Encyclopedia of Software Engineering

Encyclopedia of Software Engineering

Online ISBN: 9780471028956

DOI: 10.1002/0471028959

About this Book

Welcome to the home of the Encyclopedia of Software Engineering online. With initial content derived from the 2nd print edition of the Encyclopedia of Software Engineering this work explores the issues and principles of software engineering, including related areas such as aviation systems. With more than 500 entries covering 35 taxonomic areas, this work includes over 200 major articles and many short entries that define specific terms according to Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) standards. Among the issues discussed are the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge Project, software engineering ethics, licensing and certification of software engineering personnel, and education and training in software engineering. Over 100 biographies of key practitioners in the field are also included. Experts from both academia and industry have contributed to this important work, making it an ideal reference for practitioners as well as students of software engineering and related fields, such as Computer Science, Mathematics, Information Engineering, Information Technology, and Process Improvement.

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