In this paper, several applications that use similarity and/or distance measures. The review is mainly focusing on the prospective of systems design and analysis (i.e. software requirements analysis, interface design, software maintenance, etc.).
Rabie, Osama and Abozinadah, Ehab, "Similarity Measures and Distance Measures Applications: A Software Engineering Prospective" (2020). SAIS 2020 Proceedings. 6.