The role of software acquisition ecosystems in the development and evolution of secure open architecture systems has received insufficient consideration. Such systems are composed of software components subject to different security requirements in an architecture in which evolution can occur by evolving existing components or by replacing them. But this may
Topic: Open Architectures
Mike Corley is a R&D Associate of Quanterion Solutions. He supports a variety of customer-funded efforts with the Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) via the Cyber Security and Information Systems Information Analysis Center (CSIAC), and the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) in Rome NY. Recently, Mike has developed a new capability, specifically
This issue discusses advances in the acquisition of secure systems based on open architectures. It also attempts to quantify productivity in software development projects.