The IRIS Development Platform and Proposed Object-Oriented Data Base

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Various code development platforms, such as the ATHENA Framework [1] of the ATLAS [2] experiment encounter lengthy compilation/linking times. To augment this situation, the IRIS Development Platform was built as a software development framework acting as compiler, cross-project linker and data fetcher, which allow hot-swaps in order to compare various versions of software under test. The flexibility fostered by IRIS allowed modular exchange of software libraries among developers, making it a powerful development tool. The IRIS platform used input data ROOT-ntuples [3]; however a new data model is sought, in line with the facilities offered by IRIS. The schematic of a possible new data structuring—as a user implemented object oriented data base, is presented.

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Dima, M. (2015) The IRIS Development Platform and Proposed Object-Oriented Data Base. Journal of Software Engineering and Applications, 8, 167-174. doi: 10.4236/jsea.2015.84017.

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