Issue No.08 - August (1996 vol.22)
<p><b>Abstract</b>—This note presents a model of smooth software system evolution. The model assumes constant effort per release and takes into account the growth of system complexity.</p>
Evolution, Lehman's laws, system size prediction, complexity measure, constant effort.
Wladyslaw M. Turski, "Reference Model for Smooth Growth of Software Systems", IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol.22, no. 8, pp. 599-600, August 1996, doi:10.1109/TSE.1996.10007