Web-based Software Development

Peyman Oreizy, U.C. Irvine

While the World-Wide-Web is demonstrably useful for a wide variety of tasks, in its current form it lacks support for many wide-area software development activities. This talk presents our experience, and observations drawn by others, in using the WWW as an environment for software development. Based on this, we identify and discuss the following areas for improving the Web to better support wide-area software engineering: