

Petkov, D., Edgar-Nevill, D., Madachy, R. and O’Connor, R., Information Systems, Software Engineering, and Systems Thinking: Challenges and Opportunities, In Strategic Information Systems: Concepts, Methodologies, Tools, and Applications M. Gordon Hunter (Ed.), IGI Global, Chapter 23, pp. 315-332, 2010.  

Mora, M. Gelman, O., O’Connor, R., Alvarez, F. and Macías-Lúevano, J., A Conceptual Descriptive-Comparative Study of Models and Standards of Processes in SE, SwE, and IT Disciplines Using the Theory of Systems, In Emerging Systems Approaches in Information Technologies: Concepts, Theories, and Applications, Paradice, D. (Ed.), IGI Global, Chapter 10, pp. 156-181, 2010.  

Clarke, P. and O'Connor, R., Harnessing ISO/IEC 12207 to Examine the Extent of SPI Activity in an Organisation, in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 25-36, 2010

O'Connor, R. and Laporte, C., Towards the Provision of Assistance for Very Small Entities in Deploying Software Lifecycle Standards, 11th International Conference on Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement (PROFES 2010), ACM, June 2010.

Basri, S. and O'Connor, R., Understanding the Perception of Very Small Software Companies towards the Adoption of Process Standards, in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 153-164, 2010

Yilmaz,M., O'Connor, R., and Collins, J., Improving Software Development Process through Economic Mechanism Design , in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 177-188, 2010

Ribaud, V., Saliou, P., O'Connor, R. and Laporte C., Software Engineering Support Activities for Very Small Entities, in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 165-176, 2010

Basri, S. and O'Connor, R., Organizational Commitment Towards Software Process Improvement An Irish Software VSEs Case Study, 4th International Symposium on Information Technology 2010 (ITSim 2010), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2010.

Basri, S. and O'Connor, R., Evaluation of Knowledge Management Process In Very Small Software Companies: A Survey, 5th Knowledge Management International Conference, Terengganu, Malaysia, May 2010.

Mora M., O'Connor R., and Macías-Luévano, R., CMMI (SW, DEV, SVC) Compliance of SDLCs: A Service System View, International Conference on Information Resources Management (Conf-IRM), Jamaica, May 2010.

Clarke, P. and O'Connor R., Towards the identification of the influence of SPI on the successful evolution of software SMEs, in Dawson et al. (Eds), Quality Management XVIII, Proceedings of 18th International Software Quality Management, 2010.pp. 29-41 ISBN  978-0-9557300-8-5

Krishnamurthy, A., O'Connor R., and McManis J., Usability in Software Development Process for Open Source e/m-Learning Systems, Poster, Proceedings, 4th Irish Human Computer Interaction Conference (iHCI 2010), Dublin, September 2010.

Mora M., O'Connor, R. and Gelman, O., On Electronic Process Guides for IT Service Management, SIG SVC Workshop at 14th International Conference on Information Systems, USA, December 2010.

O'Connor, R., Basri, S. and Coleman, G., Exploring Managerial Commitment towards SPI in Small and Very Small Enterprises, in Riel et al (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, pp. 268-278, 2010

Yilmaz,M. and O'Connor, R., Maximizing the value of the Software Development Process by Game Theoretic Analysis, 11th International Conference on Product Focused Software Development and Process Improvement (PROFES 2010), ACM, 2010.

Laporte, C.Y. and O'Connor, R. The Development and Experimentation of an International Standard for Very Small Entities Involved in Software Development, Computing Professionals Conference, Canada, April 2010.

O'Connor, R. and Yilmaz, M., Modelling the software development process from an economic perspective, 22nd International Conference on Systems Research, Informatics and Cybernetics, Germany, August 2010

2009

O'Connor R.V., Badoo, N., Smolander K., R.Messnarz (Eds.), EuroSPI 2009, Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 42, 2009.

O'Connor R. and Coleman G., Ignoring ‘Best Practice': Why Irish Software SMEs are rejecting CMMI and ISO 9000, Australasian Journal of Information Systems, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2009.

Ryan S. and O'Connor R., Development of a Team Measure for Tacit Knowledge in Software Development Teams, Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 82, pp 229-240, February 2009.

