inSSIDE is one of the research groups of Universitat Polit├Ęcnica de Catalunya (UPC BarcelonaTech) recognized with the quality label issued by the Catalan research agency.

The group is composed by two research teams with a long path behind that decided to join forces due to their increasing synergies in the form of joint projects and publications:

GESSI – Software and Service Engineering Group. GESSI conducts research in many fields of software engineering, with particular emphasis on requirements engineering, software quality, software architecture, service-oriented computing, open source software, software modeling and empirical research.

DTIM – Database Technologies and Information Management Group. DTIM conducts research in many fields of data and knowledge management, with particular emphasis on big data management, NOSQL, data warehousing, ETL, OLAP tools, multidimensional modeling, conceptual modeling, ontologies and services.