Issue No. 03 - May/June (2002 vol. 19)
<p>In reengineering, the authors argue for complete traceability--from code through specifications to code. In the course of reverse engineering a legacy software system and its subsequent redesign and reimplementation, they found several cases where traceability provided immediate benefits that appear to be specific to reengineering.</p>
Traceability, reverse engineering, reengineering, legacy systems
G. Ebner and H. Kaindl, "Tracing All Around in Reengineering," in IEEE Software, vol. 19, no. , pp. 70-77, 2002.