Mora M., Raisinghani M. and O'Connor, R. Toward an Integrated Conceptualization of the Service and Service System Concepts: a Systems Approach, International Journal of Information Systems and the Service Sector, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 36-57, Apr-Jun 2009.

Mora M., Pinhanez, C., O'Connor, R. and Blake, B., The Engineering, management and Philosophy of Service-orientated Information Systems, International Journal of Information Systems and the Service Sector, Vol. 1, No. 2, Apr-Jun 2009.

Cuesta A.G., Granja J.C. and O'Connor R. A Model Driven Architecture Approach to Web Development, in Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT 2007), Filipe J., Shishkov, B, & Helfert M. (Eds), Springer-Verlag, CCIS 22, 2009.

Flores F., Mora M., Alvarez F., O'Connor R, and Macías-Luévano J., Requirements Engineering: a Review of Processes and Techniques, in Handbook of Research on Modern Systems Analysis and Design Technologies and Applications, Syed M.R. & Syed S.N. (Eds.), IGI Publishing, Chapter 6, pp. 90-104, 2009.

Rodriguez L., Mora M., Martin M., O'Connor R. and Alvarez F., Process Models of SDLCs: Comparison and Evolution, in Handbook of Research on Modern Systems Analysis and Design Technologies and Applications, Syed M.R. & Syed S.N. (Eds.), IGI Publishing, Chapter 5, pp. 76-89, 2009.

Mora, M., Gelman, O., O’Connor, R., Alvarez, F. and Macías-Luévano, J., An Overview of Models and Standards of Processes in the SE, SwE And IS Disciplines, in Cater-Steel, A. (Ed), Information Technology Governance and Service Management: Frameworks and Adaptations, IGI Publishing, Chapter 21, pp. 371-387, 2009.

Mora, M., Gelman, O., O’Connor, R., Alvarez, F. and Macías-Luévano, J., An Overview of Models and Standards of Processes in the SE, SwE, and IS Disciplines, in Jakobs, K. Information Communication Technology Standardization for E-Business Sectors: Integrating Supply and Demand Factors, IGI Global, Chapter 16 pp. 236-252, 2009.

O'Connor R., Exploring the role of usability in the software process – a study of Irish software SMEs, 16th European Software Process Improvement Conference (EuroSPI 2009), Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 42, September 2009.

O'Connor R., Reliance on Gut Instinct in Decision Making Software Project Managers Viewpoint, 10th Special Focus Symposium on Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, August, 2009.

Mora M., O'Connor R. and Macías-Luévano R., Toward An Engineering And Management Framework for Service-Oriented IT Organizational Systems, Tenth Annual Global Information Technology Management (GITMA) World Conference, June 2009.

Rodriguez L., Mora M., O'Connor R. and Alvarez F.,Toward A Framework for Comparison System Development Life Cycles (SDLCs), Tenth Annual Global Information Technology Management (GITMA) World Conference, June 2009.

O'Connor, R and Sanders, M., Software Lifecycle Standards for Very Small Software Companies, Software & Systems Quality Conference, Ireland, March 2009.

Mora M., O'Connor R., Gelman, O., and Macías-Luévano R., A service-oriented information technology organizational systems engineering management framework (SoITOS-F), SIG SVC Workshop at 13th International Conference on Information Systems, USA, December 2009.

2008

O'Connor R.V. and McCaffery F. (Eds.), Software Process Improvement, Logos-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-8325-1952-0, 2008

O'Connor R.V., Badoo, N. and Smolander K. (Eds.), EuroSPI 2008, Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 16, ISBN 1865-0929, 2008.

O'Connor R., Human Aspects of Information Technology Development, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2008

Coleman G. and O'Connor R., An Investigation into Software Development Process Formation in Software Start-ups, Journal of Enterprise Information Management, Vol. 21, No. 6, 2008, pp.633-648.

Coleman G. and O'Connor R., Investigating Software Process in Practice: A Grounded Theory Perspective, Journal of Systems and Software, Vol. 81, No. 5, pp 772-784, 2008.

Mora, M., Gelman, O., O’Connor, R., Alvarez, F. and Macías, J., A Conceptual Descriptive-Comparative Study of Models and Standards of Processes in SE, SwE and IT disciplines using the Theory of Systems,  International Journal of Information Technologies and the Systems Approach, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp, 57-85, 2008.

