Software reuse: Research and practice


It has been more than three decades since the idea of software reuse was proposed. Many success stories have been told, yet it is believed that software reuse is still in the development phase and has not reached its full potential. How far are we with software reuse research and practice? This paper is an attempt to answer this question. Keywords: Software Reuse, Architecture, Domain Engineering, Metrics, Component. © 2007 IEEE.

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Proceedings - International Conference on Information Technology-New Generations, ITNG 2007