Building Evolvable Systems: The ORBlite Project
One critical requirement that HP has learned over the years from building large systems is the need for the system and its components to be able to evolve over time. A distributed object communication framework is described that supports piecewise evolution of components, interfaces, communication protocols, and APIs and the integration of legacy components.
by Keith E. Moore and Evan R. Kirshenbaum
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