Coleman G. and O'Connor R., The Influence of Managerial Experience and Style on Software Development Projects, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, Vol. 8, No. 1, 2008

Petkov D., Edgar-Nevill D., Madachy R., and O’Connor R., Information Systems, Software Engineering and Systems Thinking: Challenges And Opportunities, International Journal of Information Technologies and the Systems Approach, Vol. 1 No. 1, 2008, pp. 62-78

McCaffery F., O'Connor R. and Coleman, G., Mapping Medical Device Standards against the CMMI for Configuration Management, in J. Filipe, B. Shishkov, and M. Helfert (Eds.): ICSOFT 2006, CCIS 10, pp. 153–164, Springer-Verlag, 2008.

O'Connor R. and Dee, R., The Influence of Power in the Selection of Strategically Important Information Systems, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume IV, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, August 2008.

Laporte, C.Y., Alexandre, S., and O'Connor, R. A Software Engineering Lifecycle Standard for Very Small Enterprises, R.V.O'Connor et al (Eds) Proceedings of EuroSPI Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 16, pp. 129-141, 2008.

Baxter, B. and O'Connor, R., The role of usability in the web development process – an analysis of SMEs providing MIS applications for the web, Proceedings of the 15th European Software Process Improvement Conference (EuroSPI), Publizon, September 2008.

O'Connor, R. and McCaffery, F. Software Process Improvement, Proceedings, EuroSPI Doctoral Symposium, Logos-Verlag, September 2008

Basri, S. and O'Connor, R., Software Process Maintenance and Evolution: An Irish VSE Case Study, Proceedings, EuroSPI Doctoral Symposium, Logos-Verlag, September 2008

2007

O'Connor, R., Software Process: The Tip of the Iceberg, University of Iceland, 19 May 2007

Coleman G. and O'Connor R., Using grounded theory to understand software process improvement: A study of Irish software product companies, Journal of Information And Software Technology, Volume 49, Issue 6, Pages 531-694, June 2007

Coleman G. and O'Connor R., Using Grounded Theory to Understand Software Process Improvement in Software Product Companies, In Information Systems Research and Systems Approach : Towards Common Conceptual Framework, New Research Methodologies, Systems Paradigms, Philosophical Concepts G.Lasker, O.Gelman and M.Mora (Eds.), IIAS, ISBN 978-1897233-06-1, 2007

O'Connor R. and O'Brien C., Acquiring off the shelf software: A study of decision making in small organisations, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume VIII, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 978-1-894613-10-8, 2007.

O'Connor, R. and Coleman G., An Investigation of Barriers to the Adoption of Software Process Best Practice Models, Australasian Conference on Information Systems, Toowoomba Australia, November 2007

Mora, M., Gelman, O., Alvarez, F., O'Connor, R. and Macías-Luévano, J. A Systemic Model for the Description and Comparison of Models and Standards of Processes in the SE, SwE and IT disciplines, proceedings of International Conference on Complex Systems, Boston, November, 2007

Cuesta A.G., Granja J.C. and O'Connor R. A Model Driven Architecture-based Contribution to Web Engineering, Proceedings, 2nd International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT), Spain, July 2007

Mora, M., Gelman, O., O’Connor, R., Alvarez, F. and J. Macías-Luévano (2007). “On Models and Standards of Processes in SE, SwE and IT&S disciplines: Toward a Comparative Framework using the Systems Approach”, In: Proc. ISOneWorld 2007 (ed. K. Dhanda and R. Hackney); Information Institute, Track in System Thinking/ Systems Practice, Las Vegas, USA, April 2007, pp. 49:1-18.

2006

O'Connor R., La dynamique des epuipes de projects projets logicieles: Une etude des facteurs favorables ou defavorables au succes des equipes [In French], Génie Logiciel, No. 76, March 2006, pp.2-9.

Lanigan J. and O'Connor R., Towards Identifying Critical Success Factors for CRM Implementation in E-Government, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume VII, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-76-7, 2006. 

