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Commercial-off-the-Shelf (COTS)-Based Software Systems, International Conference on (2006)
Orlando, Florida
Feb. 13, 2006 to Feb. 16, 2006
ISBN: 0-7695-2515-6

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii,ix

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii
Best Paper

Maintaining COTS-Based Systems: Start with the Design (Abstract)

Mark Vigder , National Research Council of Canada
Anatol W. Kark , National Research Council of Canada
pp. 11-18
Session 1: Embedded COTS

Embedded Systems Development: Quest for Productivity and Reliability (Abstract)

Abdelgadir E. Ibrahim , University of Manchester
Liping Zhao , University of Manchester
John Kinghorn , Philips Semiconductors
pp. 23-32

Identifying Technical Risks in Third-Party Software for Embedded Products (Abstract)

Tim Trew , Philips Research Laboratories
Gerben Soepenberg , Philips Semiconductors
pp. 33-42
Session 2: Component Technologies

A Security Mechanism for Component-Based Systems (Abstract)

Mark Grechanik , University of Texas at Austin
Dewayne E. Perry , University of Texas at Austin
Don Batory , University of Texas at Austin
pp. 53-62

Solving Performance Issues in COTS-Based Systems (Abstract)

Erik Putrycz , National Research Council - Canada
Marius Slavescu , IBM Canada
pp. 70-79
Session 3: Component Selection

Semantic Component Selection — SemaCS (Abstract)

Maxym Sjachyn , University of Westminster
Ljerka Beus-Dukic , University of Westminster
pp. 83-89

Trends on COTS Component Identification (Abstract)

Alejandra Cechich , Universidad Nacional del Comahue
Annya Réquilé-Romanczuk , Ecole des Mines de Nantes
Javier Aguirre , Ecole des Mines de Nantes
Juan M. Luzuriaga , Universidad Nacional del Comahue
pp. 90-99

MoReCOTS: A Specialized Search Engine for COTS Components on the Web (Abstract)

Nacim Yanes , La Manouba University
Sihem Ben Sassi , La Manouba University
Lamia Labed Jilani , La Manouba University
pp. 109-115
Session 4: Risks and Lessons Learned

Actions to Enhance the Use of Commercial Information Technology (IT) in Department of Defense (DoD) Systems (Abstract)

Franklin Kramer , National Defense University
Stuart Starr , National Defense University
Larry Wentz , National Defense University
pp. 119-126

The COTS Software Obsolescence Threat (Abstract)

Leigh Merola , Raytheon, Integrated Defense Systems
pp. 127-133
Session 5: Analysis

A Lightweight Process for Change Identification and Regression Test Selection in Using COTS Components (Abstract)

Jiang Zheng , North Carolina State University
Brian Robinson , ABB Inc.
Laurie Williams , North Carolina State University
Karen Smiley , ABB Inc.
pp. 137-143

COCOTS Risk Analyzer (Abstract)

Ye Yang , University of Southern California
Barry Boehm , University of Southern California
Dan Wu , University of Southern California
pp. 144-151
Keynote Address 2

Architecture and Design Intent in Component & COTS Based Systems (Abstract)

Dewayne E. Perry , University of Texas at Austin
Paul S. Grisham , University of Texas at Austin
pp. 155-164
Session 6: Elicitation and Integration

Towards a COTS-Based Development Environment (Abstract)

Sihem Ben Sassi , La Manouba University
Lamia Labed Jilani , La Manouba University
Henda Hajjami Ben Ghezala , La Manouba University
pp. 167-176

A Service-Sharing Methodology for Integrating COTS-Based Software Systems (Abstract)

Dean Jin , University of Manitoba
James R. Cordy , Queen?s University
pp. 177-186

Requirements Elicitation through Model-Driven Evaluation of Software Components (Abstract)

Lawrence Chung , University of Texas at Dallas
Weimin Ma , University of Texas at Dallas
Kendra Cooper , University of Texas at Dallas
pp. 187-196
Session 7: Experience Reports

COTS-Like Generic Medical Image Repository (Abstract)

N. Chandrashekar , Philips Medical Systems
S. M. Gautam , Philips Medical Systems
K. R. Shivakumar , Philips Medical Systems
K. S. Srinivas , Philips Medical Systems
J. Vijayananda , Philips Medical Systems
pp. 199-205
Author Index

Author Index (PDF)

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