Description of 36 ineffective development practices: people-related, process-related, product-related, technology-related. (Sample chapter from Steve McConnell's book Rapid Development.)
Software safety. Parallels between the early development of high-pressure steam engines and software engineering that we can apply to the use of computers in complex systems.
Case study of a well known software error.
By a software developer and consultant with over 30 years experience.
One of the classic articles leading to modern software engineering, by D.L. Parnas.
Characteristics of software developers - personality type, demographics, age, education, attitudes.
Emphasizes "soft" issues - attitude, approach.
Some aspects of the relationship between quality and aesthetics (beauty) in software, using architecture analogies.
9 Dos and 8 Don'ts for software project success, from NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center. (Sample chapter from Steve McConnell's book Software Project Survival Guide.)
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