Coleman G. and O'Connor R.,Software Process in Practice: A Grounded Theory of the Irish Software Industry, EuroSPI, LNCS 4257, Springer-Verlag, 2006, pp. 28-39

McCaffery F., O'Connor R. and Coleman, G., Developing a Configuration Management Model for use in the medical device industry, Proceedings, International Conference on Software and Data Technologies (ICSOFT), Portugal, September 2006

2005

O’Connor R., Software Engineering Knowledge: The Tacit-Explicit Divide, 3rd International Conference on Software Development, Iceland

Benediktsson O., Abrahamsson P., Dalcher D., Hvannberg E., O'Connor R. and Thorbergsson H. (Eds.), Software Development - Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Software Development, ISBN 9979-54648-4, 2005

O'Connor R., Software selection: Towards an understanding of forensic software tool adoption in industrial practice, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, Vol.5, No. 4, 2005, pp. 311 - 329.

Ryan S. and O’Connor R., Investigating the Role of Psychological Safety in the Sharing of Tacit Knowledge in Software Development Teams, Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Software Development, Iceland, ISBN 9979-54648-4, May 2005

O'Connor R., Software project Team Dynamics - A study of enablers and barriers to successful teams, Proceedings 18th International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, November 2005.

2004

Goulding A. and O’Connor R., Merging Agile Development Methodologies - The Case for DSDM and XP, to European Software Process Improvement Conference, Norway, November 2004

Ryan S. and O'Connor R., Team Tacit Knowledge as a Predictor of Performance in Software Development Teams Proceedings of 16th International Conference on Software Engineering and Knowledge Engineering (SEKE'04), Canada, June 2004.

O'Connor R., A Decision Framework for Forensic Software Tool Selection, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume V, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-46-5, 2004.

2003

O'Connor R., A Study of Computer Programming Language Adoption for Information Systems Development Projects, International Journal of Technology, Policy and Management, Vol. 3, No. 3, 2003, pp.343-361.

O'Connor R., La formation aux processus du logiciel. La clé du succès? [In French], Génie Logiciel, No. 66, November, 2003, pp32-27.

O'Connor R. and Bourge A., Prediction of Blood Glucose Fluctuation Using a Neural Network Model, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume IV, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), pp. 70 - 74, The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-24-4, 2003.

Watchorn H. and O'Connor R., Analysing the Reusability of Multi-lingual SCORM Learning Obects, in 3rd Annual Ariadne Conference, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium, 2003.

Ryan S. and O'Connor R., The Elicitation of Expert Knowledge regarding the Factors that affect Team Performance on Software Development Projects, in 16th International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, December 2003.

O'Connor R., Teaching Light Software Development Processes to Undergraduate Students, in 2nd International Conference on Multimedia and ICTs in Education, Spain, 2003.

Watchorn H. and O'Connor R., Analysing the Reusability of Learning Objects in a Multi-lingual e-learning Context, in 2nd International Conference on Multimedia and ICTs in Education, Spain, 2003.

2002

O'Connor R., Choosing the Right Tools for the Job, The Engineers Journal, The Institution of Engineers of Ireland, Vol. 57 No. 8, October 2002.

O'Connor R., Decision Factors in Choosing a Programming Language, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume III, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), pp. 31 - 36, The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-47-3, 2002.

O'Connor R., Software Process Education - A Key to Success?, Proceedings of 15th International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, December 2002.

O'Connor R. and Coleman G., Strategies for Personal Process Improvement - A Comparison, Proceedings of 2002 ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), pp. 1036 - 1041, ACM Press, ISBN 1-58113-445-2, 2002.

2001

O'Connor R., Automating the Collaborative Decision Making Process in Software Project Planning, in Advances in Computer Based and Web-Based Collaborative Systems, J.Phol & T.Fowler (Eds.), pp.61 - 73, The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-17-1, 2001.

O'Connor R. and Johnston M., Using Generic Project Models to Aid Decision Making, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems Volume II, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), pp. 28 - 32, The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-08-2, 2001.

O'Connor R., Knoweldge Capture and Reuse in Software Project Management, Proceedings of 14th International Conference on Software & Systems Engineering and their Applications, Paris, December 2001.

O'Connor R. and Coleman G., PIPSI - The Results of a Two Year SPI Experiment, Proceedings of European Software Process Improvement Conference (EuroSPI 2001), pp. 12.19 - 12.23, LIT Press, ISBN 0-9541582-0-2, 2001.

O'Connor R., Coleman G., Morisio M., Software Process Improvement Education - A European Experiment, Proceedings of 6th Annual Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education, ACM Press, ISBN 1-58113-330-8, 2001.

