Intelligent Software Systems Development: An IS Manager's Guide / Edition 1

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Focuses on the software development trend that will help corporations remain competitive in the information age. Offers different types of methodologies and tools available to Information Systems (IS) in order to build the best software with less effort. Discusses four applications from real software developed at different types of Fortune 500 companies. Prepares developers and IS managers both for decision making and project initiation.

Focusing on a wide variety of technologies, this book shows readers how to identify, choose, and integrate state-of-the-art software for customized business applications; offers real-world examples and case studies of successfully integrated systems from Fortune 500 companies; and includes special quick-access charts on software currently available.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780471592440
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/1/1993
  • Series: Professional Computing Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 512
  • Product dimensions: 9.25 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 1.03 (d)

Table of Contents

The Changing World of Computing.

Creating the Knowledge-Based Company.

Software Options.

Object-Oriented Technology.

Object-Oriented Operating Systems.

Object-Oriented Software Development.

Object-Oriented Databases.

CASE Technology.

Intelligent CASE Tools.

Artificial Intelligence Technology.

Knowledge-Based Systems Tools.

CASE-Based Reasoning.

Neural Networks: Technology, Tools, and Applications.

Natural Language: Technology, Products, and Applications.

Software Development Methodologies.

Advanced OO and Knowledge-Based Methodologies.

Intelligent Systems in the Airline Industry.

Texas Instruments' Computer Integrated Manufacturing Project.

Software Trends at the Help Desk.

Putting It All Together: Managing Strategic Software Development in the Nineties.



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