The following paper describes the ATS (Automatic Test System) systems analysis results
that the investigators produced relating to the Resource Adapter Interface (RAI) ATS Framework
element. The paper clearly and definitively exposes the information needed to attain test
platform independent test programs.
The following paper discusses abstractions that apply to RAI, various software technologies applicable
to RAI implementation, and the consensus definition for RAI. The paper also covers some history, applicability,
and shortfall associated with some of the major existing products, paradigms and implementations. Also, the paper
provides insights into the future vision for what RAI can be moving forward.