ISBN 9788126508358,Software Engineering Project Management

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ISBN 9788126508358
Publisher

Wiley India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2010
ISBN-13

ISBN 9788126508358

ISBN-10 8126508353
Binding

Paperback

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 556 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Educational: English language: readers & reading schemes

Richard Thayer?s popular; bestselling book presents a top-down, practical view of managing a successful software engineering project. The book builds a framework for project management activities based on the planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and controlling model. Thayer provides information designed to help you understand and successfully perform the unique role of a project manager. This book is a must for all project managers in the software field. The text focuses on the five functions of general management by first describing each function and then detailing the project management activities that support each function. This new edition shows you how to manage a software development project, discusses current software engineering management methodologies and techniques, and presents general descriptions and project management problems. The book serves as a guide for your future project management activities. The text also offers students sufficient background and instructional material to serve as a main supplementary text for a course in software engineering project management. Introduction to Management Software Engineering Software Engineering Project Management Planning s Software Engineering Project Planning: Software Cost, Schedule, and Size Organizing a Software Engineering Project Staffing a Software Engineering Project Directing a Software Engineering Project Controlling a Software Engineering Project Controlling: Software Metrics and Visibility of Progress About the Author University, Sacramento, California, United States of America. He travels widely where he consults and lectures on software requirements analysis, software engineering, project management, software engineering standards, and software quality assurance. He is a Visiting Researcher at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland. As an expert in software project management and requirements engineering, he is a consultant to many companies and government agencies. Thayer is a Senior Member of the IEEE Computer Society and the IEEE Software Engineering Standards Subcommittee. He is Chairperson for the Working Group for a Standard for a Software Project Management Plans. He is a Distinguished Visitor for the IEEE Computer Society. He is also an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) where he served on the AIAA Technical Committee on Computer Systems, and he is a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). He is also a registered professional engineer. He has a BSEE and an MS degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana (1962) and a PhD from the University of California at Santa Barbara (1979) all in Electrical Engineering. He has edited and/or co-edited numerous tutorials for the IEEE Computer Society Press: Software Engineering Project Management (1988), System and Software Requirements Engineering (1990), and Software Engineering-A European Prospective (1992). He is the author of over 40 technical papers and reports on software project management, software engineering, and software engineering standards and is an invited speaker at many national and international software engineering conferences and workshops. Table of Contents Contributors of Original Papers Foreword Preface Introduction to Management Software Engineering Process Software Engineering Project Management Planning a Software Engineering Project Software Cost, Schedule, and Size Organizing a Software Engineering Project Staffing a Software Engineering Project Directing a Software Engineering Project Controlling a Software Engineering Project Software Metrics and Visibility of Progress Epilogue: The Silver Bullets Appendix Author Biography

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