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Quantitative evaluations of software quality built in with domain-specific disciplines

  • Masao J. Matsumoto
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 989)

Abstract

Within software, domain-specific discipline has drawn much attention as a key concern for improving quality as well as domain-generic has. This paper presents the results from a long-term empirical study focusing on how the quality account and the reuse paradigms have been effectively utilized for defect reduction in software products.

Keywords

Domain-specific Disciplines Quality Functional Deployment Quality Accounting Quantitative Measurements and Analysis 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Masao J. Matsumoto
    • 1
  1. 1.NEC, C&C Software DevelopmentTokyoJapan

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