Picolibre: a free collaborative platform to improve students' skills in software engineering

@article{Cousin2002PicolibreAF,
  title={Picolibre: a free collaborative platform to improve students' skills in software engineering},
  author={E. Cousin and G. Ouvradou and Paolo Pucci and Samuel Tardieu},
  journal={IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man and Cybernetics},
  year={2002},
  volume={1},
  pages={564-568}
}
HILE widely used in graduate or post-graduate French scientific cursus, project activities often miss some fundamental points. In particular, technical goals tend to prevail too heavily on organizational concerns. That is how, for instance, Computer Science students are trained to build software from scratch by themselves rather than to reuse existing code and to produce reusable code collaboratively. Yet, reusability has proven to be the most rational approach: it saves time and leads to more… CONTINUE READING