Computing Reviews
Today's Issue Hot Topics Search Browse Recommended My Account Log In
Browse by topic Browse by titles Authors Reviewers Browse by issue Browse Help
  Browse All Reviews > Computing Milieux (K) > Management Of Computing And Information Systems (K.6) > Software Management (K.6.3) > Software Process (K.6.3...)  
  1-10 of 139 Reviews about "Software Process (K.6.3...)": Date Reviewed
   Code that fits in your head : heuristics for software engineering
Seeman M.,  Pearson, Hoboken, NJ, 2021. 406 pp. Type: Book (978-1-374644-01-4)

The human brain can only hold and manipulate a small number of items in short-term memory. The number typically cited is seven things, plus or minus two. So to understand code and keep it all in your head, seven should be the limit of things that ...

May 27 2022
   Software engineering (10th ed.)
Sommerville I.,  Pearson, Boston, MA, 2016. 816 pp. Type: Book (978-0-133943-03-0), Reviews: (2 of 2)

This book has been around for about three decades. This newest version is the tenth edition. Software engineering is--has become--an enormous subject. The book is very long--over 800 pages--and yet it does not actually cover al...

Oct 17 2018
  Managing software process evolution: traditional, agile and beyond--how to handle process change
Kuhrmann M., Münch J., Richardson I., Rausch A., Zhang H.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2016. 332 pp. Type: Book (978-3-319315-43-0)

Building a software artifact necessarily involves a methodology, commonly referred to as a software development process. Evolving this process is necessary to cope with new requirements and new technologies. User expectations are evolving, as soft...

Apr 19 2017
  Practical software architecture: moving from system context to deployment
Mitra T.,  IBM Press, Old Tappan, NJ, 2015. 304 pp. Type: Book (978-0-133763-03-4)

Oh! Another book on software architecture! Perhaps the mysteries behind building software will definitely be solved one day!...

Sep 28 2016
  The Scrum field guide: agile advice for your first year and beyond (2nd ed.)
Lacey M.,  Addison-Wesley Professional, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 2016. 480 pp. Type: Book (978-0-133853-62-9)

For the most part, this book provides a good overview of effective practices and bottlenecks to be considered and reconciled with in effecting good agile practices. It is a practitioner’s textbook on the practices and guidelines for agile de...

Aug 10 2016
  Software engineering (10th ed.)
Sommerville I.,  Pearson, Boston, MA, 2016. 816 pp. Type: Book (978-0-133943-03-0), Reviews: (1 of 2)

Software engineering is a vast field with many techniques to accomplish various tasks. It encompasses topics from requirements to maintenance. This book tries to look at all of the processes, forming a common theme where possible and exposing read...

Mar 23 2016
  Beyond requirements: analysis with an agile mindset
McDonald K.,  Addison-Wesley Professional, New York, NY, 2015. 304 pp. Type: Book (978-0-321834-55-3)

This is the latest book published in the “Agile Software Development Series,” with Alistair Cockburn and Jim Highsmith as the series editors. The author aims to introduce to practitioners in the information technology (IT) community, e...

Mar 11 2016
  Identifying software process management challenges: survey of practitioners in a large global IT company
Gupta M., Sureka A., Padmanabhuni S., Asadullah A.  MSR 2015 (Proceedings of the 12th Working Conference on Mining Software Repositories, Florence, Italy,  May 16-24, 2015) 346-356, 2015. Type: Proceedings

Drill down into this research paper and you will find an interesting table of 27 problems that might be present in a well-organized software development company. Here are the top concerns: bottlenecks, estimation, late detection of defects, redund...

Oct 27 2015
  Crowdsourcing: cloud-based software development
Li W., Huhns M., Tsai W., Wu W.,  Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2015. 270 pp. Type: Book (978-3-662470-10-7)

“Crowd-X” has become a widely explored area; examples include crowdfunding, crowdtesting, crowdvoting, crowdsearching, and crowdsourcing. Software crowdsourcing is a specific area in which an undefined group of people takes part in dis...

Oct 21 2015
  An experimental evaluation of test driven development vs. test-last development with industry professionals
Munir H., Wnuk K., Petersen K., Moayyed M.  EASE 2014 (Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering, London, UK,  May 13-14, 2014) 1-10, 2014. Type: Proceedings

The results of an experiment comparing test-driven development (TDD) with test-last development (TLD) are reported. The subjects were professional Java developers who were asked to implement seven small user stories adapted from Robert Martin̵...

Feb 11 2015
Display per page
Send Your Comments
Contact Us
Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.   Copyright © 2000-2022 ThinkLoud, Inc.
Terms of Use
| Privacy Policy