Issue No. 04 - July/August (2007 vol. 9)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MITP.2007.72
Thomas Costello , Upstreme Inc.
Phillip Laplante , Pennsylvania State University
Anthony Gold , Unisys Corp.
Open source software use is amassing a long list of benefits, among them higher software quality. Enterprises that are still discouraged by the task of converting existing software might find that modernization building blocks can make that task easier. Adapting or converting to OSS need not be overwhelming as this case study shows.
open source software, software architecture, software quality
Thomas Costello, Phillip Laplante, Anthony Gold, "Open Source Software: Is It Worth Converting?", IT Professional, vol. 9, no. , pp. 28-33, July/August 2007, doi:10.1109/MITP.2007.72