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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
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Introduction

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii,ix
Cover
Introduction

Foreword (PDF)

pp. viii
Best Paper

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

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

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

Liping Zhao , University of Manchester
John Kinghorn , Philips Semiconductors
Abdelgadir E. Ibrahim , University of Manchester
pp. 23-32
Session 1: Embedded COTS
Session 2: Component Technologies

A Security Mechanism for Component-Based Systems (Abstract)

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

Solving Performance Issues in COTS-Based Systems (Abstract)

Marius Slavescu , IBM Canada
Erik Putrycz , National Research Council - 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)

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

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

Lamia Labed Jilani , La Manouba University
Nacim Yanes , La Manouba University
Sihem Ben Sassi , 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
Larry Wentz , National Defense University
Stuart Starr , 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)

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

COCOTS Risk Analyzer (Abstract)

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

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

Paul S. Grisham , University of Texas at Austin
Dewayne E. Perry , 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)

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

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

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

COTS-Like Generic Medical Image Repository (Abstract)

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

Author Index (PDF)

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