O'Connor R. and Coleman G., Individual Software Process Improvement - Does Europe Need It?, Proceedings of 12th European Software Control and Metrics conference, pp. 305 - 315, Shaker Publishing, ISBN 90-423-0148-1, 2001.

O'Connor R., Duncan H., Coleman G., Morisio M., McGowan C., Mercier C. and Wang Y., Improving Professional Software Skills in Industry - A Training Experiment, Technical Report CA-0201, Dublin City University, 2001.

O'Connor R. and Connolly E., Issues of Developmental Appropriateness in Web site Design for Young Children, Technical Report MCE-0601, Dublin City University, 2001.

2000

O'Connor R. and Moynihan T., An Agent Model of Decision Support for Software Project Management, in Advances in Decision Technology and Intelligent Information Systems, Volume I, K.Engemann & G. Lasker (Eds.), pp. 26 - 30, The International Institute for Advanced Studies in Systems Research and Cybernetics, ISBN 1-894613-20-1, 2000.

O’Connor R., Duncan H., Coleman G., Escalante M., McGowan C., Escala D., Morisio M., Mercier C. and Wang Y., A Tool to Support the Capture of Individual Process Data, Proceedings of 7th European Software Process Improvement Conference, pp. 7 - 14, ISBN 952-9607-29-6, 2000.

Coleman G., Escalante M., McGowan C., Escala D., Morisio M., .Mercier C., O’Connor R., Duncan H., and Wang Y., Improving individual software engineering skills, Proceedings of 7th European Software Process Improvement Conference, pp. 1 - 6, ISBN 952-9607-29-6, 2000.

Coleman G., O'Connor R. and Duncan H., Optimising the software process at the individual level, Proceedings of Conference on Views on Software Development in the new Millennium, Reykjavik, Iceland, September 2000.

O'Connor R. and Coleman G., Power to the Programmer - Using Measurement to Optimise the Software Process at the Individual Level, Proceedings of 11th European Software Control and Metrics conference, pp. 181 - 189, Shaker Publishing, ISBN 90-423-0102-3, 2000.

O'Connor R., Cochran R. and Moynihan T., Prompter - A Project Planning Assistant, Poster, Proceedings 22nd International Conference on Software Engineering, pp. 788, IEEE Computer Society Press, ISBN 1-58113-206-9, 2000.

Neary D. and O'Connor R., The Integration of Computers into the Career Guidance Classroom, Technical Report MCE-1600, Dublin City University, 2000.

Bates M. and O'Connor R., A Comparison of teaching Guitar Lessons for Beginners using a Multimedia Approach with a Conventional Approach, Technical Report MCE-1000, Dublin City University, 2000.

O'Shaughnessy A. and O'Connor R., Use Of Classnet As An Educational Tool To Enhance Learning, Technical Report MCE-0300, Dublin City University, 2000.

Howe I., Duncan H. and O'Connor R., Assessing the use of GUI application builders as an introduction to Programming, Technical Report MCE-0200, Dublin City University, 2000.

1999

O'Connor R., Jenkins J. and Moynihan T., Intelligent Project Guidance, Proceedings of 10th European Software Control and Metrics conference, pp. 27 - 36, Shaker Publishing, ISBN 90-423-0075-2, 1999.  

O'Connor R. and Jenkins J., Using Agents for Distributed Software Project Management, Proceedings of 8th International Workshops on Enabling Technologies: Infrastructures for Collaborative Enterprises, pp. 54 - 60, IEEE Computer Society Press, ISBN 0-7695-0365-9, 1999.

Gaffney E. Moynihan T. and O'Connor R., The development of an Agent Based Critiquing System Architecture for a project management tool: Prompter, Technical Report CA0199, Dublin City University, 1999.

Atkinson R. and O’Connor R., The Application of Multiple Choice Questions in a Computer Environments as a Method of Learning rather than of Assessment, Technical Report MCE-0199, Dublin City University, 1999.

1998

O'Connor R., Gaffney E. and Moynihan T., A Multi-Agent Approach to Project Planning, in Jacobs D. (Ed.), Artificial Intelligence Applications, pp. 149 - 154, IITT International, ISBN 2-907669-36-2, 1998.

