A (TRUSTAD) Component Nomenclature
By: Sivamuni Kalaimagal, Rengaramanujam Srinivasan
Component based engineering is gaining substantial interest in the market today. This is because software components offer us the advantage of lesser developmental costs and shorter life cycles. With the continuing rise in the demand for software component based products, the terms - component, in-house component, COTS and reusable components have become overloaded and rather conflicting over the past years.