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A reference architecture for Web servers

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2 Author(s)
A. E. Hassan ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Waterloo Univ., Ont., Canada ; R. C. Holt

A reference software architecture for a domain defines the fundamental components of the domain and the relations between them. Research has shown the benefits of having a reference architecture for product development, software reuse and maintenance. Many mature domains, such as compilers and operating systems, have well-known reference architectures. We present a process to derive a reference architecture for a domain. We used this process to derive a reference architecture for Web servers, which is a relatively new domain. The paper presents the mapping of this reference architecture to the architectures of three open source Web servers: Apache (80KLOC), AOL-Server (164KLOC), and Jigsaw (106KLOC)

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Reverse Engineering, 2000. Proceedings. Seventh Working Conference on

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