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Automated Software Engineering

, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 193–202 | Cite as

Critical success factors for knowledge-based software engineering applications

  • Barry Boehm
  • Prasanta Bose
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Abstract

A key problem in KBSE is evaluating the prospective utility of proposed KBSA tools. This paper analyzes the utility of ten KBSA prototype applications that were developed as part of an advanced course. Based on such an analysis, we hypothesize three new critical success factors for explaining their utility. The factors identify key elements of KBSA tools that serve as indicators of their likely utility.

Keywords

Operating System Artificial Intelligence Engineering Application Software Engineering Success Factor 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Barry Boehm
    • 1
  • Prasanta Bose
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUSC Center for Software EngineeringUSA

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