Issue No.01 - January/February (2005 vol.9)
Steve Vinoski , IONA Technologies
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MIC.2005.3
Software reflection, a technique or approach that makes software self-aware, is similar to human reflection, although not as subjective or complicated. Proper use of software reflection can produce flexible, adaptable applications. In a sense, reflective applications, like reflective people, are capable of dynamic self-improvement.
middleware, reflection, software, dynamic, static
Steve Vinoski, "A Time for Reflection", IEEE Internet Computing, vol.9, no. 1, pp. 86-89, January/February 2005, doi:10.1109/MIC.2005.3