2nd Workshop for Reuse Introduction in the Software Development Companies (WIRE)

 WIRE 2007 was a workshop about the practical aspects related to software reuse in projects with industrial trait. Advances in the state-of-the-art that reflect in practical experiences involving technical, managerial and organizational aspects were expected in order to stimulate the exchange of experiences, opinions and, mainly, debates. Reuse, in the workshop context, encompasses areas related to reuse processes based on mass production techniques, such as, for example, processes involving product lines, and aspects related to the challenges of introducing reuse in companies.


1st RiSE Summer School on Software Reuse (RiSS)

 Software reuse. It is sure a hot topic in software development even it started in 1968. Last week, we announced the ICSR conference. The First RiSE Summer School on Software Reuse (RiSS), was organized by the Recife Center for Advanced Studies and Systems (C.E.S.A.R) through its Reuse in Software Engineering (RiSE) group. The speakers included: Bill Frakes, Charles Krueger, Dirk Muthig, Ivica Crnkovic, Rubén Prieto-Díaz and Wayne Lim. In this school, reuse topics were related to: Domain Engineering, Software Product Lines, Component-Based Development (CBD), Organizational Economics aspects, Component Libraries and Software Reuse tools.