Software Reuse ROI

This document discusses the sources of the ROI that can be achieved through the use of components and services to deliver business solutions in a service-oriented architecture. It examines the use and benefits derived from the adoption of appropriate tools and processes for their delivery. The scope of the white paper is specific to the gains achieved through the adoption of SCBD, or where SCBD can significantly raise the level of benefit above that which can be achieved with other architecture, processes or technology.