Issue No. 05 - September/October (1998 vol. 15)
Components are "hot," and changing at a fast pace. Here are industry forecasts from two leaders in the field, as well as their choices for inclusion in this focus: a state-of-the-practice overview and some of the latest work in CBSE.
G. Booch and W. Kozaczynski, "Guest Editors' Introduction: Component-Based Software Engineering," in IEEE Software, vol. 15, no. , pp. 34-36, 1998.