Adaptive maintenance is a type of software maintenance where changes the software in response to changes in the working environment or due to system upgrade or hardware replacement.
porting to use newer versions of the development tools and/or components,
porting product to a different operating system,
adapting a program for new locales,
modification of code to take full advantages of hardware supported operations,
most year 2000 fixes,
adding support for network access or web access.
See also: http://www.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/~lamwa/SENG/621/SoftwareMaintenance.htm <-- Broken Link
( Topic last updated: 2004.01.07 10:37:40 AM )