International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS)

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IJITCS Vol.6, No.9, Aug. 2014

The Novel Life Cycle Model for Component Based Software System Based on Architecture Quality Using KCW Framework

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S. Kaliraj, N. Premkumar, A. Bharathi

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KCW Framework, Life Cycle Model of the CBSS, Process of Component Based Software Development, Quality Based Life Cycle Model


With the growing size of software’s and increasing needs of people we need a complex software system to provide a solution to the many problems among the humans. For that, we need to develop the software system with high quality and limited amount of time. Due to this reason, the software development process is moved to the component based software development (CBSD). The preliminary life cycle models of software development is not compatible with component based software development. For that we need a novel life cycle model to develop the software system using components with high quality. Some of the life cycle models are developed by some researchers, but when we are considering the quality of the software system those models are not assured the highest quality. Because of this we have developed one novel life cycle model based on v-model using KCW framework which assures the quality of the architecture of a software system itself.

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S. Kaliraj, N. Premkumar, A. Bharathi,"The Novel Life Cycle Model for Component Based Software System Based on Architecture Quality Using KCW Framework", International Journal of Information Technology and Computer Science(IJITCS), vol.6, no.9, pp.74-79, 2014. DOI: 10.5815/ijitcs.2014.09.10


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