Scale-Free Nature of Java Software Package , Class and Method Collaboration Graphs

  title={Scale-Free Nature of Java Software Package , Class and Method Collaboration Graphs},
  author={David Hyland-Wood},
Software collaboration graphs for two Open Source software projects written in the Java programming language, the Kowari Metastore and JRDF, were analyzed for fifteen-month periods of development. Collaboration graphs were produced at the package, class and method levels. The collaboration graphs were found to form networks which exhibited approximately scale-free properties at all three levels and during each period analyzed. This finding tends to support claims made by others that software… CONTINUE READING
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