Need for multiple approaches in collaborative software development.

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The need to share software and reintegrate it into new applications presents a difficult but important challenge. Component-based development as an approach to this problem is receiving much attention in professional journals and academic curricula. However, there are many other approaches to collaborative software development that might be more appropriate. This paper reviews a few of these approaches and discusses criteria for the conditions and contexts in which these alternative approaches might be more appropriate. This paper complements the discussion of context-based development team organizations and processes. Examples from a small development team that interacts with a larger professional community ... continued below

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LePoire, D. J. February 26, 2002.

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The need to share software and reintegrate it into new applications presents a difficult but important challenge. Component-based development as an approach to this problem is receiving much attention in professional journals and academic curricula. However, there are many other approaches to collaborative software development that might be more appropriate. This paper reviews a few of these approaches and discusses criteria for the conditions and contexts in which these alternative approaches might be more appropriate. This paper complements the discussion of context-based development team organizations and processes. Examples from a small development team that interacts with a larger professional community are analyzed.

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  • Midwest Computer Conference, Schaumburg, IL (US), 04/12/2002

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  • Report No.: ANL/EA/CP-106971
  • Grant Number: W-31-109-ENG-38
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 795031
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LePoire, D. J. Need for multiple approaches in collaborative software development., article, February 26, 2002; Illinois. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc737745/: accessed August 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.