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Software Process: Principles, Methodology, and Technology

  • Jean-Claude Derniame
  • Badara Ali Kaba
  • David Wastell

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1500)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
  2. Reidar Conradi, M. Letizia Jaccheri
    Pages 27-52
  3. Brian Warboys
    Pages 53-93
  4. Wilhelm Schaefer
    Pages 95-116
  5. Claude Godart
    Pages 117-164
  6. David Wastell
    Pages 165-199
  7. David Wastell, Luuk Groenewegen
    Pages 201-213
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 217-307

About this book

Introduction

1 Jean Claude Derniame Software process technology is an emerging and strategic area that has already reached a reasonable degree of maturity, delivering products and significant industrial expe riences. This technology aims at supporting the software production process by pro viding the means to model, analyse, improve, measure, and whenever it is reasonable and convenient, to automate software production activities. In recent years, this tech nology has proved to be effective in the support of many business activities not directly related to software production, but relying heavily on the concept of process (i. e. all the applications traditionally associated with workflow management). This book concentrates on the core technology of software processes, its principles and concepts as well as the technical aspect of software process support. The contributions to this book are the collective work of the Promoter 2 European Working Group. This grouping of 13 academic and 3 industrial partners is the suc cessor of Promoter, a working group responsible for creating a European software process community. Promoter 2 aims at exploiting this emerging community to collec tively develop remaining open issues, to coordinate activities and to assist in the dis semination of results. The title “Software Process Modelling and Technology” [Fink94] was produced during Promoter 1. Being “project based”, it presented the main findings and proposals of the different projects then being undertaken by the partners.

Keywords

Software Lifecycle automation control design development language management modeling modelling quality management software software development standards technology time

Editors and affiliations

  • Jean-Claude Derniame
    • 1
  • Badara Ali Kaba
    • 2
  • David Wastell
    • 3
  1. 1.LORIAVandoeuvre CedexFrance
  2. 2.Polytechnical University of Bobo-Dioulasso 01Bobo-Dioulasso 01Burkina Faso
  3. 3.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of ManchesterManchesterUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/3-540-49205-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1999
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-65516-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-49205-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
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