Issue No.06 - November/December (1987 vol.4)
W. Harrison , IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center
Monolithic tools that can't be extended to handle new kinds of input, not just new function, are hampering development. This model seeks to change that.
W. Harrison, "RPDE3: A Framework for Integrating Tool Fragments", IEEE Software, vol.4, no. 6, pp. 46-56, November/December 1987, doi:10.1109/MS.1987.232089