On API usability: An analysis and an evaluation tool

@inproceedings{Doucette2008OnAU,
  title={On API usability: An analysis and an evaluation tool},
  author={Andre Doucette},
  year={2008}
}
Introduction Software systems are becoming increasingly complex. As code bases increase in size, there is a need to modularize the code into functional parts, which allows programmers to focus on only a small subset of the entire functionality at one time. This also means that no one programmer needs to know everything about every part of the code base. One of the most common ways to achieve this goal is by providing an application programming interface, or API. An API is exactly what it sounds… CONTINUE READING

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