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Publisher Comments:

In one neat package, this book brings together information on every aspect of developing quality software. Introduces a phased approach for delivering software quality. Presents the role of reviews and design specifications in optimizing quality. Discusses best quality practices for object-oriented development. Discusses prototypes and acceptance testing. Includes a detailed checklist of best practices. For software engineers, software project managers, designers, and technical software marketing managers.

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Recommended as a supplement to both introductory and intermediate software engineering courses, this volume is a collection of personal software practices used by lead engineers, showcasing the practical application for formal engineering methods. Topics include teamwork, the phased approach, design specifications and reviews, and code reviews. No bibliography.
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Synopsis:

Examines and prescribes the various components necessary for implementing good software engineering practices. The text includes cross-functional communication, response to problems, code quality and structural integrity.

Synopsis:

This collection of software engineering essays for software development and test engineering practitioners includes everything from source code assertions to engineering discipline and rigor. Examples are used throughout to give readers a better understanding and feel for many best practices that can be applied to the development, test and release management of software work products.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-197) and index.

Table of Contents

 1. Attitude Makes the Difference.

 2. The Phased Approach.

 3. Code and Design Reviews (Structured Reviews).

 4. Design Specifications.

 5. Object-Oriented Programming and The Project Team.

 6. Prototypes, Specifications and Reviews.

 7. Assertions.

 8. Acceptance Test.

 9. Teamwork.

10. Checklist for Best Practices.

11. Best-in-Breed Survey Results.

Appendix A: Beta Test and Customer Acceptance Test Checklist.

Appendix B: Ambiguity Reviews.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780134726632
Author:
Wilson, Rodney C.
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Author:
Wilson, Rodney C.
Location:
Upper Saddle River, N.J. :
Subject:
Programming - General
Subject:
Quality Control
Subject:
Programming - Software Development
Subject:
Computer software
Subject:
Software engineering
Subject:
Computer software -- Quality control.
Subject:
Software Development & Engineering - General
Subject:
Software Engineering-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
246
Publication Date:
October 1996
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
9.26x7.02x.62 in. .94 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Examines and prescribes the various components necessary for implementing good software engineering practices. The text includes cross-functional communication, response to problems, code quality and structural integrity.
"Synopsis" by , This collection of software engineering essays for software development and test engineering practitioners includes everything from source code assertions to engineering discipline and rigor. Examples are used throughout to give readers a better understanding and feel for many best practices that can be applied to the development, test and release management of software work products.
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