O'Connor R. and Jenkins J., Supporting Effective Software Project Management and Control by the use of Intelligent Knowledge-based Guidance, Proceedings of 9th European Software Control and Metrics conference, pp. 133 - 141, Shaker Publishing, ISBN 90-423-0038-8, 1998.

O'Connor R. and Renault T., Designing an Internet Enabled Decision Support Tool in the Domain of Software Project Management, in Alpaydin E. (Ed.), Artificial Intelligent, Volume 3, pp. 336 - 343, ICSC Academic Press, ISBN 3-906454-12-6, 1998.

O'Connor R., A Multi-Agent Approach to Knowledge Base Implementation, Proceedings of International Postgraduate Research Student Conference, Dublin, November 1998.

Casey T. and O'Connor R., Collaborative Learning and Computing in the Irish Secondary Educational System, Proceedings of 3rd European Conference on Integrating Information and Communications Technology in the Curriculum, pp. 248 - 257, Dublin, August 1998.

O'Connor R. and Gaffney E., A Distributed Framework for Implementing a Multi-agent Assistant System, Technical Report CA1198, Dublin City University, 1998

Casey T. and O'Connor R., Collaborative Learning and Computing in the Irish Secondary Education System (An Investigation into the WISDEN Collaborative Learning Environment), Technical Report MCE-2198, Dublin City University, 1998.

1997

O'Connor R., Renault T., Floch C., Moynihan T. and Combelles A., Prompter - A Decision Support Tool using Distributed Intelligent Agents, in Smith P. (Ed.), Artificial Intelligence Applications, pp. 303 - 308, IITT International, ISBN 2-90766934-6, 1997.

O'Connor R., Intelligent Assistance for Software Project Management, R.O’Connor, Technical Report CA-3797 CA3797, Dublin City University, 1997.

O'Connor R., Moynihan T., Renault  T. and Combelles A., PROMPTER - A Decision Support Tool for Software Project Management, Technical Report CA-2997, Dublin City University, 1997.

1996

O'Connor R. and Magee P. (Eds.), Conference of the European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization (ECCO IX), Dublin, 1996.

O'Connor R. and Alexander S. (Eds.), 4th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Computing, Dublin, 1996.

Ruskin H., O'Connor R. and Feng Y. (Eds.), Conference on Scientific Computing in Europe (SCE-96), Dublin, 1996.

O'Connor R. and O'Connor C., Multimedia in the Classroom, Proceedings of 1st European Conference on Integrating Information and Communications Technology in the Curriculum, pp. 33 - 37, Dublin, August 1996.

O'Connor R., Developing 32-Bit Applications in a Visual Environment, Proceedings of Summer School on Visual Programming, Poznan University of Technology, Poznan, Poland, 1996.

O'Connor R. and Moynihan T., E/VPL - A System for Modelling and Enacting Software Processes, Technical Report CA-2396, Dublin City University, 1996.

O'Connor R. and Magee P., Quality Computer Science Education, Poster presented at ACM SIGCSE Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 1996.

O'Connor R. and Magee P., Computing Teaching Initiaves, Poster presented at 18th International Conference on Software Engineering, Berlin, Germany, 1996.

Books

Gómez, J.M., Mora, M., Raisinghani, M.S., Nebel, W. and O'Connor, R.V. (Eds.), Engineering and Management of Data Centers: An IT Service Management Approach, Springer-Verlag, forthcoming, December 2017.  

Mas, A., Mesquida, A., O'Connor, R.V., Rout, T., and Dorling A., Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 770, Springer-Verlag, October 2017.  

Stolfa, J, Stolfa, S., O'Connor, R.V., Messnarz, R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 748, Springer-Verlag, September 2017.  

Clarke, P.M., O'Connor, R.V., Rout, T. and Dorling, A. (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 609, Springer-Verlag, June 2016.  

Kreiner, C., Poth., A., O'Connor, R.V., Messnarz, R. (Eds), SSystems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 633, Springer-Verlag, September 2016.  

O'Connor, R.V. Akkaya, M., Kemaneci K., Yilmaz, M., Poth, A. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 543, Springer-Verlag, September 2015.  

Rout, T. and O'Connor, R.V. and Dorling, A. (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS 526, Springer-Verlag, 2015.  

