Microdata Information System - MISSY 3

Project Management

  • Project Lead: Prof. Dr. Christof Wolf.
  • Duration: 3 years (2011 - 2014)
  • Project Members: 7
  • Responsibility: joint technical responsibility (together with a colleague) and joint responsibility for the management of the IT-project


  • Requirements engineering for as well as conception and implementation of 3 web applications to
    (1) improve and simplify metadata documentation,
    (2) provide end users with more sophisticated and complex views on metadata, and
    (3) import highly-sensible metadata requiring secure server communications
  • Conception of the hardware architectures for these web applications
  • Conception and implementation of
    (1) multitier software architectures for these web applications using the MVC software architecture pattern,
    (2) their data models, and
    (3) multiple persistence strategies
  • Conception and implementation of the import (SPSS, XML, Excel) and the export (RDF, XML, SPSS, STATA, SAS) of metadata

Core Technologies

MVC, Ajax, Spring, Java, Hibernate, SQL, FreeMarker, XSLT, XML, HTML, Scrum