Migrating from single software development to a software product line
: application to the film critik website

  • Raphaël Michel

Student thesis: Master typesMaster in Computer science


Software product lines translate the concepts of industrial product lines to the world of software development in order to take the same types of advantages, applied to software products. Among the more cited, reduced time to market, increased quality, mass customization , and reduced development cost are some of the advantages brought when adopting a software product line approach. Using a family of similar websites as example, this work presents importants concepts and steps to take to build a simple software product line. The whole family is analyzed to determine what commonali ties and differences exist between the different websites in order to build reusable components th at will be assembled together to form end-products
Date of Award2009
Original languageEnglish
SupervisorPatrick HEYMANS (Supervisor)

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