Economics of Software Product Lines

@inproceedings{Peterson2003EconomicsOS,
  title={Economics of Software Product Lines},
  author={Dale R. Peterson},
  booktitle={PFE},
  year={2003}
}
Software Product Lines (SPL) offer tremendous potential to improve a company's competitive position and responsiveness to changing market needs. However, unless the full benefits and costs are well understood by executive-level stakeholders, the probability of success will be low. An SPL economic analysis framework is presented that is based on the author's experience with SPL adoption at Convergys. While derived from the Convergys experience, it is hoped that this framework will be of value to… CONTINUE READING

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