Definition and Validation of Design Metrics for Distributed Applications

  title={Definition and Validation of Design Metrics for Distributed Applications},
  author={Pablo Rossi and George Fernandez},
  booktitle={IEEE METRICS},
As distributed technologies become more widely used, the need for assessing the quality of distributed applications correspondingly increases. Despite the rich body of research and practice in developing quality measures for centralised applications, there has been little emphasis on measures for distributed software. The need to understand the complex structure and behaviour of distributed applications suggests a shift in interest from traditional centralised measures to the distributed arena… CONTINUE READING