COTS : The Economical Choice ?

@inproceedings{Voas1998COTST,
  title={COTS : The Economical Choice ?},
  author={Jeerey Voas},
  year={1998}
}
  • Jeerey Voas
  • Published 1998
1 The Problems Thirty years ago, there was not much interest in software from \Joe Citizen." The personal computer did not exist, and most people had never even heard the term. Today, software is given as gifts, just as neckties and stereos. The amount of software that can be purchased OO-The-Shelf (OTS) is growing daily. Our appetite for it appears unbounded. There is a diierent side to software commerce that is just emerging|the ooering of generic software components that contain xed… CONTINUE READING