O’Connor, R.V., Mitasiunas, A. and Ross, M. (Eds), Proceedings of 1st International Workshop Software Process Education, Training and Professionalism (SPEPT 2015), CEUR Workshop Proceedings Series, Vol. 1368, June 2015.  

Mitasiunas, A., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS 477, Springer-Verlag, November 2014.

Barafort, B., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 425, Springer-Verlag, June 2014

Woronowicz, T., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 349, Springer-Verlag, May 2013.

McCafery, F., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 364, Springer-Verlag, June 2013

Mas, A., Mesquida, A., Rout, T., O'Connor, R.V., and Dorling A., (Eds), Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 290, Springer-Verlag, May 2012.

Winkler, D., O'Connor, R.V. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS 301, Springer-Verlag, June 2012

O'Connor, R., Pries-Heje, J. and Messnarz R., Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 172, Springer-Verlag, June 2011

O'Connor, R.V., Rout, T., McCaffery, F. and Dorling A., Software Process Improvement and Capability Determination, CCIS Vol. 155, Springer-Verlag, May 2011

Riel A., O'Connor, R.V. Tichkiewitch S. and Messnarz R. (Eds), Systems, Software and Services Process Improvement, CCIS Vol. 99, Springer-Verlag, 2010

O'Connor R.V., Badoo, N., Smolander K., R.Messnarz (Eds.), EuroSPI 2009, Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 42, 2009.

O'Connor R.V. and McCaffery F. (Eds.), Software Process Improvement, Logos-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-8325-1952-0, 2008

O'Connor R.V., Badoo, N. and Smolander K. (Eds.), EuroSPI 2008, Springer-Verlag, CCIS Vol. 16, ISBN 1865-0929, 2008.

Benediktsson O., Abrahamsson P., Dalcher D., Hvannberg E., O'Connor R. and Thorbergsson H. (Eds.), Software Development - Proceedings of 3rd International Conference on Software Development, ISBN 9979-54648-4, 2005

O'Connor R. and Magee P. (Eds.), Conference of the European Chapter on Combinatorial Optimization (ECCO IX), Dublin, 1996.

O'Connor R. and Alexander S. (Eds.), 4th Annual Conference on the Teaching of Computing, Dublin, 1996.

Ruskin H., O'Connor R. and Feng Y. (Eds.), Conference on Scientific Computing in Europe (SCE-96), Dublin, 1996.

O'Connor R., Student Computing Guides, Computer Services Department, Dublin City University, 1995

Professional Magazines and Others Publications

O'Connor, R. and Sanders, M., Good News for Micro-scale Software Developers, Technology Ireland, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2009, pp. 42-43

Sanders, M. and O'Connor, R., Software lifecycle standards for very small enterprises, Running Your Business, Nov/Dec 2008

O'Connor R., Choosing the Right Tools for the Job, The Engineers Journal, The Institution of Engineers of Ireland, Vol. 57 No. 8, October 2002.

O'Connor R. and Duncan H, The Importance of a Quality Process in Software Development, The Engineers Journal, IEI, May 2001.

O'Connor R. and Duncan H., Improving Professional Software Skills in Industry, The Irish Scientist Yearbook, No. 9, November 2001.

O'Connor R. and Duncan H, Importance of a Quality Process in Software Development, Irish Computer Society Newsletter, June 2001.

O'Connor R., Intelligent Software Project Management, The Irish Scientist Yearbook, No. 7, November 1999.

O'Connor R., Choosing a Programming Language - The Issues and Criteria, Methods Group Workshop, National Centre for Software Engineering, May 1998.

O'Connor R., Software Engineering Certification, Evaluation Conference on Inter-University Co-operation in Europe in the Field of Computing, Dublin, 1996.

O'Connor R., Software Process Automation, CSE Newsletter, No. 17, June 1995.

O'Connor R., Software Process Conference, CSE Newsletter, No. 16, March 1995. O'Connor R., The Whole Internet, CSE Newsletter, No. 15, December 1994. O'Connor R., Software Engineering Review, CSE Newsletter, No. 13, June 1994.

Thesis

O'Connor R., An Architecture for an Intelligent Assistant System for use in Software project Planning, Ph.D. Thesis, City University (London), 2000.

O'Connor R., E/VPL - A System for Modeling and Enacting Software Processes, M.Sc. Thesis, Dublin City University, 1995.