Effective Integration of External Software Based on Trustworthiness at Selection Time
In the present competitive environment most of the IT communities tend to go towards off-the - shelf softwares, in which the integration of those external software in project development is challenging, because the execution quality of the software and the trustworthiness of the software provider may be unknown at integration time. Therefore in choosing the SaaS service through reputation systems; however, existing systems rely on ratings provided by consumers. This creates issues like subjectivity and unfairness of the service ratings. This paper explains a framework for automatic selection for software service selection based on quality, cost and trust.