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Managing Software Interfaces of On-Board Automotive Controllers
January/February 2011 (vol. 28 no. 1)
pp. 73-76
Anthony Tsakiris, Ford Motor Company
This article provides a birds-eye view of the enormous upheaval involved in enhancing reuse across a product line. The classic approach originally espoused by David Parnas—separation of concerns—is an important driver, but the big take-away is that even when a team of experts collaborates on architectural refactoring, it's a slow, incremental process. There is no easy road to reuse.
Index Terms:
software, architecture, interfaces, control system, embedded, automotive, powertrain, data dictionary, cultural change
Citation:
Anthony Tsakiris, "Managing Software Interfaces of On-Board Automotive Controllers," IEEE Software, vol. 28, no. 1, pp. 73-76, Jan.-Feb. 2011, doi:10.1109/MS.2011.11
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