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Strategies for Software Engineering: The Management of Risk and Quality

Strategies for Software Engineering: The Management of Risk and Quality

by Martyn A. Ould
     
 

An immensely practical resource for professionals in the software industry, this text offers a simple but effective decision-making approach to planning and managing all types of software engineering projects. The book establishes a constructive framework for selecting a development strategy, development methods, and support tools with the ultimate goal of

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An immensely practical resource for professionals in the software industry, this text offers a simple but effective decision-making approach to planning and managing all types of software engineering projects. The book establishes a constructive framework for selecting a development strategy, development methods, and support tools with the ultimate goal of minimizing technical risk and increasing product quality. Specific topics include the range of quality attributes (fitness for purpose, fitness for use, and timely delivery), standards for quality management systems, the work breakdown structure, and the use of metrics and indicators. The book closes with a discussion of the 14 dilemmas of software engineering—and how to break them.

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A practical resource offering a simple but effective decision-making approach to planning and managing software engineering projects. The book establishes a framework for selecting a development strategy, development methods, and support tools. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471926283
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/10/1990
Series:
Wiley Series in Software Engineering Practice Series, #14
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.86(w) x 9.92(h) x 0.82(d)

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