Studying the evolution of PHP web applications

@article{Amanatidis2016StudyingTE,
  title={Studying the evolution of PHP web applications},
  author={Theodoros Amanatidis and Alexander Chatzigeorgiou},
  journal={Information & Software Technology},
  year={2016},
  volume={72},
  pages={48-67}
}
Context: Software evolution analysis can reveal important information concerning maintenance practices. Most of the studies which analyze software evolution focus on desktop applications written in compiled languages, such as Java and C. However, a vast amount of the web content today is powered by web applications written in PHP and thus the evolution of software systems written in such a scripting language deserves a distinct analysis. Objective: The aim of this study is to analyze the… CONTINUE READING
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