Collects the 172 papers presented during the August 2002 conference with the theme of qProlonging software life: development and redevelopment.q The main subjects of the 38 sessions are component based software development, software process, quality control, testing, software evolution, web based systems, formal methods, and management. Topics include a distributed agent architecture for seaport automation, using XML to integrate existing software systems into the web, slice based dynamic memory modeling, and object identification in legacy code as a grouping problem. The four workshops address web security, on-line upgrading of distributed systems, cooperative support for distributed software engineering processes, and data mining via granular and rough computing. No subject index. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.Proceedings : 26-29 August, 2002, Oxford, England ...  W.S. Humphrey, Introduction to Software Process Improvement, SEI Report CMU/SEI-92-TR-7, 1992. ...  G.M. Larsen, J. Fitzgerald and T. Brookes, Applying Formal Specification in Industry, IEEE Software, May 1996. ...  J. Rumbaugh, I. Jacobson and G. Booch, The Unified Modeling Language Reference Manual, Addison Wesley, 1999.
|Title||:||26th Annual International Computer Software and Applications Conference|
|Publisher||:||IEEE - 2002|