In 1997, AA Company, made their initial move to OO development. Hoping to achieve success in a client-server environment, AAC initiated a phased pilot project using Java as the language. To date, these projects could be considered failures. What happened? This paper chronicles the events of OO adoption by AAC and discusses some things, in retrospect, that should have been done differently.
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