State of the Art and Practice of OpenSource Component Integration

  title={State of the Art and Practice of OpenSource Component Integration},
  author={Janne Merilinna and Mari Matinlassi},
  journal={32nd EUROMICRO Conference on Software Engineering and Advanced Applications (EUROMICRO'06)},
The open source software (OSS) development approach has become a remarkable option to consider for cost-efficient, high quality software development. Utilizing OSS as part of an in-house software application requires the software company to take the role of a component integrator. In addition, integrating OSS as part of in-house software has a few differences compared to integrating closed source software and in-house software, such as access to source code and the fact that OSS evolves… CONTINUE READING
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