4GL Productivity Through Information Engineering

  • Peter Haine


Despite the potential benefits of fourth generation language systems, (4GLs), many users are disillusioned by them and do not believe that they come up to their own expectations, let alone the claims of the software vendor. Are these products not what they are cracked up to be, or are there other reasons why they are not delivering the productivity and flexibility claimed of them?


Information Engineer Corporate Data Software Vendor System Life Cycle Data Base Management System 
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  1. [MART81]
    Information Engineering, James Martin & Clive Finkelstein, SAVANT, 1981Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Haine
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  1. 1.Savant Research CentreCoventry Lanchester PolytechnicUK

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